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International Student Orientation Schedule

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Time Event Location
10am - 10pm Arrival and Move-in Main: Lobby
5:00 PM Light Dinner Items Retreat
6:30 PM Games and Conversation: Getting to Know Your Orientation Assistants
8:00 PM Shopping Shuttle Main: Lobby

Friday, August 19, 2016

Time Event Location
8:00 - 10:00am Light Breakfast Items CCMPR*
10:30 AM

Intro to OIS and VISA

Ice Breakers

12:00 - 2:00pm Lunch and free time
2:00 - 4:00pm

Intro to Life at Vassar: Americans, Identity, and the NSO**

4:00 - 5:00pm Values Exercise
5:00 - 8:00pm Trip to Poughkeepsie Galleria Main: Lobby
9:00 PM Evening Activities CCMPR

Saturday, August 20, 2016

Time Event Location
8:00 - 10:00am Light Breakfast Items CCMPR
10:30 AM

Tour of Campus

Bipodal discussions

12:00 - 1:30pm Lunch & Free Time CCMPR
1:30 PM Career Development Office
2:00-3:00pm The Liberal Arts Educational Experience

Activities: Squash, Badminton, Volleyball

7:30 PM Dinner with Transitions 2nd Floor ACDC
9:00 PM Open Mic Night w/ Transitions

Sunday, August 21, 2016

Time Event Location
8:00 - 10:00am Light Breakfast Items CCMPR
9:30 AM Walkway Over the Hudson Main: Lobby
12:00 PM Lunch CCMPR
12:30 PM Introductions to Deans, Directors and Resources
1:00 PM

Sessions with Campus Resources:

Wellness and F1/J1 Visas

1:00 - 2:00 PM Parent’s Tour Main: Lobby
3:00 Break
3:30 PM Student Q&A ACDC
3:30 PM Parent Q&A CCMPR
5:00 PM Free Time
6:30 PM End of Orientation Picnic Ampitheather
8:00 PM Bonfire Residential Quad

Monday, August 22, 2016

Time Event Location
8:00 - 12:00pm

Check-in at International Table

(Remember to bring all your important documents!)

Villard Room
10:00 AM Healthcare USA Rocky
12:30 PM NSO Survival Guide Lunch ACDC - Dodge Room***

* - College Centern Multipurpose Room

** - New Student Orientation

*** - Private Room located in the right side dining room of the All Campus Dining Center