Graduate Student Orientation

To increase your chance of successful graduate study, The Graduate School conducts a special orientation for new graduate students. Attendance at orientation is mandatory

This orientation includes distribution of relevant University and Graduate School publications and will help you make a smooth transition to graduate study by ensuring that you have all the necessary tools (student ID, library access, computer account, email, application for candidacy, etc.). 

All new graduate students including those who have completed undergraduate study at VU must attend this orientation.

Spring 2016 Orientation:

Mandatory for all graduate students

Date: Monday, January 4, 2016 
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Location: Christopher Center for Library and Information Resources (CCLIR), Community Room

Mandatory for international graduate students only

Date: Tuesday, January 5, 2016 
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Location: Christopher Center for Library and Information Resources (CCLIR), Community Room

Mandatory for international graduate students and optional for domestic graduate students

Date: Saturday, January 9, 2016 
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Location: Christopher Center for Library and Information Resources (CCLIR), Community Room

 

NOTE: Students in the MBA program DO NOT need to attend this Orientation.  If you have any questions, please contact the MBA Office at 219.465.7952 or mba@valpo.edu.

For more information about resources to help you with your transition to VU, please check out the following website: Graduate School Student Resources. For a listing of housing options in Valparaiso, click here to view our housing listing.

 

Have any questions?
Contact Nadea Khorbotly, Assistant Director of Student Services, by email at Nadea.Khorbotly@valpo.edu or by phone at 219.464.5313