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Parking Update: To ease parking congestion on EFSC's Melbourne Campus, students, faculty and staff may park in the large King Center lot. Additional parking is also available at the Tennis Complex accessed from Post Road near Sherwood Elementary. Please be sure your parking permit is on your vehicle and remember that parking is only allowed in marked spaces, and is not allowed on the grass. Thank you for your patience and courtesy during this busy period.

NEWS MEDIA CONTACT:
Contact: Suzanne A. Sparling, APR, CPRC
Office:    321-433-7022 
Cell:         321-537-6986
Email:     sparlings@easternflorida.edu

EFSC Celebrating Fall Term 2017 with Back to Campus Events

August 2, 2017 - The Office of Student Life on each campus will hold several celebratory events during the month of August to welcome new and returning students to Eastern Florida State College. 

These "back to campus" events are taking on an exciting new format compared to past years, and will kick off August 14  the first day of classes for Fall Term 2017. Each event will provide students with the opportunity to connect with student resources while enjoying plenty of fun, music and free food.

Check below for the date, time and location of each event on your campus.

Welcome Week

Welcome WeekStudents are invited to get the new term started right with a free edible treat each day during the first week of classes (August 14-17, 2017), plus the opportunity to connect with SGA leaders and learn more about what's in store for the 2017-18 academic year. 

Unless otherwise noted, the details for Welcome Week events are as follows:

  • Cocoa: Bldg. 11, Student Cafe, 10 AM - 1 PM Daily
  • Melbourne: Melissa Prevatt Pavilion, 10 AM - 1 PM Daily
  • Palm Bay: Bldg. 1 Lobby, See Times Below
  • Titusville: Bldg. 1 Main Entrance, 12 PM - 3 PM Daily
Campus Treats by Day Week of August 14-17
  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
Cocoa Cookies Cookies Cookies Cookies
Melbourne Cookies Cookies Popsicles Popsicles
Palm Bay Candy
(8 AM - 11 AM)
Cookies
(8 AM - 11 AM)
Popcorn
(10:30 AM - 12:30 PM)
BBQ
(11 AM - 1 PM, Bldg. 1 South Patio)
Titusville Cookies Goldfish Flavor Bar Cookies Burgers & Dogs
(Pavilion)


Campus Kickstart

Campus KickstartStudents are encourage to let off some steam and "get in gear this term" at this one-day celebration on each campus, which will help ensure they have all the resources needed for a successful semester.

Each event will feature live DJs, free food, balloon twisting, a photo booth and more, plus the chance to network with campus departments and other students.

The schedule for Campus Kickstart is as follows:

Titusville Campus - Monday, August 21, 2017

12 PM - 3 PM, Pavilion

Melbourne Campus - Tuesday, August 22, 2017

10 AM - 1 PM, Melissa Prevatt Pavilion

Cocoa Campus - Wednesday, August 23, 2017

10 AM - 1 PM, Quad

Palm Bay Campus - Thursday, August 24, 2017

10 AM - 1 PM, Bldg. 2 Patio

Club Rush

Club RushClub Rush will be held on August 28-29, 2017 for the Melbourne and Titusville campuses, and on August 30-31, 2017 for the Cocoa and Palm Bay campuses.

Students interested in getting involved with an extracurricular organization at EFSC will be able to visit club tables and "get the scoop" on each campus' active clubs — all while enjoying free ice cream.

The Office of Student Life will also be on hand to assist students interested in starting a new club. 

The schedule for Club Rush is as follows:

Titusville Campus

Noon - 3 PM, Pavilion, Monday & Tuesday, Aug. 28-29

Melbourne Campus

10 AM - 1 PM, Melissa Prevatt Pavilion, Monday & Tuesday, Aug. 28-29

Cocoa Campus

Noon - 3 PM, Bldg. 11 Student Cafe, Wednesday & Thursday, Aug. 30-31

Palm Bay Campus

10 AM - 1 PM, Bldg. 1 South Patio, Wednesday & Thursday, Aug. 30-31

For more information about Student Life at Eastern Florida State College, visit the Student Life page.