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Student Life

The Office of Student Life functions to create a vibrant campus culture and educational activities for all students. Students have a wealth of varied involvement opportunities allowing them to make the most of their college experiences by embracing MBU’s rich student life. Functionally, the office encompasses Campus-wide Student Programs, Student Club & Organizations, the Office of Residence Life, and the Office of Commuter Life providing educational programming and activities targeted to meet unique developmental needs. 

College life is more than lectures and midterms, it’s a place to enjoy yourself. MBU encourages every student to get involved in campus life and making the most of your year on campus. The Office of Student Life serves students through planning and developing exciting campus activities, receptions and events to encourage student involvement. It serves as a resource to clubs and organizations by calendaring and coordinating their activities. The academic year at MBU is enlivened by a variety of social functions, including Homecoming, Welcome Weekend, The Perk: The Event, First Thursday’s in thePerk and various trips and monthly events.



Student Life Schedule

Move-In Schedule

Athlete Move In August 7th, 2 p.m.-5 p.m. 

International Move In August 19 

Welcome Weekend & New Student Move In August 21 

Fall 2021 Events & Dates to Remember

Welcome Back in the Quad August 23 
School Starts August 23 
Club/Organization Leader Meeting August 24
Club/Organization Fair August 26
Home Football Game August 28
Block Party August 28 
Ultimate Frisbee August 29
Blood Drive August 31
Commuter Meet and Greet September 1 
1st Thursday in the Perk September 2 
Labor Day September 6 
Yard Games in Quad September 8 
Mystery Trips September 11 
Open Mic Night September 16 
Constitution Day September 17 
Kickball September 19
Up All Night September 24 
Recharge Wednesday September 29 
Homecoming Week (Fall Speaker) October 4-9 
1st Thursday in the Perk October 7 
Home Game October 9 
Perk The Event October 9 
Stress Less Open Gym October 13
Mid Terms October 14-15 
Fall Break October 21-22 
Recharge Wednesday October 27 
Fall Fest October 30 
1st Thursday in the Perk November 4 
Veterans Day November 11 
Hayride and Bonfire November 12 
Blood Drive November 15 
Thanksgiving Break November 24-26 
Hanging of the Green November 30 
1st Thursday in the Perk December 2 
Christmas Movie Chapel December 9 
Finals Feast December 13
Dorms Close December 17 

Spring 2022 Events & Dates to Remember

Dorms Open January 9
Up All Night January 14
MLK Day, No School January 17 
Karaoke in the Perk January 25 
1st Thursday in the Perk February 3 
Dodge Ball February 5
Valentine Giveaways February 14 
Blood Drive February 14 
MBU Love One Another February 15 
Food Drive February 15 
Newlywed Game February 17
In Service Day February 23 
Trivia Night February 25 
1st Thursday in the Perk March 3 
Spring Break March 13-19 
Open Mic Night March 25 
1st Thursday in the Perk April 7 
Blood Drive April 11 
Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt April 12 
Good Friday, No School April 15 
Easter April 17 
Spartan Celebration April 19-21 
End of Year Bash April 22 
Finals Feast April 25 
Dorms Close April 29 

For more information or to get involved in Student Life contact Taira Schertz.

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