Orientation Welcome Week

Wednesday, July 30 - Saturday, August 2, 2014

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CMHS - Center for Medical and Health Sciences
306 Liberty View Lane, Lynchburg, Va. 24502
TRBC - Thomas Road Baptist Church 
1 Mountain View Road, Lynchburg, Va. 24502

The CMHS features 2 Auditoriums on the 1st Floor.
  Auditorium Red is #1025.
  Auditorium Blue is #1014.

Wednesday, July 30

7:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast Items
Provided for Class (Muffins, coffee, etc.)
2nd Floor Lobby

8:15 - 10:00 a.m.    


Welcome & Opening Session (#1)
  Culture, Mission, & Vision of LUCOM
  Responsibility of a Physician

Auditorium Blue
10:15 - 11:50 a.m.           Session #2
  Overview of Curriculum & Schedule
  LUCOM Policies and Procedures

Auditorium Blue
12:00 - 1:15 p.m. Lunch with LUCOM Faculty and Staff
4th Floor/OMM Lab
1:30 - 2:30 p.m. Session #3
  Office of Student Services
  Liberty University Police Department
  Academic Assignments
Auditorium Blue

2:30 - 3:15 p.m.  


Administrative Functions
Group A: Vehicle Registration
Group B: Flames Pass distribution
Group C: 
Individual Portrait

(A) Auditorium Red
(B) Auditorium Blue
(C) 2nd Floor

3:15 - 4:00 p.m.

Administrative Functions (cont.)
Group C: Vehicle Registration
Group A: Flames Pass distribution
Group B: 
Individual Portrait

(A) Auditorium Red
(B) Auditorium Blue 
(C) 2nd Floor

4:00 - 4:45 p.m. Administrative Functions (cont.)
Group B: Vehicle Registration
Group C: Flames Pass distribution
Group A: Formal Picture

(A) Auditorium Red
(B) Auditorium Blue 
(C) 2nd Floor

4:45-5:45 p.m.

Introduction to Anatomy Lab and Cadaveric Anatomy

4th FL, Anatomy Lab

6:30 p.m.

A Night of the Great American Pastime:
Baseball, Hot Dogs, and Apple Pie ---
Class Social (Optional) - see additional info

City of Lynchburg/Hillcats Stadium


Thursday, July 31

8:30 a.m. Distribution of Class Polo Shirts
CMHS 2nd Floor (Lobby)
9:00 - 10:30 a.m.   Session #4
  Office of the Registrar Presentation
  LUCOM SGA & Professional Organizations
  Office of Financial Aid Presentation

Auditorium Blue
10:45 - 11:45 a.m.   Session #5
  Library & Learning Resources
  Student Health & Counseling Resources

Auditorium Blue
Noon Lunch OMM Lab

1:30 p.m.  

Session #6
  Class Meeting (Vision and Motto)

Auditorium Blue

2:00 p.m.

Distribution of Electronic Resources
  Computers, iClickers, etc.

Auditorium Blue

4:30 p.m.


Family Picnic hosted by Faculty of LUCOM
Students, Staff, and Faculty, along w/
families and friends, are welcome to attend


Williams Football Stadium
3rd Floor, Club Level


Friday, August 1

7:30 a.m. Academic Class Picture in Polo Shirts
All students, faculty, & staff asked to wear
LUCOM Polo (slacks for men, skirt for women)

Auditorium Blue
8:00 a.m. Casual Class Picture
(Faculty and Staff will participate)
CMHS Main Entrance
8:30 a.m. Attire Change for Service Day CMHS

9:00 a.m.       

Class Service Event: "Play Day" for YMCA
and COM Students

Lynchburg, VA
3:00 p.m. White Coat Ceremony Rehearsal Auditorium Blue


Saturday, August 2

8:30-9:30 a.m.                   Individual Portraits of Students in White Coat
Students should arrive in
dark professional/business attire with white coat.
(Men wear coat, dark dress shirt and tie; ladies wear 
dark dress, suit, and blouse). See additional info.
Main Street

10:00 a.m.

White Coat Ceremony


11:30 a.m.

White Coat Ceremony Class Photo


12:00 - 2:00 p.m.                                


Open House
Family, friends, and guests are
welcome to view the new Center for
Medical and Health Sciences




Sunday, August 3

11:00 a.m.

Thomas Road Baptist Church - Morning Service
Inaugural class is invited to attend service as a group.
Class will be recognized during ceremony.
Please plan to arrive no later than 10:30 a.m.