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Pre-orientation & Orientation Activities


August 23, 2015
Time: 3:30 – 5:00 PM
Location: Renfrew Building, REN 125

•Opening Remarks and Overview of the University of Idaho | President or Provost
•Welcome to Graduate School | Dr. Jerry McMurtry, Interim Dean, College of Graduate Studies
•Quick Tips for Success | Dr. Jerry McMurtry, Interim Dean
•Welcome to the GPSA | Anthony St. Claire, President of the GPSA
•Peer Advice | Panel of Graduate Students
•Get acquainted with your classmates, staff and current students. Soft drinks served.

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President’s Welcome BBQ | 5:15 - 7:00 PM | Location: Administration Lawn
The President cordially invites you and your immediate family to join him for
this complimentary festive kick-off to the school year!
There is a delicious menu planned with both vegetarian and meat-lovers options.
The Marching Band and other live music will be offered for your entertainment.
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Pre-orientation Activities:

You will find the following action items on the left-hand side of this webpage:
•Set Up Your Accounts.
•Review the Class Schedule.
•Register for Classes.
•Buy your Books.
•Pay your Fees.
•Moscow campus student? Find a Place to live either on or off campus.
•Coeur d’Alene, Boise or Idaho Falls Student? Check your campus center website for special events.

Virtual Orientation Activities:

•Review the How to Guides: Welcome and Tips for Success, Appointment of Major Professor, Committee Appointment, Steps to Degree and Study Plan/Degree Audit (all new graduate students should review and view these items before the end of the first semester)

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President’s Welcome BBQ

Location: Administration Lawn
Time: 5:15 - 7:00 PM

The President cordially invites you and your immediate family to join him for this festive kick-off to school year! It’s FREE! There is a delicious menu planned complete with both vegetarian and meat-lovers options. The Marching Band and other live music for your entertainment.