Seasonal Events

August 20, 2018 to August 24, 2018

Fall 2018 Orientation

When: 
Monday, August 20, 2018 - 9:30am to Friday, August 24, 2018 - 3:00pm
Where: 

The School of Mathematics Orientation is mandatory for all incoming Mathematics students. During our orientation you will find out who your adviser will be, TA assignments, as well as what classes to register for ,etc. You will not be able to register for classes until orientation week. 

The University of Minnesota also holds an online graduate student orientation. For further information, please link to your myU portal website.

August 20 - 24, 2018

All meetings in Vincent Hall (VH) 16 unless otherwise noted.

Monday, August 20
     9:30      Registration & Refreshments (VH120)
     10:00      Welcome and Introductions
  11:00   Photos
  11:30   Lunch (VH120)
  1:45   Student Health Insurance
  2:15   Administrative Issues
    (Library and Mailroom Tours)
  2:45   Break
  3:00   Computer Facilities (VH5)
       
Tuesday, August 21
  9:00   Refreshments & Sign-In (VH120)
  9:30   Academic Programs and Requirements
  11:00   Sexual Harassment
  11:30   Break
  1:30   Practice Teaching Sessions Overview
  2.00   Academic Discussions
       
Wednesday, August 22
  9:00   Refreshments & Sign-In (VH120)
  9:30   Mental Health & Implicit Bias
  10:30   Vincent Hall Thespians
  11:00   Student Groups
  12:00   Break
  1:30   Teaching Administration
  2:30   Practice Teaching
       
Thursday, August 23
  9:00   Refreshments & Sign-In (VH120)
  9:30   Practice Teaching
  12:00   Break
  2:30   Practice Teaching
       
Friday, August 24
  9:00   Refreshments & Sign-In (VH120)
  9:30   Practice Teaching
  12:00   Break
  1:30   Practice TeachingWrap-up
  3:00   Students Only!