This page is still showing activities from 2015. While some of these events take place every year, it is not guaranteed that every activity here will be a part of the 2016 orientation.
FREE activities include:
- Continental breakfasts each morning during the week in the Education Union.
- Welcome Luncheon on campus on Monday, August 3
- Lunch in LRC on CPR Training Day, Tuesday, August 4
- Night at City Museum on Tuesday, August 4 at 7 pm. Advanced sign up is greatly encouraged!
- The Campus Ministry Pool party on Wednesday evening, August 5 - Enjoy an evening of free food, Ted Drewes custard, volleyball and swimming. This is a great opportunity to meet your classmates and MS2s, MS3s, and MS4s. Spouses and children are invited. Advanced sign up is greatly encouraged!
- Lunch "On the Town" in establishments all over St. Louis, Thursday, August 6
- The American Medical Women's Association Social on Thursday, August 6 - A student and faculty social and a great meet and greet opportunity for our new female students (sorry, but event is open to women only). Talk to female students, residents and physicians, and learn about the experiences and different professions available to you in medical school. Hosted by Dr. Susan Heaney.
- Dodge Ball Tournament on Thursday, August 6 - Simon Rec Center - For the male students while the female students are at the AMWA event.
- Anheuser-Busch tour (free) and Trip to Ted Drewes (nominal cost) on Saturday, August 8
Possible ADDITIONAL EVENTS REQUIRING TICKET PURCHASE OR FEES
- Bowling at Tropicana Lanes Monday, August 3. Advanced sign up encouraged but will also be available at White Coat Ceremony and on first day of Orientation in the Student Education Union. Cost will be $11 per person
- Solar Open - Golfers and Hackers of all skill levels can get together for 9 holes of fun on the links at the Highlands Golf Course in Forest Park! Cost is $25 per person, which includes a golf cart. Advanced sign up is greatly encouraged!