Welcome Week - Spring 2022

Welcome Week 2022

Check Out Normandale Welcome Events!
Attend in-person or click on the links below to participate. If you have questions, email studentlife@normandale.edu.


9-11 am: Breakfast with the President - Enjoy pancakes, hot coffee, and juice with College President, Dr. Ester!  Location: The Overlook - Kopp Student Center 

10 am & 11 am: Walking Tacos & Tours of Campus - Get a personal tour of Normandale campus, including our new spaces! Location: College Services Entrance 

Begins Monday at 9 am, ends Friday at 4 pm: Scavenger Hunt - Play in-person or online to find all of the resources. To participate, look for posters around campus and scan the QR Code or click here to scan the virtual QR code. The first 30 people to find all of Normandale's resources and submit their forms, will win a Pop Fidget Keychain! Location: Details in the Jan. 10 issue of the Student Roar newsletter - emailed every Monday to your in box.


9 am-1 pm: Supplies & Snacks Giveaway - Do you need supplies to start off the semester? Stop by the giveaway to pick up your basic school supply needs and while you're here, grab some snacks! Location: The Overlook - Kopp Student Center 

10 am-12 pm: Mario Kart Tournament - Have some fun putting the pedal to the metal during this tournament! Location: Fireside Room - Kopp Student Center

12-1 pm: - Drop in to enjoy free food, meet Tutoring Center staff and learn about tutoring services available to you this year. Location: Tutoring Center (C 2140)

2 pm: Movie Showing - Enjoy a movie presentation of Spirited Away. Location: The Overlook - Kopp Student Center


10 am-1 pm: Involvement Fair: 

2-3 pm: Yoga with Anita - Join a yoga session and kick the semester off right! Location: Gymnasium - Activites Building and via Zoom  

2-3 pm: Social Media Challenge - All Day Virtual - Find posters of Norm the Lion around campus. Take a selfie and post to your story/feed and tag Instagram: @normandaleroar or Facebook: Norm the Lion. Winners will be selected for prizes by random drawing! Location: Details in the Jan. 10 issue of the Student Roar newsletter - emailed every Monday to your in box.      


10-11 am: Managing Stress & Mental Health with Dr. Amy - Join us for a discussion about mental health with Normandale's licensed psychologist, and mental health care provider. - EVENT CANCELED (Get more information on Normandale's Counseling and Mental Health services. 

11 am-1 pm: Crafts & Cocoa - Come unwind and decorate a mug, paint a rock, or color a picture. We'll be serving cookies and you will get your own to-go-packet for DIY hot chocolate! Location: The Overlook- Kopp Student Center

2-3 pm: Yoga with Anita - Join a yoga session and kick the semester off right! Location: Gymnasium - Activites Building and Via Zoom

2-4 pm: Virtual Student Life - Drop in any time between 2-4PM to ask questions or get information about Student Life and how you can be a part of Normandale's campus community. We can answer questions about how to start or join clubs and orgs, leadership programs, student resources, wellness, and more! Location: via Zoom


10 am-2 pm: Warm Up with Us - Hang out with us and watch a movie, eat Nachos, and drink Hot Cocoa! We will be screening the film Eddie the Eagle starting at 11 am. Location: The Overlook - Kopp Student Center

2-4 pm: Virtual Kahoot - Join Student Life virtually to play a few rounds of Kahoot!, the online interactive quiz platform. Location: via Zoom (password: NC2022)

*Normandale Welcome Events are a great time to find out what Normandale offers when it comes to your academic and social needs. Stay connected to find out more about what Normandale has to offer to fit your individual interests.