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Sent to SPU undergraduate students.
Spring Quarter 2021
Shapadooah: food trucks, Spring Quarter finals, move-out instructions, video: biology professors discuss the COVID-19 vaccines
Shapadooah: Petting zoo, summer classes, Spring Quarter final exams, test-taking tips, residential living requirement
COVID-19 vaccine finder, Memorial Day event, prepping for finals, library study pods, Spring (virtual) Mainstage
COVID-19 vaccinations required for students by Aug. 1, student-housing signups continue, tips for test prep.
Student housing sign-up, career fairs, career mentorship, and the Senior Art Exhibition ¡Vamos!
Summer housing options, information about COVID-19 vaccines, tips to study smarter, talk to a campus pastor.
National Pretzel Day, information about COVID-19 vaccines, the annual Perkins Lecture Series, Library study pods, yoga, and campus dining.
Front-line Falcons video, “Breath Prayer,” help with essays and papers, chat with campus pastors, weight room open for Spring Quarter.
Campus Easter egg hunt, 2021–22 Undergraduate Catalog and 2021–22 Time Schedule available, Penji app for academic help.
Winter Quarter Dean’s List, COVID-19 testing next week, Group Wednesday nights, laptop program, Library hours.
Winter Quarter 2021
Study tips for final exams, a Winter Quarter video, dining specials, international travel reminder, Lenten readings.
ASSP elections, waitlisting courses, Oreo Cookie Day, study abroad in France, housing options during Spring Break.
Commencement, coral reef restoration study abroad, weight room reopens, yoga break, student leadership opportunities.
Spring Quarter Registration, Perkins Center Prize, Palmer Lecture, Spring Break Housing, Pizza night, Celtic Cultura in Ireland.
Spring Break housing options, Homecoming and Family Hub, Valentine’s Day dinner in Gwinn, tutoring support.
Important calendar dates to note, Summer Time Schedule, SMC applications available, study strategies.
ASSP applications, study abroad in 2021–22, crisis counseling, study strategies, student leadership opportunities.
Fisher scones, yoga, writing center help, chat with a campus pastor, BIPOC support group, student leadership opportunities.
MLK Chapel and prayer breakfast, Student Resource Hub, help with technical issues, pre-ordering food via mobile devices, basketball season, Swipe Out Hunger program.
Mandatory COVID-19 tests for residential students, Affordable Laptop Program, academic coaching, Winter Quarter Chapel schedule, and more.
Autumn Quarter 2020
Finals schedule, study break with Dr. Dan, Bookstore and Corner Place Market hours during break, chat with a campus pastor.
Winter registration, reading day and finals, pre-ordering from campus eateries, “Tell the Whole Story” event with Sheila Wise Rowe.
Swipe Out Hunger, help for technical issues, self-care in 2020, intramurals return, academic coaching, help with essays.
Intramurals, Library hours, tutoring options, essay help, flu shots, residence halls will close for break Nov. 25.
One Good Thing video, faculty advisor meetings, election season self-care, weight room reopens, more dining options.
Prevent registration holds, schedule tutoring, “Let’s Talk” drop-in consolations, help with essays, flu shots, more.
Contactless payments, flu shots, help with essays, academic coaching, and reminder to update emergency contacts.
Laptop program, campus indoor dining guidelines, COVID-19 dashboard, free tutoring, and more.