Transfer Student Orientation Schedule 2017
The schedule below is the Orientation schedule for new Transfer students.
Move-in for those living in Centennial Hall will take place on Thursday, August 24 from 12-5 p.m.
Parking permits will be issued throughout the weekend through SU's Parking and Transit Services, but purchases must be completed online.
*For questions about accessibility or to request accommodations for Orientation, please email firstname.lastname@example.org by August 1.
Friday, August 25
Transfer students will be allowed to park in the Standart Parking Lot at Syracuse University on this day.
- Parking map (Standart lot is at bottom left of map)
|Time||Event||8 - 9 a.m.||Check-In for Orientation and Continental Breakfast provided: Gateway Center|
|8 - 9:30 a.m.||Trailhead Meal Card Distribution: Gateway Center Concourse (please bring SU ID card or driver's license for verification)|
|9 - 9:30 a.m.||Welcome to ESF: Gateway Center|
|9:30 - 10 a.m.||A Conversation with the Dean: ESF Community Expectations: Gateway Center|
|10 - 10:30 a.m.||Registration Tutorial and Navigation: Gateway Center|
|10:30 - 11:30 a.m.||Introduction to Major: Department Meeting: Locations various|
|11 a.m. - 2 p.m.||Schedule adjustments (if necessary): Baker Lab Computer Clusters|
|11 a.m. - 2 p.m.||Trailhead Cafe Open|
|12 - 1:30 p.m.||Lunch Served in the Gateway Center and OL Small Group Time|
|2:30 p.m.||Procession to Gateway Center: Meet on the ESF Quad in Academic Departments|
|3 p.m.||ESF Welcome Convocation for all New Students: Gateway Center|
|4 p.m.||ESF Class Photo and Olympics: ESF Quad|
|5 - 7 p.m.||ESF Welcome Barbecue: ESF Quad (Rain location: Gateway Center)|
|6 p.m.||ESF Athletics Pep Rally: ESF Quad (Rain location: Gateway Center)|
|9 p.m. - 12 a.m.||ESF/SU Joint Event: OrangeBlast!: SU Quad/Archbold/Flannagan Gymnasium|
Saturday, August 26 (Optional Events)
|10 a.m.||Optional Transfer Day of Service (more details to come)|
|11:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.||Trailhead Cafe Open: Gateway Center|
|6:30 p.m.||SU Event: "Citrus in the City": Experience Downtown Syracuse, Clinton Square! Buses depart from the Stadium Place Bus Stop at 6:30 p.m.|
|9 p.m. - 1 a.m.||ESF/SU Joint Event: Cuse Carnival: SU Women's Field (corner of Euclid and Comstock)|