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Student & Campus Life

Welcome Week Fall 2016

Welcome new and returning students! Below is a schedule of everything you need to know for your first week at Eastern. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us:
Student Services
Student Center 208
918.465.1818
Enrollment Center
First Floor Library Bldg.
918.465.1771
Business Office
Library 119
918.465.1831

Move-In Schedule

Soccer Players: Saturday, July 30 - Noon to 4 p.m.
Soccer Players: Sunday, July 31 - 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Resident Hall Assistants (RAs): Tuesday, Aug. 2 - 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Camp Chahta participants: Wednesday, Aug. 3 - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
ESGA Officers: Thursday, Aug. 4 - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sophomores: Saturday, Aug. 6 - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
New Students and Freshmen: Sunday, Aug. 7 - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Extended Office Hours

Saturday, Aug. 6
Student Services Open 8 a.m.- 8 p.m. (housing/room assignments)

Sunday, Aug. 7
Student Services Open 8 a.m.- 8 p.m. (housing/room assignments)
Additional Offices Open 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Business Office (student IDs, book vouchers, payments)
  • Enrollment Center (parking permits, class schedules)
  • Financial Aid Office (assistance with financial aid, student loans, work study, etc.)
  • Registrar's Office (student records and transcripts, Veterans services, degree checks, FERPA) 
  • Bookstore (books, supplies, spirit gear)

New Student Orientation Schedule (Wilburton)


Monday, Aug. 8 - 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Required for all new students.


8 a.m. - 9 a.m.
Breakfast, Registration & Campus Tours in the Cafeteria  
9:15 a.m. - 10 a.m.
Welcome and General Information in Mitchell Auditorium
10:10 a.m. - 11:10 a.m.
Division meeting with faculty by selected major  
  • Math & Science Division - Sullivan 102
  • Behavioral & Social Sciences Division - Mitchell Auditorium
  • Business Division - Mitchell 201
  • Agriculture Division - Baker 115
  • Language, Humanities & Education Division - Johnny Wray Theatre
  • Nursing Division - Gunning 203
11:20 a.m. - 12:05 p.m.
Breakout Session One with Group 1
Lunch in Cafeteria for Group 2
12:15 p.m. - 1 p.m.   Breakout Session One with Group 2
Lunch in Cafeteria for Group 1
1:15 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Breakout Session Two for Group 1
Breakout Session Three for Group 2
2:15 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Breakout Session Three for Group 1
Breakout Session Two for Group 2

Students will be assigned a group number upon registration. A student Resident Assistant (RA) will take you to each of the four sessions. Don't forget to have your orientation cards punched, there will be great prizes later!

Breakout Session One: Johnnie Wray Theatre/ Pratt Hall
• College Life: Lindy Basden
• Campus Safety: Bryan Denny

Breakout Session Two: Mitchell Hall/ Computer Labs 117 & 118 & 202
• Blackboard Skills: Kellye Semeski
• Campus Communication: Maria Martinez & Gabriela Arroyo

Breakout Session Three: TRiO & Pathways to Success Grant – Johnston Hall, First Floor
• HUB: Debbie Walters, Melissa Juarez & Staff
• Student Success Center: Kinya Meineke
• Project Safe: Karen Lyons

Robbers Cave Cookout

Monday, Aug. 8
5 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Students can enjoy a free cookout and explore the Robbers Cave State Park. A bus will be available to shuttle students. Cookout is open to all new and returning Eastern students.