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University of Houston Graduate School Fall 2021 New Student Orientation Webinar

Join us on Tuesday, August 17, 2021 for your 2021 Graduate Orientation & Resource Session webinar hosted by the University of Houston Graduate School.  We will host two orientation sessions: the first at 9:00 am and the second at 1:30 pm. Both sessions will provide the same information. Please register for only one.  This orientation will allow you to meet the graduate team and hear about the academic & administrative aspects. Also, you will get to meet current students and ask questions during the student panel portion.

In addition we will host a separate Resource Session webinar on Tuesday August 17, 2021 at 11am, this is for all students who would like to learn about some of the resources and services available here at the University of Houston. You will hear from representatives from the following organizations:

  • Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)
  • Research Integrity and Oversight (RIO)
  • University Career Services
  • Equal Opportunity Services (EOS)
  • UH Library

The links below will allow you to register. Please do so by Friday, August 13 for either the 9:00 am or 1:30 pm orientation and also register for the resource session as well.  Attendance is not mandatory but is strongly encouraged.

  • Graduate Orientation - 9:00 am
    Please register here.

  • Resource Session – 11:00 am
    Please register here.

  • Graduate Orientation - 1:30 pm
    Please register here.

Date: Tuesday, August 17th
Time: Morning session begins at 9:00 am
          Resource Session begins at 11:00 am
          Afternoon session begins at 1:30 pm
          

Note: This orientation is separate from any college/department/program orientation. The two sessions are the same and new graduate students should only register for one session. 

Graduate Orientation Agenda 

August 17, 2021 – Morning Session
Webinar will begin at 9:00 am

9:00 am

 Opening Session / Orientation Overview

·         Dr. Sarah Larsen, Vice Provost & Dean of the Graduate School

9:10 am

 

 Academic & Administrative Information

  • Dr. Tashemia Jones, Assistant Director, Graduate Program & Student Records, Graduate School
  • Shawn Washington, Assistant Director, Graduate/International Admissions, Graduate School
  • Shari Corprew, Director, Graduate School

9:45 am

 Graduate Student Panel Q&A

  • Panel participants TBD

10:25 am

 Closing Remarks

  • Dr. Sarah Larsen, Vice Provost and Dean of the Graduate School

 

August 17, 2021 – Afternoon Session
Webinar will begin at 1:30 pm

1:30 pm

 Opening Session / Orientation Overview

·         Dr. Sarah Larsen, Vice Provost & Dean of the Graduate School

1:40 pm

 

 Academic & Administrative Information

  • Dr. Tashemia Jones, Assistant Director, Graduate Program & Student Records, Graduate School
  • Shawn Washington, Assistant Director, Graduate/International Admissions, Graduate School
  • Shari Corprew, Director, Graduate School

2:15 pm

 Graduate Student Panel Q&A

  • Panel participants TBD

2:55 pm

 Closing Remarks

  • Dr. Sarah Larsen, Vice Provost and Dean of the Graduate School

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Watch the Fall 2021 UH Graduate School Orientation and Resource Session here!