Welcome Week


Welcome Week 2017

Asbury University’s Welcome Week provides new students with the support and resources to successfully enter Asbury’s social, spiritual, and intellectual community. All new and transfer students enrolling full-time are expected to attend Welcome Week. Transfers with 30 credits or more begin Welcome Week on Thursday, August 10-13; all other new and transfer students with 29 credits or under begin Tuesday, August 8-13, 2017.

Before coming to campus, look over the checklist below to make sure you’re prepared to arrive.


Visit the Accepted Students website and complete the checklist. https://www.asbury.edu/admissions/undergraduate/accepted-students


Visit the Housing Page for your Housing Preference Form and more information on moving to Asbury. https://www.asbury.edu/student-life/housing/new-students


There is a brief Family and Friends Orientation on August 8 and 9. A schedule will be posted soon on the website: https://www.asbury.edu/student-life/parents


During Welcome Week all new students will take the Language Proficiency Exam. For more information on how to select which exam, or why, click the link below: https://www.asbury.edu/sites/default/files/u954/Language_Placement_Exam.pdf


Dates for incoming freshmen (those with 29 or fewer credit hours) are Tuesday, August 8th through Sunday, August 13th. View the tentative Welcome Week schedule for freshmen and freshmen transfers. Incoming transfer students (those with 30 or more transferrable post-high school credit hours) are to arrive Thursday, August 10th. View the tentative schedule for transfer students with 30 or more credits. A finalized schedule for both programs will be available at Welcome Week registration.



Our faculty, staff, and students are so excited to welcome you! If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact me. I look forward to meeting you soon in person!

Heather Tyner
Assistant Director of Student Leadership Development