Chatham University

New Graduate Student Orientation
Spring 2015
Sunday, January 4

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Move-In for New Residential Students

Woodland Hall

12:00-12:15 p.m.

All New Student Check-in

1st Floor, Mellon Center

This is a general registration for all new students. Please note the graduate student orientation will be combined with the New & Transfer Student Orientation for undergraduate students as well. Please plan to arrive on time!

12:20-12:40 p.m.

Dean Team Welcome

Mellon Center

Meet with Chatham University's amazing Dean Team as they welcome you to Chatham! Our Dean Team is comprised of our Dean of Students, Dean of Undergraduate Innovation, Dean of Health Sciences, Dean of Business, Arts and Sciences, Dean of the School of Sustainbility and Dean of Continuing and Professional Studies.

12:45-1:30 p.m.

Chatham Checklist & Involvement Fair

Mellon Center

Do you know where to get your books for classes? Have you applies for student employment? Make sure you are on the right path to a successful academic year by going through a checklist of items. Once we have answered your questions or concerns, learn about all the possible involvement that awaits you ranging from student organizations to traditions!

1:35-3:00 p.m.


Anderson Dining Hall

We think our dining hall is one of the best places to eat in the city of Pittsburgh! Join us on campus for a complimentary lunch with your new Chatham colleagues and get to know new students from your program and other programs as well.

5:00 - 7:00 p.m


Anderson Dining Hall

Vouchers are available

7:00 p.m

Comedy Hypnotist: Devin Knight

Eddy Theatre

Program Orientation

Individual program departments will contact students about program specific orientation.  Program orientations may be on the same or a different day.

Student ID's

Student ID’s will be created at the Office of Student Affairs, located on the first floor of the Carriage House on Sunday, January 4th from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. We will be sure to stop over during lunch to make sure everyone gets their ID.

If receiving your ID on the day of Orientation is not convenient feel free to stop by the office any Monday-Friday between the hours of 9:00a.m.-5:00p.m.

Questions? Please contact your Student Affairs Graduate Student Liaison, Hallie Arena, at or 412-365-1323.