Brian Baker Speaking

The Bridge: August 27th

Dear Parents and Guardians, 

We are excited to welcome your student on campus in just a few short weeks! In order to keep you updated on everything happening at Word of Life Bible Institute this year, we would like to invite you to sign up for The Bridge, our biweekly parent email (which we will be sending the email out weekly at the beginning of the Bible Institute year as the students settle in).

To subscribe to The Bridge, click here: wol.is/bridgeoptin

Please join us in praying for the Class of 2022 as they take their next steps with Jesus Christ at Word of Life Bible Institute. 

2021-2022 School Calendar: Florida Campus

August 19-27: Student Leadership Training Week
August 27: Registration
August 27 – 29: Opening Weekend
August 30 – December 10: Fall Semester
November 23 – November 29: Thanksgiving Break
December 10 – January 4, 2022: Winter Break
January 3: New Student Registration 
January 4: Returning Student Registration 
January 5 – 7: Missions Conference
January 11: Spring Semester Classes Begin
March 4 – 21: Spring Break
May 6: Spring Semester Ends 
May 6 – 28: Summer Break
May 28: Students Return for Summer Ministry 
May 29 – June 4: Summer Ministry Training
June 5 – July 29: Summer Camp
July 29: Baccalaureate
July 30: Graduation

2021-2022 School Calendar: New York Campus

August 23: Fall Sports Teams Arrive
September 3: Student Leadership Registration
September 9: Returning Student Registration
September 10: New Student Registration
September 10 -12: Opening Weekend
September 14 – January 19: Fall Semester
November 23 – 29: Thanksgiving Break
December 17 – January 10: Winter Break
January 25 – May 20: Spring Semester
March 7 – 21: Spring Break
April 22 – 24: Missions Conference
May 20 – June 7: Summer Break
June 7 – August 12: Students Return for Summer Ministry
August 12: Baccalaureate
August 13: Graduation

Opening Weekend Schedule: New York Campus

Friday, September 3*
2:00 – 5:00 p.m. Student Leader/Athletics Registration Fair in the Huskies Health and Athletic Center
5:00 – 5:45 p.m. Dinner at the Bollback Student Life Center
6:00 p.m. Commence Student Leadership Training Schedule
12:00 a.m. In Dorms

*Café/Bookstore Not Open

Thursday, September 9*
Fall Semester Arrival: Second Year
2:00 – 5:00 p.m. Student Registration Fair in the Huskies Health and Athletic Center 
5:15 – 6:00 p.m. Dinner in the Bollback Student Life Center 
6:30 – 7:15 p.m. Second Year Gathering
12:00 a.m. In Dorms

*Café/Bookstore Open 1:00 – 6:30 p.m. 

Friday, September 10
Fall Semester Arrival: First Year 
2:00 – 5:00 p.m. Student Registration Fair in the Huskies Health and Athletic Center 
5:15 – 6:15 p.m. Dinner in the Bollback Student Life Center 
6:15 – 6:45 p.m. Optional Parent/Sibling Campus Tour, meet in the Bollback Student Life Center Lobby 
7:00 – 7:45 p.m. All Student Welcome Meeting in the Wyrtzen Center 
12:00 a.m. In Dorms 

*Café/Bookstore Open 1:00 – 7:00 p.m. 

Saturday, September 11
7:30 – 8:15 a.m. Breakfast in the Bollback Student Life Center 
9:30 – 10:30 a.m. First Year Student Life Orientation in the Wyrtzen Center 
9:00 – 9:30 a.m. Second Year/Davis Student Life Orientation in the Wyrtzen Center Mezzanine 
9:30 -10:30 a.m. Second Year Academic Orientation in the Wyrtzen Center Mezzanine
10:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. All Student Health and Safety Orientation in the Wyrtzen Center 
10:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Parent/Guardian Orientation in the Wyrtzen Center Mezzanine 
12:45 – 1:45 p.m. Lunch in the Bollback Student Life Center 
1:45 – 2:45 p.m. International Student Orientation in the Huskies Den and Recreation Center 
3:00 – 4:00 p.m. Second Year Students Teaching Site Orientation in the Wyrtzen Center Mezzanine 
3:30 – 5:00 p.m. Late Registration in the Huskies Health & Athletic Center 
5:15 – 6:15 p.m. Dinner in the Bollback Student Life Center 
12:00 a.m. In Dorms 

*Café/Bookstore Open 2:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Sunday, September 12
7:30 – 8:15 a.m. Breakfast in the Bollback Student Life Center 
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. All Student Worship Service in the Wyrtzen Center 
10:00 – 10:30 a.m. Coffee Break in the Wyrtzen Center Breezeway 
10:45 – 11:45 a.m. Second Year Missions Reality Orientation in the Wyrtzen Center Mezzanine 
10:45 – 11:45 a.m. First Year Academic Orientation in the Wyrtzen Center 
12:00 – 12:45 p.m. Lunch in the Bollback Student Life Center 
1:00 – 5:00 p.m. Free Time/Campus Activities Open 
5:00 – 5:45 p.m. Dinner in the Bollback Student Life Center 
12:00 a.m. In Dorms 

*Café/Bookstore Not Open

Monday, September 13
7:30 – 8:15 a.m. Breakfast in the Bollback Student Life Center 
9:00 – 9:50 a.m. All Student Student Life Orientation 
Men: Wyrzten Center Mezzanine 
Women: Wyrtzen Center 
10:30 – 11:15 a.m. All Student Ministries and Service Assignment Orientation in the Wyrtzen Center 
12:00 – 12:45 p.m. Lunch in the Bollback Student Life Center 
2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Davis College Orientation in the Huskies Den and Recreation Center 
5:00 – 5:45 p.m. Dinner in the Bollback Student Life Center 
7:00 – 10:00 p.m. Student Activity 
10:30 p.m. In Dorms 

*Café/Bookstore Open 1:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Don’t forget–if you would like to sign up for The Bridge, please visit wol.is/bridgeoptin. I look forward to hearing from you soon.