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M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan Commuter Program

 

Commuter Resources 

 

For Current WKU Commuters

MPC: Schedule

Sunday, August 13, 2017

5-6 PM

Registration 

Downing Student Union room 2123 (second floor, directly above Starbucks)

Pick up your MPC registration materials including your schedule, name tag, and t-shirt.

6-7:30 PM

Welcome

Downing Student Union room 2123

Meet other MPC participants, review your MPC schedule, and learn about all the fun happening during M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan week.

8:15 PM:

Convocation

Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium

Kick off the week at M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan's opening ceremony. Don't forget to wear your Class of 2020 T-shirt (provided at Registration).

9:15 PM

Class of 2020 Photo Feix Field

10 PM:

Kick-off Social

Downing Student Union South Lawn

 Dance the night away at Glow Zone!


Monday, August 14, 2017

9 AM - 7:45 PM

Educational Sessions

Downing Student Union, room 2123 

Sessions designed to provide you with information and resources to help you make both a successful academic, and social, transition to WKU. The sessions will cover a variety of topics - from navigating campus, parking, campus resources, student services, and time management, to balancing home life and college life, and getting and staying involved in campus activities - that reflect some of the transitional issues first year Commuter students face during their first semester in college.

10:00-11:15 AM

College Kick-Off Meetings

Various Locations

Refer to your MPC schedule for your College Kick-Off Meeting location.

11:30 AM-12:15 PM

Lunch

Fresh Food Company

 

1:30-2:45 PM

CloseUP Theatre Troupe

Van Meter Auditorium  

6:00-6:45 PM

Dinner

Fresh Food Company

 

7:45-8:30 PM

Campus Walking Tour

   Bring your class schedule and we'll show you where your classes are going to be located!

8:30 PM-12:00 AM

Socials

  Optional. View the Socials Schedule.

*Schedule subject to change. Check back often


Monday, August 14 - Thursday, August 17, 2017

You're invited to attend nightly M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan socials! Check your Socials Schedule for details.


Thursday, August 17, 2017

8:30 AM-2:30 PM

Big Red's Blitz (Optional)

Centennial Mall

Participate in WKU's largest community service event!

1:30 PM - 4:30 PM:

Campus and Community Involvement Fair (Optional)

Preston Health and Activities Center

Learn about WKU's student clubs and organizations.                          

7:30-8:30 PM

TopperU (Optional)

Diddle Arena

Win a fabulous prize at the week's closing ceremony.

8:30-10 PM

Closing Concert (Optional)

Diddle Arena

 

Commuter Student Ambassadors

Commuter Student Ambassadors assist with the implementation of the MPC program and serve as Peer Mentors to MPC participants. CSAs are always on-hand to answer your questions, provide tips for success, and share their experiences. Consider your CSA your College Transition Guide...helping lead you to success at WKU!


Participant Expectations

MPC participants are expected to attend all group meetings, educational sessions, and special events not listed as "optional", as well as take advantage of the opportunity to socialize with fellow MPC participants at the nightly social events. Come to MPC with a positive attitude, great enthusiasm, and a willingness to learn! The MPC staff has worked hard to ensure the program is the best it can be, with fun, engaging and interactive sessions. But, your participation will be the determining factor in how much you enjoy the experience. We give 110% and we're hoping you'll do the same!


Contact

MPC is hosted by the Department of Housing & Residence Life

Email: blair.jensen@wku.edu

Phone: (270) 745-2037

Address: ATTN: MPC, 1906 College Heights Blvd. #11093, Bowling Green, KY 42101-1093

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