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Week of Welcome, Fall 2021

Saturday, August 21 - Thursday, August 26, 2021

Week of Welcome (WOW) is intentionally designed to help make your transition to TMU a little easier. This program provides all incoming students with information about academics, residence life, student activities, and much more. This week begins with check-in on WOW Saturday at the MacArthur Center. After completing the check-in process, you will be directed up to the dorms, for those living on campus. Throughout WOW, new students will have the opportunity to engage with administrators, faculty, staff, and student leaders as you learn about life as a Mustang and participate in orientation. We cannot wait to have you join us on campus for this fun-filled week!

International Students

Arriving from outside the U.S.?.

International Students

Schedule

  • Saturday, August 21keyboard_arrow_down
    9:00am-11:00am Check-in (Last Names A-M) - Oaks Pavilion
    11:00am-1:00pm Check-in (Last Names N-Z) - Oaks Pavilion
    11:30am-2:00pm Lunch - Mustang Grill
    2:00pm-3:00pm Major Orientation Meetings (Students & Parents) - Various Locations
    3:00pm-6:30pm Free Time
    6:30pm-7:00pm President’s Commissioning - MacArthur Center Gym
    7:30pm-8:30pm Students: Meet Your Wing - Dorms
    7:30-8:30pm Parents: Parent Reception - Oaks Pavilion
    8:30pm-10:00pm Dorm Celebrations - Dorms
  • Sunday, August 22keyboard_arrow_down
    6:45am-8:00am Breakfast - Mustang Grill
    8:00am-2:30pm Grace Community Church with Crossroads Lunch - GCC
    2:30pm-4:30pm Free Time - TMU
    4:30pm-6:00pm Dinner - Mustang Grill
    6:30pm Meet your WOW Group - Oaks Pavilion
  • Monday, August 23keyboard_arrow_down
    6:45am-9:00am Breakfast - Mustang Grill
    9:00am-10:30am TMU Talks - MacArthur Center Gym
    10:30am-11:00am Trophy Coffee Break
    11:00am-12:00n Getting to Know Student Life - MacArthur Center Gym
    12:00n-1:30pm Lunch with WOW Group - Mustang Grill
    2:00pm-5:00pm 4-Ball Tournament - Sand Volleyball Courts
    6:00pm-9:00pm Mustang Fam Night - Various Fac/Staff Homes
  • Tuesday, August 24keyboard_arrow_down
    6:45am-9:00am Breakfast - Mustang Grill
    9:00am-10:30am TMU Talks - MacArthur Center
    10:30am-11:00am Trophy Coffee Break
    11:00am-12:00n Getting to Know Academics - MacArthur Center
    12:00n Sack Lunch Pick-up
    12:30pm-8:00pm Beach Day - Oxnard Beach
  • Wednesday, August 25keyboard_arrow_down
    6:45am-9:00am Breakfast - Mustang Grill
    9:00am-10:30am TMU Talks - MacArthur Center
    10:30am-11:00am Trophy Coffee Break
    11:00am-12:00n Developing Academic Integrity - MacArthur Center
    12:00n-1:30pm Lunch - Mustang Grill
    2:00pm-5:00pm SCV Scavenger Hunt - Santa Clarita Valley
    5:00pm-7:00pm BBQ Dinner - Near Athletic Field
    7:00pm-9:00pm Worship Under the Stars - Athletic Field
  • Thursday, August 26keyboard_arrow_down
    6:45am-9:00am Breakfast - Mustang Grill
    9:00am-10:30am TMU Talks - MacArthur Center Gym
    10:30am-11:00am Trophy Coffee Break
    11:00am-11:45am Developing Academic Skills - MacArthur Center Gym
    11:45am-12:45pm Lunch with the Majors - Various Classrooms
    12:45pm-1:30pm Advisor Connections (Optional) - Various Faculty Offices
    1:45pm-2:45pm Chemistry Placement Exam (Required for Certain Students)
    2:00pm-5:00pm The Master’s Cup Practice
    5:00pm-7:00pm Dinner - Mustang Grill
    7:00pm-9:00pm The Master’s Cup - MacArthur Center Gym
    9:00pm-10:30pm The Master’s Cup Afterparty - Dorms

Pre - WOW Checklist

1.

Check Self Service for any stops and for any pending Financial Aid documents

Self Service

Feel free to call The Office of Financial Aid to check if anything is missing: 661-362-2290

(This link will prompt you to log on to Self Service and list any STOPS you might have. If there are no STOPS listed, you are clear. NOTE: A message stating you are not eligible to register refers to advisor authorization. This is a separate issue from a STOP. Contact your advisor or the Registrar’s office for authorization if you want to make any course changes.)

2.

All of the following forms must be completed by new students. Thankfully, our Total Enrollment system prefills and tracks the status of all student forms, so you can have these complete in just a few moments!

  • New Student Photo Upload
  • Release of Liability for Events Form
  • Activity Release Form
  • Fitness Center Release Form
  • New Student Health Record Form
  • Covid-19 Waiver Form
  • Covid-19 Certification Form
  • No Alternate Feasible Housing Certification Form

Log back into your application portal (where you completed your admissions application) to sign off on these required forms.

Application Portal

Or, if you know your TMU People ID (i.e.: P000123456, include the “P” followed by 9 digits), enter it here and click “Next” to have your Total Enrollment forms link sent to your @masters.edu email:



If you have difficulty with any of these options, we can email or text you your custom link. Just contact us anytime at admissions@masters.edu and write “Requesting my Total Enrollment Forms link”.

3.

Register any vehicles you will have on campus

Parking Permits

Please use an address that you will be able to receive your parking permit at because they are sent through the mail.

4.

Travel

Airport
Nearest airport is the Hollywood Burbank Airport, named L.A.’s “Most Convenient Airport” (25 minutes from Master’s).

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