New Spider Summer Series

Join us virtually on Tuesdays this summer to learn more about the University and the exciting opportunities that await you as a Spider! Separate registrations are required for each session; links are provided below.

Did you miss a session that you really wanted to attend? Don't worry, we will record them all and post them to our New Spiders Summer Series YouTube Channel. All days/times are listed in Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).

Spring 2024

In April and May, we will focus on key topics that have mid-May and early June application deadlines such as disability services, housing, and some exciting pre-orientation programs.

Date Time (EDT) Topic
April 30 6:00 p.m. URISE (recording)
April 30 7:00 p.m. Bonner Scholars Program (recording)
May 7 10:30 a.m. International Students (recording)
May 7 6:00 p.m. Transition Programs: Endeavor, Outdoor Adventure & Richmond (OAR), and Thrive (recording)
May 21 6:00 p.m. Student Health & Health Insurance
May 21 7:00 p.m. Disability Services

June 2024

In June, learn the basics about choosing classes and navigating our online registration system. We will also explain our second language requirement and introduce you to faculty from each of our three undergraduate schools. 

Date Time (EDT) Topic
June 4 6:00 p.m. Strategies for Building Pre-Registration Plans
June 4 7:00 p.m. Residence Life & Housing
June 11 6:00 p.m. How to Build a Plan for Pre-Registration
June 11 7:00 p.m. The Second Language Requirement
June 18 6:00 p.m. School of Arts & Sciences
June 18 7:00 p.m. Pre-Health Studies
June 25 6:00 p.m. Jepson School of Leadership Studies
June 25 7:00 p.m. Robins School of Business

Late Summer 2024

These final sessions in July and August will help you prepare for self-registration and answer all of your last minute questions about moving to campus!

Date Time (EDT) Topic
July 30 6:00 p.m. Self-Registration Workshop
August 6 6:00 p.m. Orientation and the First Six Weeks
August 6 7:00 p.m. TBD

Pre-Recorded Sessions

Want to know more? Check out these pre-recorded sessions at your leisure and learn even more about programs and opportunities at UR!

Religious & Spiritual Life

Career Services

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