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Graduate College Events and Workshops

Check this page for information on upcoming events. 
Announcements, including registration information, are usually sent via email.

The following events are sponsored, or co-sponsored, by the Graduate College.

UPCOMING EVENTS - Academic Year 2017-2018

Fall 2017 Meeting of the Director of Graduate Studies
Date: Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Time: 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Location: Student Services Building (SSB), Meeting Room C
Intended Audience: Directors and Alternate Directors of Graduate Studies; graduate support staff
Registration Required: No

COMPLETED EVENTS - Academic Year 2017-2018

Graduate College New-Student Orientation 2017
   Description: General orientation for new Graduate College students
   Date: Wednesday, August 23, 2017
   Time:  Check-in 8:30 AM, Event: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM,
               followed by Resource Fair and barbeque lunch/social
   Location: Thompson Rooms, Student Center West
   Intended Audience: Newly admitted Summer 2017 and Fall 2017 graduate students
   Registration Required: Yes, through UIC Connect on
                (Access to register available only after official admission is processed by the Admissions Office)

Campus-Wide Teaching Assistant Orientation 2017
   Description: Mandatory orientation for all new teaching assistants (including international)
   Date: Monday, August 21, 2017
   Time:  Check-in 12:30 PM, Event: 1:45 PM - 5:00 PM
              Solar eclipse viewing event: 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
   Location: Science & Engineering South, Room 250
   Intended Audience: Mandatory for all new TAs
   Registration Required: Yes, [TBA]

International Teaching Assistant Orientation 2017
   Description: Mandatory orientation for newly appointed international teaching assistants
   Date: Monday, August 21, 2017   Time: Check-in: 8:30 AM; Event:  9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (lunch provided at 12 PM)
   Location: Student Services Building, Conference Rooms A, B, and C
   Intended Audience: All international students who are new TAs
   Registration Required: Yes, [TBA]