Fall 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 Student Orientation: August 31, 2015. Mandatory for all incoming International graduate students. All international graduate students must also attend the Graduate Student Orientation on September 1, 2015.
- Graduate Student Orientation: September 1, 2015. Mandatory for all incoming graduate students.
All events will take place at 216 Tremont Street, in the Bill Bordy Theatre & Auditorium, unless otherwise noted.
Reminder: Please remember to bring your passport, I-20, and Visa documents to the International Graduate Student Orientation.
|Breakfast Reception||8:30am||216 Tremont Street, Bill Bordy Theatre & Auditorium|
|iGrad Transition Program Update||9:15am|
|Turn-In SEVIS Documents||9:30am|
|English Language Group Testing||10:00am|
|Individual Assessments||10:45am||Multiple; see physical schedule on day of Orientation|
|Student Services Session||1:10pm|
|Visa Information Session||1:30pm|
|Ice Cream Social||2:30pm|
|Student Obligation Open Time (Clear Holds, Pay Fees, Get IDs, Health Compliance and Immunization Clinic)||3:00 - 5:00pm||Multiple; see physical schedule on day of Orientation|
|Pick Up SEVIS Documents||3:00 - 5:00pm||120 Boylston Street, 10th Floor, International Student Affairs|
Open for Student Obligations
Note: Students do not have to report right at 10:00am and stay until 4:00pm. The time represents the period that students may fulfill these obligations.
|Clear Holds, Pay Fees||10:00am - 4:00pm||216 Tremont Street, 4th Floor, Student Accounts|
|Receive Emerson IDs and Sign-up for Connect-Ed||10:00am - 4:00pm||80 Boylston Street, 2nd Floor, Charles Beard Room|
|Pre-Entrance Health Compliance/Immunization Clinic||10:00am - 4:00pm||216 Tremont Street, 3rd Floor, Center for Health and Wellness|
|Communication Disorders||4:30pm||180 Tremont Street, 5th Floor, Room 503|
|Communication Management||4:30pm||180 Tremont Street, 2nd Floor, Room 203|
|Creative Writing||4:30pm||555 Washington Street, 2nd Floor, Jackie Liebergott Black Box Theater|
|Global Marketing Communication & Advertising||4:30pm||120 Boylston Street, 4th Floor, Room 417|
|Health Communication||4:30pm||180 Tremont Street, 2nd Floor, Room 205|
|Integrated Marketing Communication||4:30pm||120 Boylston Street, 2nd Floor, Room 233|
|Journalism||4:30pm||180 Tremont Street, 2nd Floor, Room 204|
|Media Art||4:30pm||559 Washington Street, 5th Floor, Room 517|
|Publishing and Writing||4:30pm||555 Washington Street, 2nd Floor, Jackie Liebergott Black Box Theater|
|Theatre Education||4:30pm||559 Washington Street, 4th Floor, Studio 7|
Welcome Sessions and GSA Reception
|Welcome||5:45pm||555 Washington Street, 1st/2nd Floor, Paramount Mainstage|
|Office of Diversity and Inclusion||6:00pm||555 Washington Street, 1st/2nd Floor, Paramount Mainstage|
|Office of Violence Prevention and Response - Emerson STANDS||6:10pm||555 Washington Street, 1st/2nd Floor, Paramount Mainstage|
|emersonNEXT||6:30pm||555 Washington Street, 1st/2nd Floor, Paramount Mainstage|
|Career Services - Finding a Career Footing||6:35pm||555 Washington Street, 1st/2nd Floor, Paramount Mainstage|
|Graduate Student Association (GSA) - What does the GSA do for you?||6:40pm||555 Washington Street, 1st/2nd Floor, Paramount Mainstage|
|GSA Reception||7:00pm||555 Washington Street, 2nd Floor, Jackie Liebergott Black Box Theater|
*Schedules are subject to change