Graduate Students

2016 Graduate Student Orientations

Attending an orientation is mandatory for some programs, as listed below.  All admitted students are encouraged to attend orientation as those who have attended in the previous years have given positive feedback about their experience.

All students are highly encouraged to attend the Graduate Orientation and Welcome event to take advantage of the workshops, the resource fair, ID and Parking services, and social events.

Graduate Orientations for Students Starting in Summer and Fall 2016 Terms

The Office of Graduate Admissions is hosting one remaining Graduate Orientation and Welcome this year on August 27, 2016.

August 27, 2016 Agenda

Programs with mandatory orientations offered on August 27th:

  • Forensic and Legal Psychology
  • Counseling Masters programs in Clinical Mental Health and Pastoral
  • M.Ed.
  • All School of Business programs:
    • Cybersecurity
    • Health Care Management
    • Human Resource Management
    • Information Technology
    • Leadership and Management
    • M.B.A.

Not mandatory but program orientations will be held on August 27:

  • Health Education and Promotion
  • Interior Design
  • Nursing programs

Mandatory program orientations held other days:

Departments will communicate  with students directly regarding the details about the program orientations below.  These students are still highly encouraged to attend one of the Graduate Orientation and Welcome events to take advantage of the workshops, the resource fair, and social events.

  • Physical Therapy - August 25, 2016

We look forward to seeing you soon!


Jennifer L. Webb
Senior Associate Director for Graduate Enrollment and New Student Services

Office of Student Leadership, Transitions, and Engagement

Marymount University
2807 N. Glebe Road
Arlington, VA 22207