New Grad Students: Ph.D.

New Student Orientation Events for Fall 2013

Please note that locations are subject to change.

Monday, August 26, 2013
Time Event Location
9:00 am Registration Open
Register and be seated by 9:45 am. Events begin promptly at 10:00 am.
Harrison Auditorium, Penn Museum
10 to 10:45 am

Dean's Welcome Address
Vice Dean Joseph Sun

Dean Eduardo Glandt
Associate Dean Kostas Daniilidis
10:45 to 10:55 am Safety Presentation
Penn Public Safety
10:55 to 11:00 am Dismissal of PhD Students
Speaker: Sonya Gwak
11:00 am to Noon Departmental Activities:
BE: Skirkanich 508
CBE Conference Room
CIS: Wu & Chen Auditorium, Levine
ESE: Towne 315
MEAM: Moore 216
MSE: LRSM Reading Room





Noon to 1:00 pm Lunch
Boxed lunches
Engineering Quad:
Tables in Towne & Levine Lobbies
1:00 to 1:45 pm Speakers
Student Panel
Topics: Academic experience for the 1st year, RCR, Getting involved in Departmental Groups/Orgs, GSEG, GAPSA, Academic opportunities
Q&A
Berger Auditorium, Skirkanich Hall
1:45 to 3:00 pm

Student Support Services
Export Controls
Graduate Student Center
Counseling and Psychological Services
Student Health Services
Engineering Library
Career Services

Berger Auditorium, Skirkanich Hall
 
Monday, August 26, 2013
Time Event Location
4:00 to 6:00 pm Happy Hour
Meet other PhD Students
City Tap House
 
Wednesday, August 28, 2013
Time Event Location
9:00 to 11:00 am Submit Final Documents
Submit all final missing documents
Pick Up SEPTA Pass

Students who have submitted all final documents can pick up a SEPTA Pass to explore Philadelphia. Limit one per person.
Towne 111, side entrance across from computer lab
 
Thursday, August 28, 2013
Time Event Location
9:00 to 11:00 am Submit Final Documents
Submit all final missing documents
Pick Up SEPTA Pass

Students who have submitted all final documents can pick up a SEPTA Pass to explore Philadelphia. Limit one per person.
Towne 111, side entrance across from computer lab