Welcome to Graduate Study at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography
The information provided here is designed
to supplement the publications you will receive later by providing you with additional information to facilitate
your transition to UCSD, the Scripps Institution of Oceanography and the San Diego area.
For information and general questions please contact: Gilbert Bretado (858-534-1694). The Gradute Office is located in the Old Scripps Building and is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
For funding inquiries and employment information, please contact Gayle Aruta (858) 534-1695.
Our SIO Gradate Student Handbook is online and a helpful resource. The website is: http://scrippseducation.ucsd.edu/Graduate_Students/Current_Students/Student_Handbook/
The Students at SIO Organization also maintains a website at http://siostudents.ucsd.edu/
PLEASE BE AWARE OF THE FOLLOWING ORIENTATION AND EVENT DATES:
September 18, 8:30 - 4:00 p.m.
Main Campus, Peterson Hall 108
Office of Graduate Studies Orientation:
September 19, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. in Price Center West Ballroom A/B (events continuing throughout the day)
Online registration will be available 8/20/12.
SIO Orientation: Thursday September 20
SIO Program Orientations: (ALL SESSIONS ARE THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 20th from 10-11 a.m.)
Ocean Biosciences Program Orientation in Vaughan Hall 100
Geosciences Program Orientation in IGPP Munk Lab, Room 303
Climate-Ocean-Atmosphere Orientation in OAR Conference Room
SIO Curricular Group Orientations (ALL SESSIONS ARE THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 20th):
AOS: No Applied Ocean Sciences Curricular Group Orientation, only the Climate Ocean Atmosphere Program Orientation.
BO: Biological Oceanography Orientation in Vaughan Hall 300 from 11 a.m. -12 p.m. followed by an OBP Welcome lunch at Surfside from 12 p.m. -1:30 p.m.
CS: No Climate Science Curricular Group Orientation, only the Climate Ocean Atmosphere Program Orientation.
GP: Geophysics-Breakout session following the Geosciences Program Orientation in IGPP Munk Lab Room 303 from 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
GS: Geoscience- Breakout session following the Geosciences Program Orientation from 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
MB: Marine Biology Orientation from 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. in Vaughan Hall 100 followed by an OBP Welcome lunch at Surfside from 12 p.m. -1:30 p.m.
MCG: Marine Chemistry and Geochemistry- Breakout session following the Geosciences Program Orientation in Vaughan Hall 328 from 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
PO: No Physical Oceanography Curricular Group Orientation, only the Climate Ocean Atmosphere Program Orientation.
SIO Graduate Office Orientation:
September 20, 1:30 - 4:30 p.m. in Vaughan Hall 100
New Student Welcome (Pier Party on Scripps Pier):
September 20, 4:30 p.m. into the evening
Incoming Scripps Student Photos:
Friday, September 21, 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. at the wood patio next to the Scripps Pier
SIO Mandatory Safety Training Course
Monday, September 24, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. in Hubbs Hall 4500
Fall Quarter classes begin:
September 27, 2012