Public Health Schedule
All schedules are subject to change.
Orientation for incoming MPH students is mandatory and scheduled for Friday, August 23 and Monday, August 26 at EVMS. View the MPH Orientation Schedule.
Highlights of the OPTIONAL August 9-12 Orientation include:
Friday, August 9
MPH student check-in
Obtain EVMS badge (bring government issued photo ID); pick up parking pass and t-shirt. Note: EVMS badges may also be obtained on Friday, August 23.
Orientation Sessions (these sessions are not offered on August 23 and 26)
- About Hampton Roads
- Personal Finances
- Conflict Resolution
- Stress Management
Walking Tours of EVMS Campus
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Ice Cream Social on TowneBank Lawn in front of Lester Hall. MPH students are encouraged to attend and must RSVP attendance at: www.evms.edu/icecream.
Saturday, August 10
EVMS Community Impact Day. MPH students are encouraged to attend and must RSVP attendance at: www.evms.edu/impact.
Check-in (pick up name tags, team assignments, t-shirts and breakfast bags) at Jones Institute Atrium in Lewis Hall
President’s welcome & community service overview sessions in McCombs Auditorium
Board buses for P.B. Young Elementary School in Norfolk, VA
Check-in at P.B. Young Elementary School
Community Impact Team Projects (link to page with full description)
Board buses to return to Campus at Smith-Rogers Hall
T-Shirts will be worn for EVMS Community Impact Day, along with khakis, jeans or shorts. T-shirts sizes should be ordered on VZ pre-Orientation.
T-shirts can be picked up on Friday, August 9 or Saturday, August 10 upon check-in at 8:00 a.m. in Jones Institute Atrium.
12:30 - 2:30 p.m.
President’s Picnic on EVMS’ Smith Rogers Hall Lawn. Up to 3 guests may accompany you. MPH students are encouraged to attend and must RSVP attendance at: www.evms.edu/prespicnic.
Monday, August 12
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Various optional sessions in McCombs Auditorium and Lewis Hall.
Note: some of these sessions will be repeated on August 23 and 26 in your mandatory MPH program Orientation. If you attend one of these sessions on the 10th you will still be required to attend the same session again on the 23rd or 26th.
To view the full optional Orientation schedule for Friday, August 9-Monday, August 12, please click here.