Ventura College New Student Expo

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Ventura College

4667 Telegraph Road

Ventura, CA 93003

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A conference-style new student orientation for Ventura College.

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Guiding First Year Pirates to Success Through Hands-on Connection with Our Staff & Faculty

The First Year Experience New Student Expo is designed to help first time college students transition to college life. The New Student Expo is a one day conference-style orientation, including break-out sessions, created for you to meet students, professional staff, learn about campus services, and get prepared for the first day of school. RSVP for one of our two scheduled events on August 6 or 10, 2020.

Sample Expo Program from 2019 (Will be updated for 2020)

12:30pm – Check-In at the Ventura College Performing Arts Center

1:00p – Welcome & Intro to First Year Experience

1:45pm– Group Session #1

2:15p – Workshop Session #1 (45 min)

3:00p – Break & Transition to 2nd workshop

3:15p – Workshop Session #2 (45 min)

4:00p – Break & Transition to 3rd workshop

4:15p – Workshop Session #3 (45 min)

5:00p – Group Session #2

5:30p – Wrap-Up/Survey

6:00p – Get Ahead (IDs, Find Classes, etc) [Optional]

6:00p – Parent Sessions (English & Spanish)

Sample Expo Workshops from 2019 (Will be updated for 2020)

You can choose 3 of the following

1. Managing Your Money, Beyond the FAFSA

2. How to Slay Your Grades with Academic Support

3. How To Stay Woke In College

4. University Transfer 101

5. Finding Your Career, It Starts Today

6. Life as a Pirate

7. How to Succeed as a College Student

8. Campus Tour, Find Your Classes

Free parking in the West lot. Campus Map

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