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Santa Monica College|Enrollment Development|Admissions|VIP Welcome Day|VIP Welcome Day Workshop Schedule: August 28, 2015

VIP Welcome Day Workshop Schedule: August 28, 2015

Enjoy helpful workshops and panels on navigating the college life academically, financially, personally and professionally. 

There are two sessions of workshops and panels. One at 10 am and another at 11 am.

10 am Workshops/Panels

Workshops & Panels

Location

Finding Your Place: How to Get Involved in CAMPUS LIFE

Representatives will highlight the benefits of each program and how to get connected.

SCI 151

Show Me the Money $$

Learn the Financial Aid process, how to get money for college and avoid the “Credit Card Trap.” 

SCI 140

Decoding the Transfer Process

Discover strategies for transferring to a UC, Cal State, and other universities.

TH ARTS

Main Stage

Faculty Tips: Unleash the Secret of How to Get an “A” in Your Classes.

Professors discuss fail-proof strategies for achieving optimum learning and high grades.

HSS 165

How to Get Involved in STUDENT LIFE.

Student leaders discuss the advantages and opportunities of participating in student government and clubs!

SCI 145

Roadmap to Choosing Your Major

“How in the world do I figure this out?” 

HSS 263

Parents & Significant Others Orientation  

Understanding your role in the life of your college student.

SCI 157

¡Orientación!

(Nota Especial: la duración de esta sesión es de dos horas)

Participación del los padres, familia y amigos en la vida del estudiante universitario

HSS 104

¡Orientación!

(Nota Especial: la duración de esta sesión es de dos horas)

Participación del los padres, familia y amigos en la vida del estudiante universitario

HSS 105

Manage Your Time, Don’t Let Time Manage You!

Conquer the techniques for improving time management and reducing stress.

SCI 153

“Get Your Education Right”

An overview of the Black Collegians Program which is designed to promote academic and transfer success specifically for black students.

TH ARTS

Studio Stage

“College 101: How to Survive Your First Year”

The first year of college is a new and exciting adventure; this workshop will provide you with tips to help you successfully navigate your transition to college life.

Art 214

Students to Students

Students share lessons learned on balancing classes, work and fun; communicating with your instructors; and seeking help when you need it! 

HSS 103

TRiO Student Support Services

Learn about a federally funded program designed to help first generation, low income students transfer to a four year college or university to earn a bachelor’s degree. Eligible students receive a wide range of support services and assistance in the transitional process to a four year institution.

SCI 159

Campus Tour

English only tour available. Gira en Español disponible a las 11 horas. 

LIBRARY


11 am Workshops/Panels

Workshops & Panels

 Location 

Finding Your Place: How to Get Involved in CAMPUS LIFE.

Representatives will highlight the benefits of each program and how to get connected.

SCI 151

Show Me the Money $$

Learn the Financial Aid process, how to get money for college and avoid the “Credit Card Trap.”

SCI 140

¿Dinero?

Aprenda el proceso para aplicar y recibir ayuda financiera para asistir a la universidad y al miso tiempo evitar costosas trampas del uso de crédito

SCI 145

Decoding the Transfer Process

Discover strategies for transferring to a UC, Cal State and other universities.

TH  ARTS

Main Stage

Faculty Tips: Unleash the Secret of How to Get an “A” in Your Classes

Professors discuss fail-proof strategies for achieving optimum learning and high grades.

HSS 165

Roadmap to Choosing Your Major

“How in the world do I figure this out?” 

HSS 263

Learn While You Intern!

Gain knowledge of practical training and check-out hundreds of internship opportunities.

HSS 156

Students to Students

Students share lessons learned on balancing classes, work and fun; communicating with your instructors; and seeking help when you need it!

HSS 103

Manage Your Time, Don’t Let Time Manage You!

Conquer the techniques for improving time management and reducing stress. 

SCI 153

“Get Your Education Right”

An overview of the Black Collegians Program, which is designed to promote academic and transfer success specifically for black students.

TH ARTS

Studio Stage

“Foster Youth Success At Santa Monica College”

This workshop will review resources and services available at SMC to assist foster youth, and former foster youth, to achieve their educational goals. Information on how to join the Guardian Scholars Program will also be discussed.

SCI 159

Adelante Hombres Program Orientation

Latino Center counselors discuss the Adelante Program, including program benefits and requirements. This workshop is designed specifically for Latino males who are first generation college students. 

SCI 157

Campus Tours

English tour available. Gira en Español disponible. ​

LIBRARY

Out-of-State Orientation

Learn how to establish California residency, find suitable housing and receive general information on campus safety.

Main Stage

Starts at 1 pm

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