Welcome to Move-In Days!

Welcome Week at Radford University is packed with activities, including educational sessions, entertainment, social events, movies and opportunities to explore campus. Plan to attend the week’s events and get to know Radford University and your fellow classmates!

All events are free! Please bring your Radford University ID to all activities.

Click on the dates below to see the schedule of events for each day, or scroll down.

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Thursday, August 24

3 - 11 p.m. Student Recreation and Wellness Center Open
4 p.m.

BODYPUMP - Group Exercise Class
Location: Student Recreation and Wellness Center

Start your college experience with a workout! Using light to moderate weights with lots of repetition, BODYPUMP™ gives you a total body workout.

5:30 p.m.

Cycle - Group Exercise Class
Location: Student Recreation and Wellness Center

Meet new friends and stay fit at a group exercise class. Indoor cycling is a great way to train your heart and have some fun!

7 p.m.

Zumba - Group Exercise Class
Location: Student Recreation and Wellness Center

Attend your first exercise class at the Student Recreation and Wellness Center. ZUMBA® combines high energy moves choreographed to music to help you get moving while having a good time.

9 p.m. - midnight

The Chill Zone
Location: Bonnie Stage Area

Chill out with activities including late night breakfast at 9 p.m., video games, message boards, bingo with prizes, personalized license plates and DIY facial scrubs.
Sponsored by R-SPACE

 

9 p.m. - midnight

Rock-N-Bowl
Location: Game Room in The Bonnie

Bowl the night away, for free!
Sponsored by R-SPACE

Friday, August 25

3 - 9 p.m. Student Recreation and Wellness Center Open
7 p.m. Women's Soccer, RU vs. UT Chattanooga
Location: Cupp Stadium
9 p.m. - midnight

RU Ready Bash
Location: Bonnie Plaza

Join in on a beach bash including free food, prizes, hula dancers, luau games and music.
Sponsored by R-SPACE and Barnes & Noble at Radford University.

9 p.m. - midnight

Rock-N-Bowl
Location: Game Room in The Bonnie

Bowl the night away, for free!
Sponsored by R-SPACE

Saturday, August 26

8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Renew the New
Location: New River at various locations

A multi-county community effort in cleaning up the New River.

10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Accommodation Package Pickup
Location: Center for Accessibility Services
Russell Hall, 3rd Floor (Suites 301-327)
11 a.m. - 9 p.m. Student Recreation and Wellness Center Open
4 - 7 p.m.

Move In MADNESS
Location: Moffett Field

Food, t-shirts, prizes and giveaways, tie-dye stations, inflatables, games, Zumba, yoga, tire flips, Cycle DJ and live music and performances.

9 p.m.

Movie in the Ball Park: Lego Batman
Location: Radford Baseball Stadium
Rain Location: Bonnie Student Center Auditorium

Relax and enjoy a free movie. Snacks provided!
Sponsored by R-SPACE

Sunday, August 27

11 a.m. - 11 p.m. Student Recreation and Wellness Center Open
4:30 p.m.

New Student Convocation
Location: In front of McConnell Library

Every year, New Student Convocation marks the official start to the academic year at Radford University. You’ll hear from various members of the campus community – from students to faculty, and even Radford University’s President Hemphill.

Immediately following convocation

Class Photo
Location: Heth Lawn

Join in on the Class of 2021 class photo!

Immediately following class photo Class of 2021 Picnic
Location: Outside of Muse Hall