ORIENTATION

Spring 2019 – New & Transfer Student Orientation

 

December Preview Day - Monday, December 18, 2017

Join us on Monday, December 18 for our December Preview Day.  This is an optional one-day orientation experience designed to help new and transfer students connect on campus.  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

 

Full PDF Schedule - December Preview Day 2017 FYE

 

Schedule-at-a-Glance

 

9:30 a.m. - Check-In Opens

 

10:00 a.m. - Welcome from First Year Experience; Overview of Division of Student Affairs

 

10:45 a.m. - Welcome and Information from Art & Sciences Academic Advising

 

11:00 a.m. - Students: Break-out session with First Year Mentors and First Year Experience Leadership Team - great opportunity to connect with other students and learn more about getting involved on campus Parents: Break-out session with Parent and Family Liaison, Sandy Talbott - great opportunity to learn more about how Parent and Family Resources supports parents at Pitt.

 

12:15 - 1:00 p.m. - Lunch

 

1:00 - 5:00 p.m. - Free Time On Campus. We recommend utilizing the time on campus to cross a few things off your to-do list!  (To-Do list items will be printed in full schedule)

 

2:00 p.m. - Campus Tour led by Pitt Pathfinders

 

3:30 p.m. - Tour of the William Pitt Union led by First Year Experience Staff.

 

Spring 2018 New & Transfer Student Orientation - Sunday, January 7, 2018

Welcome!  Spring 2018 New & Transfer Student Orientation will officially begin on Saturday, January 6th when the residence halls open at 9:00 a.m.

 

With the exception of new international students, the only required Orientation session will be on Sunday, January 7th from 3 - 5 p.m. in the William Pitt Union, Assembly Room, Main Floor.  Parents and families are also invited to this program.

 

FULL PDF SCHEDULE - Spring New and Transfer Orientation 2018 

 

Schedule of Events At a Glance

Saturday, January 6, 2018

 

Residence Halls Open - All Day

 

8 - 10 p.m., Nordy's Place Meet and Greet

William Pitt Union, Nordy's Place, Lower Level

 

Sunday, January 7, 2018

 

11 a.m. - 2 p.m., International Student Orientation

Required for all NEW International Students

 

1 - 2 p.m., New Student Meet Up

William Pitt Union, Kurtzman Room, Main Floor

 

1 - 2 p.m., Transfer Student Meet Up

William Pitt Union, Room 548, Fifth Floor

 

2 - 3 p.m., New & Transfer Student Orientation Welcome Reception

William Pitt Union, Lower Lounge, Main Floor

 

3 - 5 p.m., New & Transfer Student Orientation Required Program

William Pitt Union, Assembly Room, Main Floor

 

8 - 10 p.m., Nordy's Place Meet and Greet

William Pitt Union, Nordy's Place, Lower Level

 

Monday, January 8

 

First Day of Classes - Spring Semester Begins

 

Wednesday, January 10

 

1 - 3 p.m., Spring Student Activities Fair

William Pitt Union, Main Floor