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Fall 2017 Orientation Schedule

School of Drama Orientation Schedule 2017

 

Click here to download the detailed orientation schedule (as of 8/22/17).  [The original .pdf file is formatted to an 11x17 page size.]

 

Please make note of these scheduled dates.

 

Friday, August 18 (10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.)

Immigration Check-in and Yale University International Student Orientation at OISS for ALL new international students including Special Students and Special Research Fellows.

Friday, August 18 - Sunday, August 20
Hansberry Welcome, a celebratory welcome of the Playwriting department back to campus and the YSD hearth.  Hansberry's seminal work, A Raisin in the Sun, was based on the spirit of place and home; this three-day intensive, which includes seminar lunches and readings, is required of all playwrighting students.  August 18, from 4:00pm to 9:00pm; August 19 from 9:00am to 9:00pm; and August 20 from 9:00am to 5:30pm.

Monday, August 21
Fall term time begins, 9:00 a.m.  Fall term registration for new students. 
New student orientation sessions as scheduled.

Tuesday, August 22 – Wednesday, August 23
New student orientation sessions as scheduled. 

Thursday, August 24
Registration for returning students. New student orientation sessions and returning student departmental meetings as scheduled.

Friday, August 25
New student orientation sessions and returning student departmental meetings as scheduled. 

Saturday, August 26 - Sunday, August 27 
Optional activities.  Production work proceeds as scheduled.

 

Monday, August 28
Fall term classes begin, 9:00 a.m.