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Welcome to the College of Education and Human Development

freshmen and transfer college 101 sessions
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RHT Advising

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Transcript of Welcome to the College of Education and Human Development

Academic Advising 101
Important Policies & Resources
Remember policies at GMU/CEHD are going to be different than where you were before (high school/community college/other 4-year institution)
Degree Overview
The Basics
New Student Orientation Spring 2015
College of Education & Human Development (CEHD)
College 101
CEHD Programs
Education
School of
Recreation, Health, and Tourism
BA Human
Development
& Family Science
BS Athletic
Training
BS Health,
Fitness, &
Recreation
Resources
BSED
Physical
Education
BS Tourism
& Events
Mgmt

Let's learn who is in the room!
What is your name?
Where are you from?
What do you plan to study while you are here?
Great Expectations
What is going to be different between GMU and your previous institution?
study/prep time per class
work, clubs, activities/ time commitments outside of class
know and reflect upon your strengths
what to do when you struggle?
office hours, talk to your faculty, TA
learning assistance services
talk to your advisor
Be proactive!!
Belonging to a Distributed University
Fairfax Campus
Prince William Campus
Mason
Online
Loudoun Campus
opened in 1997
home to ~4,000 students
Freedom Fitness and Aquatics Center
The Edge
new, modern classrooms
smart boards, technology classrooms
Getting between Fairfax and PW is Easy!
shuttle runs every 30 minutes
wireless on the shuttle!
Manassas, VA
Patriot Web
register for classes
waitlists
patriotweb.gmu.edu
apply for financial aid
unofficial transcript
view holds
access grades
and more!
Degree Works
Full-time v. part-time
Minimum GPA requirements
Academic Probation/Dismissal
FERPA (more on this later)
Don't worry if you cannot remember
all of this now. We have a website!
GMU Catalog
catalog.gmu.edu
Mason
Core
Major
Electives
120 credits
in-detail overview
during advising session
lots of options on using elective credits; different for each major
events
hospitality
tourism
parks & outdoor recreation
therapeutic recreation
sport management
Who Is My Advisor?
Advising today vs. Advising in the Future
It is your responsibility to get in touch with your advisor via phone or email to set up an appointment.
RHT Advising
Melissa Busillo, MA
Amanda Caswell, PhD
Linda Krout, MA
Brenda Wiggins, PhD
mbusillo@gmu.edu
Kinesiology
Sport Management
Tourism & Events Management
703-993-5200
aalleni@gmu.edu
703-993-9914
Athletic Training
lkrout@gmu.edu
703-993-2096
Physical Education
bwiggins@gmu.edu
703-993-2068
Parks & Outdoor
Recreation,
Therapeutic
Recreation
CEHD
Advising
Degree Works
Mason's degree auditing tool
Easy to read way to track your progress toward completing your degree
Should not replace in-person
advising appointments!
Many More Topics Related to Advising will be covered in the 2:30 presentation!
An important note on:

Math placement exam


language placement exam
&
Market Yourself
PALWS
Know & Utilize Your Resources
Focus on Experiential Learning
transitioning to a new campus with new policies
and procedures to learn
Physical Activity for Lifetime Wellness
All programs
contain
at least 1
fieldwork
course to give
students hands-on,
real world
experience
Start a relationship with Career Services
sooner rather than later
Already begin to think of ways to set yourself apart!
health promotion
kinesiology
park, recreation, and leisure studies
sport and computer game design
sport management
coaching
tourism and events management
sport and american culture
sport communication
...and many more!
certificate:
outdoor recreation and
experiential leadership
Consider clubs/student organizations
you'd like to become involved in
Make the most of your time at Mason,
it will go by quickly!
Arlington Campus
living on campus and being part of a community
SAP & Financial Aid
45 upper-level credits required
Teacher Preparation
Bachelor's level
licensure programs
Bachelors and
Accelerated Masters
Programs (BAMs)
Future teachers can gain instructional experience through substitute teaching, working as an Instructional Assistant, or through summer school employment opportunities.


Bethany Letiecq, PhD
bletiecq@gmu.edu
703-993-5076
Human Development
& Family Science
Catriona Wardlaw, MA
cwardlaw@gmu.edu
703-993-3539
Teacher Education
Stephanie Zeher
szeher@gmu.edu
703-993-5685
Student Outreach and
Advising Coordinator
http://cehd.gmu.edu/new-undergraduate-resources
view/verify semester schedule
You've Got Mail
It is your responsibility to monitor your GMU email account regularly
Official communication with
students from the university
RHT Minors
HDFS Students
might consider. . .
early childhood education
psychology
sociology
women &
gender studies
social
work
CEHD Minors
applied behavioral analysis
early childhood education
education studies
mild disabilities
secondary education
severe disabilities
human development and family science
visual impairment
& blindness
Consider
a MINOR

or

certificate!
in other GMU departments/schools
assistive technology
BS
Kinesiology
Leah Blue, MA
lblue@gmu.edu
703-993-5261
Kinesiology
Sport Management
Tourism & Events Management
Sara Montiel, MS
smontiel@gmu.edu
703-993-2078
Sport Management
Technology at Mason
Find Kinesiology and Tourism and Events Management on Facebook too!
Student Success Roadmap
Questions??
Important Recurring Tasks for Mason Students
Register for classes

add/drop classes
Review mid-semester grades
Selective withdrawal period
Early alert survey
Apply for financial aid (FASFA)
Pay tuition and fees
Apply for on-campus
housing
Full transcript