The Ohio State University at Mansfield


View the Orientation Agenda

iPad eligible students must attend an all day orientation program in its entirety.
Registration is required! Walk-ins will not be accommodated.

Parent/guardian attendance is not required and those who choose to attend will have free time in the afternoon to explore the Mansfield community.

Students (if required, see To Do List)

Time: 8:30 a.m.
Foreign Language Placement Testing (Spanish, French, & German)
Audience: Students (if required, see To Do List)
Location: 120a Conard Hall - Bromfield Library & Information Commons


Students/Parents/Guardians/Guests

Time: 9 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
*Check-In, Resource Tables & iPad Pre-Check
Audience: Students/Parents/Guardians/Guests
Location: The Marketplace at Eisenhower Memorial Center

*donuts, orange juice, water, & coffee available during check-in


Time: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Morning Program - Welcome, Security, Student Support, Faculty, Financial Aid, Career Resources, Internships, Academic Advising
Audience: Students/Parents/Guardians/Guests
Location: The Marketplace at Eisenhower Memorial Center


Time: 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
**Lunch
Audience: Students/Parents/Guardians/Guests
Location: The Marketplace at Eisenhower Memorial Center

**If you or your guests have dietary restrictions, contact the Orientation & Placement Testing Office after registering for an orientation program.


Students

Time: 12:15 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Scheduling, iPad Deployment Workshop, Hot Topics & BuckID
Audience: Students Only
Location: Various Locations

Parents/Guardians/Guests

Time: 12:15 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.
Parent/Guardian Presentation/Resource Hour by Dr. Donna Hight, Assistant Dean of Student Life & Student Success
Audience: Parents/Guardians/Guests Only
Location: The Marketplace at Eisenhower Memorial Center


Students/Parents/Guardians/Guests

Time: 4:15 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Closing Ceremony
Audience: Students
Location: 151 Riedl Hall - Conard Performance Hall


IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT RELEASE OF STUDENT INFORMATION

Family Education Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA)

The Family Education Rights and Privacy Act of 1974, as amended, sets forth requirements designed to protect the privacy of student records. Student records are confidential. The only information about a student that may be released without student permission is: name; address; telephone number; major; participant in officially recognized sports and activities; weight and heights of athletic team members; dates of attendance; degrees and awards received; most recent educational agency or institution attended. Students not wishing this information release should contact an academic advisor. Information concerning grades may be released to a parent of a dependent student if a signed release is on file.