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Getting Started for Graduate Students
Let us be among the many to congratulate and welcome you to graduate school at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry!
We’re planning an informative and entertaining orientation program that will introduce you to life as a University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry graduate student.
Throughout the fall, you will be faced with many new challenges and decisions. We hope to make your transition to graduate school a smooth one and prepare you for the wealth of exciting opportunities that will come before you.
Please be sure to review our Trainee Handbook for information about your transition to the University of Rochester and to Rochester, New York. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to call us at 585.275.4522 or email us. We are here to help!
We look forward to your arrival!
Edith M. Lord, PhD
Senior Associate Dean for Graduate Education
and the Office for Graduate Education and Postdoctoral Affairs Staff
Review the Getting Started Checklist for some of the most important first steps in your graduate school career.
International Student Orientation Program
Wednesday | August 21, 2013 | 8:30am check in | May Room, Wilson Commons
Full schedule for incoming International graduate students.
School of Medicine and Dentistry Graduate Student Orientation
Thursday and Friday | August 22-23, 2013
- PhD Degree Programs Orientation Schedule (Biomedical Sciences) (coming soon)
- PhD Degree Programs Orientation Schedule (Epidemiology, Health Services Research & Policy, Statistics and Translational Biomedical Sciences Program) (coming soon)
- Master's Degrees Program Orientation (Dental Science, Medical Informatics, Medical Statistics, Microbiology and Statistics) (coming soon)
- Student Services Overview Schedule (coming soon)
- Marriage and Family Therapy Orientation Schedule
- Master's of Public Health Orientation Schedule (coming soon)
- ISO - International Student Orientation Program
Take a look at the program from our recent Resources and Services Expo to learn about some of the key resources available to you here at the U of R!