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This year's orientation activities will take place in mid- to late September, 2019. Classes begin on Wednesday, September 25, 2019.

Required Orientation Events

All New Students

  • MPA New Student Orientation: Wednesday, September 18 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Intellectual House)

All New International Students

  • International MPA Student Orientation: Tuesday, September 24
  • FIUTS Embark Session: Various dates/times (see FIUTS' website for details and to register for an Embark session)

Optional Orientation Events

Optional activities will include: 

  • Intercultural Development Institutes
  • Math Camp: September 13, 14, and 16
  • Career Institutes: September 12 and 23
  • Evans Student Organization (ESO) BBQ
  • Student Interest Group (SIG) Fair
  • Waiver Exams

Additional events to help you adjust to graduate school and get to know the Evans community will take place during Autumn Quarter, including:

  • Student Veteran Welcome
  • 1st-Generation Student Welcome
  • Student Parent Welcome
  • Evans School Potlucks
  • Pizza and Bowling with the Dean