University of Iowa 2016 Pre-Departure Orientation

Pre-departure orientation 2015 - Beijing and Shanghai

Join us for the fourth-annual University of Iowa Pre-Departure Orientations! New UI students will have the opportunity to meet UI representatives in person,  hear a thorough orientation presentation, and ask questions on everything from how to register for classes to what it's like to live in Iowa City.

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Agenda

12:30-1:00 p.m. - Event check-in

1:00-3:00 p.m. - Welcome remarks
                            Academic expectations and adjustment
                            Frequently asked questions
                            Student panel

3:00-3:10 p.m. - Break

3:10-3:45 p.m. - Students
                           
Pre-arrival checklist and orientation
                           Small group discussions
                            Parents
                           
Information session
                           Question and answer session

3:45-4:45 p.m. - Reception

Presenters

Pre-departure orientation 2015 - Beijing and Shanghai

Joan Kjaer Head Shot
JOAN KJAER
Director
Communications and Relations, UI International Programs

 

 

Bob Gutwein
BOB GUTWEIN
Assistant Director
International Student and Scholar Services, UI International Programs

 

 

 

Pre-departure orientation 2015 - Beijing and Shanghai

Suyun Ma
YING XU
Assistant Director, China Recruitment and Asian Initiatives,
UI Office of Admissions

 

 

Shuhui Lin
SHUHUI LIN
Student Support and Retention Coordinator
International Student and Scholar Services, UI International Programs