Graduate Orientation Information and Videos

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Graduate Orientation
Welcome to Lehigh Graduate Orientation!

We are so excited to help you prepare for your first semester at Lehigh.  At the GLO (Graduate Life Office), our goal is to help you in your transition to Lehigh.  As the Fall 2021 semster draws closer, decisions will be made as to whether our orientation can be held in person or will be held virtually. Below are a series of videos from Fall 2020 (last year), feel free to peruse anything of interest.  Either way, we look foward to meeting you!  Please feel free to reach out with any additional questions or concerns!  See you soon!

IMPORTANT DATES:

Graduate General Orientation, Tuesday, August 17, 2021, either in person or webinar - to be determined

Teacher Assistant Training, Wednesday, August 18, 2021, either in person or webinar - to be determined

Lab Safety Training, Friday, August 20, 2021, 9-10am, either in person or webinar - to be determined

 

 

Graduate Ambassadors

We also have graduate ambassadors who are excited to meet you.  Click on the button below to view the profiles of these returning graduate students, who are here to connect with you and answer any questions you might have.  Please feel free to contact them via email to ask a question or just to meet some of your fellow students.  They are waiting to hear from you!

Important Trainings

Teacher Assistant Training

As the Fall semester gets closer, we will make a decision as to whether Teacher Assistant training will be held in person or virtually. TA Training is required for anyone working as a first time TA at Lehigh.  This training is only needed once during your time at Lehigh.  Please click here to sign up if you have been offered a position at Lehigh as a Teacher Assistant.

 

Lab Safety Training

As the Fall semester gets closer, we will make a decision as to whether Lab Safety will be held in person or virtually.  Please click here to sign up.  All students working in a physical Lehigh Lab is required to take this training before they begin work in the lab.  This training is only required once during your time at Lehigh.

Videos (Fall 2020)

Introduction to Orientation: Associate Dean for Graduate Life

President Simon

Counseling and Psychological Services

Career and Professional Development

Health and Wellness

Equal Opportunity and Compliance Coordinator Gender Violence Education and Support

Director of Graduate Writing

Deputy Provost for Graduate Education

Office of International Students and Scholars

President, Graduate Student Senate

Office of Multicultural Affairs

Pride Center

Center for Gender Equity

Office of Real Estate Services

Lehigh Police

Overview of LTS Ramp-UP

Internet Security

Grad Student International Panel