Atlanta: Monday, August 22

Instructional Clinics Try Me Week
6 a.m. – 9 p.m. | Student Recreation Center
Not sure which clinic to take? Try one, two or as many as you would like for free during Try Me Week. Each clinic will be offering a demo of the regularly scheduled class. All instructional clinics will be available. So try one (or four!) to find the clinic that is right for you. Classes offered daily. Visit Recreational Services for class schedules. Valid Panther ID required for entry.
Ask Me Booths
8 a.m. – 5 p.m. | Various Locations
Trying to find your way around? Stop by one of the Ask Me Booths located around campus during the first week of classes. Faculty, staff and students will be on hand to guide you with directions and maps, plus you’ll get a Georgia State freebie (while supplies last)!
Mega Enrollment Services Center
8:30 a.m. – 5:15 p.m. | Student Center Ballroom
The Mega Enrollment Services Center is a centralized enrollment services center where new students can receive assistance with all their enrollment needs, as well as additional support for getting off to a successful start at Georgia State. Services include: Financial Aid, Student Accounts, Registrar, Immunization, University Housing, Campus Services, Bookstore and Information Systems & Technology. Bookstore pick-up will be available until 7 p.m. Sponsored by Enrollment Services.
Food and Toiletry Drive
8:30 a.m. – 5:15 p.m. | Various Locations
The Dean of Students office will host a food and toiletry drive to stock items that will assist students in need. Bins will be placed in designated Student Affairs offices to collect items during the first two weeks of school (August 27 – September 2, 2016). You may drop off donations at any designated location between 8:30 a.m. – 5:15 p.m., Monday – Friday. Items to donate include, but are not limited to:


  • canned goods (vegetables, fruit, soups, meat)
  • ramen noodles
  • crackers
  • peanut butter
  • snack items (granola/cereal/protein bars)
  • eating utensils (plastic ware, paper plates)

Personal toiletries (including travel sizes)

  • shampoo
  • deodorant (men’s and women’s)
  • feminine hygiene products
  • toothpaste
  • toothbrushes
  • soap
  • lotion

Donation Locations:

  • Dean of Students, Student Center East, Suite 303
  • Civic Engagement, Student Center East, Suite 304
  • Counseling and Testing Center, 75 Piedmont Avenue NE (Citizen’s Trust Building), Suite 200A
  • Multicultural Center, Student Center East, Suite 206
  • University Housing, 75 Piedmont Avenue NE (Citizen’s Trust Building), Suite 110
  • Leadership Development, Student Center West, Suite 475

A portion of collected goods will be donated to the Panther Pantry.

Internships and Co-ops: What Freshmen Need to Know
12 – 1 p.m. | Dahlberg Hall, Room 133
What’s the difference between an internship and a co-op? Can I intern as a freshman? The Co-op and Internship Team will answer these and other FAQs and discuss ways you can get career experience as a freshman. This program will be presented twice. Space is limited, so please RSVP by email Co-ops and Internships with your name, campus ID and which session you’d like to attend. Include the presentation title in the subject.
Happy Hour at the Rec
5 – 7 p.m. | Student Recreation Center Lobby
Join us the first day of school at the Student Recreation Center and enjoy some games, food, drinks and more. Come have some fun while seeing what all we have to offer! Sponsored by Recreational Services. Valid Panther ID required for entry.



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