Orientation Schedule for AM Session Ticket Holders

6:30 - 8:00      Check-in

                        Pick up name tags at tables in front of the Student Union and proceed
                        up the west stairs to the Ballroom.  Light refreshments served.

8:15                 Welcome and Introductions

                        Dr. David Bruck, Associate Dean of the Office of Graduate Studies &
                        Research and Dr. Renee Barnett Terry, Interim Vice-President of
                        Student Affairs 

8:30                 Departmental Presentations

                        Bursar, Meg Deiss
                        Registrar, Joni Talley
                        Student Conduct, Shannon Quihuiz
                        Counseling, Jennifer Morazes
                        Graduate Admissions and Program Evaluations, Tricia Foust
                        Graduate Studies & Research, Dr. David Bruck

10:00 - 10:15  Break

10:15               Student and Faculty Speakers

                        Student Panel led by Leann Cherkasky Makhni, Interim Director
                        International Student and Scholar Services Director, International
                        House
                        Special Guest Speaker, Dr. Guna Selvaduray, Director, Biomedical
                        Engineering Program, Biomedical, Chemical and Materials Engineering

Breakout Session

11:30              Visa and Health Information

                       Mandatory Attendance for F-1 Visa Students
                       Laura Covey and Khim Lok, International Student Scholar and Services
                       Student Union Ballroom

11:45              Financial Aid and Scholarships

                       Domestic students only
                       Carolyn Guel, Financial Aid and Dr. David Bruck, Graduate Studies &
                       Research
                       Student Union Theater

12:15              End of AM Presentations


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Additional Self-Selecting Activities Students May Attend After AM Session

A Resource Fair will be set up from 11:30 to 1:30 throughout the 1st Floor of the Student Union and around the Student Union patio.  AM Session students are encouraged to attend from the time their program morning program is finished until closing at 1:30.  See Graduate Orientation Resource Fair for more details of important campus resources.

Library tours are available on a first-come first-served basis. Sign up sheets will be available at 1:30 for tours at 2:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.  The Library Resource Fair table can be found across from the name tag tables on the Student Union patio.

Campus tours will be available until 3:00 p.m. on a first-come first-served basis.

A poster session highlighting SJSU student research competition winners will be ongoing throughout the day.