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January New Student Orientation Schedule

Tentative Schedule - Subject to Change

10:00 am   
Orientation Check-In
McGinley Center, 2nd Floor
Students will check-in with the New Student Orientation staff and receive their Welcome packets.
 
10:30 am  
Welcome From the Dean of Students and Orientation Coordinators
McGinley Center, Rose Hill Commons 237
Join Christopher Rodgers, Assistant Vice President and Dean of Students, and your Orientation Coordinators for a warm welcome to the Fordham Family! 
 
11:00 am  
Getting Involved at Fordham
McGinley Center, Rose Hill Commons 237
Learn about the various student clubs and organizations on campus.
 
11:30 am
Small Group Meeting
McGinley Center, Ballroom 
Meet with your Orientation Leaders in small groups!
 
12:00 pm
Campus Assault Relationship Education
McGinley Center, Rose Hill Commons 237
Learn about Campus Assault Relationship Education
 
1:00 pm
Lunch
McGinley Center, Rose Hill Commons 237
 
1:30 pm
CORE Programming: Civility
McGinley Center, Rose Hill Commons 237
Discover what it means to part of the Fordham Ramily.
 
2:00 pm
Living the Mission
McGinley Center, Rose Hill Commons 237
What does it mean to attend a Jesuit university? Find out more during this presentation from one of Fordham's Jesuit priests.
 
2:30 pm
Academic Overview
Fordham College at Rose Hill Students: Keating 219
Gabelli School of Business Students: McGinley Center Rose Hill Commons
Meet with your academic dean to learn about degree requirements and discuss your class schedule.
 
4:00 pm
Student Life Fair
McGinley 2nd Floor Lounge
Incoming students will be able to ask questions to representatives from various departments and offices on campus to gain insight about life at Fordham.
 
4:30 pm
Residential Life Meeting
McGinley Center, Rose Hill Commons 237
Resident students attend a mandatory meeting with staff members from the Office of Residential Life. 
 
4:30 pm
Commuter Community Meeting
McGinley Center, Rose Hill Commons
Attend the Community Meeting to get important academic and student life information. 
 
5:00 pm
Small Group Meeting
McGinley Center, Ballroom
Gather in your small group for another interactive session.
 
5:30 pm
Wrap Up
McGinley Center, Rose Hill Commons 237
Closing comments from the Office of Student Leadership and Community Development.
 
6:00 pm
Dinner and NYC Excursions
Departs from McGinley Center, 2nd Floor
As a Fordham student, "New York is my campus."  So, take this opportunity to explore your city surroundings with your Orientation Coordinators on an excursion to a New York City hot spot.

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