Fall Welcome 2013


Contributed by Erica Shockley

Please find a tentative Fall Welcome Schedule on the First-Year Experience website. 

Fall Welcome program highlights include:

Sunday, August 25
First-Year Student Housing Check In 
Welcome to Ithaca BBQ
First floor meetings 
Destination: Ithaca (social)

Monday, August 26
Transfer student breakfast 
Dean's Welcome
Community Picnic
Student Employment Training
Comedy Social

Tuesday, August 27
First-Year Reading Initiative 
College 101 Workshops
Academic Advising Center Open House
ALANA Community Welcome BBQ

Wednesday, August 28
Classes begin
LGBT & Allied Community Welcome / Movie Screening

All first-year students will receive a Fall Welcome booklet when they check into their fall housing assignment.  An example of this booklet will be available on the Fall Welcome website closer to opening weekend.  Please contact Erica Shockley (607-274-1908) if you have any questions about this program.


Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Erica Shockley at eshockley@ithaca.edu or (607) 274-1908. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.