UT ENGAGE for Graduate Business Students

UT ENGAGE is a part of the orientation program for all students starting the MBA and master's in accounting, finance and marketing programs. New students should complete UT CONNECT on Blackboard prior to attending UT ENGAGE. For additional information, contact the Office of Graduate and Continuing Studies at utgrad@ut.edu or (813) 257-1713 with questions. New students who are not U.S. citizens may also want to consult the Office of International Programs.

Fall 2015

Master of Science and MBA students (EMBA students, see below)
Date: Friday, Aug. 28, 2015
Location:
Vaughn Center (#24 on the campus map)
Parking:
Parking is available in the Thomas Parking Garage at the corner of North Boulevard and North B Street/Frederic H. Spaulding Drive. Enter from North B Street/Frederic H. Spaulding Drive.View the campus map for other parking locations.

Check-In and Resource Fair* 2-3 p.m., Vaughn Center, second floor
The resource fair features representatives from campus offices to answer students' questions about tuition payments, access to technology systems, advising, ID cards, parking, books, international travel, student organizations, career services and more.

*Students who have recently attended The University of Tampa are not required to participate in the resource fair; however, if you have questions, it is a good time to get them answered. 

Program 3-5 p.m.
ATTENDANCE REQUIRED for all students starting graduate school in the Sykes College of Business, except EMBA.
MBA students enrolled in MGT 598 Leading for Performance will begin their Fast Start workshop immediately following the orientation program. 

Executive MBA students ORIENTATION WEEKEND
Date: Friday, Aug. 28, 2015
Team-building Exercise, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Location: Sykes College of Business, room 131-134
Dinner, 7:30-9:30 p.m.  RSVP to MBA@ut.edu. You may bring one guest. 
Date: Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015
Breakfast, 7:30-8 a.m., Location: Sykes College of Business, room 266
Orientation/Communication Boot Camp, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., room 266

Spring 2016

Date: Friday, Jan. 15, 2016
Location: Vaughn Center (#24 on the campus map)
Parking: Parking is available in the Thomas Parking Garage at the corner of North Boulevard and North B. Street/Frederic H. Spaulding Drive. Enter from North B. Street/Frederic H. Spaulding Drive. View the campus map for other parking locations.

Check-In and Resource Fair* 2-3 p.m., Vaughn Center, second floor
The resource fair features representatives from campus offices to answer students' questions about tuition payments, access to technology systems, advising, ID cards, parking, books, international travel, student organizations, career services and more.

*Students who have recently attended The University of Tampa are not required to participate in the resource fair; however, if you have questions, it is a good time to get them answered.

Program 3-5:30 p.m.
ATTENDANCE REQUIRED for all students starting graduate school in the Sykes College of Business, except EMBA.
MBA students enrolled in MGT 598 Leading for Performance will begin their Fast Start workshop immediately following the orientation program.

Executive MBA students ORIENTATION WEEKEND
Date:
Friday, Jan. 15, 2016
Team-building Exercise, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Location: Sykes College of Business, room TBD
Dinner, 7:30-9:30 p.m.  RSVP to MBA@ut.edu. You may bring one guest. 
Date: Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015
Breakfast, 7:30-8 a.m., Location: Sykes College of Business, room TBD
Orientation/Communication Boot Camp, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., room TBD 

Summer 2016

Date: Monday, May 23, 2016
Location: Vaughn Center, second floor (#24 on the campus map), check-in at the 2nd floor reception desk
Parking: Parking is available in the Thomas Parking Garage at the corner of North Boulevard and North B Street/Frederic H. Spaulding Drive. Enter from North B Street/Frederic H. Spaulding Drive. View the campus map for other parking locations.
ATTENDANCE REQUIRED for all students starting graduate school in the Sykes College of Business, except EMBA.
Select one of these two times: 
11:30-1 p.m.
3:30-5 p.m.