Orientation

Orientation Information

AMSN Orientation

Orientation will provide a strong foundation for your new journey as a nursing student, and will help you prepare for your first semester of nursing school. Orientation is mandatory for all new AMSN students.

Check back soon for additional details on orientation week. For other questions relating to orientation, please contact nursingquestions@emory.edu.

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AMSN Orientation - May 17, 2019

8:00-9:00 A.M.

CHECK-IN, HEADSHOTS, AND COFFEE MEET AND GREET
Location: Plaza Lobby

During this time, you will check-in, receive your welcome packet, and have your professional head shot taken while enjoying coffee and a light breakfast with your new cohort.

9:00-9:20 A.M.

WELCOME
Location: P01

9:20 A.M.-12:30 P.M.

YOUR COMPLETE GUIDE TO THE FIRST SEMESTER OF NURSING SCHOOL
Location: School of Nursing Classrooms and Simulation Lab 

During this session, you will be split into groups for a rotation through your first semester classes and meet your course faculty.

12:30-1:30 P.M.

LUNCH
Location: School of Nursing School Courtyard

Enjoy lunch while getting to know fellow students.

1:30-2:30 P.M.

THE EMORY NURSING EXPERIENCE -  STUDENT PANEL
Location: P01 

In this informal panel session, you will have the opportunity to ask current students and faculty members how you can best succeed as an Emory Nursing student.

2:30-3:00 P.M.

ATI Overview
Location: P01

This session will provide an overview of ATI software which is used throughout the program to prepare you for the NCLEX Exam.

3:00-3:15 P.M.

ORIENTATION WRAP-UP
Location: P01

3:15-3:30 p.m.

TRADITIONAL COKE TOAST
Location: Plaza Lobby

Experience a rich Emory University tradition that harkens back to the school's close ties to The Coca-Cola Company with a Coke Toast.

OPTIONAL ACTIVITY

3:30-4:00 P.M.

SCHOOL OF NURSING AND EMORY UNIVERSITY CAMPUS WALKING TOUR

Take a guided tour of the School of Nursing and the Emory campus.