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Fall Orientation

Fall 2013 Graduate Orientation Schedule

We are excited that you will be joining us soon. Please choose from the following options as they relate to you:


International Graduate Student Orientation: August 28, 2013*

Time Activity/Location
9:00–9:20 am Breakfast
216 Tremont Street, 1st Floor
Bill Bordy Theater & Auditorium
9:20–9:30 am Welcome
9:30 am–12:00 pm International Student Affairs Sessions, Student Support Sessions
12:00–1:00 pm Lunch
1:00–2:00 pm Additional Student Support Sessions
2:00–4:00 pm Submit Health Documents**
2:00–5:00 pm Emerson IDs, Connect-ED, Clear Holds, Pay Fees
4:00–5:00 pm Immunization Clinic**
5:00–7:00 pm Meet and Greet - Ice Cream and Toppings
7:00–8:00 pm Graduate Admission Welcome Reception

Graduate Student Orientation: August 29, 2013*

Time*** Activity/Location***
9:00 am–1:30 pm Receive IDs / Sign-up for ConnectED
80 Boylston Street, 2nd Floor
Charles Beard Room
9:00 am–12:00 pm Clear Holds, Pay Fees
80 Boylston Street, 1st Floor
Student Service Center
10:00 am–12:00 pm Submit Health Documents / Immunization Clinic**
216 Tremont Street, 3rd Floor, Room 303
Center for Health and Wellness
12:00–1:30 pm Lunch, Department/Program Meetings
See room locations below.
Note: Communication Disorders students will have lunch 11:30 am - 12:30 pm.
1:45–2:00 pm Welcome
555 Washington Street
Paramount Theater
2:00–2:05 pm Diversity and Inclusion
555 Washington Street
Paramount Theater
2:05–3:00 pm Career Services: Utilizing Your Graduate Studies to Get the Career You Want
555 Washington Street
Paramount Theater
3:00–3:30 pm Sexual Harassment Program
555 Washington Street
Paramount Theater
3:30–5:00 pm Student Support Services
555 Washington Street
Paramount Theater
5:00–7:00 pm Graduate Student Reception
10 Boylston Place, 6th Floor
Huret & Spector Gallery

Lunches

11:30 am–12:30 pm Communication Disorders 216 Tremont Street, 7th Floor
12:00–1:30 pm Health Communication 555 Washington Street, 5th Floor
Paramount 515
Communication Management 555 Washington Street, 5th Floor
Paramount 517
Journalism 180 Tremont Street, 2nd Floor
Ansin 203
Global Marketing Communication and Advertising 120 Boylston Street, 4th Floor
Walker 417
Integrated Marketing Communication 180 Tremont Street, 5th Floor
Ansin 503
Theatre Education 10 Boylston Place, 6th Floor
Greene Theater
Media Art 120 Boylston Street, 5th Floor
Walker 522
Creative Writing 555 Washington Street, 2nd Floor
Black Box Theater
Publishing and Writing 555 Washington Street, 2nd Floor
Black Box Theater

For more information, please contact the Office of Graduate Studies.

* Subject to change

** Per College policy, students who have not met health and immunization compliance requirements will not be allowed to attend classes. Students are eligible to obtain required immunizations at the Center for Health and Wellness if they have paid the health fee or subscribe to Aetna Student Health Insurance. Please contact the Center for Health and Wellness for more information at 617-824-8666.

*** On Thursday, August 29, individual programs may have alternate events in the morning. Please contact your Graduate Program Director for more information. Note: Students must receive IDs, sign up for Connect-ED, and complete morning activities before attending program-specific alternate events.