Major Events for New Students

New Student Orientation runs Tuesday, September 19, through Sunday, September 24, 2017, and is required for all new undergraduate students.

You should attend these required NSO events. Please wear your NSO nametag for admission to programs in Memorial Auditorium. 

*Please note that unauthorized filming of NSO programs, except Convocation, is not permitted.*

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

127th Opening Convocation Ceremony

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.  Main Quad Courtyard

Welcome Home

5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.  Residences

First House Meeting & Social Activity

7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.  Residences, Transfers meet in Kimball

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Discover Stanford

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.  Memorial Auditorium, NSO nametag required

Answers for Transfers Part I (Transfers)

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.  Tresidder Oak Room

Designing Your First Quarter (First-Years)

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.  Various locations

Academic Planning Sessions

2:15 - 5:00 p.m.  Various locations 

Faces of Community

7:30 p.m. – 9:15 p.m.  Memorial Auditorium, NSO nametag required

9:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.  Faces of Community Dorm Discussion

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Engaging with Faculty 

10:00 a.m. – 11:50 a.m.  Various locations

Group & Individual Advising Meetings

1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. • Various locations

Answers for Transfers Part II (Transfers)

3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.  Lathrop Library, Room 282

Three Books

7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.  Memorial Auditorium, NSO nametag required

Friday, September 22, 2017

Group & Individual Advising Meetings

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. • Various locations

President’s Reception

1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.  Hoover House Lawn

The Real World: Stanford

2:45 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.  Memorial Auditorium, NSO nametag required

4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.  The Real World Dorm Discussion

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Community Conversations

6:00 p.m.  Residences, check with your RAs

Monday, September 25, 2017

Beyond Sex Ed: Consent and Sexuality at Stanford

7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.  Memorial Auditorium, SUID Card required

9:15 p.m. - 10:15 p.m.  Beyond Sex Ed Dorm Discussion

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