We’re so glad you’re here. At Warner, we want to help you not only reach your academic goals, but also grow in your faith and find your calling. We pray your college journey will be beyond belief. Check out everything you need to know about moving in to Warner University below. —Dr. David Hoag, President of Warner University #MyWarner #MyAdventure

Fall 2020 Orientation Schedule  


Saturday, August 22nd


8:00am – 11:30am                   New Student Check-in  (Last name A – L)                                 Pontious (PLRC)


12:00pm -4:00pm                   New Student Check-in  (Last name M – Z)                                   Pontious (PLRC)


Check-in at the Pontious Learning Resource Center to begin the process of move-in. Once you receive the necessary information and materials, you will proceed to your assigned residence hall where you will pick up your dorm key in the dorm lobby. Resident Directors (RDs) and volunteers will be on hand to help you unload your belongings and move them into your room.


11:00am – 2:00pm                  Food Trucks on Campus                                            The Courtyard


Food truck meal purchases will be available for EVERYONE on campus.


5:00pm                                   The Royal Walk                                                        The Courtyard


Our new Royals are invited to an official start to their time as students at Warner University with President David Hoag. Parents and family are encouraged to participate in this send-off and special memory of the day. We would love for returners to join us to welcome the new students!


5:30pm                                   Orientation Group Round Up                                    The Courtyard


All new students will meet their Orientation Group Leaders and classmates in the courtyard and officially kick off the fun!



6:00pm                                    Dinner  (for students)                                         Alumni Dining Hall


Students will enjoy dinner with fellow classmates in the Alumni Dining Hall.



8:30pm                                   Drive-in Movie                                                          Softball Field

Enjoy a night under the stars watching an awesome movie on the silver screen. You can park your car or bring a lawn chair. Let’s go to the movies! Popcorn, cotton candy, & drinks provided. We would love for returning students to join in as well!



Sunday, August 23rd


9:00am-10:00am                     Worship on the Lawn                                                    The Courtyard


Enjoy worshiping with members of the Warner community and hear an inspiring message from Steven Weathers, Dean of Students. We would love for returning students to join in as well!


10:00-11:30am                        Brunch                                                              Alumni Dining Hall


ID required to charge meals or credit card service available.



12:00pm-4:00pm                 *New Students: Let’s Go Royals! / WU 101          Various Locations


Orientation groups will meet up and participate in one of three sessions for some fun and time to get to know their Warner University home.


4:30–6:00pm                        Dinner                                                         Alumni Dining Hall


ID required to charge meals.



7:00pm                                A Royal Scavenger Hunt                                                                   Clock Tower


Meet up with your orientation groups to get instruction on this fun team building experience to help you become more familiar with your home away from home.



Monday, August 24th       First Day of Classes