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ECE Graduate Student Advising


The ECE Graduate Studies Office will hold three advising sessions to review degree requirements and answer any questions you may have about the graduate program. You must attend one session.

Date: August 19, 2014 Date: August 27, 2014 Date: September 5, 2014
Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm Time: 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Location: AV Williams 2460 Location: AV Williams 2460 Location: TBA


Payroll and Benefits Orientation


The Payroll Office of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering will conduct three orientation sessions to provide forms and information needed to complete your appointment. All new Teaching Assistants, Research Assistants, and Fellows must attend one session. International students should bring their passports and I-20s, and US citizens and permanent residents should bring their driver's licenses. If possible, all students should bring their bank account information to set-up direct deposit. To view descriptions of health benefit plans and insurance premiums for each plan prior to the payroll orientation, visit the University Human Resources website.

Date: August 12, 2014 Date: August 19, 2014 Date: August 27, 2014
Time: 10:00am - 11:00am Time: 10:00am - 11:00am Time: 10:00am - 11:00am
Location: AV Williams 2460 Location: AV Williams 2460 Location: AV Williams 2460


ECE TA Orientations


This orientation will prepare you for your first semester as a Teaching Assistant. All students who will be serving as a TA in the Fall, including Fellows, are required to attend.

Date: August 26, 2014
Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm
Location: AV Williams 2460

Additionally, all international students serving as Teaching Assistants in the fall are required to take the International Teaching Assistant Evaluation given by the Maryland English Institute (MEI). To help prepare you for this evaluation, ECE will be holding the following prepatory session.

Date: August 18, 2014
Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: AV Williams 2460


Center for Teaching Excellence (CTE) Orientation


All students who will be serving as a TA for the first time in the fall, including Fellows, are required to attend this University-wide orientation for Teaching Assistants. Visit the CTE website to register for this event.

Date: August 29, 2014
Time: 8:30am - 3:30pm
Location: TBA