Warrior Welcome

August 26-29, 2023

We are excited to welcome you to campus!

Warrior Welcome, our new student orientation event, is designed to help you make a successful transition to university life. During Warrior Welcome, you’ll explore campus, connect with new friends, and become part of the awesome community Corban is known for.

Your family is also invited to attend over the weekend, August 26-27.

Warrior Welcome 2023 Schedule

(subject to change)

Date and Time Activity Location
Saturday, August 26    
9:00am-12:00pm Resident Check-In and Move-In Gym
10:30am-12:00pm Commuter Check-In Gym
11:30am-1:30pm Lunch Dining Hall
12:00-1:00pm Campus Tours Clock Tower
1:00-3:00pm Corban Men’s Soccer v. Concordia University, Nebraska Outdoor Athletic Complex
2:00-4:00pm Workshops Various
4:30-5:00pm Kick Off Gym
5:15-6:45pm Dinner Schimmel Hall
7:00-8:30pm Parent Welcome Dessert (parent event) Psalm Center and Plaza
7:00-8:30pm Meet Seminar Groups (student event) Various
8:45-9:30pm Worship Night Amphitheater
9:30pm Late Night Pancake Feed Dining Hall
Sunday, August 27    
10:00-11:00am Worship Service Psalm Center
11:00am-12:00pm Brunch Psalm Center Plaza
12:00-1:00pm New Commuter Gathering (student event) South Solarium in Library
12:00-1:00pm Meet Corban (parent event) Psalm Center
12:00-1:00pm Residence Hall Welcome (student event) Various
1:00-2:30pm Corban Fair Gym
2:30pm Parents Say Goodbye / Community Prayer Gym Parking Lot
3:00-9:00pm Games /Dinner / Activity Outdoor Athletic Complex / Various
Monday, August 28    
7:00-8:00am Breakfast Dining Hall
8:00am-12:00pm Seminar Meetings Psalm Center
12:00am-1:00pm Lunch Dining Hall
1:00-2:00pm Church Expo Gym
2:00-4:00pm Ultimate Frisbee Outdoor Athletic Complex
4:30-6:00pm Dinner Dining Hall
6:30-9:00pm Campus Adventure Evening Psalm Center and Plaza
Tuesday, August 29    
8:00-9:00am Breakfast Dining Hall
9:00am-12:00pm SERVE Project Psalm Center / Various
12:30-2:30pm Lunch Dining Hall
5:30-7:00pm Dinner Dining Hall
7:30-9:00pm Community Life Launch Psalm Center
Wednesday, August 30    
10:00am Convocation Psalm Center


Workshops on Saturday, August 26, last approximately 45 minutes, and each one will be offered twice, at 2:00pm and 3:00pm. Seating is first-come, first-served.

Workshop Options
Low-Stress Success
presented by Student Support

Learn from the Corban experts about tutoring, writing lab, and other support opportunities to help you succeed and earn a college GPA that surprises everyone but you.

Unplug and Plug In
presented by Student Life

Find out what makes Corban “tick.” Corban’s Dean of Student Engagement will explain, inspire, and educate on all the events, experiences, and traditions that will make your year at Corban one you won’t forget.

Living Large: Embracing Your New Dorm Community
presented by Student Life

First time living with a stranger? You’re not the only one. Come and learn from the community life team on what it means to live a safe and memorable year in the dorms

How to Succeed as a Student Athlete
presented by Athletics

If you are a Corban athlete, or the parent/guest of a Corban athlete, this workshop is for you! Learn about athletic expectations, eligibility, surviving travel, and succeeding academically as a student-athlete.

It’s Academic
presented by Academics

Getting an education is arguably the primary reason you’re at Corban. Find out from faculty leadership what it means to be a student at Corban, how to be successful, and how to transition from high school academics or another college smoothly into the Corban classroom.


Seminar Groups

Seminar groups will meet throughout Warrior Welcome to help you connect with other students in your major and get a great start to life at college. Transfer students will also attend seminar meetings during Warrior Welcome with their academic program.