Week of August 24, 2014 - August 30, 2014

Presidential Mexican Fiesta for all new students

Add To Your Calendar 5:00 PM - 6:15 PM
Student Life

Enjoy dinner with President & Mr. Porterfield at their home, located directly across from the College. Rainsite is Garlock Dining Commons.

Location: Home of President Porterfield

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Outdoor Worship Event

Add To Your Calendar 7:00 PM
Student Life

Join in on this student-led worship event. Rain site is Cox Auditorium. Sponsored by the Student Association Leadership Team (SALT).

Location: Golisano Library courtyard

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First Day of Classes for Undergraduate Students

Add To Your Calendar All Day Event

Classes begin for the 2014-2015 year at Roberts. 



Transfer Grab and Go Breakfast

Add To Your Calendar 7:30 AM - 8:45 AM
Student Life

Looking for some last minute directions and inspiration for your first day of class? Join the Admissions and Student Programming staff for a quick bite and a coffee to go!  For more information, contact Brenda Myrthil at or 585.594.6096.

Location: lower Rinker atrium


The Amazing Spiderman 2 Movie on the Lawn

Add To Your Calendar 9:00 PM
Student Life

Bring your blanket and enjoy the end of summer with this outdoor movie and free popcorn! Rain site: Garlock Dining Commons. Sponsored by the Office of Student Development.

Location: Carpenter Lawn (rain site: Garlock)


Modular RN to BS Program, B.S. Info Meeting

Add To Your Calendar 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

This Information Meeting will be held at:

Roberts Wesleyan College
2301 Westside Drive
Rochester, NY 14624
Hastings Building - Room 246

Each meeting lasts approximately 1 hour.


Other Information

Information meeting registration is not required, however, it is highly recommended.  Meeting cancellations are rare, but your registration for the information meeting allows us to notify you.  You may also call our office at 800-777-4792 x6073 or 585/594-6073.

Location: Hastings Room 246

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Mandatory International Student Orientation

Add To Your Calendar 6:30 PM
Student Life

This mandatory meeting will include important immigration information that international students need, as well as provide an opportunity to connect with other international students. For more information, contact Gale Lynch at

Location: Ellen Stowe Dining Room


The Intramurals Experience

Add To Your Calendar 8:00 PM
Student Life

Experience the many Intramural sports offered at Roberts: basketball, dodgeball, handball, kickball, soccer, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, and water polo. All ability levels are welcome! Who knows... you may find a team to join! For more information, contact This event is sponsored by Student Association Intramurals. For more information, contact

Location: Voller Athletic Center (VAC) Arena


RWC Church Connection & Volunteer Fair

Add To Your Calendar 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Spiritual Life

RWC Church Connection and Volunteer Fair

Check out area churches and talk to students and pastors representing them!

Location: Hale Auditorium, CLC

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Activities Fair

Add To Your Calendar 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Student Life

Check out the many ways you can get involved in student organizations and campus ministry groups. Sponsored by Student Development. For more information, contact

Location: Garlock Dining Commons


College Night at the Red Wings

Add To Your Calendar 6:15 PM
Student Life

Cheer on Rochester’s own minor league baseball team as they battle the Buffalo Bison. Enjoy Roberts' own Key of She a capella group as they sing The National Anthem, then stay for the post-game Fireworks show!

Free bus transportation departs from the Garlock/upper Rinker parking lot at 6:15 p.m. for the 7:05 p.m. first pitch. Sponsored by the Office of Student Development. Contact for more information.

Location: Frontier Field, downtown Rochester


All-Campus Family Picnic

Add To Your Calendar 5:00 PM - 6:45 PM
Student Life

Come out for an all-campus family picnic including food, fun, and friendly competition with prizes! Bring your ID Card. Sponsored by Residence Life and Student Association Class of 2015 Council. For more information, contact

Location: Garlock Dining Commons


NCAA D2 Kick-off Event

Add To Your Calendar 7:00 PM
Student Life | Community



Roberts Wesleyan College Celebrates Transition to NCAA DII with Fireworks and Pep Rally

WHAT: Roberts Wesleyan College’s students, staff, athletes and fans will celebrate the College’s official acceptance into NCAA DII athletics with fireworks, giveaways, face painting, a photo booth and more at an exhibition men's soccer game. Student-athletes will hand out #WeRD2 bracelets and T-shirts, and there will be special deals at the concession stand as the Redhawks take on the Le Moyne Dolphins. Roberts’ new president, Dr. Deana L. Porterfield, and Reggie the Redhawk will address the crowd during a special presentation at halftime.  Admission is free.

WHEN: Saturday, Aug. 30

            7 p.m. exhibition men's soccer game

            7:50 p.m. halftime presentation


WHERE: Outdoor Stadium at Roberts Wesleyan College Campus

              2301 Westside Drive

              Rochester, NY 14624


Location: Outdoor Athletic Complex on campus