Orientation


WELCOME FOR SPRING START Graduate STUDENTS

Welcome Session and Student Panels

An official welcome from our Dean, Bob Pianta, presentations from our students regarding important resources and transition information. There will be time for Q&A from our new students.

Tuesday, January 18, 2022, 7:00 - 8:00PM EST
Zoom webinar, registration required.


FUTURE ORIENTATION DATES:

Please note these dates are subject to change

Spring 2022
Tuesday, January 18th – Graduate Online Orientation

Summer 2022
Thursday, June 2nd - Summer Graduate Orientation

Fall 2022:
Wednesday, August 17th Online Welcome – All Fall start graduate students
Friday, August 19th - Graduate Orientation in Person
Monday, August 22nd - Undergraduate Orientation in person

Spring 2023:
Tuesday, January 18th – Graduate Online Orientation

Summer 2023: *tentative
Wednesday, June 7th and/or Thursday, June 8th

Welcome Back Program Meetings - New Students


If your program does not have a synchronous time listed for a program welcome back, please reach out directly to your program coordinator

Welcome Back Activities


The week of 1/24 through 1/27 is designated as Welcome Back Week. There will be events happening both on-grounds and virtually.

  • On Grounds Students

    Join us for a Grab and Go Welcome Back event

    • Monday, January 24, Ridley or Bavaro, in the morning
    • Tuesday, January 25, Ridley or Bavaro, in the afternoon
    • Wednesday, January 26, Ridley or Bavaro, in the morning
    • Thursday, January 27, Ridley or Bavaro, lunch time
  • Online Students

    Virtual Welcome Back Week - Discussions and Giveaways

    1/24-1/27, various times, on Canvas

Resources and Welcome Information


Orientation Presentation Videos


  • Orientation Fall 2020
  • Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion