Pre-Season Training

August 11th 2018 - August 16th, 2019

Plans for the 2019 season are well under way. There will be six home games as well as additional performance opportunities throughout the season. This information should answer all your questions about being a member of the FAU Marching Owls.

For More Information, email Jill Folgate or call at (561) 297-3854.


August 10th- Leadership reports.  Final round of color guard and majorette auditions.

August 11th- All new and returning wind and auxiliary members report between 9-11:30 am, AL 260 (Arts & Letters Building)

The following week is Pre-Season training.  The average day will look something like this:

8:00am - 11:30am:  Drill

11:30am - 1:30pm: Lunch

1:30pm - 4:30pm: Music rehearsal (AL 260)

4:30pm - 6:00pm: Dinner

6:00pm - 8:30pm: Drill (Practice Field)  

Keep in mind that this is a sample schedule. You will be given a detailed daily schedule when you register for training. We make every effort to use this time in a productive and efficient manner.

Housing Information


DORMITORY Move-in for all members is Sunday.

Report to check-in with the Department of Music first. Do not go to your residence hall until you check in with us. Please remember that you will move into a residence hall only if you have a room for the fall semester. The Department of Music does not provide housing. You must secure your own contract for housing through the FAU housing office. There is a $120.00 fee for early move-in as required by the FAU Housing Office that will be added by the housing department to your housing bill.

Do not call the housing office about early move-in. They receive thousands of calls about regular housing concerns. If you have questions about early move-in call our office at (561) 297- 3854 or email at YOU MUST BE REGISTERED FOR THE CLASS PRIOR TO JULY 31st TO MAKE SURE YOUR ROOM IS READY FOR EARLY MOVE-IN.

Please note: On-Campus Dining will not be available until Thursday. We suggest you bring money for meals as several on-campus restaurants will be open.


Students living off-campus must make move-in arrangements on their own. Be sure that your scheduled move-in for the same Sunday to avoid conflicts with camp and the start of classes.