First Year Start of Session
Monday 1st October 2018
Unless otherwise indicated below all events will be in Skempton Building, Room 164
11:00-11:30 Provost's Welcome (Great Hall)
11:30-12:00 Department Registration
12:00-13:00 Department Welcome/Briefing: Head of Department Professor Paul Robinson; Senior Tutor Dr Sylvain Laizet;
Director of Undergraduate Studies (DUGS) Dr Errikos Levis,
Director of Undergraduate and Postgraduate Teaching Professor Denis Doorly.
14:00-14:45 Computing Briefing: Dr Omar Bacarreza Nogales/ICT Representative.
14:45-15:30 Health and Safety/Security Briefings: Dr Nigel MacCarthy/Security Representative.
15:30-16:15 Imperial College Union Talk
16:15-17:00 Department Student Rep and Aerosoc Student Talks
17:00-19:00 'Mums and Dads' Briefing (SKEM 164) followed by a social event in City and Guilds Building Room 309 with later years students.
(This event is organised by our Department Student Rep and Aerosoc, our student society).
For some of the sessions on the days below students are split into four groups and you can find your group number here the week before term starts (same group for events on Tuesday and Wednesday). Please ensure you make a note of your group number and turn up promptly for scheduled events as late students will not be accepted. Students are NOT permitted to join other groups so please do not join nor request.
Tuesday 2nd October 2018
09:00-10:00 Royal Aeronautical Society Presentation/Briefing (City and Guilds Building Room 300)
Laboratory/Boiler Suits Fitting (City and Guilds Building Room 309)
10:00 Group 1
10:30 Group 2
11:00 Group 3
11:30 Group 4
IPAD Collection (UG Office, City and Guilds Building Room 310)
10:30 Group 1
11:00 Group 2
11:30 Group 3
12:00 Group 4
11:00-16:00 Freshers' Fair (various venues across campus)
Wednesday 3rd October 2018
Library Briefing (Central Library Training Room 1, go to Central Library Reception)
09:00 Group 1
09:45 Group 2
10:30 Group 3
11:15 Group 4
From 13:00 Sports Trials College's Sports Grounds and Ethos Sports Centre (full information at various stands at Freshers' Fair).
Thursday 4th October 2018
10:00-12:00 Maths Test (SKEM 164)
***Information on the Maths Test will be emailed to students mid-September, no information available prior to this***
14:00-15:00 Blackboard Learn Induction (SKEM 164)
Friday 5th October 2018
10:00-14:00 Scavenger Hunt (Starting from CAGB 309)
Monday 8th October 2018
Teaching Starts, meet your Personal Tutor.
Tuesday 9th October 2018
16:00-17:00 Imperial Horizons Introduction Session (RSM G05, Royal School of Mines).
Friday 12th October 2018
12:00-14:00 Welcome Event with Staff (CAGB 309).
16:00-17:00 Imperial Horizons Introduction Session (S303A, Centre for Languages, Culture and Communication, Sherfield Building Level 3).