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Orientation Information for Transfer Students

Monday, September 5, 2016
1 p.m.

Orientation for all transfer students will take place on Monday, September 5 at 1 p.m. in Cleary Auditorium (Kearney Hall). Check in begins at noon.

Join us for an informative afternoon of campus resources and sessions focusing on academic success, campus safety and all the opportunities here at Fisher. Please contact the Office of Campus Life with any questions.

Transfer Orientation Schedule

All events and activities are subject to change.

Monday, September 5, 2016

Transfer Orientation Schedule for Monday




8 a.m. - noon

Residential Transfer Students Move-in

Residence halls



Cleary Auditorium, Kearney Hall

12:15 p.m.

Transfer Student Lunch

Cleary Auditorium, Kearney Hall

1 - 3 p.m.

  • 1 p.m. - Welcome
  • 1:10 p.m. - The Academic Experience
  • 2 p.m. - Safety on Campus
  • 3 p.m. - Dining Options on Campus

Cleary Auditorium, Kearney Hall

3:30 - 5:30 p.m.
  • Computer Class, K-054
  • Discover the Library, Lavery Library
  • Campus Tour, leave from Cleary Auditorium
  • Get Involved, Cleary Auditorium

Various locations

5:30 p.m.

Dinner (meal ticket provided)

Ward-Haffey Dining Hall

6:30 p.m.

Student Event: TBA


7:30 p.m.

Residential Floor Meetings (residential students only)

Residence halls

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Transfer Orientation Schedule for Tuesday




9 a.m. - noon

Department Meetings


12:30 - 1:30 p.m.


Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Athletic Center

1:45 p.m.

Classes Begin

Various locations

Transfer Student Reminders

Residential Students

  • Residence hall check in and roommate information will be sent to your Fisher email.
  • Orientation programs for residential students will begin on Monday, September 5 and a specific schedule will be posted online and sent to you.
  • Questions regarding housing should be directed to the Residential Life at (585) 385-8281 or


  • MySJFC allows for single sign-on for many of Fisher's online services including Blackboard, Gmail, and more.
  • Access MySJFC at

Immunizations, Health Insurance Waiver & Physical

  • For questions about immunizations, health insurance, or your health history form, please contact the Health and Wellness Center at or (585) 385-8280.

Billing and Financial Aid

  • Questions regarding your bill, payments, or payment options may be directed to Student Accounts at (585) 385-8061 or
  • Your current bill is accessible online 24/7 through your Fish 'R' Net account.
  • Questions regarding the status of loans and scholarships/grants should be directed to the Financial Aid Office at (585) 385-8042 or

I.D. Card and Parking

  • Your I.D. card and parking permit will be available at Safety and Security located in Haffey Hall.
  • All vehicles using College parking facilities must be registered with Safety and Security.
  • Parking permits are available on the Safety and Security website.

Meal Plans

  • Questions regarding meal plans, dining locations, and hours of operation may be found on the Dining Services web page.


  • It's easy to view the textbooks required for each of your courses and order them right online. Follow the instructions on the Ordering Textbooks Online page and your books will be waiting for you at Orientation!

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