New Graduate Student Orientation

August 16, 2019 | 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.| Havener Center

New graduate students should attend the New Graduate Student Orientation to learn what to expect for advising, funding, library resources, counseling, career services and academic and community resources.
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Tentative Itinerary

8:30 a.m. | Check-in
9 a.m. | Welcome
9:30 a.m. | Presentations

  • Registrar's Office
  • Technology Transfer & Economic Development
  • Avoiding Plagiarism
  • Academic Dishonesty, Student Grievances, GRA/GTA/GA Responsibilities
  • Library Resources
  • Technical Editing
  • Environmental Health and Safety
  • Rolla Chamber of Commerce

10:25 a.m. | Getting to Know Each Other
11:05 a.m. | Lunch and Group Photo
11:45 p.m. | Diversity Discussion

12:35 p.m. | Round Table Discussions

  • How to Get the most out of your Advisor/Advisee Relationship
  • How to Acquire Graduate Funding
  • University Police
  • Career Opportunities and Employer Relations (COER) & CPT/OPT
  • Counseling and Miner Wellness/Student Health
  • Council of Graduate Students (CGS) & CASB Graduate Student Leadership Council
  • IT, RSS, and Educational Technology

1:50 p.m. | Campus Tours/ Scavenger Hunt
3 p.m. | Prizes awarded for Scavenger Hunt Success

Friday, August 16, 2019
8:30am-4pm

Havener Center