RISE. LEARN. CONNECT

Dates: RISE. LEARN. CONNECT (RLC) Miami Bound Program will provide interactive virtual and on-campus sessions.
  • June 16, 2021, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm - Virtual Pre-Orientation (format: online)
  • July 20, 2021, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm - Virtual Sessions (format: online)
  • August 18, 2021, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm - On-Campus Sessions (format: in-person) 

Students should plan to attend three program dates. 

 
About RISE. LEARN. CONNECT (RLC)

The Rinella Learning Center is excited to welcome first-year and second-year students in the Miami Access Fellows Program, Scholastic Enhancement Program, and Cincinnati Public Scholars Program to the R ISE. L EARN. C ONNECT (RLC) Miami Bound Program.

Our  RISE. LEARN. CONNECT (RLC) Miami Bound Program will provide interactive virtual and on-campus sessions on:  

June 16, 1:00 - 2:00 pm - Virtual Pre-Orientation 

  • Meet & Greet
  • "My Posse" -  Connecting with your Miami peers that live close to you

July 20, 1:00 - 3:00 pm - Virtual Sessions 

  • Self Discovery Part 1: Identity and learning from life experiences
  • Student-Led Discussions- Hearing from upperclassmen
  • “My Posse”- Connecting with your Miami peers that live close to you

August 18, 2:00 - 4:00 pm - On-Campus Sessions

  • Self Discovery Part 2: Commitment to Community 
  • Success in the Classroom
  • “My Posse”- Connecting with your Miami peers that live close to you
  • Games and Giveaways!

This program will focus on helping students:

  • Explore their commitment to community and build a vibrant support system
  • Draw upon their cultural backgrounds, identities, and strengths in order to excel at college. 
  • Gain familiarity with the rules and expectations of Miami University
  • Develop strategies for feeling confident and successful in their classes.

The Rinella Learning Center will not cover housing or meals for the Miami Bound Program. If you have housing or meal concerns for the on-campus day (August 18th) please contact Rinella at 513-529-8741.

Program cost: n/a

  • Students should plan to cover their early move-in fee of $34 for the August 18 in-person program and will be able to use their Miami meal plan to cover the cost of meals. The early move-in fee will be billed to their Bursar account.
    • If students have housing or meal concerns for the August 18 program, please contact Rinella at 513-529-8741 for assistance. 

Program eligibility: RISE. LEARN. CONNECT (RLC) is open to students who are in the Scholastic Enhancement Program, Access Fellows Program, and the Cincinnati Public Scholars program. 

Questions 
If you have questions about RISE. LEARN. CONNECT (RLC) email the Rinella Learning Center at  rlc@MiamiOH.edu or call  (513) 529-8741. 

 

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