Schedule

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OIS 2021 Schedule will be posted in summer.

In the meantime, you can take a look at the virtual OIS 2020 Schedule from last summer.

* All the times are indicated in Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)

Friday, August 7

  • 9 AM to 10 AM: OIS Opening (with Pericles LewisVice President for Global Strategy and Vice Provost for Academic Initiatives, Marvin Chun, Dean of Yale College, Ann Kuhlman, Executive Director of OISS, Keith Light, Director of International Admissions, Ozan Say, Senior Adviser at OISS, OIS CounselorsLive Event - Will be recorded)

  • 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM: Know Your F-1 Status (with Ozan Say, Senior Adviser at OISS; Live Event -Will be recorded; Required for all F-1 students)

  • 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM: Transnational Transitions (with OIS CounselorsLive Event -Will be recorded; For students who are U.S. Citizens or Permanent Residents, and who are on other immigration statuses than F-1)

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Saturday, August 8

  • 8:30 AM to 9 AM: Q & A on Distributional Requirements (with Sarah Insley, Dean of Branford; Live Event - Will be recorded; We recommend that you watch a prerecorded talk on distributional requirements prior to this Q&A. We will share the link for the talk prior to the event)

  • 9:15 AM to 10:30 AM: Bluebooking & Majors (with OIS Counselors & OISS PLs; Live Event - No recordings will be available)

  • 10:45 AM to 11:45 AM: Academic Strategies and Remote Learning (with Karin Gosselink, Associate Director of Undergraduate Writing and Academic Strategies, OISS PLs, and ASP Peer MentorsLive Event - Will be recorded)

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Sunday, August 9

  • 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM: Living the Good Life at Yale (with Alexa Vaghenas, Good Life Center Woodbridge Fellow, Lauren Horner, Student Health Educator, and Radeesha Jayewickreme, President of the Yale Student Mental Health AssociationLive Event - Will be recorded)

  • 10:15 AM to 11:00 AM: Wellness Break Out Sessions (Live Event - No recordings will be available)

  • 1 PM to 2 PM: Virtual "Trip" to Target, Sessions I & II (in Family Groups;  Live Event - No recordings will be available)

  • 2 PM to 3 PM: Virtual "Trip" to Target, Session III & IV (in Family Groups;  Live Event - No recordings will be available)

  • 10:30 PM to 11:30 PM: Virtual "Trip" to Target, Session V (in Family Groups;  Live Event - No recordings will be available)

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Monday, August 10

  • 3 AM to 4 AM: Virtual "Trip" to Target, Session VI (in Family Groups;  Live Event - No recordings will be available)

  • 5 AM to 6 AM: Virtual "Trip" to Target, Session VII (in Family Groups;  Live Event - No recordings will be available)

  • 9 AM to 9:30 AM: Cultural Climate in the U.S. (with Ewurama Okai, JD/PhD Student at Northwestern University; Live Event - Will be recorded)

  • 9:30 AM to 10:15 AM: Cultural Climate Break Out Sessions (Live Event - No recordings will be available)

  • 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM: General Logistics (Banks, Cell Phones, etc.), Sessions III (in Family Groups;  Live Event - No recordings will be available)

  • 2 PM to 3 PM: General Logistics (Banks, Cell Phones, etc.), Sessions I & II (in Family Groups;  Live Event - No recordings will be available)

  • 9:30 PM to 10:30 PM: General Logistics (Banks, Cell Phones, etc.), Sessions IV (in Family Groups;  Live Event - No recordings will be available)

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Tuesday, August 11

  • 3 AM to 4 AM: General Logistics (Banks, Cell Phones, etc.), Sessions VI & VII (in Family Groups;  Live Event - No recordings will be available)

  • 5 AM to 6 AM: General Logistics (Banks, Cell Phones, etc.), Sessions V (in Family Groups;  Live Event - No recordings will be available)

  • 9 AM to 10:30 AM: Social Life Panel (with OIS CounselorsLive event - No recordings will be available)

  • 9 AM to 10:30 AM: OIS Parents' Panel (with Jane Edwards, Dean of International and Professional Experience and Senior Associate Dean in Yale College, and OIS CounselorsLive event - Will be recorded)

  • 11 AM to 11:30 AM:  Meet the ISO (with the International Students' Organization Board, Live event - Will be recorded)

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Wednesday, August 12

  • 9 AM to 10 AM: Financial Literacy (with Stephen Blum, Senior Director of Strategic Initiatives, Yale Alumni Association; Live event - Will be recorded)

  • 10:15 AM to 11:30 AM: Financial Aid at Yale (with Scott Wallace-Juedes, Director of Undergraduate Financial Aid; Live event - Will be recorded; Required for all students on financial aid)

  • 1 PM to 2 PM: Family Dinner (Banks, Cell Phones, etc.), Sessions I & II (in Family Groups;  Live Event - No recordings will be available)

  • 2 PM to 3 PM: Family Dinner (Banks, Cell Phones, etc.), Sessions III (in Family Groups;  Live Event - No recordings will be available)

  • 9:30 PM to 10:30 PM: Family Dinner (Banks, Cell Phones, etc.), Sessions IV & V (in Family Groups;  Live Event - No recordings will be available)

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Thursday, August 13

  • 3 AM to 4 AM: Family Dinner (Banks, Cell Phones, etc.), Sessions VI (in Family Groups;  Live Event - No recordings will be available)

  • 5 AM to 6 AM: Family Dinner (Banks, Cell Phones, etc.), Sessions VII (in Family Groups;  Live Event - No recordings will be available)

  • 9 AM to 11 AM: The Epic OIS Showcase  (with All the International TalentLive event - Will be recorded)

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Friday, August 14

  • 9 AM to 10 AM: OIS Closing Ceremony (Live event - Will be recorded)

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