May 6, 2013 (Monday): Deadline for nomination by department to Office of Graduate Studies for
international students to be nominated to attend the Summer 2013 ELI ITA program; (Any letters of
nomination after May 1 must be sent by express mail and departments must provide an addressed
express air bill with envelope and department account number for these last minute offers.)
June 14, 2013 (Friday): Deadline for international students to respond and accept the Teaching
Assistant appointment and to give notice of participation in the ELI ITA program.
July 16, 2013 (Tuesday): New students must arrive by 5 pm and be checked in at the Sleep Inn
Hotel in Newark, DE.
July 17, 2013 (Wednesday): On-Boarding for ELI ITA. 108 East Main Street, Second Floor
July 17, 2013 to August 16, 2013: Summer ELI ITA program is in session from 8 am to 4 pm each
day; Students attending this session may not be a research assistant during the time period of this
August 15, 2013 (Thursday): Enrollment period opens for new and returning students to enroll in
the Student Insurance Plan.
August 20, 2013 (Tuesday): Annual Conference for Graduate Teaching Assistants; Trabant and Gore
August 21, 2013 (Wednesday); Orientation Program for all new Graduate Students beginning at 9 am
and ending with a picnic on THE GREEN @ 4 pm
August 23, 2013 (Friday): Orientation Program for new International Graduate Students;
attendance required for all new international students; 8:30 am to 1 pm in Clayton Hall;
August 23, 2013 (Friday): On-Boarding for New TAs not previously On Boarded; Perkins Student
Center (8:30 to 4 pm)
August 23, 2013 (Friday): On-Boarding for New International Student Research Assistants.
Perkins Student Center (12:00 to 4 pm) The Gallery and Alumni Lounge
August 26, 2013 (Monday): Orientation Day for New Graduate Students: Determined by each
August 26, 2013 (Monday): Opening Convocation for New Graduate Students; 4 p.m. Mitchell Hall
August 27, 2013 (Tuesday): Classes begin at 8 am
September 10, 2013 (Tuesday): SHIP (Student Health Insurance Plan) waiver deadline