Friday, September 9

DAY 6: INTO THE UNKNOWN

Schedule changes continue to happen. Please check back frequently for updates on the postponed School events.

10 to 11 am

Drag Brunch Bingo - POSTPONED
Main Building, Steve’s Café
Life can be a drag, but you don't have to be... Join our favorite drag queen, Karen Beaches, for food, fun, and games at Drag Brunch Bingo. Play along to win prizes while meeting new friends as you try your luck at this classic game. Pajamas encouraged, fabulousness guaranteed!
 

9 am to 11 am*
*Updated time* 

International BFA Student Orientation (This session is required for all new BFA international students**)

Main Building, Langley Hall (D300a) 

I just landed at CalArts. Now What?: The International Office will present on requirements and policies you need to know to get you started at CalArts.

**If due to scheduling conflicts you cannot attend the session for your group, you may attend the afternoon session to meet the orientation requirement. 

10 am to 6 pm

School of Theater Fall Semester AuditionsFor BFA2-4, MFA2-3 Acting students only.

10 am-2:30 pm

School of Film/Video: New Student Facilities Tours - Character Animation
Film/Video Facilities tours for new students in all programs, A404 Black & White

11 am - 5 pm

School of Film/Video New Student Facilities Tours - Experimental Animation
Film/Video Facilities tours for new students in all programs, A404 Black & White.

11 am-5:30 p.m.

School of Film/Video New Student Facilities Tours - Film Directing & Program in Film and Video
Film/Video Facilities tours for new students in all programs, A404 Black & White.

12 to 1 pm

Lunch
Main Building, Steve’s Café

1-3 pm

New Film/Video Student Lunch with Faculty [For Film/Video students only] 
Steve's Cafe 

 

10 am to 2:30 pm*
*Note updated time

New Student Sevis Check-In (Mandatory for all new International BFA and MFA students)

L-Shape Gallery, 3rd Floor 

This check-in is mandatory for all new International BFA and MFA students who have not yet completed in-person check-in with the International Office. In-person check-in takes about 10 minutes and students may stop by anytime between 10 am and 2:30 pm.

3 pm to 5 pm 

International MFA Student Orientation (This session is required for all new MFA international students.) **

​Main Building, Langley Hall (D300a) 

I just landed at CalArts. Now what? The International Office will present on requirements and policies you need to know to get you started at CalArts.

**If due to scheduling conflicts you cannot attend the session for your group, you may attend the morning session to meet the orientation requirement. 

 

6 to 8 pm

Orientation Dinner - Food Truck Night
Main Building, Main Gallery
Grab a yummy bite to eat for dinner from local food trucks. 

 

7 to 8 pm

This is our space - LGBTQIA+ Mixer POSTPONED
Main Building, Langley Patio
All LGBTQIA+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, asexual) students are invited. Enjoy some light refreshments, music, performances, and more. 

 

7 to 8 pm

This is Our Space - Transfer Student Mixer 
Main Building, Langley Patio 
All new transfer students are invited to meet and get to know their fellow peers. Light refreshments will be provided.

 

10 pm

Haunted Tales Tour CANCELLED
Main Building, Main Gallery
Whether or not you believe in ghosts, the stories behind some of these halls are enough to send chills down your spine.