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Summer Orientation - Tentative Agenda

Below is the tentative schedule for Summer Orientation 2014 sessions. A final schedule will be provided upon check-in at the Collins Center for the Arts on the first day of your orientation session.

Students
Day 1
 12:30pm – 3:00pm Arrival, check-in and Info Fair
Collins Center for the Arts
Check-in at the Collins Center for the Arts
Check into orientation residence hall
Complete Orientation Checklist

Check out information tables
Join a campus tour
 1:00pm Meeting about Disability Support Services
Room 100, Class of 1944 Hall 
 1:00pm Meeting about LGBT Services and Programs
Room 107, Class of 1944 Hall 
 1:00pm Meeting for Honors Students & Parents
Minsky Recital Hall, Class of 1944 Hall
For students accepted in the Honors College 
 2:00pm Meeting for Varsity Athletes & Parents
Room 100, Class of 1944 Hall 
 2:00pm Meeting for Transfer Students
Room 107, Class of 1944 Hall 
 2:00pm Meeting for Students Interested in Pre-Med & Health Professions
Minsky Recital Hall, Class of 1944 Hall
For students interested in graduate school in pre-med, pre-dental, pre-optometry, pre-vet, pre-pharmacy and others
 2:30pm Meeting for Commuter Students
Room 100, Class of 1944 Hall 
 2:30pm Meeting for Multicultural & International Students
Room 102, Class of 1944 Hall 
 3:00pm – 3:30pm Opening Session
Hutchins Concert Hall, Collins Center for the Arts
Hearty Maine Hello, Agenda Review, Money Matters and Team Maine Intro 
 3:45pm Icing (ice breaker groups)
Around Campus
 4:30pm Bear Fare Dinner (complimentary)
Maine Bound Adventure Center Area 
 6:00pm UMaine Life Presentation
Room 100, Donald P. Corbett Hall  
 7:30pm Reality U! (college life skits)
Hauck Auditorium, Class of 1944 Hall
 8:45pm Student Recreation and Fitness Center Activities & Out of State Student Gathering
Student Recreation and Fitness Center
 9:45pm Bonfire & Residence Hall Activities
Somerset Parking Lot & Orientation Residence Hall
Day 2
 6:30am Wake Up & Check-Out
Orientation Residence Hall 
 7:00am Parents Pick Up Overnight Bags
Orientation Residence Hall
 7:30am Breakfast (complimentary)
Hilltop Dining 
 8:00am Gather to Walk to Next Session
Gather at Hilltop Dining
 8:15am Academic Angle Presentation
Room 100, Donald P. Corbett Hall
 9:00am Class Scheduling & Advising
See locations below 
 10:00am -11:15am The Finish Line
Memorial Union
MaineCard Pick-up & Final Forms Drop-off
 11:30am Meet me at the Union!
Memorial Union
Parents & Students Meet Up – Lunch available for purchase, Bookstore & Computer Connection Store Open

 

Parents and Guests
Day 1
 12:30pm – 3:00pm Arrival, check-in and Info Fair
Collins Center for the Arts
Check-in at the Collins Center for the Arts
Check into orientation residence hall
Complete Orientation Checklist
Check out information tables
Join a campus tour
 1:00pm Meeting about Disability Support Services
Room 100, Class of 1944 Hall 
 1:00pm Meeting about LGBT Services and Programs
Room 107, Class of 1944 Hall
 1:00pm Meeting for Honors Students & Parents
Minsky Recital Hall, Class of 1944 Hall
For students accepted in the Honors College 
 2:00pm Meeting for Varsity Athletes & Parents
Room 100, Class of 1944 Hall 
 2:00pm Meeting for Transfer Students
Room 107, Class of 1944 Hall
 2:00pm Meeting for Students Interested in Pre-Med & Health Professions
Minsky Recital Hall, Class of 1944 Hall
For students interested in graduate school for pre-med, pre-dental, pre-optometry, pre-vet, pre-pharmacy and others.
 2:30pm Meeting for Commuter Students
Room 100, Class of 1944 Hall
 2:30pm Meeting for Multicultural & International Students
Room 102, Class of 1944 Hall
 3:00pm – 3:30pm Opening Session
Hutchins Concert Hall, Collins Center for the Arts
Hearty Maine Hello, Agenda Review, Money Matters and Team Maine Intro 
 3:45pm Parent Session with Clyde Folsom
Hauck Auditorium, Class of 1944 Hall

Psychological Changes of Parents and Students During the College Years
 5:00pm UMaine: What You Need To Know
Room 100, Donald P. Corbett Hall  
 6:00pm Bear Fare Dinner (complimentary)
Maine Bound Adventure Center Area 
 6:45pm Evening Reception & Out of State Parents Gathering
The Bears Den, Memorial Union
Hosted by the Alumni Association
Day 2
 7:00am Parents Pick Up Student’s Overnight Bags
Orientation Residence Hall
 7:30am Shopping, Dining Info and Breakfast (for purchase)
Memorial Union
 8:00am Money Matters Follow Up Hauck Auditorium, Class of 1944 Hall 
 9:00am UMaine Wrap-Up and Q & A
Minsky Recital Hall, Class of 1944 Hall
 10:30am Meet the Academic Deans
See locations below
 11:30am Meet me at the Union
Memorial Union
Parents & Students Meet Up – Lunch available for purchase, Bookstore & Computer Connection Store open.

Locations for Class Scheduling and Advising & Meet the Academic Deans
Explorations: Room 100, Donald P. Corbett Hall
College of Natural Sciences, Forestry and Agriculture: Room 101, Neville Hall
College of Engineering: Room 101, Neville Hall
School of Engineering Technology: Room 100, Neville Hall
Maine Business School: Room 117, Donald P. Corbett Hall
College of Education and Human Development: Room 120, Little Hall
Foundations: Room 120, Little Hall
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: Room 101, Neville Hall (students) & Minsky Recital Hall, Class of 1944 Hall (parents and guests)

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