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SMC|Enrollment Development|Admissions|VIP Welcome Day|VIP Welcome Day Workshop Schedule August 29, 2014

VIP Welcome Day Workshop Schedule August 29, 2014


Workshop/Panels

Location/

Time

Finding Your Place: How to Get Involved in Campus Life.

Representatives will highlight the benefits of each program and how to get connected.

  • Extended Opportunity Programs/Services and CARE
  • Disabled Students Program & Services
  • Black Collegians Program
  • Latino Center
  • Scholars Program
  • Center for Environmental and Urban Studies

SCI 151

10am - 10:50am  

Show Me the Money $$

Learn the Financial Aid process, how to get money for college and avoid the "Credit Card Trap."

SCI 140

10am - 10:50am  

Decoding the Transfer Process

Discover strategies for transferring to a UC, Cal State, and other universities.

TH ARTS
Main stage
10am - 10:50am 

Faculty Tips: Unleash the Secret of How to Get an "A" in Your Classes.

Professors discuss fail-proof strategies for achieving optimum learning and high grades.

HSS 165
10am - 10:50am 

How to Get Involved in Student Life

Student leaders discuss the advantages and opportunities of participating in Student Government and Clubs!

SCI 145
10am - 10:50am 

Roadmap to Choosing Your Major

"How in the world do I figure this out?"

 

HSS 263
10am - 10:50am 

Parents & Significant Others Orientation

Understanding your role in the life of your college student.

SCI 157
10am - 10:50am 

¡Orientación!

(Nota Especial: la duración de esta sesión es de dos horas)

Participación del los padres, familia y amigos en la vida del estudiante universitario.

HSS 104
10am - 11:50am 
¡Orientación!
 
(Nota Especial: la duración de esta sesión es de dos horas)
 
Participación del los padres, familia y amigos en la vida del estudiante universitario.
 
HSS 105
10am - 11:50am 

Manage Your Time, Don't Let Time Manage You!

Conquer the techniques for improving time management and reducing stress.

SCI 153
10am - 10:50am 

Get Your Education Right

An overview of the Black Collegians Program which is designed to promote academic and transfer success specifically for black students.

TH ARTS
Studio stage
10am - 10:50am

College 101: How to Survive Your First Year

The first year of college is a new and exciting adventure; this workshop will provide you with tips to help you successfully navigate your transition to college life.

 ART 214
10am - 10:50am

GPA (Grade Point Average) Matters!

Learn how to calculate your GPA and how it effects your enrollment priority, academic standing and financial aid eligibility at SMC.

HSS 103
10am - 10:50am 
Campus Tours  - English only
Library
10am
Campus Tours - English and Spanish
Library
11am
Finding Your Place: How to Get Involved in Campus Life.
 
Representatives will highlight the benefits of each program and how to get connected.
  • Extended Opportunity Programs/Services and CARE
  • Disabled Students Program & Services
  • Black Collegians Program
  • Latino Center
  • Scholars Program
  • Center for Environmental and Urban Studies
SCI 151
11am - 11:50am  
Show Me the Money $$
Learn the Financial Aid process, how to get money for college and avoid the "Credit Card Trap."
SCI 140
11am - 11:50am  
Decoding the Transfer Process
Discover strategies for transferring to a UC, Cal State, and other universities.
TH ARTS
Main stage
11am - 11:50am 
Faculty Tips: Unleash the Secret of How to Get an "A" in Your Classes.
Professors discuss fail-proof strategies for achieving optimum learning and high grades.
HSS 165
11am - 11:50am 
Roadmap to Choosing Your Major
"How in the world do I figure this out?"
HSS 263
11am - 11:50am 

Learn While you Intern!

Gain Knowledge of practical training and check-out hundreds of internship opportunities.

HSS 156
11am - 11:50am 

Students to Students:

Students share lessons learned on balancing classes, work and fun; communication with your instructors; and seeking help when you need it.

SCI 145
11am - 11:50am 
Manage Your Time, Don't Let Time Manage You!
 
Conquer the techniques for improving time management and reducing stress.
SCI 153
11am - 11:50am 
Get Your Education Right
 
An overview of the Black Collegians Program which is designed to promote academic and transfer success specifically for black students.
TH ARTS
Studio stage
11am - 11:50am

Campus Safety 101

An introduction to the Santa Monica College Police Department and safety tips on how to keep you and your property safe.

HSS 103
11am - 11:50am

Adelante Hombres Program Orientation:

Latino Center counselors discuss the Adelante Program, including program benefits and requirements. This workshop is designed specifically for Latino males who are first generation college students.

SCI 157
11am - 11:50am 

Out-of State Orientation:

Learn how to establish California residency, find suitable housing and receive general information on campus safety.

Main stage
1pm