Orientation Schedule of Events

Schedule for Students

Below is the typcial schedule for orientation.  Schedule for 2019 will be finalized in the Spring.

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 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 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 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

Below is the typcial schedule for orientation.  Schedule for 2019 will be finalized in the Spring.

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 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:

Thea Zunick, EdD, Director of Student Life

Address:

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

Phone:

215-596-8950

Email:

t.zunick@usciences.edu