Date Activity

Tuesday,

September 10

7:45am Check-In & Light Breakfast 

  • Rowland Hall 104 

8:00am Foundational Principles - Professor Alan Heyduk

  • Rowland Hall 104

9:30am Graduate Affairs and Funding - Morgan Sibley, Student Affairs Manager

10:00am Establishing California Residency - Omar Saucedo Hernandez

  • Rowland Hall 104

10:30am Counseling Center - Dr. Frances Diaz 

  • Rowland Hall 104

11:00am UC SHIP - Charles Adams, Administrative Director, Student Health

  • Rowland Hall 104

11:30am Individual and Group Photos - Laurel Hungerford Photography

  • Meet outside between Frederick Reines Hall and Rowland Hall

12:30pm Lunch 

1:30pm Iota Sigma PI - Graduate Student, Jessica Maat

  • Rowland Hall 104

1:45pm Graduate Student Mentoring - Alissa Matus and James Griffin

  • Rowland Hall 104

2:30pm Science Library Tour - Mitchell Brown

  • Meet at Science Library courtyard

4:00pm - 5:00pm Faculty Presentations

  • Rowland Hall 104

Wednesday,

September 11

Individual Advising Meetings by Research Area

11:00am - 3:00pm Office Hours with Professor Sergey Nizkorodov to discuss specialized TA appoitments

  • Rowland Hall 377

6:00pm -7:00pm Faculty Presentations

  • Rowland Hall 104

Thursday,

September 12

8:00am - 4:00pm Environmental Health and Safety Training

9:00am – 10:00am Optional Mass Spectrometry Facility User Training 

  • Appointment required, additional information will be emailed to students 
  • Location: 1002 Reines Hall

10:00am – 11:00am Optional Mass Spectrometry Facility User Training 

  • Appointment required, please sign up here
  • Location: 1002 Reines Hall

5:00pm - 6:00pm Faculty Presentations

  • Rowland Hall 104

Friday,

September 13

8:00am - 4:00pm Environmental Health and Safety Training

9:00am – 10:00am Optional Mass Spectrometry Facility User Training 

  • Appointment required, please sign up here
  • Location: 1002 Reines Hall

10:00am – 11:00am Optional Mass Spectrometry Facility User Training 

  • Appointment required, additional information will be emailed to students
  • Location: 1002 Reines Hall

4:00pm - 7:00pm Welcome BBQ

  • Location: Aldrich Park

Monday,

September 16

8:00am - 9:20am Intro to UCI Chemistry Labs - Meet Your Mentors

  • Location: Rowland Hall 101

9:30am - 11:00am Safety Training Rotations

  • Location: Rowland Hall 251, 553 and 491

11:00am - 12:00pm Safety Scenarios

  • Rowland Hall 101

1:00pm - 5:00pm Mentors Day 1 Modules

  • Rowland Hall 251 and 261

Tuesday,

September 17

9:00am - 4:00pm Teaching Lab Training Rotations

  • Location: Rowland Hall 251, 261, 553 and 563

5:00pm - 6:00pm Faculty Presentations

  • Rowland Hall 104

Wednesday,

September 18

9:00am - 12:00pm TA Training with Mentors - Day 3 Modules

  • Location: Rowland Hall 251 and 261

1:30pm - 3:30pm  Faculty Presentations

  • Rowland Hall 104

Thursday,

September 19

10:45am - 5:00pm Graduate Division: International Graduate Welcome and Orientation

  • International students only
  • Registration required: you should have received information on how to register from GradOrientation@uci.edu If you have issues registering please contact GradOrientation@uci.edu 
  • Location: Bren Events Center, 100 Mesa Road

6:00pm - 8:00pm Faculty Presentations

  • Rowland Hall 104

Friday,

September 20

10:00am - 6:30pm Graduate Division: Campuswide Graduate Welcome and Orientation

Monday,

September 23

1:30pm - 3:00pm Physical Sciences NSF Workshop

  • Location: PSLH 100

4:00pm - 6:00pm Faculty Presentations

  • Rowland Hall 104

Tuesday,

September 24

8:00am - 5:00pm TA Training (TAPDP)

Wednesday,

September 25

8:00am - 12:30pm TA Training (TAPDP)

  • Coffee provided
  • All students
  • Location: Physical Sciences Lecture Hall

12:45pm - 5:35pm - TAPDP Training: International Students Only

  • Lunch provided
  • Location: Humanities Plaza

6:00pm -7:00pm Faculty Presentations

  • Rowland Hall 104
Thursday, September 26 Classes Begin