Incoming Student Information - Class of 2022

Congratulations on your decision to attend UMass Medical School! We are all eagerly awaiting your arrival on campus later this summer. Please review the orientation schedule below and email us if you have any questions!

Please note: This schedule is subject to change.

Monday, August 6

8:00 am           Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:30 am           Welcome
9:00 am           “Here for a Reason”
10:00 am         Curriculum 101
10:30 am         PURCH Overview
10:40 am         2nd Year Student Panel
12:00 pm         Wellness at UMass
1:30 pm           Welcome to Medical School! How to Successfully Navigate the Journey
2:00 pm           Campus BBQ with UMass Police Dept

Tuesday, August 7

8:00 am           Morning concurrent sessions
Laptop Setup Session 1 (we will assign you to session beforehand)
Wellness Session* 

9:00 am           Morning concurrent sessions
Laptop Setup Session 2
Wellness Session

10:00 am         Campus Safety
10:30 am         Cultural Humility Session
12:00 pm         Lunch
1:00 pm           IS Security
2:00 pm           Academic Technology
3:00 pm           Optional Afternoon Activities

Wednesday, August 8

8:00 am           Morning concurrent sessions
Laptop Setup Session 3
Wellness Session*

9:00 am           Morning concurrent sessions
Laptop Setup Session 4
Wellness Session

10:00 am         Title IX
10:30 am         Basic Life Support Overview
11:00 am         Student Resources
11:30 am         Financial Aid
12:00 pm         Lunch
1:00 pm           Cultural Humility Session        
2:30 pm           Optional Community Activities
Community Service Opportunity
Community Vital Signs Session

Thursday, August 9

8:00 am           Morning concurrent sessions
Laptop Setup Session 5
Wellness Session*

9:00 am           Morning concurrent sessions
Laptop Setup Session 6
Wellness Session

10:00 am         Learning Strategies from the CAA
11:00 am         Introduction to the Learning Communities
12:00 pm         Buddy Lunch in the Learning Communities
1:00 pm           House Meeting
2:30 pm           Learning Community Mentor Sessions

Friday, August 10

8:00 am           Morning concurrent sessions
Laptop Setup Session 7
Wellness Session – Yoga

9:00 am           Classes as assigned
1:00 pm           Stop the Bleed Session
2:30 pm           Worcester: Paris of the Millennium
3:30 pm           Optional Afternoon Activities

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