group of students walk outside together

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*All activities are free for MSUB students unless otherwise noted

Residence Halls Open-9AM

Both residence halls open, wtih staff, faculty, and students there to help you move in.

 

Taking Care of Business-10AM-2PM

Parking Passes, Fee Payment, Financial Aid and Advising.

Get your questions answered!

Admin Building

 

Grocery Bingo-630PM

Bingo with a twist! The prize is delicious groceries!

Glacier Room, SUB 

 

Ice Cream Social-8PM

Ice cream for you and your fellow Yellowjackets.

Petro & Rimrock Halls

 

Choose Your Own Adventure-Various Times

During this time you will be able to choose a fun adventure to do in the city of Billings. Options include a hike up the Rims to Swords Park, a trip to Zoo Montana, or a trolley tour of the historic downtown Billings area.

Hike: Leave from SUB Atrium at 8AM. 

 

Zoo Montana: Leave SUB Atrium at 1PM.

Sign up here: Link

 

Trolley Tours will leave the Student Union Building at times listed below. Tours will consist of a 45 minute ride through the downtown area, one hour to explore on foot, and a coupon for an ice cream at the Bigger Dipper. Sign up here: Link

Group A will leave the SUB at 1230PM

Group B will leave the SUB at 130PM

Group C will leave the SUB at 230PM

All events will leave from the SUB

 

Spirit Dinner-5PM

Our dining services will deliver a Yellowjacket spirit filled dinner to get you ready for the semester ahead. Featuring a sundae bar, popcorn station and a variety of snacks in addition to the regular "all you care to eat" buffet. *Meal plan students will use one swipe for this event, otherwise cost will be associated with non meal plan holders.

Rimrock Café

 

Jacket, Java, and Jams-630PM

Featuring live music from local band Steampunk, one can get a free coffee or smoothie and enjoy the tunes. 

Stingers Bistro

Find Your Class Tours

University Campus 10AM-1PM Meet at the North Entrance of the Administration Building. Tours will commence every 15 minutes starting at 10AM.

City College 9-11AM Meet at the Tech Building Commons. 

 

Honors Orientation Lunch-12PM

Get acquainted with the Honors staff and faculty at this meet and greet luncheon.

Glacier Room, SUB

 

Womens Soccer Game-1PM

Watch the Lady Yellowjackets compete against Minot State University at Yellowjacket Field.

Yellowjacket Field, City College Campus

 

New Student Day-130-5PM

This is the start of your time as a Yellowjacket. Kicking off in the theatre, this high energy event will see you connect with staff and faculty, pick up a branded shirt, and learn more about the University.

Check in at the SUB Atrium

 

Residence Hall Floor Meetings-4PM-5PM

This is an opportunity to learn about your new home and meet your new neighbors

Petro & Rimrock Hall

 

BBQ & Bands-5-7PM

Live music and free food, what more can you want? During this event one can check out tabling from school resources, local community partners, and student organizations, all with the backdrop of wonderful music performed live by the local band Soul Funk Collective. This is THE event you won't want to miss.

SUB Lawn

Donuts and Directions-9AM-12PM

Headed to your class and don't know where to go? We can help guide the way, and give you a donut for the road. Staff, faculty, and students will be around to assist should you have any questions. Additonally, there will be a photo booth so that you can capture that sweet moment of your first day of school.

Photobooth will be located between the Admin Building and the Student Union Building

 

Back to School Fiesta-11-3pm

Featuring some delicious grub, one can enjoy a fun lunch and connect with fellow Yellowjacket students. Additionally, there will be a photobooth so that you can capture that sweet moment of your first day of school.

City College Main Parking Lot

 

Native Games-2PM

This fun event hosted by our Native American Achievement Cetner will be a nice break from the day, as well as an opportunity to learn more about the Native American culture.

Glacier Room, SUB

 

Night at the Ball Game-630PM

Join us as we head down to Dehler Park to watch the Billings Mustangs play a game of baseball. Students interested in attending can walk down together at 6:15 leaving from the Student Union Building Atrium. Tickets will be handed out at the ball park gates upon showing student ID.

Dehler Park

Donuts and Directions Take 2-9AM-12PM

Headed to your class and don't know where to go? We can help guide the way, and give you a donut for the road. Staff, faculty, and students will be around to assist should you have any questions. Additonally, there will be a photo booth so that you can capture that sweet moment of your first day of school.

Photobooth will be located between the Admin Building and the Student Union Building

 

Poppin' over at the Library-1PM

Meet with the bookworms over at the Library. This delightful crew will be serving up hot fresh popcorn as well as information about the Library and the resources on offer.

Library Second Floor

 

The Price is Right-7PM

Yelling numbers, big prizes, and huge fun. Come check this event out for the opportunity to win some of the epic prizes on offer.

Petro Theatre

Disc Golf-2PM

Come visit one of Billings' treasured city parks only one mile from the MSUB campus. Pioneer Park has a 9-hole disc golf course that is great for both the experienced and new disc golfer. Recreation Activities does have a limited number of discs to use.

Pioneer Park (short walk from campus)

 

Flamingle-6-7PM

Featuring mocktails and snacks, come to this event if you want to mingle and chat with our HEROES (Student Health Org) crew. 

Petro Theatre Lobby

 

Projectile Comedy-7PM

Come check out this awesome entertainment in a wonderful venue.

Petro Theatre

Service Saturday-930AM

Join us as we give back to the Billings community at this volunteer focused event partnering with the Montana Rescue Mission. This event is sponsored by the United Campus Ministries student organization.

SUB Atrium