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Auggie Days


August 27 – September 3, 2021

What is Auggie Days?

Auggie Days is the second part of the required orientation experience for all incoming first-year students who will be starting at Augsburg University in Fall 2021. Auggie Days serves as Augsburg’s Welcome Week and is designed to complement SOAR, provide opportunities to enhance academic and personal success, and offers students a helpful advantage in starting their collegiate career off right.

Are students required to attend Auggie Days?

Yes. All first-year students are required to attend Auggie Days programming (see schedule below).


First-year students are required to participate on the following days and times:

  • Friday, August 27 
    • Commuter students: 2:30 – 7pm
    • Residential students: 3:30 – 7:30pm
    • Optional programming: 8pm – 12am
  • Saturday, August 28
    • All students: 9:30am – 2pm
    • Residential student required floor meetings: 9 – 10pm
    • Optional programming: 2:30-9pm, 10pm-12am
  • Sunday, August 29
    • All students: 9:30am – 4:30pm
    • Residential student required floor meetings: 7 – 8pm
    • Optional programming: 8 – 10pm
  • Monday, August 30
    • Residential students: 10am – 1pm
    • Optional programming: 7 – 10pm
  • Tuesday, August 31 – First-Year First Day of Classes
    • Required classes for all students: 9:30am – 5pm (students will be with their AugSem class all day)
  • Wednesday, September 1 – Friday, September 3
    • Optional programming (see Guidebook for specific events)

Meals will be included for students without meal plans during required programming times (dinner on 8/27 and lunch on 8/28, 8/29, and 8/31).

When do students living on campus in the fall move into their residence hall?

Students will be moving in during a staggered schedule in the days before Welcome to Auggie Days. Students will receive information on their specific move-in time from the Department of Residence Life. For additional move-in or housing questions, please contact Residence Life at or 612-330-1526.

Need accommodations?

Any student with a disability-related concern in regards to Auggie Days should contact the CLASS/Disability Resources Office at or 612-330-1053. Contacting CLASS two weeks or more prior to Auggie Days will help ensure that all necessary accommodations will be available.

Additional questions?

Please contact Campus Life at or 612-330-1100.