Graduate and Professional Student Orientation

The Graduate School would like to invite you to the 2nd Annual Graduate and Professional Student Orientation.

Date: Friday, August 22nd
Time: 8:30 am – 1:30 pm
Location: University Center (UC) Ballroom-Room 210

The Graduate School, in collaboration with the Division of Student Affairs and Enrollment Services, will be hosting the 2nd Annual Graduate and Professional Student Orientation.  This event will provide an overview of university services, procedures, and resources as they relate to graduate students, as well as an opportunity to meet students from other UH programs. 

Please note: this orientation is not mandatory, and is separate from college/departmental sessions. 

Please Register here

Orientation Schedule:

Download a copy of the schedule here.

2nd Annual Graduate and Professional Student Orientation Schedule
Friday, August 22, 2014 University Center (UC) Ballroom (Room 210) & Theatre (Room 103/203)

8:30 am Check-In and Continental Breakfast
9:30 am Opening Session – Official Welcome
  • Dr. Dmitri Litvinov, Vice Provost and Dean, Graduate School
9:45 am Division of Research {Mark Clarke}
  • Technology Transfer
10:00 am Overview of UH Library Support Services {Christie Peters}
  • Services for Graduate Students
  • Research Services (Electronic Theses and Dissertation)
  • Technology Training Sessions
10:30 am Overview of Dean of Students Office Programs and Services {Doug Eck}
  •  Commuter Services
  •  Parent and Family Programs
  •  Student Advocacy Programs

10:45 am

Coogs Get Consent – Office of Equal Opportunity Services {Jyl Shaffer}
11:15 am Overview of Health and Wellness Programs and Services {Reuben Parrish}
  • Health Center
  • CAPS
  • UH Wellness
  • Campus Recreation and Wellness Center
11:30 am Overview of Campus Life and Involvement Programs and Services {Jason Bergeron}
  • Center for Student Involvement
  • Center for Student Media
  • University Centers
  • AD Bruce Religion Center
11:30 am - 1:30 pm Departmental Fair/Resource Table
Visit the departmental fair and resource tables to network and learn what resources and services will be available to you as a new graduate and professional student. Fair will close at 1:30 p.m.
12:00 pm Lunch
12:30 pm Conclusion of Orientation
  • Departmental Fair/Resource Table will remain open until 1:30 p.m.

Parking Map

Download a copy of the map here.
parking map for graduate student orientation