This page provides key information on housing arrangements for Meiks, required orientation meetings, and the main advising day.For advising handbooks, group contact information, and other uploaded files, visit ASK.
All Meiklejohns with on-campus housing may move back in as early as Wednesday, August 29. If you would like to move into your room on campus earlier than that, you may do so by contacting the Office of Residential Life and paying an additional housing fee of $30 per night.
Meiklejohn Fall Orientation is mandatory for all Meiklejohn Peer Advisors. Failure to attend Orientation will jeopardize your participation in the Meiklejohn Program.
Rookie Meiklejohn Orientation
Saturday, September 1, from 1:30-5:00 p.m., Andrews Dining Hall. Lunch will be available at Sharpe Refectory from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Although it may be feasible for you to arrive on campus in the morning on Saturday, we recommend that you move in no later than the evening of Friday, September 2, in order to get settled in. Dinner will be available from 5:00-6:00 p.m. in Andrews Dining Hall.
Orientation for both Rookie and Veteran Meiklejohns
Sunday, September 2, from 9:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., in Andrews Dining Hall. Breakfast will be available in Andrews starting at 8:30 a.m. We recommend that Veteran Meiklejohns arrive in Providence no later than the evening of Saturday, September 1.
Academic Advising Day
Tuesday, September 4
Please meet your faculty or staff advising partner at 8:15 a.m. in the tent on Ruth Simmons Quadrangle (formerly Lincoln Field), unless your advising partner contacts you directly to schedule a different meeting time or location. Most Meiklejohns will meet with their first-year advisees as a group at 9:30 a.m. Individual advising meetings follow from 10:30 a.m. until 5 p.m.
Please contact Meiklejohn@Brown.edu with any questions or concerns.
Tuesday, January 22, 2013 from 12:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., Salomon Deci Auditorium
If you have time conflicts with any of these obligations, please let us know by emailing Meiklejohn@brown.edu.
January 29, January 30, and January 31: sessions at 7:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Wilson Hall 101
Become a Meiklejohn! Help first-year students adjust to college life , improve your mentoring and communication skills, and get involved in the Brown community. Want to learn more about the program? Come to any of the sessions. Kabob and Curry will be served.