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    Welcome Weekend

    Welcome Weekend

    Welcome to the beginning of your Lackawanna College experience! Our Welcome Weekend is designed to provide all of our new students with the information they need to flourish as they start the year. Explore campus, meet our staff, hear from President Mark Volk and ask questions. Whether you’re studying for a bachelor’s degree, associate degree, or professional certificate, we’re proud to count you as one of our Falcon family. Get ready to #LiveIn3D with us!

    Fall 2019 Schedule

    Friday, Aug. 23, 2019 - New Resident Move-In Day

    9 AM – 2 PM: New Resident Check-In
    Angeli Hall front lobby, 501 Vine Street.

    11 AM: Commuter Academic Information Session
    These sessions are offered to commuters who were unable to attend Academic Orientations over the summer.
    Computer labs, second floor of Angeli Hall, 501 Vine Street.

    11 AM and 3 PM: Parent Information Sessions
    Reception Hall, third floor of Angeli Hall, 501 Vine Street.

    NOON – 1:30 PM: Resident Student Brunch
    Dining Commons, Culinary Center second floor, 409 Adams Avenue.

    4 – 6 PM: Resident Student Dinner
    Dining Commons, Culinary Center second floor, 409 Adams Avenue.

    8 PM: Resident Student Social
    Students are invited to celebrate their first night on campus in their respective residence halls.

    Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019 - Falcon Fest - Live In 3D: Dream. Discover. Do.

    Important College offices open from 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM.
    Student ID photos may be taken after 1 PM at the Public Safety building, 540 Wyoming Avenue, if they were not taken during your academic orientation.

    10 AM: Check-In
    Angeli Hall front lobby, 501 Vine Street.

    10:30 -11:30 AM: Welcome Program for New Students
    Peoples Security Bank Theater, Angeli Hall, 501 Vine Street.

    11 AM – 3 PM: Returning Resident Student Move-In
    Check-in at the Falcons’ Nest, ground floor of Angeli Hall, 501 Vine Street.

    11:30 AM – 2 PM: Welcome Block Party and Club Fair
    Lunch provided for all students.
    Angeli Hall parking lot, 500 block of Vine Street.

    4 – 6 PM: Resident Student Dinner
    Dining Commons, Culinary Center second floor, 409 Adams Avenue.

    8 – 10 PM: Welcome Falcon Party
    Free event for all students with food provided.
    Falcons’ Nest, ground floor of Angeli Hall, 501 Vine Street.

    Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019 - The Final Countdown

    NOON – 1:30 PM: Resident Student Brunch
    Dining Commons, Culinary Center second floor, 409 Adams Avenue.

    1 – 2 PM: Academic Information Session for New Resident Students
    Angeli Hall, 501 Vine Street.

    1 – 2 PM: Mandatory Returning Resident Student Updates
    Peoples Security Bank Theater, Angeli Hall, 501 Vine Street.

    2 – 4 PM: Mandatory Information Session for New Resident Students
    For all new resident students who moved to campus after August 13, 2019.
    Peoples Security Bank Theater, Angeli Hall, 501 Vine Street.

    4 – 6 PM: Resident Student Dinner
    Dining Commons, Culinary Center second floor, 409 Adams Avenue.

    5:30 – 7:30 PM: Intramurals and Other Activities
    Student Union, 500 Jefferson Avenue.

    8 PM: Seeley and Tobin Hall Resident Information Sessions
    Compete in a Kahoot campus quiz and enjoy walking tacos.
    Info sessions held in students’ respective residence halls.

    Monday, Aug. 26, 2019 - Fall 2019 Semester Starts

    Normal dining hours available. Visit metzlackawanna.com for hours, menus and more.

    8 AM: First Fall 2019 Classes Begin
    It’s the beginning of your academic career at Lackawanna College. Get a good night’s rest, get to class on time, and work hard. Good luck, Falcons!