New Graduate Student Orientation Schedule
NOTE: updates to the schedule may be made throughout the summer. Please visit this page for up-to-date information. An announcement will be sent out once the final program is confirmed.
Updated: August 4, 2017
New Graduate Student Orientation
Monday, August 14th, 2017
9:00 A.M. - 3:15 P.M.
J. W. Reitz Union
9:00 A.M. – 10:10 A.M.
Graduate School Welcome
Welcome presentation by the Graduate School
Grand Ballroom and Auditorium
10:15 A.M. – 2:15 P.M.
Resource Fair with On-Campus and Off-Campus Organizations
Rion Ballroom - Level 3
10:20 A.M. – 11:40 A.M.
International Student Orientation - mandatory
Presentation by the International Center and Counseling & Wellness Center
11:00 A.M. – 3:15 P.M.
Information Sessions with On-Campus Organizations and Student Groups (see below for schedule)
Information Session Schedule
Auditorium, Level 2
11:00 A.M. – 11:30 A.M.
Staying Well in Graduate School: Tips & Resources (for domestic students)
(Counseling & Wellness Center and GatorWell)
11:45 A.M. – 12:15 P.M.
Navigating Graduate Student Life: Advice From Your Peers
(Organization for Graduate Student Advancement and Professional Development - OGAP)
12:30 P.M. – 1:00 P.M.
Library Resources for a Successful Graduate Career
1:15 P.M. – 1:45 P.M.
Getting Involved in Graduate School
(Graduate Student Council)
2:00 P.M. – 2:30 P.M.
Academic Integrity and Conduct at the University of Florida
(Dean of Students Office - Student Conduct and Conflict Resolution)
2:45 P.M. – 3:15 P.M.
Career Resources for Graduate Students
(Career Resource Center)