2018 Schedule of Events

Wednesday, August 15th

  • 9:00 am – 1:00 pm // Hillcamp Check-in // Taylor Center
  • 9:00 am – 1:00 pm // Housing Move-in // University Village Clubhouse
  • 12:00 pm // Hillcamp Participant Lunch on Own // Hillcat Café and Hilltop Coffee Shop & Juice Bar in Taylor Center open 8:30 am – 1:00 pm for cash/credit/debit transactions
  • 1:00 pm // Honors/PLC Student Lunch and Meeting with Dr. Ford // Baird Hall 101
  • 2:00 pm // Parents’ Browsing Session // University Village Clubhouse
  • 5:00 pm // Dinner // Chapman Dining Hall
  • 6:00 pm // Hillcamp Welcome // Soldier Field
  • 6:45 pm // Small Groups // Soldier Field
  • 7:30 pm // Dinner on Own // Hilltop Coffee Shop & Juice Bar in Taylor Center open 7:30-8:30 pm
  • 8:00 pm // Think Fast // Taylor Ballroom
  • 9:30 pm // Mini Mission
  • 10:00 pm // Goodnight/Free Time

Thursday, August 16th

  • 8:00 am // Breakfast // Chapman Dining Hall
  • 9:00 am // Overview of RSU Computing // Will Rogers Auditorium
  • 9:20 am // Computer Labs with Small Groups, Complete Haven // Assigned Locations
  • 10:30 am // Small Groups // Assigned Locations
  • 11:00 am – 1:00 pm // Bookstore VIP Event // Taylor Center
  • 12:00 pm // Lunch // Chapman Dining Hall
  • 1:00 pm // Break // Suggested Activities include Rest, Rec Room open, Campus Offices open
  • 2:00 pm // The More You Know // Will Rogers Auditorium
  • 2:30 pm // Financial Aid & Scholarships Session // Will Rogers Auditorium
  • 3:00 pm // Medium Mission & Lip Sync Practice
  • 5:30 pm // Dinner // Chapman Dining Hall
  • 6:30 pm // Build your boat! // Taylor Center
  • 7:40 pm // Load Vans for Skate Night // Taylor Center Parking Lot
  • 8:00 pm // Skate Night
  • 10:00 pm // Mystery Mission
  • 11:00 pm // Goodnight/Free Time

Friday, August 17th

  • 8:30 am // Continental Breakfast // Sarkey’s Plaza, Taylor Center
  • 9:00 am // Tour of Campus Resources // Will Rogers Auditorium
  • 10:30 am // Student Affairs Overview & Panel // Will Rogers Auditorium
  • 11:00 am // Brunch // Chapman Dining Hall
  • 12:00 pm // School Spirit 101 // Will Rogers Auditorium
  • 12:45 pm // Group Pictures // Will Rogers Auditorium
  • 1:15 pm // Hillcat Protocol Mission // TBD
  • 3:00 pm // Student Development // Will Rogers Auditorium
  • 3:45 pm // Small Groups // Assigned Locations
  • 5:00 pm // Dinner // Chapman Dining Hall
  • 7:00 pm // Target Practice
  • 7:30 pm // Boat Races, Pool Party, Games & Sand Volleyball // UVA Pool
  • 9:00 pm // Dive In Movie: Mission Impossible – Ghost Protocol // UVA Pool
  • 10:45 pm // Wrap Up

Saturday, August 18th

  • 8:00 am // Continental Breakfast // Sarkey’s Plaza, Taylor Center
  • 8:30 am // Leave for Volunteer Project
  • 11:00 am // Return to RSU
  • 11:30 am // Brunch // Chapman Dining Hall
  • 1:00 pm // Lip Sync Battle / Will Rogers Auditorium
  • 2:30 pm // Awards and Closing // Will Rogers Auditorium