Cabrini Transfer Student Orientation
Thursday, August 22, 2013 from 8:30 AM to 2:00 PM (EDT)
Transfer Orientation will give you an opportunity to meet faculty, staff, and students, and also learn about the academic requirements and campus resources available to assist you.
Resident students can pick up keys and move into their rooms after they have finished meeting with their advisor and scheduling their courses.
Residence Life staff will distribute keys at the Resource Fair in Grace Hall from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and in the Residence Life office (Widener Center, 2nd Floor) after 1 p.m.
Schedule for Thursday, August 22nd
8:30 - 9 a.m.: Registration (Jazzman’s Café, Widener Center)
Continental breakfast available.
9 - 9:30 a.m.: Opening Prayer and Welcoming Remarks (Widener Center Lecture Hall)
- Opening Prayer, Sister Christine Marie Baltas, Campus Ministry
- Welcoming Remarks
- Inroduction to Cabrini’s Core Values, Sister Christine Marie Baltas, Campus Ministry
9:30 - 9:50 a.m.: Core Curriculum and Academic Requirements (Widener Center Lecture Hall)
Jeff Gingerich, Ph.D., Dean for Academic Affairs
9:50 - 10:10 a.m.: Understanding Your Transfer Credit Evaluation (Widener Center Lecture Hall)
Fran Harkness, Interim Registrar
10:10 - 10:30 a.m.: Language Placement Overview (Widener Center Lecture Hall)
Learn about Language course requirements and placement.
Raquel Green, Ph.D., Assistant Professor for Romance Languages
10:30 - 10:50 a.m.: Math Placement Overview (Widener Center Lecture Hall)
Learn about Math course requirements and placement.
ohn Brown, Ph.D., Chair of the Mathematics Department
11 a.m.: Math Placement Test (Iadarola Center, Room 325 F)
Testing available for students who have not already taken it.
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.: Lunch (Grace Hall Atrium)
Free lunch is provided for all attendees.
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.: Resource Fair (Grace Hall Atrium)
Learn about important campus resources available for students. Representatives from the following offices will be on hand to distribute information and answer questions.
11 a.m. - 2 p.m.: Course Scheduling
Transfer students will meet with a faculty member to schedule courses for Fall 2013.
Students will receive their assigned times and meeting locations during registration.
We are excited for you to join us on campus to begin your journey here at Cabrini.