2013 Orientation

Psychology Department Orientation

Welcome, new and returning Fall 2012 Psycholgoy graduate students! Here you will find details about the Psychology Department's Orientation.

This year, Orientation will be held on Thursday, August 15, 2013 at the Eugene M. Hughes Metropolitan Complex in Room 132. The Metropolitan Complex is located at 5015 E. 29th Street North, Wichita, KS 67220 (Map).

New students will first meet at WSU in Jabara Hall Room 444 at 8:00AM. After a few activities, new students will head to the Metrolpolitan Complex at 9:45am. Returning students will join at 10:00am.

A light breakfast (coffee, juice, and muffins) and lunch will be provided.


  • 8:00 - 8:15 - New students and select faculty arrive (Chair, Coordinators) in JB 444 for coffee, introduction to faculty
  • 8:15 - 8:30 - Paperwork with Judy and Marci
  • 8:30 - 9:45 - New students meet with Program Advisors (in groups)
  • 9:45 - 10:00 - Prepare to head to metroplex
  • 10:00-10:15 - Mingle, snacks at Metroplex
  • 10:15-10:45 - Welcome and Special guests
  • 10:45-11:45 - Program specific breakouts so all students can get with appropriate faculty
  • 11:45-12:15 - Lunch
  • 12:15-12:45 - PGSO informational session - required for new students

For more information, see flier

GTA Workshop

NEW graduate students are required to attend a GTA Workshop. The time and workshop is TBD. Here is a campus map.

Other Important Dates