Fall Orientation

Fall 2014 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 27, 2014*

Time Activity/Location
8:30–9:30 am Breakfast Reception
216 Tremont Street, 1st Floor
Bill Bordy Theater & Auditorium
9:00–9:15 am Welcome
216 Tremont Street, 1st Floor
Bill Bordy Theater & Auditorium
9:15–9:45 am SEVIS Document Collection
216 Tremont Street, 1st Floor
Bill Bordy Theater & Auditorium
9:45–10:00 am iGrad Transition Program Update
216 Tremont Street, 1st Floor
Bill Bordy Theater & Auditorium
10:00–10:45 am English Language Group Testing
216 Tremont Street, 1st Floor
Bill Bordy Theater & Auditorium
10:45–12:00 pm Individual Assessments
180 Tremont Street, 2nd Floor, Rooms vary
Ansin Building
12:00–12:45 pm Lunch
216 Tremont Street, 1st Floor
Bill Bordy Theater & Auditorium
12:45–1:15 pm Title IX and Violence Prevention
216 Tremont Street, 1st Floor
Bill Bordy Theater & Auditorium
1:15–2:00 pm Student Services Sessions
216 Tremont Street, 1st Floor
Bill Bordy Theater & Auditorium
2:00–3:00 pm Visa Information
216 Tremont Street, 1st Floor
Bill Bordy Theater & Auditorium
3:00–5:00 pm Open for student obligations:

Clear holds, pay fees- Student Accounts
216 Tremont Street, 4th Floor

Get ID's, sign up for ConnectEd
80 Boylston Street, 2nd Floor, Charles Beard Room
Little Building
4:00–6:00 pm Immunization Clinic
216 Tremont Street, 3rd Floor, Room 303
Center for Health and Wellness
4:00–6:00 pm Ice Cream Social
216 Tremont Street, 1st Floor
Bill Bordy Theater & Auditorium

Graduate Student Orientation: August 28, 2014*

Time*** Activity/Location***
9:00 am–12:00 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
216 Tremont Street, 4th Floor
Student Accounts
9:00 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.
2:00–2:10 pm Welcome
555 Washington Street
Paramount Theater
2:10–2:20 pm Diversity and Inclusion
555 Washington Street
Paramount Theater
2:20–2:40 pm Sexual Harassment and Violence Presentation
555 Washington Street
Paramount Theater
2:40–2:50 pm Iwasaki Library
555 Washington Street
Paramount Theater
2:50–3:00 pm GSA Opportunities & Graduate Policies, Rules and Reminders
555 Washington Street
Paramount Theater

Lunches

11:30 am–12:30 pm Communication Disorders 216 Tremont Street, 7th Floor
12:00–1:30 pm Health Communication 180 Tremont Street, 6th Floor, Room 604
Ansin Building
Communication Management 180 Tremont Street, 5th Floor, Room 502
Ansin Building
Journalism 180 Tremont Street, 2nd Floor, Room 203
Ansin Building
Global Marketing Communication and Advertising 120 Boylston Street, 4th Floor, Room 417
Walker Building
Integrated Marketing Communication 216 Tremont Street, 1st Floor
Bill Bordy Theater & Auditorium
Theatre Education 10 Boylston Place, 6th Floor
Tufte Building, Greene Theater
Media Art 120 Boylston Street, 5th Floor, Room 522
Walker Building
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 28, 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.