Week of Welcome 2018

Welcome to the University of Technology, Jamaica.
We are pleased that you have made us your university of choice.
As you begin your journey, we wish you continued success. 

WEEK AT A GLANCE

Theme: “Pioneering Past; Bright Future”

Date

Papine Campus

Western Campus

Sunday 8:45 AM - 10:00 AM   VENUE: ALFRED SANGSTER AUDITORIUM
COMMENCEMENT SERVICE 
10:30 AM - 12 NOON
PARENTS’/GUARDIANS’/SPOUSES’ ORIENTATION
12:40 PM - 1:40 PM
MEET THE DEANS 
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
RESIDENT STUDENTSCHECK IN
Monday

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM  VENUE: ALFRED SANGSTER AUDITORIUM
NEW AND TRANSFER STUDENTS
“Getting to Know your Services”

Tuesday 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM      
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR STUDENTS' UNION/CLUBS, SOCIETIES, AND ASSOCIATIONS FAIR  
Wednesday

 GETTING TO KNOW YOUR COLLEGE/FACULTY AND LIBRARY TOUR 

9:00 AM - 5:00PM 

FACULTY OF ENGINEERING & COMPUTING
TIME: 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM                                         
VENUE: ALFRED SANGSTER AUDITORIUM                   

SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING
TIME: 10:30AM- 12:30PM
VENUE: 1A 66-67         

SCHOOL OF COMPUTING
TIME: 10:30AM- 12:30PM
VENUE: ALFRED SANGSTER AUDITORIUM

JOINT COLLEGES OF MEDICINE, ORAL HEALTH AND VETERINARY SCIENCES
TIME:9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
VENUE: 47-C3/47-C4 (SHARED FACILITIES)

COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES
TIME: 9:00 AM – 12:00 NOON   
VENUE CHRISTIAN LIFE FELLOWSHIP CHURCH

FACULTY OF SCIENCE AND SPORT
TIME: 12:00 NOON- 3:30 PM
VENUE: LT48 (SHARED FACILITIES)

FACULTY OF LAW
TIME: 1:30 AM- 4:00 PM
VENUE: LT 3B20

FACULTY OF THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT
TIME: 1:00 PM- 2:30 PM
VENUE: LT-4

FACULTY OF EDUCATION AND LIBERAL STUDIES
TIME: 10:30 AM- 3:30 PM
VENUE: LT-50, LT-9A, 47 A-3 TO 47 A-8 & 8A-4W

COLLEGE OF BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT

SCHOOL OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
SESSION 1
TIME: 2:00 PM- 5:00 PM                               
VENUE ALFRED SANGSTER AUDITORIUM

SESSION 2
TIME: 6: 00 PM- 8:30 PM
VENUE: 47C1-2

SCHOOL OF HOSPITALITY & TOURISM MANAGEMENT
TIME: 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
VENUE:  47C1-2

JOAN DUNCAN SCHOOL OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP, ETHICS AND LEADERSHIP (JDSEEL)
TIME: 10:00 AM- 12:00PM
VENUE:  JDSEEL CONFERENCE ROOM

8:00 AM - 3:40 PM  VENUE: DOME STREET
NEW AND TRANSFER STUDENT ORIENTATION 
GETTING TO KNOW YOUR UNIVERSITY
  • Thursday

8:00 AM-12: 00 PM     
VENUE: ALFRED SANGSTER AUDITORIUM
COMMUNITY SERVICE CONFERENCE 

 

10:00 AM - 12 NOON   VENUE: ST JOHNS METHODIST CHURCH
INDUCTION CEREMONY - “Your Official WELCOME to an Enduring Heritage
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM VENUE: DOME STREET
FACULTY & COLLEGE ORIENTATION

Friday 8:45 AM - 11:00 AM     
VENUE: ALFRED SANGSTER AUDITORIUM

INDUCTION CEREMONY -“Your Official WELCOME to an Enduring Heritage"
11:00 AM - 12 NOON
GIVEAWAYS, ANNOUNCEMENT OF TABLET WINNER  AND OTHER SURPRISES
6:00 PM
Fresher’s Social   

10:00 AM - 12 NOON  VENUE: DOME STREET
COMMUNITY SERVICE DAY

GETTING TO KNOW YOUR STUDENTS’ UNION COUNCIL/CLUBS & SOCIETY

TIME: 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

FRESHER’S SOCIAL   

TIME -3:30PM- 7:30 PM


  

Saturday

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
City Tours - “View Exciting Landmarks, and shop for essentials”

 

For further information please contact us at:

970-5280/5193 (Papine campus) or 940-0929/940-1621(Western Campus)

Emails: studentsservices@utech.edu.jm or boarding4@utech.edu.jm.

ENTER TO WIN A PC TABLET SPONSORED BY ALLIED INSURANCE BROKERS LTD. AND GRACE FOODS AT THE PAPINE CAMPUS, ON MONDAY, AUGUST 19, 2018, GRAND DRAWING WILL BE ON FRIDAY, AUGUST 24, 2018 FOLLOWING THE INDUCTION CEREMONY.

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ENTER TO WIN A PC TABLET AT THE WESTERN CAMPUS, ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22, 2018 GRAND DRAWING WILL BE ON FRIDAY, AUGUST 24, 2018