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Winter Orientation

Winter 2014 International Student Orientation Schedule

The Winter Orientation Schedule is for freshmen, transfer, and international students.

A detailed Orientation schedule will be provided to you upon arrival at the Orientation Welcome Center.

Please note this schedule is subject to change.


Saturday, January 11, 2014

9:00 am–3:00 pm
Welcome Center: Little Building Lobby, Little Building, 80 Boylston Street
9:00–11:30 am
Move into Residence Halls 
10:00 am–3:00 pm
ID Central and Emergency Notification System Sign Ups: ID Office and Little Building Lobby, 80 Boylston Street, First Floor
Noon
Meet with Orientation Groups: Various locations (location will be provided to you at the Welcome Center)
12:30 pm
Brunch with Orientation Groups: Dining Hall, Little Building, 80 Boylston Street, Second Floor
2:00 pm Sharp!
Evaluations for International Students: Lacerte Family Writing and Academic Resource Center, Union Savings Building, 216 Tremont Street, Fifth Floor
5:00–6:15 pm
Dinner: Dining Hall, Little Building, 80 Boylston Street, Second Floor
6:30 pm Sharp!
Residence Hall Meetings
7:30 pm Sharp!
Meet With Orientation Leaders (for late arrivals only): Little Building, 80 Boylston Street, First Floor
8:15 pm Sharp!
Social Program, HOORAY! Breaking the Ice!: Cabaret, 80 Boylston Street, Lower Level

Sunday, January 12, 2014

11:00 am–1:00 pm
Brunch: Dining Hall, Little Building, 80 Boylston Street, Second Floor
1:00 pm Sharp!
Social Program, Boston Experience:  Cabaret, 80 Boylston Street, Lower Level
5:00–7:00 pm
Dinner: Dining Hall, Little Building, 80 Boylston Street, Second Floor
7:30 pm
Social Program, Open Mic Night: Cabaret, 80 Boylston Street, Lower Level

Monday, January 13, 2014

7:00–9:00 am
Breakfast: Dining Hall, Little Building, 80 Boylston Street, Second Floor
8:30–9:00 am
Welcome Center: Bordy Theater and Auditorium, Union Bank Building, 216 Tremont Street, First Floor
9:00 am–5:00 pm
ID Central, ID Office, Little Building, 80 Boylston Street, First Floor
Clear Financial Holds, Student Service Center, Little Building, 80 Boylston Street, First Floor
9:00 am Sharp!
Orientation Welcome: Bordy Theater and Auditorium, Union Bank Building, 216 Tremont Street, First Floor
10:00 am–noon and 1:00–4:00 pm
Immunizations and Clearing Pre-Entrance Health Compliance - Center for Health and Wellness, Union Savings Building, 216 Tremont Street, Third Floor
11:50am - 12:30pm
Academic School Meetings
School of the Arts: Bordy Theater and Auditorium, Union Savings Building, 216 Tremont Street, First Floor
School of Communication: Cabaret, Little Building, 80 Boylston Street, Lower Level
12:30–1:45 pm
Lunch: Dining Hall, Little Building, 80 Boylston Street, Second Floor
12:30–1:45 pm
Off Campus Student Services Trivia Lunch–Multipurpose Room, Max Mutchnick Campus Center, 150 Boylston Street, First Floor
12:30-5:00 pm
Orientation Info Center, Office of Student Life, Max Mutchnick Campus Center, 150 Boylston Street, Second Floor
1:00–5:00 pm
SEVIS Immigration Clearances for International Students, International Student Affairs Office, Walker Building, 120 Boylston Street, Tenth Floor
2:00 Sharp!
First Step and Transfer Transitions for New Students with Academic Advising
First Step for First Year Students–please refer to your welcome packet for the location of your advising meeting.
Transfer Transitions for New Transfer Students–Room 202, Walker Building, 120 Boylston Street, Second Floor
3:45 pm Sharp!
Meet With Orientation Leaders: Please refer to the information provided to you upon check-in at the Welcome Center for your assigned meeting location.
4:00 pm Sharp! and 5:00 pm Sharp!
Reception at President Pelton's Residence: Meet in the lobby of the Max Mutchnick Campus Center to walk to the President's Residence. (Please refer to the information provided to you upon check-in at the Welcome Center for your assigned reception session.)
4:00 pm Sharp! and 5:00 pm Sharp!
Speed Friending: Cabaret, Little Building, 80 Boylston Street, Lower Level. (Please refer to the information provided to you upon check-in at the Welcome Center for your assigned session time.)
6:00–7:30 pm
Dinner: Dining Hall, Little Building, 80 Boylston Street, Second Floor
7:30 pm
Social Program, Movie Night!–Cabaret, 80 Boylston Street, Lower Level

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

7:00–9:00 am
Breakfast: Dining Hall, Little Building, 80 Boylston Street, Second Floor
8:45 am–5:00 pm
Orientation Info Center, Office of Student Life, Max Mutchnick Campus Center, 150 Boylston Street, Second Floor
9:00–10:00 am
Off Campus Student Services Cereal Break, Student Lounge, Max Mutchnick Campus Center, 150 Boylston Street, Second Floor
9:00 am–5:00 pm
ID Central, ID Office, Little Building, 80 Boylston Street, First Floor
9:30 am–noon & 1:00–4:00 pm
Academic Advising, Academic Advising Center, Union Bank Building, 216 Tremont Street, Sixth Floor
10:00 am–11:30 am
Wellness and Safety Fair: Multipurpose Room, Max Mutchnick Campus Center, 150 Boylston Street, First Floor
10:00 am–noon and 1:00–4:00 pm
Immunizations and Clearing Pre-Entrance Health Compliance - Center for Health and Wellness, Union Savings Building, 216 Tremont Street, Third Floor
11:30 am–12:30 pm
Making the Most of Your Emerson Experience - Getting Involved at Emerson, L151, Max Mutchnick Campus Center, 150 Boylston Street, Lower Level 1 (L1)
Noon–1:00 pm
Lunch: Dining Hall, Little Building, 80 Boylston Street, Second Floor
1:00–2:00 pm
Career Services Info Session: Career Services, Union Bank Building, 216 Tremont Street, Sixth Floor
2:00–3:30 pm
International Student VISA Meeting (for International Students only), Conference Room, Walker Building, 120 Boylston Street, Tenth Floor
3:00–3:45 pm and 4:00–4:45 pm
Library Tour and Info Session: Iwasaki Library, Walker Building, 120 Boylston Street, Third Floor
3:00–3:45 pm and 4:00–4:45 pm
Computing at Emerson, Room 418, Walker Building, 120 Boylston Street, Fourth Floor
5:00–7:00 pm
Dinner: Dining Hall, Little Building, 80 Boylston Street, Second Floor
7:00 pm
Social Program, Family Game Night: Multipurpose Room, Max Mutchnick Campus Center, 150 Boylston Street, First Floor

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Classes Start

Friday, January 17, 2014

12:00–3:00 pm
Organization Fair: Max Mutchnick Campus Center, 150 Boylston Street, Various locations. Get your schedule at the check in station in the main lobby.