Fusion First Day Schedule

Register Here for Fusion First Day 2023


Pre-Fusion First Day Event

Greek Life Information Dinner
Thursday, June 22 at 6:00 pm
Findlay Student Center Ballroom
Registration required – please register on the Fusion First Day form

Fusion First Day 2023
Friday, June 23

Time Event
8 – 9:10 a.m. Students and Families Check-In / Information Tables
O’Reilly Family Event Center, Lobby and Arena Floor
Campus departments will be available to provide information and answer questions.
Photos for students IDs available at check-in and in the afternoon at check-out.
8 – 8:30 a.m. Student Athlete Information
Weiser Gym
Nyla Milleson and Erin Kineman
9:10 – 10 a.m. Welcome
O’Reilly Family Event Center
10:10 – 10:35 a.m. Academic Presentations 1, refer to your personalized schedule for locations
10:45 – 11:10 a.m. Academic Presentations 2, refer to your personalized schedule for locations
11:15 – Noon

Students attend FUSE 101 in their assigned classrooms
Please refer to your personalized schedule and name badge for class location

Parents attend Information Sessions
Clara Thompson Hall
Special presentation for parents / guardians on Safety & Security, Tuition and Fee Payment Plan / Nelnet, Academic Affairs

12:10 – 1 p.m.

Students have lunch and meet with O-Group
Please refer to your personalized schedule and name badge for class location
Students will have lunch during O-Group meeting.

Families/Guests – Lunch available in the Commons
Findlay Student Center, Commons
Students will have lunch during O-Group meeting

1:10 – 2:45 p.m.

Student Life Presentations:
Students will choose 3 sessions to attend on the registration form. Session locations and times will be on students personalized schedules the day of the event.
Session 1 (1:10 – 1:35 p.m.), Session 2 (1:45 – 2:10 p.m.), Session 3 (2:20 – 2:45 p.m.)

  • Campus Recreation, Intramurals, Barber Fitness Center and Fitness Classes
  • Counseling Services, Burrell Behavioral Health
  • Accessibility and Disability Services
  • Faith and Spirituality on Campus
  • Fusing Academics and Careers
  • Getting Involved on Campus – Student Organizations and Greek Life
  • Housing Meal Plans and Residence Life
  • On and Off Campus Jobs
  • Studying Abroad
  • Tips to Having a Successful First Year
2:45 – 4 p.m.

Event Check-Out
O’Reilly Family Event Center
Complete a quick survey and receive your gifts!

Student ID Photos – until 4 p.m.
Students can get their student ID photo. Please bring a valid government-issued photo ID.




Time Event
2:45 – 5 p.m. After you check out you can attend one of the other events below, explore campus on your own, visit the bookstore, or take care of any last-minute business items – all campus offices open until 5.
1:10 – 5 p.m. Schedule Changes
Bay Hall
Academic Advisors will be on hand to answer questions and assist with schedule changes if needed.
2:45 – 4 p.m. Greek Life Information and Tours
O’Reilly Family Event Center Plaza
Enjoy some snacks, music and games with Drury’s Greek Life. Learn about the benefits of Greek Life and how to get involved.
Panhellenic and Drury Fraternity Council
4 – 4:30 p.m.

Ignite Meeting
O’Reilly Family Event Center
For students who have pre-registered for the summer Ignite Program
John Gray, GA for New Student Programs

Residence Halls Open – 1 Showroom in each hall will be open for viewing from 2:45 – 4 p.m.
One room is available for viewing in each hall. Room locations posted in hall lobby.

All Campus Offices open until 5 p.m.
If you have any additional questions or business to take care of, all campus offices will be open until 5 p.m.