School of Information Sciences

Fall 2014 Orientation begins

Orientation for students beginning in the fall term at the University of Pittsburgh’s School of Information Sciences (iSchool) begins Monday, August 18. The weeklong activities will kick off with activities designed to welcome international students and include a combination of group sessions, individual appointments and a campus tour.

On Wednesday, August 20, JoAnn Kavalukas will host a special session for new MLIS students who have accepted placements in the Partner’s Program and the iSchool will offer a bonus session on “Surviving Grad School and Student Life.”

New students will participate in a special design activity at the 20th Century Club on Thursday, August 21 where they will be welcomed by Dean Ronald L. Larsen and introduced to the iSchool’s staff. The afternoon will conclude with a degree program overview and advising session for all students. Learn more.

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 •  tour our research and classroom facilities,
 •  chat with us!
You can explore the information professions and discover how our degree programs prepare you for your future. Learn more.

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