Welcome New Students!

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We are happy and excited to have you all start the 2020-2021 academic year with the Jacobs School of Engineering! Leading to the first day of school, there are a number of virtual events and programs available to prepare you for your first year in college. Below are some engineering specific events that we highly encourage you to participate in.

 

To view all the campus-wide events that are happening, please visit twow.ucsd.edu

 

Make sure that you note the time of your Department Orientation. 

 

Event When Zoom Link

Orientation Session

For Chemical Engineering and NanoEngineering majors. 

Program-specific information and details of what you can expect in the majors of Chemical Engineering and NanoEngineering. 

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Passcode: Check your email from the NanoEngineering
Department or contact an advisor through the VAC.

Event When Zoom Link

Orientation Session

For Aerospace Engineering, Environmental Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering majors.

During this Orientation, you will learn about the different opportunities in the department as well as the path you need to follow in order to achieve your academic goals. 

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM https://ucsd.zoom.us/u/abX7obONUQ
Webinar ID: 942 4728 3499
Passcode: Check your email from the MAE Department.
Event When Zoom Link

IDEA Engineering Student Center Welcome and Overview

For all Engineering majors.

We look forward to welcoming new engineering students to the IDEA Engineering Student Center! Attend these webinars to learn about the student programs and services we offer to support your success in engineering. Connect with current students and ask questions on transitioning successfully to college!

NOTE: All participants will be entered into a raffle to win a gift card.

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

https://ucsd.zoom.us/j/95131827395

Diversity Engineering Organizations Joint GBM

For all Engineering majors.

Join NSBE, SHPE, SWE, SASE, oSTEM, and WiC for their first event of the year! There will be an introduction to each of the diversity engineering organizations and their upcoming events.

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Check your email for Zoom link.
Event When Zoom Link

Orientation Session

For Computer Engineering (ECE), Electrical Engineering, Engineering Physics, and Electrical Engineering & Society majors.

Join us for ECE's Virtual Orientation! We'll have a panel of staff, current students, and alumni to answer questions and share about their experiences at ECE. Before our session, please view our Orientation Playlist on ECE's YouTube Channel, and submit any questions you'd like us to answer live via this Google Form. "See" you there! 

11:00 AM

More info on ECE's Orientation Website

Orientation Session

For Bioengineering, Bioengineering: Biotechnology, Bioengineering: Bioinformatics, and Bioengineering: BioSystems majors.

Mandatory undergraduate orientation for Bioengineering majors only. Will review curricular requirements as well as campus and departmental resources available for incoming students.

1:00 PM https://ucsd.zoom.us/j/93041061978

IDEA Engineering Student Center Welcome and Overview

For all Engineering majors.

We look forward to welcoming new engineering students to the IDEA Engineering Student Center! Attend these webinars to learn about the student programs and services we offer to support your success in engineering. Connect with current students and ask questions on transitioning successfully to college!

NOTE: All participants will be entered into a raffle to win a gift card.

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM https://ucsd.zoom.us/j/95131827395

Meet & Greet and Q&A Session

For Structural Engineering majors.

SE Orientation via Canvas to be completed the week of 9/21.

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Check your email for Zoom link.

Convocation 

For all new students.

4:00 PM Check your email for event information.
Event When Zoom Link

Student Services & Academic Support Fair

Join this virtual event on Wednesday, September 30th & discover the many academic, recreational and student centered departments available at UC San Diego! Pop in anytime between 12pm-3pm to meet with UC San Diego staff & faculty and visit their virtual booths to learn more about how to get connected and involved. Go Tritons.

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM  

Orientation Panel

For Computer Science, Computer Engineering (CSE), and Computer Science: Bioinformatics majors. 

In addition to this live panel, admitted Fall 2020 CSE majors are required to complete the CSE Orientation modules via Canvas by Friday, October 9th.

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM https://ucsd.zoom.us/s/94575456351 

IDEA Engineering Student Center Welcome and Overview

For all Engineering majors.

We look forward to welcoming new engineering students to the IDEA Engineering Student Center! Attend these webinars to learn about the student programs and services we offer to support your success in engineering. Connect with current students and ask questions on transitioning successfully to college!

NOTE: All participants will be entered into a raffle to win a gift card.

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

https://ucsd.zoom.us/j/95131827395

Event When  

Engineers on the Green 

For all Engineering Majors.

2:00 PM - 6:00 PM Website:
https://tesc.ucsd.edu/eotg
Facebook:
www.facebook.com/events/638144703462548/
Discord:
https://discord.com/invite/WBaecP2

 


Videos and Resources

Society of Women Engineers:


Tau Beta Pi:


SASE:


Human Powered Submarine:


SHPE:


AIAA - American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics:


Triton UAS:

    

    


SEDS:


oSTEM:

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NSBE:​

Campus Community Centers and Programs - Brief Overview:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1naOY86kdS4ayzFp4ogeGDSIoiGapsuJo/view

    

    

    

Academic Achievement Hub

https://vimeo.com/454894071


Writing Hub

Website:

https://academicintegrity.ucsd.edu/

Canvas module:

AI module has just been added to Canvas Commons.  The easiest way to find it is to search for “Academic Integrity UC San Diego”.  You can download the entire module onto your Canvas site and remove certain components if you do not wish to include them.