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August 2014

  • Learn more about transferring to St. Edward's
    Friday, August 1, 12:00pm-1:00pm at Fleck Hall, Room 305

    We invite you to join us for our Transfer Information Sessions from noon-1 p.m. Friday, August 1.
    During this session, you’ll learn more about St. Edward’s University and our transfer admission process, along with information about our majors and internship opportunities will also be provided.  Light refreshments will be provided.  This is a free event.
    Register today:  https://ennect.com/e2429/register
     

  • Learn More About the Bachelor’s Degree Completion Program at St. Edward's
    Tuesday, August 5, 6:00pm-8:00pm at Fleck Hall, Room 305

    Ready to finish your bachelor’s degree? New College at St. Edward’s offers you the support of a well-known university with a distinguished history of providing high-quality education to adult students.
    Attend a St. Edward's University information session and learn about our degree completion programs.  Refreshments will be provided.
    RSVP for the Tuesday, Aug. 5 event at https://ennect.com/e2346.
     

  • Retirement Reception for Russell Sterns
    Thursday, August 7, 4:00pm-6:00pm at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, Kresge Game Room

    After 27 years of service to the university as Head Tennis Coach, Russell Sterns is handing off his racquet. Sterns is only the second men’s tennis coach in the history of the university, having replaced his former coach, and Hall of Famer, Brother Emmett Strohmeyer in 1987. His storied tenure as one of the all-time winningest coaches on the Hilltop includes coaching both the men’s and women’s teams.
    For the full release follow link below.

  • Learn More About the MBA program at St. Edward's
    Thursday, August 7, 6:00pm-8:00pm at North Austin Campus, 9420 Research Blvd, Echelon III Austin, Texas 78759

    Learn about our flexible course schedules, and the career skills and credentials you’ll gain in the program. Find out how a graduate degree is a smart investment. See if our nationally ranked university is the right fit for your goals.  
    Meet faculty members, and see how this challenging and rewarding program can enhance your professional success and personal fulfillment.
    RSVP for the Thursday, Aug. 7 event at https://ennect.com/e2383.

  • Learn More About the MA in Counseling at St. Edward's
    Tuesday, August 12, 6:00pm-8:00pm at North-TBD

    These small group sessions are typically held in the evening, and serve as an introduction to St. Edward's, our MA in Counseling program design, the practicum and licensure process, as well as strategies to put your best foot forward in the application process.
    RSVP for the Tuesday, Aug. 12 event at https://ennect.com/e2383.
     

  • New Undergraduate Student Orientation - Transfer Session
    Monday, August 18, 8:00am-4:00pm

    Transfer students and their respective families and friends will be on campus Monday,  August 18 , to get acquainted with the university and all of its resources. Please welcome the newest Hilltoppers to our community. If you see any lost parents or students, please direct them to one of the Orientation staff members who will be able to assist them.

  • New Undergraduate Student Orientation - Freshman Session 6
    Wednesday, August 20, 8:00am-Thursday, August 21, 4:00pm

    Incoming freshman students and their respective families and friends will be on campus Wednesday, August 20, and Thursday, August 21, to get acquainted with the university and all of its resources. Please welcome the newest Hilltoppers to our community. If you see any lost parents or students, please direct them to one of the Orientation staff members who will be able to assist them.

  • Campus Connections
    Wednesday, August 20, 6:30pm-8:30pm at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, Mabee Ballroom

    New Incoming students will participate in the "First 4 Experience", a challenge that educates them about important happenings in the first 4 weeks of the new school year. They will then be matched with 4 organizations that best fit their personal interests. This event is key in their mission to "take on their world".

  • First Friday Block Party
    Friday, August 22, 7:00pm-9:00pm at BMH/Dujarie Lawn

     Need to cool off and relax after moving in? Join UPB and the Transitional Experiences Council for the annual Welcome Days: First Friday Block Party? Meet new students and families while enjoying a summer night of music and cool treats.  Free for all students and families!

  • First Friday Block Party
    Friday, August 22, 7:00pm-9:00pm

    Welcome to your “First Friday” on the hilltop!Meet new students and families while enjoying a summer night of music and cool treats.

  • Hunt on the Hilltop Extravaganza!
    Saturday, August 23, 8:30pm-10:00pm at Recreation Field near Teresa Residence Hall

    This social event and scavenger hunt will be unlike anything else you have ever experienced. It’s entertainment! It’s active! It’s fun! It’s the perfect way to make new friends and get excited about the start of your first year! Wear tennis shoes.

  • Soul Food Sunday
    Sunday, August 24, 12:00pm-2:00pm at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, Mabee Ballroom

     Join us for our annual Soul Food Sunday event--bringing together alumni, families, new students, current students, faculty, and staff for food, fellowship, and important resources for the Black and African American community on campus and around Austin!

  • Freshman Legacy Walk
    Sunday, August 24, 3:00pm-6:00pm at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, Mabee Ballroom

    A special hilltop tradition, the Legacy Walk invites Freshman to join their class in a procession through the iconic red doors of Main Building, through the heart of campus and into the Medallion Ceremony marking your entrance into the St. Edward’s community.
     

  • Commuter Community Meeting
    Sunday, August 24, 5:30pm-6:30pm at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, Jones Auditorium

    An opportunity for all off-campus first-year students to meet each other and their Commuter Assistants, build community, and learn about involvement opportunities.

  • University Ring Day
    Tuesday, August 26, 11:00am-Thursday, August 28, 7:00pm at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, The Hilarion Lobby

    Blue and Gold, Toppers, The Red Doors, Friends, Experiences and Traditions.
    Come on out and express your school love by ordering your St. Edward's University Ring!

  • University Ring Day
    Wednesday, August 27, 11:00am-Friday, August 29, 7:00pm at Robert and Pearle Ragsdale Center, Main Lobby

    Blue & Gold, The Red Doors, Topper, Friends, Experiences and Traditions--All the things we love about St. Edward's and more.
    Celebrate and honor your love for St. Edward's University by ordering your University Ring today!

  • Sophomore Hall Reunions
    Thursday, August 28, 7:00pm-9:00pm at DUJ/BMH Lawn, Teresa Lawn, The Canyon in The Village

    This event will allow returning sophomores to reconnect with their Freshman residence hall freinds at the start of  the semester.

  • Sophomore Hall Reunions
    Thursday, August 28, 7:00pm-9:00pm at DUJ/BMH Lawn, Teresa Lawn, The Canyon in The Village

    This event will allow returning sophomores to recconect with their freshman residence hall friends at the start of the semester!

  • Catch the Bus to HEB Plus
    Thursday, August 28, 8:00pm-9:00pm at HEB Plus on Riverside

     Excursion out to HEB Plus on Riverside so that students can buy some necessary items at the beginning of the year!

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