Orientation

Orientation Information

AMSN Orientation

Orientation will provide a strong foundation for your new journey as a nursing student, and will help you prepare for your first semester of nursing school. Orientation is mandatory for all new AMSN students.

Check back soon for additional details on orientation week. For other questions relating to orientation, please contact nursingquestions@emory.edu.

AMSN Orientation - Friday, May 18th

AMSN ORIENTATION* - FRIDAY, MAY 18, 2018

AMSN Orientation is MANDATORY for all incoming AMSN students. If you have not registered already, please use the link below to confirm your attendance by  Friday, April 13th.

Register here

*THIS SCHEDULE APPLIES TO THE INCOMING AMSN COHORT ONLY. THE BSN AND ABSN ORIENTATION SCHEDULES WILL BE POSTED CLOSER TO THE ORIENTATION DATES.

8:00-9:00 A.M.

CHECK-IN, HEADSHOTS, AND COFFEE MEET AND GREET
Location: Plaza Lobby

During this time, you will check-in, receive your welcome packet, and have your professional head shot taken while enjoying coffee with your new cohort.

9:00-9:25 A.M.WELCOME
Location: P01
9:30 A.M.-12:30 P.M.

YOUR COMPLETE GUIDE TO THE FIRST SEMESTER OF NURSING SCHOOL
Location: School of Nursing Classrooms and Simulation Lab

During this session, you will be split into groups for a rotation through your first semester classes, meet your course faculty, and have your blood pressure checked for your N-95 mask.

12:30-1:30 P.M.

LUNCH
Location: School of Nursing School Courtyard

Enjoy a food truck lunch while getting to know fellow students and your academic advisor.

1:30-2:15 P.M.

THE EMORY NURSING EXPERIENCE -  STUDENT PANEL
Location: P01

In this informal panel session, you will have the opportunity to ask current students and faculty members how you can best succeed as an Emory Nursing student.

2:15-2:45 P.M.

STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES
Location: P01

This session will provide an overview of the wide range of student support services provided through the Office of Enrollment and Student Affairs.

2:50-3:20 P.M.

TITLE IX/EMORY RESPECT PROGRAM OVERVIEW
Location: P01

3:20-3:35 p.m.

Orientation Wrap-up
Location: P01

3:40-4:00 P.M.

COKE TOAST
Location: Plaza Lobby

Experience a rich Emory University tradition that harkens back to the school's close ties to The Coca-Cola Company with a Coke Toast.

OPTIONAL ACTIVITY
4:00-5:00 P.M.

SCHOOL OF NURSING AND EMORY UNIVERSITY CAMPUS WALKING TOUR

Take a guided tour of the School of Nursing and the Emory campus. 

King of Pops

12:30 p.m. May 21
School of Nursing Courtyard

Get to know your classmates on the first day of classes while enjoying one of our favorite Atlanta treats - King of Pops! 

*This event is free of charge and no registration is required.

Networking Mixer

4:00-6:00 p.m. May 21
School of Nursing

Meet leaders and get engaged with organizations across Emory University.

RSVP for the Mixer

Ormsby's 

7:00-9:00 p.m. May 22
1170 Howell Mill Rd., Atlanta

Enjoy a relaxed evening with your classmates at this modern speakeasy on Atlanta’s west-side. In addition to a full bar and memorable menu, Ormsby’s also offers a wide range of traditional games.

*Must be 21 to participate

RSVP for Ormsby's

Whole Foods

7:00-9:00 p.m. May 23
2111 Briarcliff Rd NE, Atlanta

Learn from Whole Foods chefs how to make quick, healthy meals in 30 minutes or less in this interactive cooking demonstration.

*This event is free but registration is required.

RSVP for Whole Foods

Sips n' Strokes - Toco Hills

6:30-9:00 p.m. May 24
3019 N Druid Hills Rd NE, Atlanta

Get to know members of your new Emory Nursing family at Sips n Strokes Atlanta! Bring your own refreshments. Students who attend will be have an opportunity to paint an Atlanta cityscape.

*This event is $25 a person.

RSVP for Sips n' Strokes