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Transfer Student Orientation Sample Parent/Family Schedule - Gainesville

Time Event
9:00 a.m.


Location: Nesbitt Lobby

9:30 a.m.

Welcome to UNG!

Presenter: Vincent Prior, Coordinator of Transfer and Transition Programs
Location: Nesbitt 3110

9:45 a.m.

Depart from TSO Students

10:00 a.m.

Overview of UNG

Presenter: Dr. Cara Ray, Associate Vice President & Dean of Students
Location: Nesbitt 3100

11:00 a.m.

FERPA and the Registrar's Office

Presenter: Registrar’s Office
Location: Nesbitt 3100

11:15 a.m.


11:30 a.m.

Breakout Sessions
(Choose Two: First session 10:30 a.m. – 10:55 a.m., Second session 11:00 a.m. – 11:25 a.m.)

1. Student Involvement & Leadership (Breakout 1 Only)
Learn how to make the most out of your time at UNG by joining organizations and participating in student events/programs.
Presenter: Student Involvement
Location: Nesbitt 3108

2. Social and Cultural Engagement Opportunities
Learn about the programs, organizations, and leadership opportunities Multicultural Student Affairs provide to ensure all students have a space and voice on campus.
Presenter: Office of Multicultural Student Affairs
Location: Nesbitt 3106

3. Surviving the Transfer
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
Location: Nesbitt 3204

4. Financial Aid
Join this session to learn more about federal and state financial aid programs. Also, details about Satisfactory Academic Progress will be discussed. Come get your questions answered!
Presenter: Financial Aid Office
Location: Nesbitt 3211

5. Veteran/Military and Non-Traditional Successful Transition Tips (Breakout 2 Only)
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)
Location: Nesbitt 3108

12:30 p.m.


Location: Nesbitt 3110

1:00 p.m.

Resource Fair

Location: Gymnasium

1:30 p.m.

Campus Tour

Location: Various Locations

2:30 p.m.

Supporting Students through the Transfer

Presenter: Orientation and Transition Programs
Location: Nesbitt 3100

3:15 p.m.

Q&A Table/Bookstore

3:45 p.m.

TSO & PFO Meet-Up

Students, parents and guests can find each other here after students finish with registration.

Location: Student Center Commons

Most offices on campus will be open until 5:30 p.m. for any needs that you have.

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