SCPS Welcomes 20 Incoming Degree Students at January 13 Orientation

Degree Students' Journey Begins with Orientation

December 19, 2017

The School of Continuing and Professional Studies (SCPS) will welcome 20 incoming degree students at Orientation on Saturday, January 13 from 9am-4pm at Zehmer Hall. All incoming students admitted to the School’s Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies are required to attend the day-long event.

Orientation provides an opportunity for students to connect with fellow students, faculty, and the staff at SCPS, all of whom are committed to helping students navigate the path to their degree. The day kicks off with a welcome from Interim Dean Steve Laymon, followed by sessions on UVACollab, the UVA libraries, online learning, tools for student success, and a writing workshop.  A review of the University’s Honor System and Judiciary are also included.

After the program’s conclusion, students have the opportunity to attend a tour of Central Grounds, which includes the historical Academical Village.