New Viking Days 2018

 

 

 New Viking Days is when the Freshman and Transfer Students take over the campus! Students who are new to ECSU come to campus early to participate in activities designed to help them start their ECSU career on the right foot.  New Vikings will get a first-hand look at ECSU from a day and night time perspective...

All activities, including meals, are free to new students during New Viking Days.

 

 HOW TO REGISTER FOR NEW VIKING DAYS

Step 1: Register for New Viking Days
Each student is required to attend New Viking Days. 
New Viking Days is free to all Freshman and Transfer students.

Registration for August New Viking Days will open in May 2018 and must be completed through your ECSU Portal.

 

Step 2: Attend New Viking Days
Come to Elizabeth City with an open mind, ready for start this new chapter in your life!

 

All New Students - Attend New Viking Days
Friday, August 10, 2018
New Student Move-In
Chancellor's Family Reception
Residence Hall Floor Meet & Greet
Viking Nights
Saturday, August 11, 2018
Viking Odyssey
Viking Nights
Sunday, August 12, 2018
Welcome Week Begins!
Viking Kick-Off!

 

 

August 10th - Class of 2022 Move-In Day (Mandatory)
This is Move-in Day for new incoming students!
Move-in is an exciting time and involves volunteers to help students carry belongings into their new space.

Gather your personal items and bring them to Elizabeth City to move in your Residence Hall room. 

Viking Nights are being planned for the Class of 2022 to enjoy while getting to know one another. There will be Orientation Leaders coming to the residence halls to walk students over to where the fun is! There will also be late night snacks!


August 10th - Chancellor's Family Reception
Time & Location: TBA
Are your parents and/or family members bringing you to college?
Incoming first-year and transfer students are invited to a reception hosted by ECSU Chancellor Thomas E.H. Conway, faculty and staff, current students, and alumni before parents say goodbye and the semester begins.

 

August 11th - Viking Odyssey (Mandatory)
9AM-4PM in the Fine Arts Center

Incoming first-year and transfer students are required to participate in the day-long Viking Odyssey where you will learn how to be a successful ECSU student, complete mandatory trainings, spend quality time with new students and student orientation leaders (V.A.N.S.), make fun memories at the late night social activities, and learn and participate in ECSU traditions.

 Late Night Fun Activities are being planned for the Class of 2022 to enjoy while getting to know one another. There will be Orientation Leaders coming to the residence halls to walk students over to where the fun is! There will also be late night snacks!

April 12th -  Viking Kick-Off! (Mandatory)
5PM-7PM in the R. L. Vaughan Center Gym

Start off your academic year by participating in this high-energy VIKING spirited event! Student leaders, athletes, band members, Greeks, and many others will welcome you to Vikingland and show you what Viking Pride is all about at this new ECSU tradition.
There will be Resident Assistants in the residence halls to walk students over to where the fun is! There will also be lots of fun pep-rally/carnival food and snacks!

 

August 2017 New Viking Days Flier

New Viking Days 2017 Flier