Orientation Schedule of Events

Schedule for Students

Day One

Time Event Location

8:00–8:45 a.m.

Check- In

Goodman Residence Hall

8:00–9:00 a.m.

Breakfast

McNeil Science and Technology Center (STC), Atrium

9:00–9:20 a.m.

Welcome by Dean of Students

McNeil STC, AstraZeneca (AZ) Auditorium

 9:30–10:15 a.m.

Meet Your College:  Philadelphia College of Pharmacy
Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmacology & Toxicology, and Pharmacy

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium

 9:30–10:15 a.m.

Meet Your College:
Misher College of Arts and Sciences
Biochemistry, Biology, Biomedical Sciences, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Medical Humanities, Medical Laboratory Science, Neuroscience, Microbiology, Misher Pre-Professional Studies, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Physics, Pre-Pharmacy Early Assurance, and Psychology

IPEX, Room 108

 9:30–10:15 a.m.

Meet Your College:
Samson College of Health Sciences
Exercise Science and Wellness Management, Health Science, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Pre-Physician Assistant Studies

IPEX, Room 239

 9:30–10:15 a.m.

Meet Your College: Mayes College of Healthcare Business and Policy
Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Business

McNeil STC, Room 301

10:30–11:00 a.m.

Self-Advocacy and Civic Responsibility

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium

11:00–11:30 a.m.

Financial Aid and Student Account

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium

11:30–11:45 a.m.

Public Safety

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium

11:45–12:00 p.m.

Dining Services

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium

12:00–1:00 p.m.

Lunch

Wilson Dining Hall

1:00–1:05 p.m.

Summer Orientation Overview

Griffith Hall, Lecture Hall A

1:05–1:15 p.m.

Blackboard

Griffith Hall, Lecture Hall A

1:15–1:45 p.m.

Beginning College Survey of Student Engagement

Griffith Hall, Lecture Hall A

1:45–2:15 p.m.

Student Health and Counseling Services

Griffith Hall, Lecture Hall A

2:15–2:30 p.m.

Break

 

2:30–3:00 p.m.

Residence Life

 

Griffith Hall, Lecture Hall A

3:00–3:15 p.m.

Meet your Orientation Leader

Athletic and Recreation Center (ARC)

3:15–5:15 p.m.

Orientation Leaders Small Groups & Photo IDs

ARC and Quad

5:15–5:45 p.m.

Free Time

ARC, Quad and Goodman Residence Hall

5:15–5:45 p.m.

Work Study Meeting

McNeil STC, Room 237

5:15–5:45 p.m.

NCAA Intercollegiate Sports Meeting

ARC, Classroom

5:15–6:00 p.m.

Honors Student Meeting

Wilson Hall, Room 216

5:45–7:15 p.m.

Dinner and Free Time

Wilson Dining Hall, ARC and Quad

7:15–8:00 p.m.

Making the Right Choices

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium

8:00–10:00 p.m.

Late Night Activities

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

Wilson Dining Hall

 9:50–10:30 a.m.

Rotation #1, Group A:

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

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium

 9:50–10:30 a.m.

Rotation #1, Group B:

Network Accounts

McNeil STC, Rooms 147 and 148

 9:50–10:30 a.m.

Rotation #1, Group C:

Getting to Know "US"ciences

McNeil STC, Room 237

 10:35–11:15 a.m.

Rotation #2, Group B:

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

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium

 10:35–11:15 a.m.

Rotation #2, Group C:

Network Accounts

McNeil STC, Rooms 147 and 148

 10:35–11:15 a.m.

Rotation #2, Group A:

Getting to Know "US"ciences

McNeil STC, Room 237

 11:20–12:00 p.m.

Rotation #3, Group C:

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

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium

 11:20–12:00 p.m.

Rotation #3, Group A:

Network Accounts

McNeil STC, Rooms 147 and 148

 11:20–12:00 p.m.

Rotation #3, Group B:

Getting to Know "US"ciences

McNeil STC, Room 237

12:00 p.m.

Wrap-Up

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium

12:15 p.m.

Check out

Return keys in the lobby, and grab a snack to go!

Goodman Residence Hall

Schedule for Families

Day One

Time Event Location

8:00–9:00 a.m.

Breakfast

McNeil Science and Technology Center (STC), Atrium

9:00–9:20 a.m.

Welcome by Dean of Students

McNeil STC, AstraZeneca (AZ) Auditorium

9:30–10:15 a.m.

Meet Your College:  Philadelphia College of Pharmacy
Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmacology & Toxicology, and Pharmacy

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium

9:30–10:15 a.m.

Meet Your College:
Misher College of Arts and Sciences
Biochemistry, Biology, Biomedical Sciences, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Medical Humanities, Medical Laboratory Science, Neuroscience, Microbiology, Misher Pre-Professional Studies, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Physics, Pre-Pharmacy Early Assurance, and Psychology

IPEX, Room 108

9:30–10:15 a.m.

Meet Your College:
Samson College of Health Sciences
Exercise Science and Wellness Management, Health Science, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Pre-Physician Assistant Studies

IPEX, Room 239

9:30–10:15 a.m.

Meet Your College: Mayes College of Healthcare Business and Policy

Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Business

McNeil STC, Room 301

10:30–11:00 a.m.

Self-Advocacy and Civic Responsibility

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium

11:00–11:30 a.m.

Financial Aid and Student Accounts

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium

11:30–11:45 a.m.

Public Safety

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium

11:45 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Dining Services

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium

12:00–1:00 p.m.

Lunch

Wilson Dining Hall

1:00–2:00 p.m.

Partnering for Student Academic Success

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium

2:00–2:30 p.m.

Residence Life

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium

2:30–3:00 p.m.

Student Health and Counseling Services

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium

3:00–4:00 p.m

Student Services Fair and Refreshments

McNeil STC, Atrium

 Day Two

Time Event Location

9:00–5:00 p.m.

The following campus offices and venues are open for your use:

 

Financial Aid
Griffith Hall, Suite 100

Information Technology Services
Griffith Hall, B104

Residence Life/Commuter Services
Whitecar Hall, Suite 1000

Student Health and Counseling
Whitecar Hall, Suite 1200

Student Accounts
Kline Hall, 1st fl

Starbucks
42nd and Woodland  Ave. (7:30am-2pm)

Tasty Drake's (Convenience Store)
located next to Starbucks (11:30am-2pm)

10:00–11:00 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 Levitt, Assistant Director of Student Engagement

Address:

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

Phone:

267-295-3174

Email:

r.levitt@usciences.edu