Fall 2017 New Student Orientation

Fall 2017 New Student Orientation
On behalf of Johns Hopkins University’s Krieger School of Arts & Sciences, we would like to welcome you to Advanced Academic Programs — and invite you to our upcoming Orientation for newly admitted students in DC! As you now, the Fall 2017 Semester is quickly approaching; we want to make sure you get this date on your calendar!

New student orientation will be held on Wednesday, August 23, 2017. For international students (only), the orientation begins at 3:30 pm. The all-student orientation (which includes international students) begins at 5:30 pm (with check-in beginning at 5:00). A briefer version of the Schedule of Events is included with this invitation; a more detailed agenda will be available the day of the event.

During orientation, you will:

  • Be Introduced to Johns Hopkins University and Advanced Academic Programs
  • Become Aware of Key Support Services to Help You Succeed
  • Meet with Faculty Members and Other Newly Admitted Students

New Student Orientation
Washington, DC Center

Schedule of Events
International Students* Only
3:30-5:00 pm Welcome to International Students
Office of International Services
All Students
5:00-5:30 pm Check-in and Refreshments
Obtain J-Card (JHU ID Card)**
5:30-6:00 pm Welcome to All New AAP Students
Associate Dean John Caron
Key Services to Support Students
6:00-7:00 pm Academic Program Sessions
Meet Others in Your Program, including Faculty, Staff, and Student Colleagues
7:00-8:00 pm Special Interest Sessions
All Program Reception to Celebrate!

*International Student Summer Workshop — AAP Career Services is hosting an International Student Summer Workshop, learn more and register here.

**J-Card (JHU ID). Before you attend Orientation, please upload your photo to my.jhu.edu. If you do so prior to August 19, we will have your photo student ID (J-Card) available for you to pick up. Instructions for uploading your photo: Go to the My JHU portal. (You must log in using your JHED ID. If you don’t know your JHED ID, you can find it here). Once in the My JHU Portal, find the photo icon. Click on it and upload a photo.