Graduate Student Mandatory Online Orientation [PDF]

The Office of Graduate Dean invites all incoming graduate and post-baccalaureate students to attend New Graduate Student Orientation.

Please be in touch with the Administrative Director of your department for information about Departmental Orientations. All department contact info can be found here.

2016 New Graduate Student Reception

Monday, August 25, 9:00–10:00am - Mandatory Studio Safety Authorizations for all MFA Students Only 

Monday, August 25, 10:15am–12:00pm - Orientation for all incoming graduate students.
MacLean Ballroom, 112 S. Michigan Ave.
New Graduate students must contact their Department Administrative Director to obtain individual departmental orientation events and schedules, or may reference the schedule below.

Studio Lottery Information: Lisa Majer (lmajer@saic.edu, 312-629-6175)

MAAH, MAHA, MAAD, MAAJ: Shay DeGrandis (sdegra@saic.edu, 312-345-3786)

Ceramics, Performance, Print Media,
Photography, Sculpture, Wood/Metal Shop Authorization:
Rana Siegel (rsiegel@saic.edu, 312-443-4750)

AIADO: Ryan Deemer (rdeemer@saic.edu, 312-629-6621)

VCD, FMS: Anne Nepokroeff (anepok@saic.edu, 312-899-1290)

FMS: Cole Chickering (nchick@saic.edu, 312-899-5134)

PTDW: Eric Lebofsky (elebof@saic.edu, 312-345-3593)

ATS, FVNMA, Sound: J Amrstrong (jarmst@saic.edu, 312-345-3539)

VCS: Teena McClelland (tmccle@saic.edu, 312-345-3787)

Art Ed  and Art Therapy:  Kathleen McGrath (kmcgrath@saic.edu, 312-899-7469)
                                      Maria Sanchez (msanch6@saic.edu, 312-899-7411)

Graduate Dean’s Office: Ilan Gutin  (igutin@saic.edu 312-629-6523)

International Affairs: Lawrence Rodriguez (lrodri2@saic.edu 312-629-6833)

TA Training: Nancy Gildart (ngildart@saic.edu, 312-499-4125)