Fall 2014 International Orientation
August 17-22, 2014
View your detailed orientation schedule at these links:
Orientation Events for All International Students
Tuesday, August 19 ~or~ Friday, August 22 @10-11am
Find out how to stay in shape, join sports teams, and play! Bring your Cal1Card for entry and $10 for the membership fee if you would like to join.
Tuesday, August 19 | 4-5:30pm | International House, Auditorium
Does an international student REALLY need to major in what is viewed as a “practical” major in order to gain employment in their home country?
Doe Library Tours
-Tuesday, Aug. 19 | 1-2pm | Meet at North Entry of Doe Library
-Thursday, Aug. 21 | 10am-11am | Meet at North Entry of Doe Library
Tour the Doe, Moffitt and Main Stacks libraries and learn how the campus libraries can help you succeed!
Wednesday, August 20 | 3-5pm | International House, Auditorium
Talk to representatives and gather information from campus and community organizations, businesses and services! Guests include cell phone companies, banks, campus services, student organizations, and other resources you will need to get settled into life at UC Berkeley.
-Thursday, August 21 | 11am-1pm | 2470 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA AND
-Wednesday, August 27 | 5-7pm | 2470 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA
Get set with all your school supplies and Cal gear. 20% off clothing, gifts, and school supplies. May not be combined with any other offer. Valid in store and on selected items only. Excludes textbooks, gift cards,diploma frames, clearance items, promotional items, previous and online purchases, calculators, computer hardware, supplies, and software. Photo ID is required.
Thursday, August 21 | 11am-12pm | International House, Sproul Rooms
The Career Counselor for International Students will share practical tips to build skills, grow your network, and gain experience during your time at Cal.
Thursday, August 21 | 12:30pm-1:30pm | International House, Sproul Rooms
The ASUC Sustainability Team will discuss how to get more involved in campus sustainability groups.
Thursday, August 21 | 2-3 p.m. | International House, Sproul Rooms
Attend this multi-media workshop led by Carlos Muñoz, Jr., Professor Emeritus of Ethnic Studies. New students attending the session who have not already received a copy of the book will be given a free copy of 'Freedom's Orator."
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The events listed below are organized by current UCB student volunteers! Have fun, share tips, and ask questions.
Sunday, August 17
Monday, August 18
6-8pm | Dinner in Berkeley
Tuesday, August 19
Wednesday, August 20
Thursday, August 21
Friday, August 22
Saturday, August 23
Sunday, August 24
9-11am | Berkeley's Best Coffee