2012 Fall Welcome Program

You can find information about the Fall Welcome schedule - including Convocation, First-Year Reading Initiative, College 101 Workshops, the ALANA BBQ, and evening social events - on the First-Year Experience website,

Fall Welcome continues the transition to college life at Ithaca that started during summer orientation for both new and transfer students.  First-year students receive a copy of the Fall Welcome Program, which includes a detailed schedule of Fall Welcome events, when they check into their fall room assignment.  Program highlights include:

Sunday, August 26

Housing Check In
Dining Hall Student Employment Training
First floor meetings
Summer Splash (social)

Monday, August 27

Transfer Student Breakfast
Dean’s Welcome
First-Year Comedy Night (social)

Tuesday, August 28

First-Year Reading Initiative
College 101 Workshops
ALANA Community Welcome BBQ

Wednesday, August 29

First day of classes
LGBT & Allied Community Reception and Movie Screening




Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Anne Carlineo at or (607) 274-1908. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.

Originally published in Intercom: 2012 Fall Welcome Program.