January Orientation Schedule

January orientation will take place January 23-24, 2020.Please note that there are separate student and family schedules; where there is no family session listed, the session is the same as the student session. Also, please note that there are not any family programs scheduled for Friday, January 24, 2020.

Students and families will receive a printed copy of this schedule at January orientation check-in.

Thursday, January 23, 2020

January 2020 orientation schedule, Day 1
Time Student Session/Activity Student Session Location Family Session/Activity Family Session Location
8:00am-12:00pm Get your Miami student ID card Campus Services Center, 129 Campus Avenue Building
Check into your residence hall (if you're living on campus) various
Open a bank account or explore banking options

PNC Bank: Shriver Center

First Miami Student Credit Union: 2011 Armstrong Student Center

Grab lunch on your own Armstrong Student Center
11:30 am-1:00 pm Orientation Check In Armstrong Student Center - Second & Third Floors
12:00 - 1:00 pm Resource Fair Armstrong Student Center - Fritz Pavilion
1:00-1:40 pm Orientation Welcome and Overview Armstrong Student Center - Fritz Pavilion
1:50-2:20pm Small Group various Introduction to Family Orientation & Campus Services Armstrong Student Center - Fritz Pavilion
2:25-2:45 pm One Stop: Tuition Billing, Payments, and Financial Aid Armstrong Student Center - Fritz Pavilion
2:45- 3:15 pm Liberal Education @ Miami Armstrong Student Center - Fritz Pavilion
3:15-3:30pm Travel to Academic Meetings
3:30 - 4:30 pm Academic College Meetings

College of Arts & Science: Armstrong Student Center, Fritz Pavilion

College of Education, Health, & Society: McGuffey Hall, 322

College of Engineering & Computing: Benton Hall, 102

College of Creative Arts: Kreger Hall, 227

4:30-4:45 pm Travel back from Academic Divisional Meetings
4:45-5:10 pm Exploring Paths to your Future: Career Clusters Armstrong Student Center - Fritz Pavilion
5:10 - 5:45 pm

Student Life @ Miami

Armstrong Student Center - Fritz Pavilion

Community Expectations

 

Armstrong Student Center - Wilks Theater
5:45 - 6:20 pm

Small Group

various

Building Family Partnerships

Armstrong Student Center - Wilks Theater
6:20-6:30pm Closing Session Armstrong Student Center - Wilks Theater
6:30-8:00pm Dinner Uptown (optional)
8:00-10:00 pm  Coffee House Social Kofenya Coffee, 38 W. High Street

Friday, January 24, 2020 (students only)

January 2020 orientation schedule, Day 2
Time Student Session/Activity Student Session Location
7:45 am Meet SOULs & iPOLs to begin day. Benton Hall, 102
8:00 am-12:00pm Student Rotations: Academic Advising & Course Registration, Community Expectations, Small Group, Academic Integrity various 
12:00 - 1:00 pm Lunch on your own
1:00 - 4:00 pm King Library & Howe Writing Center Tours (optional) King Library
1:00 - 4:00 pm Recreation Center Tours (optional) Rec Center
1:00 - 4:00 pm One Stop Drop-in Hours One Stop, Campus Avenue Building
5:00-6:30 pm Dinner on your own
6:0 0-8:00pm Orientation Social Armstrong Student Center, Red Zone

Saturday, January 25, 2020

Need some supplies before the semester starts, or just want to explore one of Cincinnati’s most popular shopping destinations? The Kenwood Towne Center features large department stores (Dillard’s, Macy’s & Nordstrom), popular shops for clothing, shoes, gifts, and entertainment, and fantastic food (including The Cheesecake Factory)!

To sign up (for free!), fill out the Kenwood Towne Center sign up form. The bus will depart from the Shriver Center at 12:00pm, arrive at Kenwood at 1:00pm, and will depart Kenwood at 5:00pm to return to Oxford at 6:00pm.