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Fall Orientation Schedule

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Date

Time

Description

Location

Monday, August 21, 2017

8:30am – 4:30pm

Arrival & Department Check in at Clarkson University

9:00am – 12:00pm

Chemistry Placement Exam 1

(Chemistry Students Only)

Science Center 138

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

9:00am – 10:00am

Orientation Meeting

Student Center Multi-Purpose Rm.

10:00am – 11:00am

Campus Tour

Begins at Student Center

1:00pm – 3:30pm

ESL testing for international students

(International Students Only)

Science Center 162

1:00pm – 4:00pm

Chemistry Placement Exam 2

(Chemistry Students Only)

Science Center 138

6:00pm – 7:30pm

Graduate Student Welcome Reception

BBQ Pit (Cheel)

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

9:00am – 12:00pm

Chemistry Placement Exam 3

(Chemistry Students Only)

Science Center 138

9:15am – 11:00am

ISE Orientation

(ISE Students Only)

TAC 208

2:00pm – 3:00pm

Graduate International Student Session

(International Students Only)

Snell 214

3:00pm – 4:00pm

Academic Integrity Session

Snell 214

4:00pm – 5:00pm

Sexual Harassment & Misconduct

Snell 214

Thursday, August 24, 2017

9:00am – 12:00pm

Chemistry Placement Exam 4

(Chemistry Students Only)

Science Center 138

1:00pm – 3:30pm

ESL Make-up Testing

(Int’l Chemistry Students & Late Arrival Int’l Students)

Snell 177

Friday, August 25, 2017

9:00am – 12:00pm

Chemistry Placement Exam 5

(Chemistry Students Only)

Science Center 138

12:30pm – 4:30pm

TA Training for new Teaching Assistants

(Students with Teaching Assistantships Only)

Snell 212

EVERY SESSION ON THE ABOVE SCHEDULE THAT APPLIES TO YOU (see notes below) IS MANDATORY. YOU MUST ATTEND ALL ORIENTATION SESSIONS AS REQUIRED!!!

NOTES:

  1. Chemistry Placement Exams are for new Chemistry graduate students ONLY. Other graduate students should not sit for these exams.
  2. ESL Testing and the Graduate International Student session apply to international graduate students ONLY. Other graduate students should not attend these sessions.
  3. ESL Make-up Testing is ONLY for international Chemistry students taking the placement exam at the time of the original ESL exam and those students with approved late arrivals. All other international students should take the ESL exam at the original time.

4.     ISE Orientation is ONLY for those students in one of the programs under the Institute for a Sustainable Environment. Other students should not attend this session.

5.     TA training is ONLY for those students who have been offered/accepted a teaching assistantship position. Other students should not attend this session.


Optional Orientation Activities