New Student Orientation


Fall 2020 New Student Orientation - A Virtual Canvas & Zoom Experience

Wednesday, August 19, 2020 - 8:00 a.m. to 12:55 p.m. 

This year, students across UNMC campuses can participate in a virtual orientation event, regardless of location!


Everything starts at 7:50 in Canvas: 

Once you get into Canvas, everything you need will be waiting for you. 

Orienation Schedule

Pre-Event Entertainment 7:50am – 8:00am
Welcomes from Chancellor Gold and Other UNMC Leaders 8:00am – 8:20am
Ice Breaker 1: Get to Know Each Other 8:20am – 8:55am
Welcome from Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity & Survey 1 8:55am – 9:05am
Ice Breaker 2: Get to Know UNMC and Nebraska & Survey 2 9:05am – 10:00am
Break 10:00am – 10:10am
Wellness and Success & Survey 3 10:10am – 11:05am
Transition Entertainment & Break 11:05am – 11:15am
Organization Fair Keynote Session 11:15am – 11:50am
Organization Fair Thematic Session 11:50am – 12:25pm
Organization Fair College-of-Medicine-Specific Session 12:25pm – 12:55pm




What to Expect: