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Transfer Student Orientation Student Schedule - Dahlonega

May 10, 2017

Agenda
TimeEvent
8:00 a.m.

Check-In

Location: Hoag First Floor

8:30 a.m.

Welcome to UNG!

Presenter: Dr. Janet Marling, vice president for student affairs
Location: Hoag Auditorium

9:00 a.m.

Academic and Student Support Overview

Presenter: University College
Location: Young 216

9:15 a.m.

Auxiliary Services Overview

Presenters: Tom Dove, Jackie Barnaby, Beverly Martin, Annie Barnaby
Location: Young 216

9:25 a.m.

Transfer Experience (TREX) Overview and Goals

Presenter: Orientation and Transition Programs
Location: Young 216

9:45 a.m.

UNG Dahlonega Traditions

Presenter: Nighthawk Network
Location: Young 216

9:55 a.m.

Nighthawk Talk #1

Location: Young 216

10:00 a.m.

UNG Values & Expectations

Presenter: Brandi Williams
Location: Young 216

10:30 a.m.

Breakout Session #1 (25 minutes)

1. Student Involvement/LeadershipYoung 202
Learn how to make the most out of your time at UNG by joining organizations and participating in student events/programs.
Presenters: Student Involvement, Leadership Programs, Fraternity and Sorority Life, and Recreation and Intramural Sports

2. Social Justice/InclusionYoung 216
Learn about the programs, staff, and resources that the Multicultural Student Affairs office has to educate all students on these topics, and how they support various student groups.
Presenter: Office of Multicultural Student Affairs

3. Surviving the TransferYoung 114
Find out about adjusting to life at UNG as a new transfer student and what Student Counseling has to offer. Get tips on stress reduction, study skills, test taking, time management, and more.
Presenter: Student Counseling Office

4. Cadet BriefingYoung 112
All cadets are required to attend this session to learn more about the unique aspects of Cadet life on the UNG Dahlonega campus and how to prepare for your experience. This session will last until 11:30.
Presenter: MAJ Neikirk and Anita Prince

5. Financial Aid & Business OfficeYoung 203
Join this session to learn more about federal and state financial aid programs and details about Satisfactory Academic Progress. Functions of the Business Office will also be discussed. Come get your questions answered!
Presenter: Financial Aid Office and the Office of the Bursar

11:05 a.m.

Breakout Session #2 (25 minutes)

1. Commuter LifeYoung 114
Learn how to connect as a commuter student by getting involved, exploring new opportunities, and creating meaningful experiences.
Presenter: Wesley Thomas, Associate Dean of Student Involvement

2. Residential LifeYoung 202
Join the Office of Residence Life to learn more about living on campus and how to engage with other students in the residential community.
Presenter: Office of Residence Life

3. Veteran/Military and Non-Traditional Student TipsYoung 216
Come meet other Veteran/Military and Adult Learner students and learn tips for making a successful transition to UNG.
Presenter: Veteran & Adult Learner Programs (VALP)

4. Financial Aid & Business OfficeYoung 203
Join this session to learn more about federal and state financial aid programs and details about Satisfactory Academic Progress. Functions of the Business Office will also be discussed. Come get your questions answered!
Presenter: Financial Aid Office and the Office of the Bursar

11:30 a.m.

Resource Fair

Location: Hoag ABC

12:00 p.m.

Lunch

12:30 p.m.

Campus Tour and Nighthawk Talk #2 

Location: Various Locations

12:55 p.m.

Career Action Plan

Presenter: Career Services
Location: Young 202

1:20 p.m.

Academics: Online Pre-Orientation Refresher

Presenter: Suzanne Jabaley
Location: Young 202

2:00 p.m.

Major Meeting

Meet with an advisor in your major to learn more about major-specific requirements and post-graduate opportunities. 
Location: Various Locations

2:30 p.m.

Class Registration

Location: Various Locations

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