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Fall 2019 New Graduate Student Orientation

August 26 @ 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

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The UWM Graduate School will host New Graduate Student Orientation on Monday, August 26th, 2019, from 10:30 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. in the Ballroom of the UWM Student Union.

Orientation is designed to serve as a general overview of topics related to graduate student life at UWM.

The event agenda includes an information fair with tables from campus resources and organizations, breakout sessions, a panel discussion with current graduate students and concurrent sessions on topics related to academic success. The Graduate School’s orientation is different from any new graduate student orientation that may be offered by your academic program. Please check with your department for program-specific information.
Lunch will be provided. Register below.

New Graduate Student Orientation: August 26, 2019 – UWM Union Ballroom

  • 10:30am – 11:30am: Check-in Begins
  • 10:30am – 12:00pm: Resource Tables
  • 10:45am – 11:15am: Campus Tour
  • 11:00am – 11:45am: Klotsche Tour
  • 11:10am – 11:40am: Library Tour
  • 11:20am – 12:00pm: Campus Tour
  • 12:15pm – 12:45pm: Lunch served
  • 12:45pm – 1:45pm: Main Presentation
  • 1:45pm – 2:00pm: Break
  • 2:00pm – 2:30pm: Breakout Session 1 (choose one):
    – Alumni/Current Grad Student Panel
    – Technology
    – Financial Aid
    – Campus Tour
    – Klotsche Tour
    – Library Tour
  • 2:30pm – 2:45pm: Break
  • 2:45pm – 3:15pm: Breakout Session 2 (choose one):
    – Alumni/Current Grad Student Panel
    – Technology
    – Financial Aid
    – Campus Tour
    – Klotsche Tour
    – Library Tour
  • 3:15pm: Orientation Concludes
If you can’t make it for the campus tour during orientation, take a UWM Virtual Tour or sign up for a personalized tour before you come or at a later date!

Parking

Parking is available for free in the Union and Lubar School of Business garages. Please bring your parking ticket with you to orientation for validation.

Details

Date:
August 26
Time:
10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Venue