Olivet Announces Welcome Week Activities 2019 for New and Returning Students

Activities are filling the calendar as the 2019–2020 academic year begins

Welcoming students to Olivet Nazarene University’s main campus in Bourbonnais, Illinois, is always an exciting privilege!

In just a few short weeks, new and returning students will arrive at Olivet. We will help them get ready for the exciting 2019–2020 academic year ahead. 

Find the complete schedule for all the activities, meetings and tours during Welcome Weeks 2019 here.


The official move-in day for new resident students is Saturday, August 24, 2019, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Move-ins continue on Sunday, August 25, 12 to 4 p.m.

JumpStart and FreshStart conferences for new students are a way for them to connect and transition well into college life. These conferences begin on Sunday, August 25.

Returning resident students begin moving in on Monday, August 26, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Completion date for all move-ins is by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, August 27.

These are great days at Olivet! Students, get involved, stay involved and experience Olivet to the fullest. Friends and family, make plans now to visit campus throughout the year. There are many exciting events for you to enjoy with your students. 

For questions related to housing, email housing@olivet.edu. For other student development questions, call (815) 939 - 5333.

Published 7/23/19