Celebrate UCI Schedule
2017

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8:00
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9:00
Veteran Family Welcome
9:00am - 10:30am
UCI Student Center, Moss Cove A
8:30 am - Check-in begins
9:00 am - Program starts promptly

Join us for UCI's Veteran Family Welcome as UCI student veterans will be there to share their experiences and answer your questions about campus life.

The reception will also cover when and how to get your GI Bill benefits started, UCI's various programs for military-affiliated students, and the guaranteed housing options for veterans. Afterward, you will have the opportunity to enjoy Celebrate UCI and learn more about our academic programs, take campus and housing tours, and enjoy the student-run festival in our beautiful Aldrich Park!
10:00
AB540 and Undocumented Student Programs
10:00am - 11:00am
Cross-Cultural Center, Dr. White Room
Learn more about financial aid options, free legal services, and additional resources for students who self-identify as AB 540, dreamer, undocumented, or DACAmented!
Arts Involvement Fair
10:00am - 2:00pm
Arts Plaza
Talk to current students and learn about some of the different Arts clubs and organizations on campus.
Claire Trevor School of the Arts Info Booth
10:00am - 2:00pm
Arts Plaza
Arts Academic Counselors and Peer Academic Advisors are available to speak with admitted and prospective students in the Arts. A tour of the Arts facilities will leave at 12:30 from in front of the Claire Trevor Theater.
Get to know the School of Social Ecology!
10:00am - 2:00pm
Social Ecology 1
Visit the School of Social Ecology and meet current students, faculty, and staff! Find out what your classes will be like at UCI, have questions answered, and learn more about our majors.
Master of Professional Accountancy
10:00am - 2:00pm
School of Business 1 (SB1), Room 5400
The Paul Merage School of Business is ranked among the top 50 business schools in the world. Come by to speak with recruitment and admissions staff about our 9-month Master of Professional Accountancy program. The program focuses on professional development, CPA preparation, and includes a winter or spring internship opportunity. 94% of our students from the MPAc Class of 2015 obtained full-time positions within 6 months of graduation.
Peer Educators
10:00am - 3:00pm
Between Gateway and Langson Library
The Counseling Center Peer Educators will be staffing the table to provide information and resources about the Counseling Center.
Public Health Information Booth
10:00am - 2:00pm
Social Science Ring
Come learn about the Program in Public Health!
Research Demonstrations
10:00am - 2:00pm
Plaza in front of Ayala Science Library
See biological sciences concepts applied in demonstrations presented by current Bio Sci majors and Dr. Mauzy-Melitz.
School of Humanities Open House
10:00am - 2:00pm
Humanities Plaza
Program: School of Humanities Open House
Learn more about your major, meet current students & faculty, speak to academic advisors, & tour classrooms.
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Humanities Plaza

Program: School of Humanities Info Session
Associate Dean Welcome, Student & Faculty Panel
Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Humanities Gateway (HG), 1030


School of Social Sciences Information Booth
10:00am - 2:00pm
Outside of Social Science Lecture Hall (SSLH) 100
Ever wonder where a Social Sciences major can take you? Or how to get involved with the School of Social Sciences? Come meet our Academic Advisors, Peer Academic Advisors, and Dean's Ambassadors Council for more info!
Sisters are doing it for themselves
10:00am - 2:00pm
W-HUB Women's Center in the Cross-Cultural Center
Information about UCI's Women's Hub!
Student Housing Information & Tours
10:00am - 2:00pm
Ring Mall
Stop by the Housing Information booth to learn about on-campus living! On-campus Residence Halls (freshmen), Arroyo Vista Theme Houses (transfer & continuing students), Vista del Campo (continuing & graduate students), Vista del Campo Norte (transfer, continuing & graduate students), and Camino del Sol (transfer & continuing students) will be opening their doors to visitors and giving tours led by UCI Students.
Student Life Pavilion
10:00am - 2:00pm
Gateway Commons and Ring Road (from the Flagpoles to the Student Center)
We’re proud to announce the Student Life Pavilion as the newest addition to Celebrate UCI! As a university, we provide a lot of different types of support & opportunities to ensure that our students can be successful both inside and outside of the classroom. This year, we will be putting all of this on display! Staff from the various offices supporting Student Life on campus will be available to talk about what we do and what we offer our students. We hope that you’ll join us for some fun games and lots of helpful information!
Summer Session Information Booth
10:00am - 2:00pm
Ring Road in front of Gateway Commons
Choose from 800+ courses across 70 disciplines, including 70+ online classes. Get an edge on your UCI experience this summer through Freshman and Transfer Edge programs.
The Merage Undergraduate Student Association Information Booth (MUSA)
10:00am - 2:00pm
Courtyard of School of Business 1 (SB1)
MUSA student ambassadors will be welcoming visitors and answering questions related to student life in the Merage School. Tours will be available.
The Paul Merage School of Business Graduate Program Information Booth
10:00am - 2:00pm
Courtyard of School of Business 1 (SB1)
Representatives available to discuss our MBA programs, the Master of Professional Accountancy, and our two new programs: Master of Finance, and Master of Science in Business Analytics, as well as the Ph.D. program.
UCI Hospitality & Dining Info Booth
10:00am - 2:00pm
Ring Road
We will provide meal plan information for students, faculty/staff and parents. Free prizes and a fun activity will be offered. Students can learn about the dining services available at UCI.
Undergraduate/Undeclared Advising Information Booth
10:00am - 3:00pm
Ring Road outside Aldrich Hall
"Be prepared, be Undergraduate/Undeclared!" Drop by and visit with an Academic Advisor and discover the benefits of entering UCI as Undergraduate/Undeclared.
Writing Center
10:00am - 2:00pm
193 Ayala Science Library
The Center for Excellence in Writing and Communication promotes effective writing and communication as lifelong skills. Not only are these skills necessary for personal and professional survival, they are also powerful ways in which people think through issues, consider multiple points of view and become more consciously aware of the world around them.
Summer Bridge Information Session (Spanish/English)
10:30am - 11:30am
UCI Student Center, Emerald D/E
Summer Bridge is designed for low-income, first-generation college students who want to begin their UCI experience in the summer and become familiar with campus and its resources early. Summer Bridge offers full scholarships to students who are accepted!
11:00
Claire Trevor School of the Arts Academic Info Session
11:00am - 12:00pm
Winifred Smith Hall
UCI’s Academic Counselors will present unique aspects of their individual undergraduate programs.
Donald Bren School of Information & Computer Sciences (ICS) Academic Info Session
11:00am - 12:00pm
Donald Bren Hall 1100
Join us to learn more about the School of ICS. The Dean of ICS, Associate Dean of Student Affairs, academic counselors, and peer academic advisors will be present to answer questions.
Engineering Information Session
11:00am - 12:15pm
Engineering Hall 1200
Learn about the School of Engineering! Presentation by Dean Washington, Q & A with student ambassadors, student project showcase and more!
Introduction to the Pharmaceutical Sciences Department
11:00am - 11:45am
Natural Sciences I, Room 1114
A brief introduction to the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, including an overview of the curriculum and a Q&A panel with current Pharm Sci students.
Meet School of Biological Sciences Professors!
11:00am - 12:00pm
Biological Sciences 3, Room 1200
Here is your chance to meet professors from the Ayala School of Biological Sciences. Find out about their innovative teaching and learn how to prepare yourself for success at UCI!
Psychology and Social Behavior Lectures
11:00am - 12:00pm
Social Ecology II, Room 1304
Sit in on mini-lectures from Professor Beth Cauffman and Professor Azim Shariff and experience what classes at UCI will be like!
Public Health Information Session
11:00am - 12:00pm
UCI Student Center, Moss Cove B
Public Health focuses on a multidisciplinary approach to public health practice and research, exploring both quantitative and qualitative aspects at all levels of analysis for both the Undergraduate and Master’s levels. This program includes a Bachelor of Sciences (B.S.)and a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), plus a Minor. Graduate students admitted to the Masters of Public Health (M.P.H.) and PhD. programs complete core courses and then choose course work in one of the concentrations. In all levels, Practicum, the culminating experience, is required giving students hands-on experience in the Public Health arena.
School of Education Academic Info Session with Student Panel
11:00am - 12:00pm
Education Building, Room 2010
Introduction to the Education Sciences major, plus a Q&A session with current EdSci students.
School of Physical Sciences Info Session
11:00am - 12:00pm
Physical Science Lecture Hall 100
Come learn about The School of Physical Sciences as an academic unit of the University of California, Irvine and what we have to offer to you as a department.
School of Social Sciences Information Session
11:00am - 12:00pm
Social Science Lecture Hall (SSLH) 100
Come learn about what Social Sciences has to offer! Meet the students on our student panel and our academic counselors. The lecture hall will be open for walk-ins an hour before and after the session.
Sue & Bill Gross School of Nursing Academic Info Session
11:00am - 12:00pm
Berk Hall, Room 250
Information on BS, MS and PhD degrees in Nursing Science.
The Paul Merage School of Business Undergraduate Information Session
11:00am - 12:00pm
School of Business 1 (SB1), Room 1200 (Auditorium)
Welcome admitted majors! Advisors will be presenting information about our undergraduate programs, with the primary emphasis being the B.A. in Business Administration major. Presentation will include a student panel.
UCI Career Center Open House
11:00am - 2:00pm
UCI Career Center - Student Services 1, Suite 100
The UCI Career Center educates and engages students and alumni to realize their career potential. The Career Center helps students develop the tools they need to prepare for internships, graduate school and the world of work. This also includes providing opportunities for students to engage with employers through major career fairs and events.
Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program
11:00am - 12:00pm
Humanities Instructional Building (HIB) 110
Learn about the research process, the many exciting faculty-mentored research and creative activities available to UCI undergraduates in all disciplines, and how UROP can support your research endeavors.
Undergraduate/Undeclared Academic Info Session
11:00am - 12:00pm
Student Center Crystal Cove Auditorium
Academic counselors and current students will be present to speak about keeping your options open exploring all that UCI has to offer being an Undergraduate/Undeclared Major.
University Art Gallery
11:00am - 6:00pm
University Art Gallery and Room Gallery
The 13th Annual Guest Juried Undergraduate Exhibition and select Solo Exhibition showcases the various work of student artists at UCI. This year's guest jurors are Amanda Ross-Ho and Ulysses Jenkins.
Pharmaceutical Sciences Open House
11:45am - 1:00pm
Steinhaus Hall, Room 231
Come talk to current students and learn about Pharmaceutical Sciences student organizations. Plus, walk through the Student Affairs Office and one of our laboratories.
12:00
Beall Center for Art + Technology
12:00pm - 6:00pm
712 Arts Plaza
Current Exhibition: “ Masculine ←→ Feminine” – features art works by twelve artists that explore gender expression. Parental guidance is suggested for younger visitors. Complimentary tours are available by checking in with a docent.
Lecture with Professor Emily Penner
12:00pm - 12:30pm
Education Building, Room 2010
Join Education Professor Emily Penner as she gives a fascinating talk on her research into the effects of Ethnic Studies curriculums on at-risk students in California public schools.
Presentation from the Dean of Social Ecology
12:00pm - 12:30pm
Social Ecology II, Room 1304
Dean Nancy Guerra will be giving a presentation on the Global Service Scholars program.
Production Studio/ Scene Shop Open House
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Production Studio
A behind-the-scenes look at where the sets are created for our Arts Productions.
Open Repertory Class with choreographer and Distinguished Professor Lar Lubovitch
12:15pm - 2:00pm
Dance Studio 1100
Observe an open repertory class conducted by Lar Lubovitch, an internationally recognized, award-winning choreographer and director of the New York-based, Lar Lubovitch Dance Company. This year we honor Lubovitch’s 50 years as a dance maker and offer this rare opportunity for the public to view his dance class. Also, in our Dance Studios, enjoy student dancers in open rehearsals for several upcoming shows.
Law School Tour
12:30pm - 1:00pm
Law School Courtyard
Is law school in your future? Meet us in the law school’s courtyard for a tour and to learn about the innovative clinics and programs that make us #SoUCILaw!
School of Social Ecology Info Session
12:30pm - 1:00pm
Social Ecology II, Room 1304
Social Ecology will present an information session on the school, majors, and different opportunities UCI has to offer.
1:00
AB540 and Undocumented Student Programs
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Cross-Cultural Center, Dr. White Room
Learn more about financial aid options, free legal services, and additional resources for students who self-identify as AB 540, dreamer, undocumented, or DACAmented!
Ayala School of Biological Sciences Academic Info Session
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Biological Sciences 3, Room 1200
Come and learn about the Ayala School of Biological Sciences!
Come Explore Study Abroad Options with Public Health
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Anteater Instruction & Research Bldg (AIRB, #653) Room 2086
The Program in Public Health offers programs located in Botswana and Ghana where you can not only complete major courses but explore new countries and cultures.
Criminology, Law, and Society Faculty Lecture
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Social Ecology II, Room 1304
Sit in on a mini-lecture from Professor Terry Dalton and experience what classes at UCI will be like!
Donald Bren School of Information & Computer Sciences (ICS) Academic Info Session
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Donald Bren Hall 1100
Join us to learn more about the School of ICS. The Dean of ICS, Associate Dean of Student Affairs, academic counselors, and peer academic advisors will be present to answer questions.
Freshman Edge Information Session
1:00pm - 2:00pm
UCI Student Center, Emerald Bay BC
Join other incoming freshmen to get an edge on your UCI experience this summer. Gain a rich academic, social, and personal foundation that you will enjoy throughout your undergraduate years.
Meet the Drama Faculty
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Arts Plaza
Meet with some of our Drama faculty to learn more about music theatre, design, directing, stage management, and acting at UCI.
Study Abroad: Returnee Panel & Information Session
1:00pm - 2:00pm
UCI Student Center, Emerald Bay B
Hear from three dynamic UCI Generation Study Abroad Ambassadors about their experiences abroad. Discover how to make study abroad achievable regardless of major, cost, etc.
Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Humanities Instructional Building (HIB) 110
Learn about the research process, the many exciting faculty-mentored research and creative activities available to UCI undergraduates in all disciplines, and how UROP can support your research endeavors.
Undergraduate/Undeclared Academic Info Session
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Student Center Crystal Cove Auditorium
Academic counselors and current students will be present to speak about keeping your options open exploring all that UCI has to offer being an Undergraduate/Undeclared Major.
2:00
Bio Sci Information Booth
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Plaza in front of Ayala Science Library
Meet Bio Sci Student Affairs counselors and peer academic advisors. We will be available after our academic info session, to answer questions about opportunities within the School of Biological Sciences.
Dance Escape Ticket Offer
2:00pm - 7:00pm
Arts Box Office/Online
All patrons may buy tickets at the discount rate of $10 by using promo code CELEBRATE when ordering tickets for the following events held during Celebrate UCI 2017 (4/22):

DANCE ESCAPE, featuring choreography from our graduate level students: 2pm or 8pm

Patrons may order at online at www.arts.uci.edu/promos OR purchase at the Arts Box Office window starting at 1pm and 7pm (subject to availability).

Questions? Arts Box Office: (949) 824 – 2787, artstix@uci.edu
Campuswide Honors Program Information Session
2:30pm - 4:00pm
Social Science Lecture Hall (SSLH) 100
This session is designed for incoming freshmen and transfer students who have been admitted to the Campuswide Honors Program for fall 2017. All are welcome to attend if space is available. Check-in starts at 2:00 p.m.