New Graduate Student Welcome & OrientationWednesday, August 20, 2014 - 2:00pmMain Lounge, Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)
Welcome to The University of Iowa! We are delighted that you have chosen to pursue your graduate education studies with us.
To help you settle in the Iowa City area and prepare for your graduate studies, the Graduate College will host its New Graduate Student Welcome and Orientation, the only comprehensive orientation offered for incoming graduate students, on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 beginning at 2:00 p.m. in the Main Lounge of the Iowa Memorial Union.
RSVP online by Friday, August 15, 2014.
The Welcome Schedule features:
- Information Fair, 2:00-3:30 pm—Learn about student services and student organizations at The University of Iowa, and gather information on many resources in the Iowa City and Coralville communities.
- Breakout Sessions, 3:00-5:15 — Learn how to get your paycheck, health insurance and library access. Get on a headstart on career planning, professional development, funding, hear tips for working with colleagues throughout your career, and listen to advice from seasoned graduate students.
- Dean's Welcome & Reception, 5:15-6:15— Join us for an Iowa welcome from Graduate College Dean John Keller and others. Enjoy food and an opportunity to meet other new graduate scholars and Graduate College staff.
Event Sponsor: Thank you to Hills Bank for providing food and materials for this event.