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WoW! Week of Welcome

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
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Other Welcome Events (July - September, 2017)

The University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa is delighted to offer a multitude of events to welcome you to our thriving campus community!

Note: For August 13-19, view the Week of Welcome page.



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July10  Monday, July 10, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
John A. Burns School of Medicine
Medical School New Student Orientation (Day 1 of 5)
July 10, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Medical Education Building, 651 Ilalo Street, Honolulu HI 96813
Website  http://jabsom.hawaii.edu/

Contact  Office of Student Affairs
Phone  (808) 692-1000

July11  Tuesday, July 11, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
John A. Burns School of Medicine
Medical School New Student Orientation (Day 2 of 5)
July 11, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Medical Education Building, 651 Ilalo Street, Honolulu HI 96813
Website  http://jabsom.hawaii.edu/

Contact  Office of Student Affairs
Phone  (808) 692-1000

July12  Wednesday, July 12, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
John A. Burns School of Medicine
Medical School New Student Orientation (Day 3 of 5)
July 12, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Medical Education Building, 651 Ilalo Street, Honolulu HI 96813
Website  http://jabsom.hawaii.edu/

Contact  Office of Student Affairs
Phone  (808) 692-1000

July13  Thursday, July 13, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
John A. Burns School of Medicine
Medical School New Student Orientation (Day 4 of 5)
July 13, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Medical Education Building, 651 Ilalo Street, Honolulu HI 96813
Website  http://jabsom.hawaii.edu/

Contact  Office of Student Affairs
Phone  (808) 692-1000

July14  Friday, July 14, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
John A. Burns School of Medicine
Medical School New Student Orientation (Day 5 of 5)
July 14, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Medical Education Building, 651 Ilalo Street, Honolulu HI 96813
Website  http://jabsom.hawaii.edu/

Contact  Office of Student Affairs
Phone  (808) 692-1000
John A. Burns School of Medicine
White Coat Ceremony 2017
July 14, 2017
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
President William McKinley High School Auditorium

July15  Saturday, July 15, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
John A. Burns School of Medicine
ʻOhana Day 2017
July 15, 2017
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Medical Education Building, 651 Ilalo Street, Honolulu HI 96813

August01  Tuesday, August 01, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
New Student Orientation
Freshmen Orientation
August 01, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Campus Center
Optional activities will start at 5:30 pm. Please note there is a cost associated with participating in this orientation. For pricing, please visit the NSO website.

Website  https://www.hawaii.edu/nso/index.html

Email  nso@hawaii.edu

August02  Wednesday, August 02, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene
General Graduate Student Orientation
August 02, 2017
TBD
TBD
School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene
Continuing Student Orientation for Cohort 2019 (day 1 of 3)
August 02, 2017
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
TBD
School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene
New Student Orientation for Cohort 2020
August 02, 2017
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
TBD

August03  Thursday, August 03, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene
Continuing Student Orientation for Cohort 2019 (day 2 of 3)
August 03, 2017
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
TBD
School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene
Graduate Entry Program in Nursing (Day 1 of 2)
August 03, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
TBD

August04  Friday, August 04, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
New Student Orientation
Freshmen Orientation
August 04, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Campus Center
Optional activities will start at 5:30 pm. Please note there is a cost associated with participating in this orientation. For pricing, please visit the NSO website.

Website  https://www.hawaii.edu/nso/index.html

Email  nso@hawaii.edu
School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene
Continuing Student Orientation for Cohort 2019 (day 3 of 3)
August 04, 2017
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
TBD
School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene
Graduate Entry Program in Nursing (Day 2 of 2)
August 04, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
TBD
School of Nursing and Dental Hygiene
Continuing Student Orientation for Cohort 2018
August 04, 2017
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
TBD

August07  Monday, August 07, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
New Student Orientation
Freshmen Orientation
August 07, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Campus Center
Optional activities will start at 5:30 pm. Please note there is a cost associated with participating in this orientation. For pricing, please visit the NSO website.

Website  https://www.hawaii.edu/nso/index.html

Email  nso@hawaii.edu
School of Social Work
Bachelor of Social Work Orientation and Advising
August 07, 2017
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
TBD

August08  Tuesday, August 08, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
School of Social Work
Master of Social Work Orientation and Waiver Exams (Day 1 of 4)
August 08, 2017
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
TBD

August09  Wednesday, August 09, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
New Student Orientation
Freshmen Orientation
August 09, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Campus Center
Optional activities will start at 5:30 pm. Please note there is a cost associated with participating in this orientation. For pricing, please visit the NSO website.

Website  https://www.hawaii.edu/nso/index.html

Email  nso@hawaii.edu
School of Social Work
Master of Social Work Orientation and Waiver Exams (Day 2 of 4)
August 09, 2017
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
TBD

August10  Thursday, August 10, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
New Student Orientation
Transfers Orientation
August 10, 2017
8:00 AM - 3:15 PM
Campus Center
Optional activities will start at 3:30 pm. Please note there is a cost associated with participating in this orientation. For pricing, please visit the NSO website.

Website  https://www.hawaii.edu/nso/index.html

Email  nso@hawaii.edu
School of Social Work
Master of Social Work Orientation and Waiver Exams (Day 3 of 4)
August 10, 2017
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
TBD

August11  Friday, August 11, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
Office of Veteran Student Services
Veteran and Military Connected Student Orientation
August 11, 2017
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Queen Liliʻuokalani Center for Student Services Room 412
The Office of Veteran Student Services at the University of Hawaii at Manoa welcomes all veterans and military connected students to attend the Fall 2017 New Student Orientation. (See website for details.)

Website  http://studentaffairs.manoa.hawaii.edu/veterans/

Contact  Kenith Scott, OVSS Director
Phone  (808) 956-2192
Email  kenith@hawaii.edu
School of Social Work
Master of Social Work Orientation and Waiver Exams (Day 4 of 4)
August 11, 2017
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
TBD

August12  Saturday, August 12, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
College of Education
Master of Education in Teaching Orientation (Day 1 of 2)
August 12, 2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
TBD

August20  Sunday, August 20, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
Student Housing Services
First-Year Welcome Event
August 20, 2017
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Stan Sheriff Center
Please note this event is for SHS residents only.

Website  http://www.manoa.hawaii.edu/housing/

Contact  Matt Markham
Email  markhamm@hawaii.edu

August21  Monday, August 21, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
Welina Mānoa: And the Adventure Begins
August 21, 2017
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Andrews Amphitheatre, Campus Center, and Legacy Pathway
This welcome event is open to the entire campus community as we welcome and celebrate our new students. There will be food, entertainment, games, speakers, and prizes.

Contact  Office of the Vice Chancellor for Students
Email  vcs@hawaii.edu

August23  Wednesday, August 23, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
Marine Option Program
New Student Orientation
August 23, 2017
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
TBD

August24  Thursday, August 24, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
College Opportunities Program
COP 2017 1st General Meeting
August 24, 2017
3:00 PM
TBD
Please note this event is for COP 2017 participants only.

Website  http://www.hawaii.edu/cop

Contact  Mike Maglaya
Email  maglaya@hawaii.edu
Information & Computer Science
Graduate Student Orientation
August 24, 2017
4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
POST 126
Student Housing Services
Warrior Welcome Fair
August 24, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Student Housing Services
Please note this event is for SHS residents only.

Website  http://www.manoa.hawaii.edu/housing/

Contact  Matt Markham
Email  markhamm@hawaii.edu

August25  Friday, August 25, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
Department of Political Science
New Graduate Student Orientation
August 25, 2017
TBD
Saunders 624 (Friedman Room)
This is a welcome and informational meeting for new graduate students and opportunity to meet professors and continuing grad students, join departmental committees, and plan your graduate education. Lunch to follow.

Website  http://www.politicalscience.hawaii.edu/

Contact  Katharina Heyer
Email  heyer@hawaii.edu
Department of Political Science
Orientation for New Political Science Majors
August 25, 2017
TBD
Saunders 624 (Friedman Room)
This event is an opportunity to meet professors, find out about opportunities, and plan your studies. Lunch to follow.

Website  http://www.politicalscience.hawaii.edu/

Contact  Ehito Kimura
Email  ehito@hawaii.edu
Departments of the College of Languages, Linguistics and Literature
Open House
August 25, 2017
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Moore Hall 1st Floor
Center for Pacific Island Studies
Welcome Reception and New Student Orientation
August 25, 2017
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Moore Hall 319
College of Education
New Teacher Candidate Orientation
August 25, 2017
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Kuykendall Hall Auditorium

August30  Wednesday, August 30, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
UH Mānoa/Office of Student Affairs/LGBTQ+ Center
LGBTQ+ Welcome Reception
August 30, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Queen Liliʻuokalani Center for Student Services Room 208

September01  Friday, September 01, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
ʻOnipaʻa 2017: Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Queen Liliʻuokalani
September 01, 2017
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Queen Liliʻuokalani Center for Student Services Building
A time to celebrate the queen's birthday and to honor her legacy through the work of the Office of Student Affairs (OSA). There will also be an open house to learn more about the services in the building.

Contact  Willy Kauai or Kaiwipuni Lipe
Email  kauai@hawaii.edu or kaiwipun@hawaii.edu
Women's Center
Open House
September 01, 2017
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Queen Liliʻuokalani Center for Student Services Room 211

September07  Thursday, September 07, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
International Student Services
International Student Association Welcome Party
September 07, 2017
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
TBD
Please note there is a $2 cost to attend this event.

Website  http://www.hawaii.edu/issmanoa

Contact  Linda Duckworth
Email  lindaduc@hawaii.edu

September09  Saturday, September 09, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
International Student Services
International Student Association Circle Island Tour
September 09, 2017
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
TBD
Please note there is a $15 cost to attend this event.

Contact  Karen Michael Mikel
Email  kmikel@hawaii.edu

September15  Friday, September 15, 2017

EVENT
DATE & TIME
LOCATION
DETAILS/CONTACT
Academy for Creative Media
Fall Reception
September 15, 2017
5:00 PM
Art Auditorium
Reception is for all returning and prospective students. Event is open to the public. Pizza will be provided.

Website  http://acm.hawaii.edu/

Contact  Daniel Boulos
Email  boulos@hawaii.edu