Savannah International Student Orientation (Summer 2013)

Thursday, June 20

8 a.m. to noon
Orientation check-in
SCAD Museum of Art, Room 209
601 Turner Blvd.

10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
SLS placement test
SCAD Museum of Art, Room 209
Mandatory for international students

Noon to 1 p.m.
Lunch
SCAD Museum of Art courtyard

1-2 p.m.
New international student orientation
SCAD Museum of Art theater

2-3 p.m.
SLS placement test results
SCAD Museum of Art theater

3-6 p.m.
Shopping trip to Target
Buses depart from SCAD Museum of Art.

 

Friday, June 21

8-11 a.m.
Residence hall check-in
Residence halls

9 a.m. to noon
SCAD tour (optional)
Buses for tour will leave at 9 and 11 a.m. from Student Center, 120 Montgomery St. Tours will last one hour.

10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
SCAD Museum of Art tours (optional)
Walking tours leave at 10 a.m. and noon from the Student Center. Tours will last one hour.

9-11:30 a.m.
Orientation check-in
Student Center, first floor

9-11:30 a.m.
SCAD Services Fair
Student Center, second floor

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Lunch on your own
J.O.'s and The Hive open

1:30-2 p.m.
Welcome to Orientation
Trustees Theater, 216 E. Broughton St.

2:30-4:30 p.m.
Freshman and transfer student orientation session
SCAD Museum of Art theater

  • Role of your student success adviser
  • Career and alumni success
  • Counseling and student support services
  • Student accounts
  • SCAD security
  • SCAD Card
  • How to succeed at SCAD

2:30-4 p.m.
Graduate student orientation session
Student Center, second floor

  • Graduate events
  • Graduate advising
  • Blackboard overview
  • SCAD security
  • Counseling and student support services
  • Career and alumni success
  • Question-and-answer session for graduate students

Graduate students will be contacted by their graduate coordinator with information regarding their departmental orientation.

Evening
Residence hall meetings
Residence halls
See your resident assistant for meeting times and locations.

Also Available
8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Offices available for consultation
Bradley Hall, 115 E. York St.

  • Student financial services
  • SCAD Card/parking permits
  • Registrar
  • Student success and advising
  • Counseling and student support services

 

Saturday, June 22

7 p.m.
First night at the Student Center
The office of student involvement and the office of residence life and housing invites all new students to celebrate the beginning of the quarter with an acoustic performance, games and a chance to meet your fellow SCAD students.

 

Sunday, June 23

5:30-7 p.m.
Transfer student meeting and reception
Student Center
Meet fellow transfer students at this informal gathering. Light refreshments will be served.

 

Monday, June 24

8 a.m.
Spring quarter classes begin.

8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Offices available for consultation
Bradley Hall

  • Student financial services
  • SCAD Card/parking permits
  • Registrar
  • Student success and advising
  • Counseling and student support services

 

Family Orientation Schedule - Friday, June 21

8-11 a.m.
Residence hall check-in
Residence halls

9 a.m. to noon
SCAD tour (optional)
Buses for tour will leave at 9 and 11 a.m. from Student Center, 120 Montgomery St. Tours will last one hour.

10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
SCAD Museum of Art tours (optional)
Walking tours leave at 10 a.m. and noon from the Student Center. Tours will last one hour.

9-11:30 a.m.
Orientation check-in
Student Center, first floor

9-11:30 a.m.
SCAD Services Fair
Student Center, second floor

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Lunch on your own
J.O.'s and The Hive open

1:30-2 p.m.
Welcome to Orientation
Trustees Theater, 216 E. Broughton St.

2:15-4 p.m.
Family orientation session
Trustees Theater

  • Student success and advising
  • Career and alumni success
  • SCAD security
  • Residence life and housing
  • Student involvement
  • SCAD Card
  • Student accounts
  • Counseling and student support services

4-4:30 p.m.
University services panel discussion
Trustees Theater

Also available
8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Offices available for consultation
Bradley Hall, 115 E. York St.

  • Student financial services
  • SCAD Card/parking permits
  • Registrar
  • Student success and advising
  • Counseling and student support services