Fall 2017 Orientation Tentative Schedule
 

Monday, August 7

9:00 AM – 11:30 AM              Athens Classic Center, Grand Hall, 300 N. Thomas St.

  • UGA New Graduate Student Orientation (presented by the Graduate School)
     

11:30AM – 1:30 PM              

  • UGA Graduate Student Association Welcome
     

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM                Room 308, The Matrix

  • Department welcome, new student information, coffee/tea
    Pete L. Clark, Graduate Coordinator; Bill Graham, Department Head; Toyin Alli, Lecturer, The Academic Society

     

2:30 PM – 5:30 PM                Room 303 Boyd GSRC

  • Prelim Exam
     

Tuesday, August 8

8:30 AM – 12:00 PM              Miller Learning Center

  • New TA Orientation     sign up here           Agenda
     

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM             Miller Learning Center

  • New TA International Orientation (must attend both morning and afternoon session)
     

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM               Room 453 Boyd GSRC                

  • Turn in paperwork to Gail Suggs**   (see schedule on separate sheet in packet)    

Wednesday, August 9

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM              Room 303 Boyd GSRC

  • Algebra Qualifying Exam
     

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM               Room 308, The Matrix

  • Department Welcome Lunch (with returning students, faculty, staff)
     

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM                 Room 453 Boyd GSRC

  • Turn in paperwork to Gail Suggs**  (see schedule on separate sheet in packet)  

2:00 PM – 5:00 PM                 Room 303 Boyd GSRC

  • Real Analysis Qualifying Exam
     

Thursday, August 10

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM              Room 303 Boyd GSRC

  • Topology Qualifying Exam

1:30 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Fall Advising with Pete Clark and Valery Alexeev  (see advising schedule on separate sheet in packet)   Room 502 Boyd GSRC

2:00 PM – 3:30 PM                

  • Turn in paperwork to Gail Suggs**  (see schedule on separate sheet in packet)       Room 453 Boyd GSRC
  • Pictures for Dept. Board                          Room 434D Boyd GSRC
     

Friday, August 11

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM              Room 303 Boyd GSRC

  • Complex Analysis Qualifying Exam

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM                Room 409 Boyd GSRC

  • Teaching workshop, Kel Black
     

Monday, August 14

  • Classes start! 
     

Department Picnic
            TBA - Postponed for cooler weather

Advising schedule and employee paperwork schedule will be in welcome folder

**For employee paperwork: please bring printed out payroll forms: Direct deposit, W-4, G-4, along with copies of documentation for I-9 (valid passport or drivers license and social security card)