Graduate & Professional Student Orientation - Fall Quarter 2017

When is my required SISS Orientation?

Welcome new Aggies! All international students* are required to attend an SISS orientation session. These required orientation sessions may be a part of, or in addition to, your already scheduled orientation. Please refer to the chart below to determine which SISS orientation you will be attending.

Graduate Students

Professional Students

(DVM, MD, MPH)

Professional Students

(MBA, MPAc)

September 15, 18 & 19

Sept. 25 - Half Day

N/A

International Graduate Student Orientation (IGSO), Friday (Required) & Monday (Half Day), Tuesday (Half Day)

SISS International Student Orientation: Half-Day, Morning

GSM students will have an SISS orientation as part of their professional program's orientation. No further action for orientation is required from you.

*School of Law students: SISS Orientation is not applicable to you. Please refer to the international information for the School of Law.

Graduate students are also encouraged to attend Graduate Student Orientation (GSO) in addition to their international orientation.

Questions on your SISS orientation? Email the orientation staff at: siss-orientation@ucdavis.edu.

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Graduate School of Management & School of Law

The Graduate School of Managment will have their SISS Orientation at the Graduate School of Management as part of GSM orientation.

School of Law students: SISS Orientation is not applicable to you. Please refer to the international office for the School of Law as your primary contact.