Transfer Student Orientation Schedule 2018
The schedule below is the Orientation schedule for new Transfer students.
Parking permits for the academic year 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 24
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|
|12:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.||Schedule adjustments (if necessary): Baker Lab Computer Clusters, 309,310,314|
|11 a.m. - 2 p.m.||Trailhead Cafe Open|
|11:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.||Boxed Lunch Served in the Gateway Center|
|2:45 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. - 7 p.m.||
ESF Mighty Oak Welcome: ESF Quad (Rain location: Gateway Center)
|9 p.m. - 12 a.m.||ESF/SU Joint Event: OrangeBlast!: SU Quad/Archbold/Flannagan Gymnasium|
Saturday, August 25 (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)|