If you are attending UC Berkeley as a new graduate student this fall, welcome to campus! Berkeley offers many health, wellness, transportation, housing, academic and professional resources, but navigating them for the first time can feel overwhelming. To orient new students to the abundance of services provided by the university and campus partners, the Graduate Division hosts an all-day orientation with workshops, speakers and general information of relevance to UC Berkeley graduate students. Join fellow students and graduate staff at this optional New Graduate Student Orientation on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. RSVP online in advance. NGSO is a paperless event, so download The GradBook to get access to the NGSO schedule, handouts, and graduate events year-round. New Graduate Student Orientation Tuesday, August 27, 2019 8:30 a.m. Check-In • 9:00 a.m. Program begins Dwinelle Hall SVSH Prevention Training sessions will be offered, along with other workshops. Register online in advance. More details will be posted on our orientation website in August. GradFest 3:30 – 5:30 pm Off-Campus Happy Hour to Follow Visit our orientation webpage for current workshops, trainings, handouts, and details about NGSO and GradFest.