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SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Full GO Weekend schedule as of 07/13/2022.

This schedule is subject to change. Please check back at this website for the latest information regarding all events during GO weekend.

 

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Date

 

Event

Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2022  
  • Freshman Move-In
    • Time: Check email for your scheduled time
    • Place: All over campus
   
  • Yard Games in the Quad with Campus Ministries 
    • Time: 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
    • Place: Residential Quad 
    • All of your favorite yard games from corn hole, spikeball, to ultimate frisbee.
Thursday, Aug. 18, 2022  
  • Freshman Move-In
    • Time: Check email for your scheduled time
    • Place: All over campus
   
  • Govs Island
    • Time: 2-5 p.m.
    • Place: Governors Terrace Quad
    • Come hang out and jump inside of bounce houses, race through obstacle courses, or just relax and enjoy a snow cone or 10. 
   
  • Luau Pizza Party at the Foy Pool
    • Time: 6-8 p.m.
    • Place: Foy Fitness Center Pool
   
  • Peaycake Breakfast and Trivia
    • Time: 9:00-11:00 p.m.
    • Place: Cafe
Friday, Aug. 19, 2022  
  • Freshman Move-In
    • Time: Check email for your scheduled time
    • Place: All over campus
   
  • Lunch on Your Own
    • Time: 12-1:30 p.m.
    • Place: Café
   
  • Legacy Freshman Pinning Ceremony & Reception
    • Time: 2-3 p.m.
    • Place: Morgan University Center Ballroom
   
  • Freshman Convocation (MANDATORY EVENT)
    • Time: 3:30 p.m. (Check in opens at 3 p.m.)
    • Place: Dunn Center
    • You are officially a Gov! You will be welcomed by President Licari and your Student Government President Xavier Vincent. 
   
  • Student Organization Fair & Block Party
    • Time: 4-6 p.m.
    • Place: Dunn Bowl
    • Student Organizations will be setup outside excited to talk to you! This is your chance to start getting involved on campus from day 1.
   
  • Dinner and Karaoke with the Orientation Leaders
    • Time: 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
    • Cafeteria
    • Can you sing? It doesn't matter, this is all about having a great time with the Orientation Leaders you got to meet over the summer. 
   
  • Govs Gathering (parents and guests)
    • Time: 6-7 p.m. (concert starts at 7:00  p.m.)
    • Place: Downtown Commons
    • Parents and Family Members, come hang out in beautiful downtown Clarksville and enjoy the sunset as you listen to live music. 
   
  • Glowchella
    • Time: 8-11 p.m. 
    • Place: Intramural Fields
Saturday, Aug. 20, 2022  
  • APSU 1000 Class (MANDATORY)
    • Time: 10-11:30 a.m.
    • Place: Meet at the Intramural Field located on Drane Street.
    • This is your first day of class! You will meet with your APSU 1000 class and your Peer Leader will give you all of the information you need to start off the semester. 
   
  • Lunch on Your Own
    • Time: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
    • Place: Café
   
  • Blowing off STEaM with the College of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics

    • Time: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
    • Place: UC Plaza
    • There will be pizza, liquid nitrogen ice cream, and “explosions”. Come see all of the wonders hidden in the college of STEM! 
   
  • Student Organization/Academic Department Sessions
    • Time: 1-3 p.m.
    • Place: Morgan University Center
    • 15 minute sessions to learn all about the organizations and departments on campus that interest you the most!
   
  • Monocle Madness Carnival
    • Time: 6-10 p.m.
    • Place: Behind Library
    • A full carnival here on campus just for our wonderful students and staff. 
Sunday, Aug. 21, 2022  
  • Govs Outdoors Trips
    • Time: 8 a.m.-End of Trip
    • Place: Kayaking/Hiking/Climbing/Ropes Course
    • Space is limited, sign up here!
   
  • G.O. Weekend Service Project
    • Time: 10:30 a.m.- Noon 
    • Place: Cumberland River Cleanup, SOS Garden Project, Park Cleanup.
    • Sign up here!
   
  • United Worship Service
    • Time: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
    • Place: Morgan University Center Ballroom
   
  • Lunch on Your Own 
    • Time: 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
    • Place: Café
   
  • The 2nd Annual "Govs Garage" Car Show & Meet-Up
    • Time: 12 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
    • Foy Fitness Center Parking Lot 
    • Registration is free at PeayLink.com and the deadline to sign up is Friday, August 19th. Everyone is welcome.  Admission is free and open to the public.

   
  • Foy Open House (Get Rec'd)
    • Time: 1-3 p.m.
    • Place: Foy Fitness Center
    • Come hang out at the Foy and take part in short versions of all their fitness classes or make your way to the basketball courts to participate in different sports!
   
  • Color Run (1 mile campus run or walk)
    • Time: 3 p.m.
    • Place: Intramural Field
    • Run/Jog/Walk around campus as you have paint thrown on you and then finish in our intramural field with more paint!
   
  • Housing Block Party
    • Time: 5-7 p.m.
    • Place: UC Plaza by Subway 
    • Did someone say free dinner? Yes we did, come hang out with some of your peers while you talk about how excited you are for the first day of class!