The Ohana student leadership team has designed a diverse group of activities to fill each day and build an "Ohana" that will provide you with a supportive community and an opportunity to be a part of past Ohana groups (over 100 current students). Each evening there will be options to join fun group activities. This schedule is subject to change.
Saturday, August 18
Registration and Check-in, Montag Center, Willamette Campus
Register, check-in and pickup any "last-minute" items needed.
Family Meal, Montag Den, Willamette Campus
We will meet for meal- "Ohana-Style" (Your Families are encouraged to stay and attend). Activities include spending time getting to know your leaders and other Ohana participants.
Sunday, August 19
Portland Visit, Portland, Oregon
We take as short drive down I-5 to downtown Portland and explore the diversity of downtown in the "Big City." Sites will include the Portland Saturday Market with it's diversity of vendors and food and Powell's Bookstore--the largest book store in the world.
Willamette TourExplore, Downtown Salem
We will take time to explore downtown Salem
Monday, August 20
WU ResourceTour, Willamette Campus
Ohana Leaders will share their experiences and you will have an opportunity to explore important resources ad support services needed to navigate WU.
Faculty Panel, Willamette Campus
Meet our incredible faculty and discuss ways to be academically successful.
Cultural Issues Conversation, Willamette Campus
Take part in "Cultural Issues" - a "real" conversation of what one might expect as a multicultural student and shared experiences on how to flourish during your time at WU.
Tuesday, August 21
Road trip to the Oregon Coast. Visit the Factory Outlet Mall and beaches in Lincon City.
Wednesday, August 22
Opening Days Activities, Willamette Campus