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College of Graduate Studies

Physical Address:
Morrill Hall Room 104

Mailing Address:
College of Graduate Studies
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3017
Moscow, ID 83844-3017

Phone: 208-885-2647

Email: cogs@uidaho.edu

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Graduate Welcome

Welcome New Students


Graduate Orientation

Sunday, August 25
1:00 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.
Life Science South 277

Opening Remarks and Overview of the University of Idaho | John Wienceck PhD, University of Idaho Provost

Welcome to Graduate School | Jerry McMurtry PhD, College of Graduate Studies Dean
 
Welcome by GPSA President | Connor Hill, GPSA President

Graduate Student First Steps | Lana Unger MS, Graduate Student Services Manager

Fellowship Support Program & Professional Development | Kate Strum MA, Director of Graduate Student Support Programs

Academic Research Integrity | Audrey Harris, Office of Research Assurances

Library Resources | Marco Seiferle-Valencia, Open Education Librarian

Campus Safety | Office of Public Safety & Security

Get acquainted with fellow new grad students, faculty, staff, and current grad students.

Graduate Orientation is required for international students but it is critical that all new graduate students attend the orientation to ensure that you are properly equipped to experience a successful graduate student experience. 


Pep Rally

Sunday, August 25
4:00 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. 
Idaho Commons Plaza

Receive a Vandal GameDay shirt, form the letter "I" with other vandals for a group photo, learn the vandal fight song from the University of Idaho football team, and then walk over to the Administration Lawn lead by President C. Scott Green.


President’s Welcome BBQ

Sunday, August 25
5:00 p.m.
Administration Building Front Lawn

President C. Scott Green 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.


Additional New Student Welcome Events

Late Night at the Rec

Thursday, August 22 from 9:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m

Join us for Late Night at the Student Recreation Center for activities including dodgeball, basketball, volleyball, Zumba, and rock climbing in the Climbing Center. This event is a great opportunity for students to learn about outdoor programs, make new friends, and enjoy some free food.

Vandal Women's Soccer vs. Boise State University

Friday, August 23 at 7:00 p.m.

Vandal Women's Soccer face long-time rival BSU in an action-packed game in the ASUI-Kibbie Dome. Show your school spirit by wearing Vandal Gear to the game!

Serving Your New Community (SYNC)

Saturday, August 24, 2019

SYNC provides an opportunity for incoming students to connect to their new community through a variety of service opportunities.The event is split into a morning and an afternoon session. Participants may choose to participate in one or both of the sessions with no sign up required. Service projects can include site cleanup, gardening, painting, basic construction and other service needs.

LGBTQA Ice Cream Social

Sunday, August 25 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Join the LGBTQA Office to welcome back a new school year with free ice cream! Meet fellow LGBTQA students and make friends. All are welcome. 

GSSP Moscow Food Tour

Tuesday, August 27 from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Meet in Memorial Gym room 111 for a walking tour of all the places to eat on campus, and some of the highlights on Main Street. This event is open to all!

FEMFest

Friday, August 30 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Join the University of Idaho Women's Center for a celebration of Women's Equality Day on the Idaho Commons Plaza. All are welcome to attend.

 

 

Contact

College of Graduate Studies

Physical Address:
Morrill Hall Room 104

Mailing Address:
College of Graduate Studies
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3017
Moscow, ID 83844-3017

Phone: 208-885-2647

Email: cogs@uidaho.edu

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