Spring Orientation

Spring 2015 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 students are expected to attend all sessions from 8:45 am - 3:15pm, should receive their Emerson ID Cards, sign up for ENS, pick up their SEVIS documents, and attend the remaining sessions as required.
  • Domestic graduate students are expected to attend Graduate Student Orientation starting at the Welcome session (11:30 am) through their program meeting with their graduate program director (ends at 2:00 pm). They should then receive their Emerson ID Cards, sign up for ENS, and attend the remaining sessions as required.

Graduate Student Orientation: Thursday, January 15, 2015*

International Graduate Students Arrive

8:45 am Check-in / Light Breakfast Buffet
Charles Beard Room, 80 Boylston Street, 2nd Floor
9:00 am SEVIS Document Collection
Charles Beard Room, 80 Boylston Street, 2nd Floor
10:00 am Writing and Oral Communication Evaluation
Charles Beard Room, 80 Boylston Street, 2nd Floor

Domestic Graduate Students Arrive

11:30 am Welcome
Charles Beard Room, 80 Boylston Street, 2nd Floor
11:35 am Career Services
Charles Beard Room, 80 Boylston Street, 2nd Floor
11:40 am Office of Violence Prevention and Response - Emerson STANDS
Charles Beard Room, 80 Boylston Street, 2nd Floor
12:00 pm Lunch (Sponsored by the Graduate Student Association)
Charles Beard Room, 80 Boylston Street, 2nd Floor
1:00 pm Program Meeting with Graduate Program Director
  • Integrated Marketing Communication
    Charles Beard Room, 80 Boylston Street, 2nd Floor
  • Communication Management
    10th Floor Conference Room, 120 Boylston Street
  • Health Communication
    9th Floor Conference Room, 120 Boylston Street
  • Creative Writing
    12th Floor Conference Room, 180 Tremont Street
2:15 - 3:15 pm International Student Visa Meeting (International Graduate Students Only)
Charles Beard Room, 80 Boylston Street, 2nd Floor
3:15 - 5:00 pm SEVIS Document Pickup (International Graduate Students Only)
Office of International Student Affairs, 120 Boylston Street, 10th Floor
2:00 - 4:00 pm Immunization and Pre-Entrance Health Compliance
Center for Health and Wellness, 216 Tremont Street, 3rd Floor
2:00 - 5:00 pm Clear Holds, Pay Fees
2:00 - 5:00 pm ID Processing / Sign-up for the Emergency Notification System (ENS)
ID Office (Room 121), 80 Boylston Street, 1st Floor

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

* Subject to change