Graduate Students

UArts Student Life wants to ensure that all graduate students become acclimated to the University.  To that end, we have highlighted several sessions during New Student Orientation that are graduate student friendly.  

*Denotes optional event

Wednesday, August 23

  • 10:00-11:00 am Check-In (Hamilton Hall, 320 South Broad Street)
  • Lunch (provided)
  • Grad Student Welcome
  • 5:30-6:30 pm Opening Act (Merriam Theater)
  • Grad Student Mixer (Caplan Black Box)                                   

Thursday, August 24 & Friday, August 25

  • Department Meetings and Events (schedules vary by program, a detailed schedule will be provided Wednesday)       

Friday, August 25

  • 11:30 am-1:45 pm: Student Activities Fair and Library Open House*                                           
  • 3:30-4:30 pm: Keeping it Real & Know the Code*                              
  • 4:45-5:30 pm: Federal Work Study Meeting*            

Saturday, August 26

  • 8:00pm: Open Mic Night* (Levitt Auditorium)                               

Sunday, August 27

  • Dive Into Philly (a detailed schedule and signs ups will be provied at the Student Activities Fair)

Monday, August 29

  • First Day of Classes!