New Faculty Orientation

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The Biggio Center and the Office of the Provost invite new faculty to an academic orientation. The day’s activities include resource sharing, networking with new colleagues across disciplines, and exploring state of the art learning spaces designed to help facilitate your first weeks of teaching, research, service, and outreach at Auburn University.
So we can best plan and send you a reminder email, please register for Orientation at the bottom of this page.

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Faculty who will begin teaching in Fall 2018 or who started teaching in January 2018 but did not attend an orientation.

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August 16, 2018, 8:30am – 3:30pm

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Mell Classroom Building @ RBD Library

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8:30am – 8:50am
Mell Atrium
Check In and Breakfast
9:00am – 9:15am
Mell 3550
10:45am – 11:00am
Mell 3550
Coffee/Tea Break
12:00pm – 1:15pm
Mell Atrium
1:30pm – 2:30pm
Mell 2510
Insider Intel: Auburn Leaders Respond to Your Thorny Questions
3:20pm – 3:30pm
Mell 2510
Closing Remarks


checkbox iconOrientation Pre-Reading and Activities

In preparation for our Orientation sessions, please do the following activities:

  1. Read the “Advice for New Faculty: Six Lessons from the Front Lines”article from Faculty Focus
  2. Watch these pre-orientation information videos. The password is wareasl.
  3. Note your questions after viewing the videos.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with all the details and activities noted on this web page.


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Registration for Fall 2018 is now open:

Fall 2018 - New Faculty Orientation
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Security check. If you have any issues submitting your registration please email

Last modified: June 18, 2018