Spring 2016 Graduate Orientation
Sunday January 17th @ 1:30PM
New Graduate Students - Welcome to the university community!
As further introduction to the university and to its academic and student life opportunities, we invite you to attend Graduate Student Orientation on Sunday, January 17, 2016 @ 1:30PM, in the Dauphin Humanities Center.
Additional information about Graduate Orientation will be listed on this website closer to the date of the event.
Schedule of Events for Sunday, January 17th.
||1:00 p.m. – 1:25 p.m. – Fish Bowl, Dauphin Humanities Center
|1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. – Dauphin Room 051
Break out Mixer
Breakout Sessions by Department
3:00 p.m - 3:30 p.m.
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Important: please RSVP by January 9, 2016.
Textbooks & the Bookstore
You can find information about your textbooks and order textbooks by visiting
http://ship.bkstr.com. Bookstore hours during the first week of classes are as follows:
Fri., Jan. 15 8-6
Sat., Jan. 16 11-4
Sun., Jan. 17 10-6
Fri., Jan. 22 8-6
Sat., Jan. 23 11-4
Parking Decal & SU ID Card
All graduate students planning on parking on campus must register for a parking decal. More information can be found at
http://parking.ship.edu. To accommodate graduate students, the ID Room will have extended hours during the first week of classes. These hours are not guaranteed after the first week of class.
The ID Room will be open on January 17th from Noon to 1:30 PM. The ID room is located in Reed Operations Center.
Please contact the Graduate School at
GradSchool@ship.edu or 717-477-1371 if you have any questions before Orientation.
Tracy A. Schoolcraft, Ph.D.
Associate Provost and Dean of Graduate Studies