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Fall 2015 Department Orientation Schedules

The Fall 2015 Orientation schedule is still in process, so check back frequently for updates. If your department is not listed here, please contact your department directly.

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Department Date Details
New Graduate Student Orientation Tuesday, August 25, 2015


New Teaching Assistant (TA) Orientation Tuesday, August 25, 2015


International Graduate Student Orientation  TBA For more details, please contact ISSS, International Student and Scholar Services
Asian and Asian American Studies TBA TBA
Anthropology Thursday, August 27th, 2015

12:30pm in Science 1 (S1) - 140

Art History Thursday, August 27th, 2015

 Luncheon 12:00 - 1:00 in Fine Arts (FA) - 218

Individual Advising Sessions 1:00 - 3:00 in Fine Arts (FA) - 305

Registration 1:00-3:00 in Fine Arts (FA) - 219

(Advising and registration time slots to be determined during luncheon)

Biology TBA TBA
Biomedical Engineering  Wednesday, August 26, 2015 2:00-3:00 p.m., ITC Biotechnology Building (BI) - 2504


College of Community and Public Affairs Wednesday. August 26, 2015 2-4 pm in Downtown Center (DC) - 120 A&B
Comparative Literature Thursday, August 27, 2015 Luncheon Provided. From 12:00-1:00 PM, Library Tower (LT) - 1506
Computer Science TBA TBA
Economics Main Orientation Event: Wednesday, August 26, 2015

The main orientation event for all new students is to be held on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 12:30-2:30pm in Library North (LN) - 1120.
The Economics Department has several additional orientation events, dates, and resources, and will provide a schedule some time in July.

Education, School of (New Masters Students)



Education, School of (New Doctoral Students) TBA


Electrical and Computer Engineering TBA TBA
English TBA TBA
Geography Thursday, August 27 and Friday, August 28. 2015

Old Johnson Building (OJ) - 101

Contact department for further details

Geology TBA TBA
History TBA TBA
Management, School of TBA TBA
Mathematical Sciences TBA TBA
Mechanical Engineering TBA


Music TBA


Nursing (Decker School of Nursing/DSON) Wednesday, August 26, 2015 8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. in Academic Building A (AA) - G008
Philosophy (SPEL) TBA


Physics Thursday, August 27, 2015 Orientation and Luncheon, 12:00pm in University Union (UU) - 111
Political Science TBA TBA
Psychology Thursday, August 27, 2015 12:00-3:00 p.m. in University Union (UU) - 120; Lunch provided
Public Administration Thursday, August 27, 2015 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., University Downtown Center (DC) - 220A/B (TENTATIVE)
Social Work New Student Field Orientation: Monday, August 24, 2015
New Student Orientation: Friday, August 28, 2015
Monday and Friday, 9:00-4:00 PM in Downtown Center (DC) - 120 A&B
Sociology Thursday, August 27, 2015 10:00am in Library Tower (LT) - 310
Student Affairs Administration TBA TBA
Systems Science and Industrial Engineering



Theatre TBA TBA
Writing Initiative TBA TBA
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Last Updated: 4/20/15