Welcome Days Schedule


​September 2 
​1 p.m. Invited football players arrive for pre-season

​September 4
​6 p.m. Dorms open for international student arrival. (International students may arrive on September 4 or 5 to accommodate flight schedules, but are encouraged to arrive and register on the 6.)

September 5
​9-11 a.m. Proctors and new International student registration.
​4:30-6 p.m. International Family Reception (Head of School’s House)

September 6
​All other Upper School students arrive on campus. Arrival travel forms will be available in Veracross later in the summer. Any arrival travel questions should be directed to Student Services Coordinator Jenna Motyka.
​8:30-10:30 a.m. Registration for all Upper School boarding students
11 a.m. to 12 p.m: Registration for all Upper School day students
​1:30 p.m. Students and families meet faculty and advisors.
​2:45 p.m. Upper School assembly in Phillips Stevens Chapel
​3:45 p.m. Afternoon program begins for all Upper School students
​5:45 p.m. Cookout dinner by advisory.(Day students should plan to be picked up between 6-7 p.m.)

September 7
All Middle School students arrive for Welcome Days
​9 a.m.- 3 p.m. Upper School Orientation
​3:30-5:30 p.m. Afternoon Program for all Upper School students

September 8
8:30 a.m. First day of classes begins
3:30-5:30 p.m. Afternoon program

September 9
​5:30-6:15 p.m. Convocation on International Terrace of Reed Campus Center (formal dress)
​6:30 p.m. Senior Dinner in Birch Dining Commons, Class Dinners for grades 9-11 in Cain Athletic Center.
​7:30-10 p.m.- All-campus activity TBD

September 14
Middle School Orientation at Springfield College