Opening Days Kick-off Events
The 2013 Summer Kick-off Schedule will be announced in June. Please check back for possible events in your hometown.
2012 Summer Kick-Off Schedule
You and your family are encouraged to meet other new students and families from your area who will also be joining the Willamette community this fall. Current students and alumni will talk about their first-year experiences at Willamette, and Willamette staff will share information about housing, registration, Opening Days, the College Colloquium and other topics.
Email invitations will be sent to new students living near these kick-off events approximately three weeks in advance.
The following events have been scheduled:
Saturday, July 21, 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Ala Moana Beach Park's Magic Island, Oahu
For more information contact Amanda Tamanaha at firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesday, July 24, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Hosted by Portland alumni at Zimmer Gunsul Frasca Architects LLP, 1223 SW Washington Street, Suite 220, Portland
Sunday, July 29, 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.
Hosted by Phil '62 and Marian '62 Thom, Richmond Beach Area
San Francisco Area (West & East Bay Locations)
Saturday, August 4, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. (East Bay)
St. Clement's Palache Hall - NOTE LOCATION CHANGE AS OF 7/26/12
2837 Claremont Blvd.
Berkeley, CA 94705
Hosted by Judy Basker L'81, Peter Littlefield '03, MBA '10 and Ramiro Flores
Sunday, August 5, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. (West Bay)
Hosted by Jack, Maria and JT '16 Tawasha, San Mateo
Los Angeles Area
Thursday, August 2, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Hosted by Gustavo, Kelly and Cole '14 Altuzarra, Laguna Niguel