Spring Orientation gives incoming transfer and first-year students an opportunity to meet faculty, staff, and students, and also learn about academic requirements and campus resources.
Staff and students will be on hand to assist with finding rooms and answering questions.
Resident students can visit the Residence Life Office to receive keys and move into their rooms.
1 - 1:15 p.m.: Welcome & Academic Overview Mary Harris, Ph.D., Dean for Academic Affairs
1:15 - 1:30 p.m.: Overview of the Disability Resource Center Kathleen Johnson, Director of the Disability Resource Center
1:30 - 1:45 p.m.: Overview of the Center for Teaching and Learning Lisa Ratmansky, Director of the Center for Teaching and Learning
1:45 - 2 p.m.: Review Financial Aid Expectations Susan McCuen, Senior Financial Aid Counselor
2 - 2:15 p.m.: Career and Professional Development Overview Nancy Hutchison, Director of the Center for Career and Professional Development
2:15 - 2:30 p.m.: Language Placement Overview Cindy Halpern, Ph.D., Romance Languages & Literature Department Chair
2:30 - 2:45 p.m.: Math Placement Overview John Brown, Ph.D., Mathematics Department Chair
2:45 - 3:15 p.m.: Student Life Information SessionIadarola Center
3:15 - 3:45 p.m.: New First-Year Student Orientation SessionLocation to be determined
3:15 - 5 p.m.: Placement Exams Mandatory for students that must complete math and language placement
All campus offices will be open for regular business hours.
The Cavalier Express Center will be open for regular business hours to answer any questions students may have with regard to their bill, financial aid, etc.
Visit Public Safety to have IDs made or the Bookstore to purchase books and other supplies.
The Mail Room will be open for new resident students who have questions about their mailbox and new address.
Representatives from the Admissions Office will be on hand throughout the day to answer any questions.