Orientation for all new Bridge Pathway Program students is offered before the beginning of every term. Attendance at orientation is required, because students learn about their class schedules, visa requirements, and books. International college students follow their own orientation agenda.
Day 1: Thursday, January 16, 2020
Time Event Location
8:30am – 9:00am Paperwork RCH 21
9:00am – 9:30am Welcome/Bridge Overview RCH 21
9:30am – 09:45am Computer Lab Rules RCH 21
9:45am – 11:15am Get to know your community RCH 21
11:15am – 12:00pm Campus Tour Leave from RCH 21
12:00pm – 1:00pm Lunch SUB
1:00pm – 2:00pm Campus Security RCH 21
2:00pm – 3:00pm US Culture Overview RCH 21
3:30pm – 5:30pm Shopping Trip Leave from RCH 23
Day 2: Friday, January 17, 2020
9:00am – 10:00am F-1 Immigration Overview RCH 21
10:00am – 11:00am Transportation Overview RCH 21
11:00am – 12:00pm Health Insurance RCH 21
12:00pm – 1:00pm Lunch Campus Lawn
1:00pm – 2:00pm Homestay Overview RCH 21
2:00pm – 3:00pm Book and Schedule Pickup RCH 22
2:00pm – 3:00pm Bridge Students: College Class Registration RCH 21
* Please bring the following items with you to Orientation:
Students are encouraged, but not required, to pay their tuition during Orientation. The deadline for tuition payment is January 27, 2020. Students who do not pay in full by this time will be charged a late fee. Students who do not pay by the 10th day of classes (February 3, 2020), will be dismissed from the Bridge Pathway Program.
Proof of health insurance is also due to IPO no later than January 27. The insurance must be valid for at least one full semester (January 21-- May 14).