Orientation Information

Message for New Graduate Teaching Assistants starting Spring 2018
All Students:

All students must first complete a pre-training webinar. This pre-training webinar is all online and includes detailed information about the course and the requirements necessary to complete the course as well as CWRU specific resources you should know about as a graduate student and as a TA. You have from December 15, 2017 through January 19, 2018 to complete this webinar. Please check your email and this website for updates on when this training will be available. This invitation to this webinar will be sent to your individual CWRU email address from Canvas. Questions about this webinar should be sent to UNIV400@case.edu

Orientation Information for All Graduate Teaching Assistants (TAs)

Orientation for TA Training is set for Monday, January 22, 5 to 8 p.m. in Nord 400, with pizza and bottled water served at 5 p.m.. At this orientation, you will hear more about your two options for TA training: UNIV 400 A and UNIV 400 C. You will make your selection at this orientation and the TA Training will register you through SIS. You are not permitted to register on your own.

Orientation Information for International Graduate TAs

If you are an international student, you are expected to take the Spoken English Test (SET) to verify your language competency for teaching as a Teaching Assistant (TA). You will sign up for your SET date at the Graduate Studies Orientation on Friday, January 12.

The SET dates are scheduled for Tuesday, January 16 and Wednesday, January 17 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Educational Services for Students (ESS) in Sears 470.

At the time of the SET, students are asked to bring their course schedules and the correct spelling of their advisor's name, email address, and phone number.

Questions: send an email to UNIV400@case.edu or call 216.368.5230.