EXTENDED STUDENT ORIENTATION
THURSDAY, AUGUST 26, 2021

SCHEDULE AND REGISTRATION

CAYUGA SCHOOLS
10:00 am – 10:50 am
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Meet faculty and participate in this engaging welcome to Cayuga. Start your semester off right with a question-and-answer session that will help you learn what to expect, how you can succeed in your degree program, and how you can get involved at Cayuga.

SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES AND EDUCATION / SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
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Learn how Cayuga’s School of Business and School of Social Sciences and Education is dedicated to providing quality instruction, personal attention, and relevant learning experiences for all students who wish to gain the confidence and skills they need to start their career.

SCHOOL OF HEALTH SCIENCES
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Learn more about Cayuga’s School of Health Sciences and how you’ll begin to concentrate your studies in a specific area and shape your education to increase depth and breadth of study.

SCHOOL OF MEDIA AND THE ARTS (SOMA)
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Learn more about Cayuga’s School of Media and the Arts and how we provided exceptional opportunities for students who are ready to explore, create, perform, and communicate.

SCHOOL OF SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING AND MATHEMATICS (STEM)
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Learn more about Cayuga’s School of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics provides an experiential approach to learning that promotes creative problem solving and is based on learning through inquiry. With small classes and hands-on labs, students and faculty explore how things work and study innovative ways to make them work better.

BREAKOUT SESSION 1
11:00 am – 11:50 am
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VETERANS SERVICES
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Participate in this engaging information session detailing the services available at Cayuga to assist our veterans and their families.

NAVIGATING ONLINE
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Learn how to access Cayuga’s online courses and other campus programs, and the services that are available to help you succeed. This session is recommended for students enrolled in online classes or who plan to take an online class at Cayuga.

NON-TRADITIONAL STUDENTS
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Returning to the classroom after time away can be a challenge, but Cayuga is committed to supporting our non-traditional students and fostering their success. This session outlines available services at Cayuga for students who are returning to the classroom after at least one year away from an educational environment.

CLUBS AND ORGANIZATIONS
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Student clubs and organizations are key factors in students’ succeeding at Cayuga and in forming life-long ties with classmates. There are more than 25 clubs and organizations for students at Cayuga, and this session will highlight the opportunities and experiences they offer our students.

12:00 pm – 12:50 pm
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PARENTS, FAMILY, AND FRIENDS
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Our Parents, Family, and Friends (PFF) session will discuss the rights and support parents, family, and friends have available to them to assist our students’ success in and out of the classroom. This is a great session that emphasizes the roles of support networks in students’ growth and success.

NURSING INFORMATION SESSION
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Cayuga has one of the top Nursing programs in New York. This session will discuss:

  • Nursing A.A.S. degree
    • Graduate eligible to take NCLEX-RN exam
  • NCLEX-RN pass rates exceed NYS and U.S. rates
  • ACEN National Accreditation
  • Two campuses
    • Auburn – Traditional: day classes/day and evening clinical
    • Fulton – Evening/Weekend (Nursing classes only)
  • Admissions
    • Auburn and Fulton – every fall semester
  • Dual Admission with Upstate B.S.N. program

BREAKOUT SESSION 2
1:00 pm – 1:50 pm
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Sessions will include a question-and-answer discussion on college offices and services available to Cayuga students to assure your continued success as a student.

FINANCIAL AID
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Our Student Financial Services Office is committed to helping our students and their families understand and access available financial aid. Participate in this question-and-answer session dedicated to learning the financial resources and services available to Cayuga students.

CENTER FOR ACADEMIC SUCCESS (CAS)
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The Center for Academic Success is home to Cayuga’s academic support services for our students. The CAS professionals specialize in supporting students in writing, reading, and mathematics, and tutors are available to sharpen the skills necessary for college success. Join this session to discover all the ways the CAS helps students excel in the classroom.

CENTERS FOR STUDENT ENGAGEMENT AND ACADEMIC ADVISEMENT
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The Centers for Student Engagement and Academic Advisement is home to some of the most essential services that support our students during their time at Cayuga and as they prepare for their next educational or career step. Their services include:

  • Counseling and Advisement Services
  • Career Services
  • Transfer Services
  • Sexual Assault & Violence Response
  • Clubs and Organizations
  • Student Code of Conduct