MOVC Week of Welcome

Class of 2021: Get Ready for WOW!

WOW Schedule for the Mid-Ohio Valley Center

Friday, August 18, 2017

8:30 a.m. WOW Registration Start your MOVC Campus experience! Join us for a light breakfast, register for the day and pick up your WOW t-shirt and packet before your morning session begins.
8:45 a.m. UNI 100 Regional Campus Learn more about the services and opportunities available at your regional center. There are some things you need to know to get ready to start classes. Explore resources such the Marshall University Libraries, the MyMU student portal, MUOnline, and the MU Alert system
9:45 a.m. Break
10:00 a.m. Freshman Convocation Freshman Convocation will be live-streamed to MOVC from the historic Keith- Albee Theatre in downtown Huntington, WV.
11:00 a.m. Mason County Anti-Drug Coalition We will be talking about drugs and the devastation it has on families in our area. Discussion will also cover resources that are available.
Noon Lunch & MU Student ID Session You will be divided into two groups. One group will begin with lunch and the second group will meet with a representative to help establish options for your new Marshall Student ID card. The groups will alternate sessions.
1:00 p.m. Consumer Protection A representative from the West Virginia Attorney General’s Office will discuss credit card fraud, telephone scams, and other ways to protect college students.
1:45 p.m. Academic Expectations This session will help you identify successful college habits and personal behaviors that will help you succeed. Your facilitator will assist you in making an action plan to succeed at Marshall University. The discussion will continue with an emphasis on academic expectations including a review of the academic calendar and the Student Code of Conduct.
 2:30 p.m. Marshall Traditions – Who We Are and Who We Will Become Begin writing your story by considering your expectations and setting your goals for a successful future! Receive a special challenge gift from the Office of the President.
3:00 p.m. Question and Answer Session

2017 WOW Program- MOVC Each student will receive a printed copy at WOW check-in.

Students attending Week of Welcome at MOVC are invited to attend evening and weekend events on the Huntington campus.

See you at WOW! Go Herd!

Questions? Contact us by calling (304) 696-3169 or emailing

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