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    Welcome Incoming Graduate Students!

    Join us Wednesday, August 24, 2016

» 2016 Graduate Student Orientation

Welcome! We are thrilled that you will be joining the Chapman Family! Orientation is designed to officially welcome you to Chapman University and provide you with information about campus resources and services that will be available throughout your academic journey. Orientation also provides you with a chance to meet other incoming Chapman graduate students so be prepared to meet new people, network and possibly make new friends! Refreshments Will Be Served.

Wednesday, August 24, 2016, 4-6:30 p.m. 

Memorial Hall Auditorium

This event is for graduate students who have been admitted for
the 2016 Fall semester 
or the 2017 Spring semester. 

 Students who have been admitted to the School of Law or the
Doctor of Pharmacy program need not register for or attend this orientation.

+ - Event Schedule

4-4:15 p.m. – Welcome

Dr. Richard Redding
Vice Chancellor for Graduate Education and  
Wang-Fradkin Professor of Law, Psychology,
and Education

Recipient of the Outstanding Graduate 
Student Award at Chapman University

4:15-4:25 p.m. – Graduate Student Life

Dr. Jerry Price
Dean of Students

4:25-4:35 p.m. – Career and Professional Development


4:35-4:50 p.m. – Healthy Panther

Dr. Jeanne Walker
Director of Student Psychological Counseling Services

Mr. Jason McAlexander
Assistant Director of Disability Services

4:50-5:10 p.m. – Research and Creative Activities


Ms. Carolyn Radcliff
Chair of Public Services of the Leatherby Libraries

5:10 -5:25 p.m. – Academic Rules & Procedures; 
                               Academic Integrity 

Dr. Richard Redding
Vice Chancellor for Graduate Education and 
Wang-Fradkin Professor of Law and Psychology

Chair of the Academic Integrity Committee 

5:25-5:45 p.m. – Financial Aid


5:45 p.m. – Closing 

Dr. Richard Redding
Vice Chancellor for Graduate Education and  
Wang-Fradkin Professor of Law and Psychology

Refreshments in Memorial Hall Lobby

Need Assistance or Have a Question?

Having trouble registering for Orientation? Send an email to 
gradadmit@chapman.edu and a member of the graduate admissions team will assist you.

For answers to other questions about the Orientation event please contact Rodè Cramer at cramer@chapman.edu.