Master's Student Orientation

To begin your academic journey and to help you acclimate to graduate level coursework, you are strongly encouraged to attend the Master's Student Orientation that is held at the beginning of each semester. The Master's Student Orientation is your chance to network with faculty and fellow classmates. It will also assist you in becoming familiar with university systems, policies and procedures as well as campus resources designed to help you have a successful academic experience.

Representatives from Administrative and Organization Studies; Kinesiology, Health and Sport Studies; Teacher Education; and Theoretical and Behavioral Foundations will be available. Students will have an opportunity to meet with faculty, develop a Plan of Work and review graduate policies, procedures and scholarship information.

Orientation Date for Students Starting Winter 2018 Semester

  • Thursday, December 7, 2017
    • Registration opens at 4:30 p.m. (Sign-in: First floor lobby in front of the elevators)
    • Program starts at 5:00 p.m.
  • Online Registration

Get Your WSU One Card

Prior to the orientation, students are encourged to visit the One Card Office to obtain a WSU One Card. The One Card Office is open from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. 

Parking Instructions

Guest parking is available in Parking Structure # 2 (entrance on Anthony Wayne Drive) or Parking Structure # 5 (entrance on Anthony Wayne Drive at Kriby). The cost of parking is $7.75. You may pay with credit/bank debit card (Visa, Master Card or Discover) without a One Card. It is important to note that cash is not accepted. Additional information for Parking and/or fees.

Campus Map

The WSU campus map provides locations for campus buildings and/or parking structures.

Additional Information

Contact Dr. Mary Waker, email: or (313) 577-8552.


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