Taubman College

Taubman College New Student Orientation

Tuesday, August 26-29, 2014
Stamps Auditorium Lobby

Welcome to Taubman College! We've planned events to kick off your Michigan experience by connecting you with important services, resources and people. Incoming students are required to attend Orientation, where Dean Monica Ponce de Leon, Taubman College administrators and staff will join to greet you.


Tuesday, August 26, 2014

8:30 am – 9:00 am Orientation Check-in
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Stamps Auditorium, Walgreen Drama Center
New Incoming Student Orientation
The Orientation is intended to aid in new students' transition to undergraduate and graduate school by providing information about the academic community, policies, and resources. All new students are required to attend. There will be an open Question & Answer period following the Orientation.
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
A+A Courtyard
Lunch
Enjoy lunch with all of our incoming students.
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm Incoming Architecture Student Information Sessions
Individual orientation sessions for Bachelor of Science, Master of Architecture and Master of Science students.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

8:30 am - 4:00 pm
1st floor hallway, A+A Building
Woodshop, Fabrication Lab, Laser Tutorial/Orientations Session 1
Incoming Master of Architecture, Master of Science, and Bachelor of Science students are required to attend one of the three sessions offered.
*See individual program schedule
9:00 am – 1:00 pm Urban Planning Student Workshop
Master of Urban Planning students are required to attend this incoming student workshop. Lunch will be served.

Thursday, August 28, 2014

8:30 am - 4:00 pm
1st floor hallway, A+A Building
Woodshop, Fabrication Lab, Laser Tutorial/Orientations Session 2
Incoming Master of Architecture, Master of Science, and Bachelor of Science students are required to attend one of the three sessions offered.
*See individual program schedule
9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Room 1227
Urban Planning New Student Orientation
Master of Urban Planning students are required to attend this incoming student orientation. Lunch will be served.
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Room 2227
Architecture Ph.D. Student Overview
Incoming Architecture Ph.D. students are required to attend.

Friday, August 29, 2014

9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Central Campus/Rackham Lobby
915 E. Washington St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Rackham Fall Welcome and Information Fair for New Students
(Master of Science, Master of Urban Planning, and Ph.D. students only.)
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
1st floor hallway, A+A Building
Woodshop, Fabrication Lab, Laser Tutorial/Orientations Session 3
Incoming Master of Architecture, Master of Science, and Bachelor of Science students are required to attend one of the three sessions offered.
*See individual program schedule

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

1:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Room 2104
Graduate Architecture Studio Presentations and Balloting
Listen to current architecture faculty present studio topics, for all graduate architecture students to rank order individual studio placement.

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
A+A Courtyard
Taubman College Welcome Picnic and Student Group Open House
This event is the official opening ceremony to welcome all students and faculty to Taubman College. RSVP at Taubman College Picnic
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Room 2104
Undergraduate Architecture Studio Presentations and Balloting
Listen to current architecture faculty present studio topics, for all undergraduate architecture students to rank order individual studio placement.

Friday, September 5, 2014

4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Aut Bar
315 Braun Ct.
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Post-Professional Degrees Social (Optional)
All Master of Science, Master of Urban Design and Ph.d. students are invited to attend a post-professional social.

Saturday, September 6, 2014

8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Ann Arbor-Detroit-Ann Arbor
Bus Tour of Detroit (Optional)
RSVP online at Tour of Detroit
Join us for a tour focusing on what we do in Detroit, It's an up-close look at the history, architecture and new development in Michigan. Highlights include downtown, the riverfront and Eastern Market.

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