• Date: August 19, 2021 | Location: Building 121 Room 1110
    Orientation Liaison in Room: Jason Hartfield

    Time
    Location
    Agenda
    7:15 a.m.-8:00 a.m.
    517 Entrance
    Check In & Receive Student Affairs SWAG Bag
    8:00 a.m.-8:10 a.m.
    121-1110
    Welcome & Orientation Objectives
    Presented by Dean Martinez
    8:10 a.m.-9:00 a.m.
    121-1110
    Navigating Your Graduate Experience & Wellness@KGI
    Presented by Student Affairs and Title IX
    9:00 a.m.-9:30 a.m.
    121-1110
    Technology Support
    Presented by Registrar & IT
    9:30 a.m.-9:40 a.m.
     
    Break & walk to Program Overview Session
    9:40 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
    (see chart)
    Program Overview and Academic Prologue Expectations
    Presented by each Program Director
    11:00 a.m.-11:10 a.m.
     
    Break & walk back to main classroom
    11:10 a.m.-12 p.m.
    121-1110
    Student Life with Student Government
    Presented by Student Government and Student Affairs
    12:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
    Oasis KGI Commons
    Graduate Student Mixer Lunch & Resource Fair
    1:30 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
    121-1110
    Financial Onboarding
    Presented by Financial Aid & Student Accounts
    2:00 p.m.-2:10 p.m.
    121-1110
    Q & A and Closing from Liaison
    2:20 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
    517 Entrance
    Optional KGI Tours
  • Date: August 19, 2021 | Location: Building 517 Room 165
    Orientation Liaison in Room: Zachary Valdez

    Time
    Location
    Agenda
    7:15 a.m.-8:00 a.m.
    517 Entrance
    Check In & Receive Student Affairs SWAG Bag
    8:00 a.m.-8:10 a.m.
    517-165
    Welcome & Orientation Objectives
    Presented by Dean Zdanowicz
    8:10 a.m.-8:40 a.m.
    517-165
    Financial Onboarding
    Presented by Financial Aid & Student Accounts
    8:40 a.m.-9:30 a.m.
    517-165
    Student Life with Student Government
    Presented by Student Government and Student Affairs
    9:30 a.m.-9:40 a.m.
     
    Break & walk to Program Overview Session
    9:40 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
    (see chart)
    Program Overview and Academic Prologue Expectations
    Presented by each Program Director
    11:00 a.m.-11:10 a.m.
     
    Break & walk back to main classroom
    11:10 a.m.-12 p.m.
    517–165
    Navigating Your Graduate Experience & Wellness@KGI
    Presented by Student Affairs and Title IX
    12:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
    Oasis KGI Commons
    Graduate Student Mixer Lunch & Resource Fair
    1:30 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
    517–165
    Technology Support
    Presented by Registrar & IT
    2:00 p.m.-2:10 p.m.
    517-165
    Q & A and Closing from Orientation Lead
    2:20 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
    517 Entrance
    Optional KGI Tours
  • Date: August 19, 2021 | Location: 517 Room 152
    Orientation Liaison in Room: Destiny Alvarez

    Time
    Location
    Agenda
    7:15 a.m.-8:00 a.m.
    517 Entrance
    Check In & Receive Student Affairs SWAG Bag
    8:00 a.m.-8:10 a.m.
    517-152
    Welcome & Orientation Objectives
    Presented by President Schuster
    8:10 a.m.-9:00 a.m.
    517-152
    Student Life with Student Government
    Presented by Student Government and Student Affairs
    9:00 a.m.-9:30 a.m.
    517-152
    Financial Onboarding
    Presented by Financial Aid & Student Accounts
    9:30 a.m.-9:40 a.m.
    (See chart)
    Break & walk to Program Overview Session
    9:40 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
    517-152
    Program Overview and Academic Prologue Expectations
    Presented by each Program Director
    11:00 a.m.-11:10 a.m.
     
    Break & walk back to main classroom
    11:10 a.m.-11:40 a.m.
    517-152
    Technology Support
    Presented by Registrar & IT
    11:40 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
     
    Break & Get Lunch
    12:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
    Oasis KGI Commons
    Graduate Student Mixer Lunch & Resource Fair
    1:30 p.m.-2:20 p.m.
    517-152
    Navigating Your Graduate Experience & Wellness@KGI
    Presented by Student Affairs and Title IX
    2:20 p.m.-2:30 p.m.
    517-152
    Q & A and Closing from Orientation Lead
    2:20 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
    517 Entrance
    Optional KGI Tours
  • Date: August 19, 2021
    Via Zoom: Click here to join livestream
    Orientation Liaison: Jason Hartfield

    Time
    Location
    Agenda
    8:00 a.m.-8:10 a.m.
    121 – 1110
    Welcome & Orientation Objectives
    Presented by Dean Martinez
    8:10 a.m.-9:00 a.m.
    121 – 1110
    Navigating Your Graduate Experience & Wellness@KGI
    Presented by Student Affairs and Title IX
    9:00 a.m.-9:30 a.m.
    121-1110
    Technology Support
    Presented by Registrar & IT
    9:30 a.m.-9:40 a.m.
    Break
    9:40 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
    (See Chart)
    Program Overview and Academic Prologue Expectations
    Presented by each Program Director
    11:00 a.m.-11:10 a.m.
    Break
    11:10 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
    121-1110
    Student Life with Student Government
    Presented by Student Government and Student Affairs
    12:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m.
    Oasis KGI Commons
    Graduate Student Mixer Lunch & Resource Fair
    1:30 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
    121-1110
    Financial Onboarding
    Presented by Financial Aid & Student Accounts
    2:00 p.m.-2:10 p.m.
    121-1110
    Q & A and Closing from Liaison
  • *Program Directors will escort students from their current location to the Program Overview & Academic Prologue Session Location.
    **From 9:40-11:00 a.m. unless otherwise noted.

    Program
    Program Director
    Program Overview & Academic Prologue Session Location
    MBS
    Dr. Joel West & Dr. Krishna Kumar
    Bldg. 517, Room 165 (Founder’s Room)
    MEng
    Dr. Sue Behrens
    Bldg. 535, Room 109
    MS & MSTM
    Dr. Anastasia Levitin
    Bldg. 121, Room 1111
    MSMDE
    Dr. Anna Hickerson
    Bldg. 121, Room 1112 (MAD Lab)
    PPC & PPA
    Elba Munoz & Dr. Joon Kim
    Bldg. 535, Room 152
    PhD
    Dr. Jim Sterling
    Bldg. 535, Room 150-A (West Conference Room)
    PharmD
    Dr. Gail Orum
    Bldg. 121, Room 1110
    MSGC
    Ashley Mills and Emily Quinn
    Bldg. 121, Room 1113
    MSGDA
    Dr. Barbara Fortini
    Bldg. 121, Room 1114
    MSCM*
    *9:45-11:00 a.m.
    Dr. Monique Williams

If you missed New Student Orientation, please review the presentation and let us know if you have any questions by emailing Student_Affairs@kgi.edu.