For More Information

For more information about the Gateway Scholars Program at Brandeis University, contact:

Elizabeth Field
Program Administrator, English Language Programs
(781) 736-3992
efield@brandeis.edu

Gateway Summer 2015 Program Welcome Week Schedule

MONDAY, June 29

9:00 am - 5:00 pm: Check-In and Move-In
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm: Dinner
6:00 pm - 6:15 pm: Gateway Welcome
6:30 pm - 9:45 pm: Shuttles to Target and Best Buy

TUESDAY, June 30

8:00 am - 8:30 am: Breakfast
8:45 am - 9:15 am: Gateway Scholars Program Official Welcome
9:15 am - 11:30 am: Round Robin (Oral Interviews, Ice Breakers, Campus Tours)
11:30 am - 12:00 pm: American Culture
12:00 pm - 12:50 pm: Lunch with Staff
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm: Academic Services Overview
1:30 pm - 5:30 pm: Academic Services Advising Appointments,  
Health Center, Bookstore, Bank Accounts, Cell Phones
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm: Dinner
6:30 pm: Hall Meeting
7:00 pm: Evening Activities

WEDNESDAY, July 1

8:00 am - 9:00 am: Breakfast
9:15 am - 12:00 pm: Diagnostics
12:00 pm - 12:50 pm: Lunch
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm: Binders/English Contract
1:30 pm - 5:30 pm: Academic Services Advising Appointments,  
Health Center, Bookstore, Bank Accounts, Cell Phones
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm: Dinner
6:30 pm - 9:45 pm: Shuttles to Target and Best Buy

THURSDAY, July 2

8:00 am - 8:45 am: Breakfast
9:00 am - 10:00 am: What You Need To Know From the ISSO
10:30 am - 10:30 am: Program Introduction: Managing Expectations
10:30 am - 11:00 am: Diversity
11:00 pm - 12:00 pm: Plagiarism/Academic Integrity
12:00 pm - 1:50 pm: Lunch
2:00 pm - 2:40 pm: Introduction to Brandeis/Free Time
2:50 pm - 3:30 pm: Free Time/Introduction to Brandeis
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm: Dinner

FRIDAY, July 3

8:00 am - 8:45 am: Breakfast
9:00 am - 10:30 am: Community Service at Brandeis
10:30 am - 11.00: Coffee Break
11.00 - 12:00 pm: Rights and Responsibilities (Part 1)
12:00 pm - 1:50 pm: Lunch
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm: Rights and Responsibilities (Part 2)
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm: Dinner

SATURDAY, July 4

10:30 am - 12:00 pm: Lawn Games
12:00 pm – 1:50 pm: Fourth of July BBQ lunch
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm: Watch 4th of July Fireworks on Castle Lookout