New Student Orientation

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  • Letter from the Acting Dean of Students Samuel C. Haynes. As Acting Dean of Students, it is my great pleasure to welcome each of you to the Scripps campus in just a few weeks. Indeed, New Student Orientation, and the start of classes will be here before we know it! I am writing today to provide you with some important information and to offer a few suggestions as you prepare to move to Claremont. (July 25)
  • Updated SOAR Waiver Form. Please accept our sincerest apology concerning the SOAR waiver form. The most recent waiver was published on July 14, 2014. We attached the wrong document to the letter that was sent out via the previous email, and must now ask that you sign and submit the attached form. (July 17)
  • Save-the-Date: End of Summer Community Meeting and Lunch. The End of Summer Community Meeting and Lunch will be held on Tuesday, August 26 at 11:00 a.m. in the Balch Auditorium. The meeting will be followed by an all-Scripps luncheon at the Malott Commons; please note this date on your calendar and plan to join us!
  • 2nd Annual Student Philanthropy Day. The 2nd Annual Student Philanthropy Day will occur on Friday, October 3, 2014, and we are reaching out to gain your participation in the event.
  • Student Employee Supervisor's Luncheon. Career Planning & Resources, Human Resources, and Financial Aid would like to invite all faculty and staff who supervise student employees to this year's Student Employee Supervisors Luncheon, which will take place on Wednesday, August 13 from 11:30am-1:00pm in the Hampton Dining Room.
  • Linda Riggall, BOT administrative assistant. Please join me in welcoming Linda Riggall, our new administrative assistant for the Offices of the President and Board of Trustees. Linda joins us with extensive experience in academic settings, university presidents’ offices, and board of trustees operations.
  • Antoinette Myers '12 - diversity and inclusivity consultant. Antoinette Myers ’12, who was most recently the Africana Community Coordinator at Oberlin College, has returned to campus to facilitate continuing conversations and engage in dialogue with staff and students.