Fall 2015 Welcome and Orientation Activities for Graduate Students

A variety of welcome and orientation activities are scheduled for new and current graduate students throughout the week (August 17-21) prior to the start of the fall semester.

Graduate School Orientation -
Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Graduate School Orientation for New Graduate Students

You should attend this session if you will begin a graduate degree program at K-State in Summer 2015 or Fall 2015 (even if you recently completed an undergraduate degree program at K-State).

AfternoonAdditional Informational SessionsTBD
 K-State and Manhattan Resources, Services, and Activities FairTBD

**Please check back here in the coming months for more information and to access the online registration form. The deadline to register will be approximately 1 week prior to orientation.**

Check-In and Orientation for New International Students 
  1. Check-in at the Graduate School, 103 Fairchild Hall, upon arrival to KSU

  2. Check-in at the International Student Center 

  3. International Student Orientation - Monday, August 17

  4. Additional welcome and orientation activities for international students

Visit the International Student and Scholar Services website for instructions, schedules, and more information for items 2-4 above.

Orientation Activities for GTAs, GRAs, and GAs

New and continuing graduate students who will be employed as a Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA), Graduate Research Assistant (GRA), or Graduate Assistant (GA) for the first time should attend appropriate orientation sessions coordinated by the Graduate School, the Teaching and Learning Center, and their employing unit.

Additional information about these sessions will be posted in the coming months.

Department/Program Activities

Individual departments or graduate programs may schedule welcome and orientation activities specifically for their graduate students. Please consult with your department or program about activities they have planned for you in addition to the orientation activities listed above.