Griffon Edge

Getting Started

Welcome Griffons!

We are excited you have chosen to be part of an outstanding tradition at Missouri Western. Griffon Edge has become one of the most popular classes at the University.

GRIFFON EDGE SCHEDULE:

August 21 | 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
August 22 | 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
August 23 | 11:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


WHAT IS GRIFFON EDGE?

It’s a unique orientation course designed to give incoming freshmen and transfer students a head start with their college experience. The program introduces students to: Foam party 2

  • Missouri Western facilities
  • Services
  • Activities
  • Traditions
  • Academic Expectations

AT THE END OF THIS COURSE YOU WILL:

  • Understand and practice “Western Values”
  • Familiarize yourself with the campus and buildings
  • Be able to use campus email, Moodle Learning Systems
  • Establish a sense of community
  • Participate in educational sessions and social activities
  • Meet with representatives of departments and organizations
  • Learn about the services and programs college provides
  • Increase your success in achieving your academic goals