This page provides key information on housing arrangements for Meiks, required orientation meetings, and the main advising day.For advising handbooks, group contact information, and other uploaded files, visit ASK.
All Meiklejohns with on-campus housing may move back in as early as . If you would like to move into your room on campus earlier than that, you may do so by contacting the Office of Residential Life and paying an additional housing fee of $30 per night.
Meiklejohn Fall Orientation is mandatory for all Meiklejohn Peer Advisors. Failure to attend Orientation will jeopardize your participation in the Meiklejohn Program.
Rookie Meiklejohn Orientation
, from , Macmillan 117. Lunch will be available at Sharpe Refectory from Although it may be feasible for you to arrive on campus in the morning on Saturday, we recommend that you move in no later than the evening of , in order to get settled in. Dinner will be available from in the Kasper Multipurpose Room.
Orientation for both Rookie and Veteran Meiklejohns
Sunday, September 1, from , in the tent on Ruth J. Simmons Quadrangle (formerly Lincoln Field). Breakfast will be available in in the tent starting at We recommend that Veteran Meiklejohns arrive in Providence no later than the evening of .
Academic Advising Day
Please meet your faculty or staff advising partner at in the tent on Ruth Simmons Quadrangle (formerly Lincoln Field), unless your advising partner contacts you directly to schedule a different meeting time or location. Most Meiklejohns will meet with their first-year advisees as a group at Individual advising meetings follow from 9:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.
Please contact Meiklejohn@Brown.edu with any questions or concerns.