Orientation Schedule of Events

Schedule for Students

Day One

Time Event Location

8:30–9:15 a.m.

Check- In

Goodman Residence Hall

8:30–9:30 a.m.

Breakfast & Photo IDs

McNeil Science and Technology Center (STC), Atrium/Room 137

9:30–9:50 a.m.

Welcome by Dean of Students

STC, Room 145

 10:00–10:45 a.m.

Meet Your College:  Philadelphia College of Pharmacy
Misher College of Arts & Sciences
Samson College of Health Sciences

Various Locations

11:00–11:30 a.m.

Self-Advocacy and Civic Responsibility

STC, Room 145

11:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Financial Aid and Student Accounts

STC, Room 145

12:00–12:15 p.m.

Public Safety

STC, Room 145

12:15–12:30 p.m.

Dining Services

STC, Room 145

12:30–1:30 p.m.

Lunch

Wilson Dining Hall

12:30-1:30 p.m.

Federal Loan Pit Stop

Wilson Hall, Room 217

1:30–1:35 p.m.

Overview of Orientation

IPEX, Room 307

1:45–2:15 p.m.

Student Health and Counseling Services

IPEX, Room 307

2:15–2:30 p.m.

Break

IPEX 2nd Floor Lobby

2:30–3:00 p.m.

Residence Life

 

IPEX, Room 307

3:00–3:30 p.m.

Meet your Orientation Leader

IPEX, Room 307

3:30–6:00 p.m.

Orientation Leaders Groups

Various Locations

6:00–7:00 p.m.

Dinner

Wilson Dining Hall

6:15–6:30 p.m.

Honors Students Meeting

Faculty/Staff Dining Room

7:00–8:00 p.m.

Questionable Decisions

STC, Room 145

8:00–10:00 p.m.

Late Night

ARC

10:00 p.m.

More Food and Fun

Goodman Residence Hall

Day Two

Time Event Location

8:45–9:30 a.m.

Breakfast

Wilson Dining Hall

9:30–9:45 a.m.

Orientation Leader Group Meetings

 

9:50–10:30 a.m.

Rotation #1, Group A:

Overview of Academic Advising, Student Academic Support Services (SASS), and Student Accommodations (OSA)  

STC

 9:50–10:30 a.m.

Rotation #1, Group B:

Network Accounts

STC

 9:50–10:30 a.m.

Rotation #1, Group C:

Getting to Know "US"ciences

STC

 10:35–11:15 a.m.

Rotation #2, Group B:

Overview of Academic Advising, Student Academic Support Services (SASS), and Student Accommodations (OSA)  

STC

 10:35–11:15 a.m.

Rotation #2, Group C:

Network Accounts

STC

 10:35–11:15 a.m.

Rotation #2, Group A:

Getting to Know "US"ciences

STC

 11:20–12:00 p.m.

Rotation #3, Group C:

Overview of Academic Advising, Student Academic Support Services (SASS), and Student Accommodations (OSA)  

STC

 11:20–12:00 p.m.

Rotation #3, Group A:

Network Accounts

STC

 11:20–12:00 p.m.

Rotation #3, Group B:

Getting to Know "US"ciences

STC

12:00 p.m.

Wrap-Up

STC, Room 145

12:15 p.m.

Check out

Goodman Residence Hall

12:15pm-2:00pm

Federal Loan Pit Stop

Goodman Computer Lab

Schedule for Families

Day One

Time Event Location

8:30–9:15 a.m.

Check- In

Goodman Residence Hall

8:30–9:30 a.m.

Breakfast & Photo IDs

McNeil Science and Technology Center (STC), Atrium/Room 137

9:30–9:50 a.m.

Welcome by Dean of Students

STC, Room 145

 10:00–10:45 a.m.

Meet Your College:  Philadelphia College of Pharmacy
Misher College of Arts & Sciences
Samson College of Health Sciences

Various Locations

11:00–11:30 a.m.

Self-Advocacy and Civic Responsibility

STC, Room 145

11:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Financial Aid and Student Accounts

STC, Room 145

12:00–12:15 p.m.

Public Safety

STC, Room 145

12:15–12:30 p.m.

Dining Services

STC, Room 145

12:30–1:30 p.m.

Lunch

Wilson Dining Hall

12:30-1:30 p.m.

Federal Loan Pit Stop

Wilson Hall, Room 217

1:30–2:30 p.m.

Partnering for Student Success

STC, Room 145

2:30–3:00 p.m.

Student Health and Counseling Services

 

STC, Room 134

3:00–3:30 p.m.

Residence Life

IPEX, Room 307

3:30–4:30 p.m.

Student Services Fair and Refreshments

STC Atrium

 Day Two

Time Event Location

10:30–11:00 a.m.

Brunch with the University President

ARC, MPR

11:00–12:15 p.m.

USciences Parent Partnership Series

ARC, MPR

12:15 p.m.

Student Check-Out

Goodman Residence Hall

 

Contact:

Randi Miller, Associate Director of Student Life

Address:

Office Location: Whitecar Hall, Room 1007
University of the Sciences
600 South 43rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4495

Phone:

267-295-3174

Email:

ra.miller@usciences.edu