2019 Transfer Family & Friends Summer Orientation Schedule

8:45-9:10am

University Commons, Meeting Rooms 1-3

Orientation Welcome

Jump-start your day and meet the orientation team.

9:15-9:45am

University Commons, Meeting Rooms 1-3

Residence and Commuter Life

Meet the professional staff and learn about the resources Residence and Commuter Life provide.

9:50-10:25am

University Commons, Meeting Rooms 1-3

Student Affairs 101: The Student Affairs Philosophy

Get to know the Division of Student Affairs, including our services and the expectations we have for your student.

10:25-10:35am

University Commons, Second Floor

Coffee and Tea Break

Connect with other guests, stretch your legs, grab a coffee or tea.

10:35-11:00am

University Commons, Meeting Rooms 1-3

Office of Institutional Diversity

Learn about the Office of Institutional Diversity, which provides programs for students to explore and learn about themselves and others, various cultures and traditions, and the world around them.

11:05-11:30am

University Commons, Meeting Rooms 1-3

Study Abroad

Discover the numerous ways your student can study abroad, including Spring Preview courses, with help from the Office of International Programs and the Office of Study Away.

11:30am-12:05pm

University Commons, Meeting Rooms 1-3

Financial Resources

Learn about financial aid, work-study, the One-Stop Shop, and other matters.

12:10-12:40pm

University Commons, First Floor

Resource Fair

Be introduced to the various resources Arcadia has to offer.

Starting at 1:30pm

University Commons, First Floor

Tours and/or Mingle with Students and Staff

Reconnect with your student once they have completed advising and course registration. Take a tour of campus and/or engage with current students and staff members.

Be in the know…

  • Staff from the Financial Office will be available from 12:30 to 4:30pm in Kistler Hall, Room 5.
  • Make an appointment or stop by the Office of Academic Development in Knight Hall after 1:30pm. Reach out to Jessica Holdren (holdrenj@arcadia.edu or 215-572-4033).
  • The Templeton Campus Store will be open from 9:00am to 5:30pm on the lower level of the Dining Hall Complex
  • Be sure to utilize our online resource hub and campus directory at arcadia.edu/CampusResources.