Orientation Schedule of Events

Schedule for Students

Below is the 2019 Student Orientation Schedule. 

Day One

Time Event Location

8:15–9:30 a.m.

Check- In

STC Atrium

9:45–10:00 a.m.

Welcome by the Dean of Students

McNeil Science and Technology Center (McNeil STC), AstraZenica (AZ) Auditorium 145

 10:00–11:00 a.m.

 

Meet Your College -   Misher College of Arts & Sciences: Biochemistry, Biology, Biomedical Sciences, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Data Science, Medical Humanities, Medical Laboratory Science, Microbiology, Neuroscience, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Physics, Psychology, and Undeclared

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium 145

Meet Your College -   Philadelphia College of Pharmacy: Pharmaceutical & Healthcare Business, Pharmaceutical & Healthcare Studies, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmacology & Toxicology, and Pharmacy

McNeil STC, Room 108

Meet Your College -   Samson College of Health Sciences: Exercise Physiology, Health Science, Occupational Therapy, and Physical Therapy

Integrated Professional Education Complex (IPEX), Room 139

11:10–11:55 a.m.

Financial Aid, Student Accounts and Dining Services

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium 145

11:55 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Self-Advocacy and Civic Responsibility

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium 145

12:30–1:20 p.m.

Lunch

Wilson Dining Hall

12:30-1:20 p.m.

Federal Loan Pit Stop (Available during lunch)

Wilson Hall, Room 217

1:30–2:00 p.m.

  

Group A: Student Health and Counseling Services

IPEX 108

Group B: Meet Your Orientation Leaders

IPEX 139

Group C: Meet Your Orientation Leaders

IPEX 237

2:05–2:35 p.m.

 

Group A: Meet Your Orientation Leaders

IPEX 108

Group B: Public Safety

IPEX 139

Group C: Residence Life

IPEX 237

2:40–3:10 p.m.

 

Group A: Photo IDs

Wilson

Group B: Residence Life

IPEX 237

Group C: Student Health and Counseling Services

IPEX 108

3:15–3:45 p.m.

 

Group A: Public Safety

IPEX 139

Group B: Student Health and Counseling

IPEX 108

Group C: Photo IDs

Wilson

3:50–4:20 p.m.

 

Group A: Residence Life

IPEX 237

Group B: Photo IDs

Wilson

Group C: Public Safety

 

IPEX 139

4:20–4:45 p.m.

 

Color Games Prep.

LLC

4:20–4:45 p.m.

Photo ID Overflow

Wilson

4:45–5:45 p.m.

Color Games

Quad

6:00–7:00p.m.

Dinner

Wilson Dining Hall

6:00–6:30 p.m.

Honors Students Meeting

Faculty/Staff Dining Room

6:30–7:00 p.m.

NCAA Inter. Sports Meeting

Faculty/Staff Dining Room

7:05–8:00 p.m.

Drake's Decisions

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium 145

8:00–10:00 p.m.

The ARC @ Dark

Athletic Recreation Center (ARC)

10:00 p.m.

Late Night LLC

LLC

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.

 

Group A: Overview of Academic Advising

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium 145

Group B: Network Accounts & Tech Tools

McNeil STC, Rooms 147 & 148

Group C:Know USciences McNeil STC, Room 337

 10:35–11:15 a.m.

 

 

Group A: Know USciences

McNeil STC, Room 337

Group B: Overview of Academic Advising

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium 145

Group C: Network Accounts & Tech Tools

McNeil STC, Rooms 147 & 148

 11:20–12:00 p.m.

 

 

Group A: Network Accounts & Tech Tools

McNeil STC, Rooms 147 & 148

Group B: Know USciences

McNeil STC, Room 337

Group C: Overview of Academic Advising

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium 145

12:00 p.m.

Orientation Survey

Group Presentation Rooms

12:15 p.m.

Check out

LLC

Schedule for Families

Below is the 2019 Orientation Schedule for Families.  

Day One

Time Event Location

8:15–9:30 a.m.

Check- In

STC Atrium

9:45–10:00 a.m.

Welcome by Dean of Students

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium 145

 10:00–11:00a.m.

 

Meet Your College -   Misher College of Arts & Sciences: Biochemistry, Biology, Biomedical Sciences, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Data Science, Medical Humanities, Medical Laboratory Science, Microbiology, Neuroscience, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Physics, Psychology, and Undeclared

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium 145

Meet Your College -   Philadelphia College of Pharmacy: Pharmaceutical & Healthcare Business, Pharmaceutical & Healthcare Studies, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmacology & Toxicology, and Pharmacy

 

McNeil STC, Room 108

Meet Your College -   Samson College of Health Sciences: Exercise Physiology, Health Science, Occupational Therapy, and Physical Therapy IPEX, Room 139

11:10–11:55 a.m.

Financial Aid, Student Accounts, and Dining Services

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium 145

11:55 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Self-Advocacy and Civic Responsibility

McNeil STC, AZ Auditorium 145

12:30–1:20 p.m.

Lunch

Wilson Dining Hall

12:30-1:20 p.m.

Federal Loan Pit Stop (available during lunch)

Wilson Hall, Room 217

1:30–2:00 p.m.

Residence Life

IPEX 307A-D

2:05–2:35 p.m.

Student Health and Counseling Services

 

IPEX 307A-D

2:40–3:10 p.m.

Public Safety

IPEX 307A-D

3:15–4:20 p.m.

Partnering for Student Success

IPEX 307A-D

4:30-5:00pm

Student Services Fair & Refreshments

STC Atrium

 Day Two

Time Event Location

10:45–11:00 a.m.

Brunch with President Dr. Katz

ARC, MPR

11:00–12:15 p.m.

USciences Parent Partnership Series

ARC, MPR

 

Contact:

Alexis Heppler, Associate Director of Student Life

Address:

University of the Sciences
600 South 43rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4495

Phone:

215-596-3174

Email:

aheppler@usciences.edu