All events will be condcuted virtually, unless stated otherwise. Zoom information for all sessions will be sent to your UCI email prior to the listed start time.

Date Activity
Online Modules

Campus-wide Graduate Welcome and Orientation

Environmental Health and Safety Training (TANGO)

School of Physical Sciences - NSF GRFP Workshop

Wednesday, September 1

9/1 Orientation Zoom Recording (timestamps below)

8:00am Foundational Principles - Professor Craig Martens, Vice Chair for Graduate Affairs (00:00:48)

9:30am Becoming anti-Racist in The Physical Sciences - Professor Amanda Holton, Vice Chair for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (1:34:31)

10:00am Graduate Student Funding - Morgan Sibley, Student Affairs Manager (02:07:59)

10:30am Establishing California Residency - Omar Saucedo, Assistant Residence Officer (02:29:35)

11:00am UC SHIP - Charles Adams, Administrative Director, Student Health (02:57:08)

11:30am Counseling Center - Dr. Meladee Garst, Assistant Director, Counseling Center (03:34:48)

1:00-5:00pm Individual Area Advising Meetings (see individual schedule)

  • Chemical Biology, Physical, Theoretical, Atmospheric, Analytical, Materials

Thursday, September 2

9/2 Orientation Zoom Recording (timestamps below)

8:30am-1:00pm Individual Area Advising Meetings (see individual schedule)

  • ChAMP, Inorganic, Organic

1:00pm Iota Sigma PI - Graduate Student, Allie Zito (00:00:14)

1:15pm Graduate Safety Team - Graduate Safety Fellow, Amanda Chung (00:08:18)

1:20pm UCI SACNAS - Graduate Students, Moises Romero, Ali Younis, and Heriberto Flores Zuleta (00:17:30)

1:40pm ChemUnity - Graduate Students, Rakia Dhaoui and Alissa Matus (00:38:55)

2:00pm PSML Nexus - Graduate Students, Bhupalee Kalita (00:54:12)

2:30pm Science Library Virtual Tour - Mitchell Brown, Research Librarian (01:29:30)

3:00pm Mass Spectrometry Facility Virtual Tour - Felix Grun, Director, Mass Spectrometry Facility (01:59:45)

3:15pm Office of Equal Opportunity & Diversity - Katherine Papageorges, Senior Investigator (02:14:04)

3:30pm Academic Counseling - Phong Luong, Assistant Director (02:25:52)

4:00pm UCI CARE - Kaeleigh Hayakawa, Violence Prevention Coordinator (02:54:15)

Friday, September 3

11:00am-12:00pm Faculty Presentations

1:00-2:00pm Faculty Presentations

Monday, September 6 Labor Day
Tuesday, September 7 Rosh Hashanah
Wednesday, September 8 Rosh Hashanah

Thursday, September 9

12:00-1:00pm Faculty Presentations

2:00-3:00pm Faculty Presentations

4:00-5:00pm Lab TA Training Kick-Off Zoom Meeting

Friday, September 10

10:00-11:00am Faculty Presentations

1:00-4:00pm Lab TA Training -- The Student Exeperience (in-person)

Monday, September 13

10:00-11:00am Faculty Presentations

1:00-4:00pm Lab TA Training

Tuesday, September 14

8:00-9:00am Individual and Group Photos - Laurel Hungerford Photography (in-person)

10:00-11:00am Faculty Presentations

1:00-4:00pm Lab TA Training -- Feedback and Grading

Wednesday, September 15 Yom Kippur
Thursday, September 16 Yom Kippur

Friday, September 17

12:00-1:00pm Faculty Presentations (CANCELED)

2:00-3:00pm Faculty Presentations (CANCELED)

Monday, September 20

11:00am-12:00pm Faculty Presentations

1:00-2:00pm Faculty Presentations (CANCELED)

Tuesday, September 21

1:00pm - 4:00pm TA Training (TAPDP)

  • All students

Wednesday, September 22

10:00am - 12:00pm International TA Training (TAPDP)

  • If you are an international student that meets certain criteria, you will be contacted in September, if you are required to participate.

1:00pm - 4:00pm TA Training (TAPDP)

  • All students
Thursday, September 23 Fall Classes Begin