KCU-Kansas City Biomedical Sciences Orientation

Tuesday, July 26 - Friday, July 29

July 22, 2022

Biosciences students,

Your orientation to KCU is almost here! A copy of the schedule is available on the KCU website. Please read below to prepare for next week’s activities.

Before You Arrive

  • Once you complete your Workday onboarding tasks, you should be able to access a Canvas course called COB Orientation – Fall 2022. If you are unable to access it, please email cmccomb@kansascity.edu for assistance.
  • Within the Canvas course, you will find a resource list called “Getting to Know KC.” It includes a number of local restaurants and attractions you might wish to explore. Some have offered special discounts this Sunday, July 24 and Monday, July 25.
  • Also in the course are several modules with content related to your Orientation activities, as well as campus involvement, health insurance, institutional policies, and resources to help you success. Please review the information that is posted to ensure you are up to speed when you join us on campus.

Tuesday, July 26
For your first official day on campus, please arrive promptly for check-in between 9:00 and 9:30 a.m. If you are not in your seat for program remarks by 9:30, you risk losing your seat in the class.

Attire
Business casual attire is recommended throughout Orientation unless otherwise specified. Scheduled activities on Tuesday, July 12 will include walking, so please consider comfortable shoes. Your student ID photo will be taken. 
 
What to Bring
Please bring a government-issued photo ID and ensure you have the necessary information to complete your parking pass form. You may also wish to bring a pen and notebook. 
 
Parking and Directions
Strickland Education Pavilion is located off Highland Avenue. Student parking is available in Lots A, E, and G, as well as atop the CMEI parking garage. See the parking map for more detail. Please be sure to allow yourself time to park, walk to the building, and pick up your packet prior to your assigned arrival time.
   

We look forward to seeing you on Tuesday!

Sincerely,
KCU Student Affairs

Pining Ceremony

KCU's College of Biosciences holds a Convocation and Pinning Ceremony to recognize the incoming biomedical sciences and psychology classes.

Questions?

Watching 2017 Pinning Ceremony.

Pining Ceremony

KCU's College of Biosciences holds a Convocation and Pinning Ceremony to recognize the incoming biomedical sciences and psychology classes.

Questions?

Watching 2017 Pinning Ceremony.

Community Service Day

The experience of serving the community in the area surrounding KCU’s campus alongside your new classmates, faculty and staff promises to be extremely rewarding. Casual and breathable clothing that can get dirty is recommended, as well as closed-toe shoes. A T-shirt will be provided to you.

Questions?

Community Service Day

The experience of serving the community in the area surrounding KCU’s campus alongside your new classmates, faculty and staff promises to be extremely rewarding. Casual and breathable clothing that can get dirty is recommended, as well as closed-toe shoes. A T-shirt will be provided to you.

Questions?