Atlanta family schedule

Fall freshman student family orientation schedule

Friday, Sept. 13

Freshman student residence hall check-in
Spring House, 1470 Spring St.
8-11 a.m.

Continental breakfast
The Hub
8:30-10 a.m.

Freshman student orientation check-in
8:30-11 a.m.
Front lobby

Student support services: ADA and other concerns

9-10 a.m.

Freshman student orientation (Session I)
9:30-10 a.m.

  • Insiders' Tour of SCAD Atlanta
  • Introduction to MySCAD
  • Mind and Body: Intro to Fitness and Recreation
  • All About Atlanta

Freshman student orientation (Session II)
10-10:30 a.m.

  • Insiders' Tour of SCAD Atlanta
  • Introduction to MySCAD
  • Student Life: The Importance of Getting Involved

Freshman student orientation (Session III)
10:30-11 a.m.

  • Insiders' tour of SCAD Atlanta
  • Introduction to MySCAD
  • Letting go: The Parents' Transition (parents only)
  • Managing Your Time Effectively

Dining hall open for brunch
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Welcome to orientation
1:15-1:45 p.m.

Family orientation session I: Transitions
2-2:30 p.m.

  • Transitioning to SCAD
  • Student success and advising
  • Office of the registrar

Family orientation session II: University services
2:30-3:15 p.m.

  • Dean of student success
  • Safety and security at SCAD
  • Student financial support services
  • Counseling and student support services
  • Career and alumni success
  • Learning Resource Network

Family orientation session III: Panel discussion
3:15-4 p.m.

  • Student success and advising
  • Student financial support services
  • Career and alumni success
  • Safety and security at SCAD and in Atlanta
  • Counseling and student support services
  • Residence life and housing
  • Learning Resource Network

Parent involvement at SCAD
4-4:30 p.m.

Family orientation gallery hop
4:30-5 p.m.

  • Gallery See tour
  • Trois Gallery tour including ACA Library
  • Gallery 1600 tour

Saturday, Sept. 14

Dining hall open for brunch
The Hub
10 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Welcome to SCAD
12:30-1:30 p.m.
All new students

Freshman student orientation walking tour of Midtown Atlanta
1:45-3:30 p.m.

Welcome social dinner
5-7:30 p.m.

 

Fall 2013 transfer student family orientation schedule

Saturday, Sept. 14

Transfer student residence hall check-in
Spring House, 1470 Spring St.
ACA House, 1280 Peachtree St.
8-11 a.m.

Transfer student orientation check-in
Front lobby
8:30-11 a.m.

Continental breakfast
The Hub
8:30-10 a.m.

Student support services: ADA and other concerns
9-10 a.m.

Dining hall open for brunch
The Hub
10 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Transfer student orientation (Session II)
10-10:30 a.m.

  • Insiders' Tour of SCAD Atlanta
  • Introduction to MySCAD
  • Student Life: The Importance of Getting Involved

Transfer student orientation (Session III)
10:30-11 a.m.

  • Insiders' tour of SCAD Atlanta
  • Introduction to MySCAD
  • Letting Go: The Parents' Transition (parents only)
  • Managing Your Time Effectively

Welcome to SCAD
12:30-1:30 p.m.
All new students

Family orientation session I: University services
The Hub
1:30-2:15 p.m.

  • Student success and advising
  • Counseling and student support services
  • Career and alumni success
  • Student financial support services
  • Dean of student success
  • Safety and security at SCAD
  • Learning Resource Network

Family orientation session II: Panel discussion
The Hub
2:15-3:15 p.m.

  • Student success and advising
  • Career and alumni success
  • Counseling and student support services
  • Student financial support services
  • Residence life and housing
  • Safety and security at SCAD and in Atlanta
  • Learning Resource Network

Parent involvement at SCAD
3:15-3:30 p.m.

Family orientation gallery hop
3:30-4:15 p.m.

  • Gallery See tour
  • Trois Gallery tour including ACA Library
  • Gallery 1600 tour

Welcome social dinner
5-7:30 p.m.