Psychology Orientation

Congratulations on your decision to attend KCU’s Clinical Psychology Doctoral Program! We are excited to welcome you to campus for your orientation activities.

Orientation is designed to provide you with important information and opportunities to interact with faculty and your new classmates. All activities are required, unless otherwise noted on the schedule. 

PsyD “Just the Basics” Welcome Orientation

Friday, July 12, 2019

Administration Building Reception Desk - 1st Floor 

8:30 a.m.  |  Check-in with Admissions
Tyler Seabaugh, Admissions Application Coordinator II 

8:35 a.m.  |  Badge Photos & Helpdesk


Butterworth Alumni Center - 1st Floor

9:00 a.m.  |  Welcome Breakfast & Introductions
Robert White, PhD, Dean of the College of Biosciences
Sarah Getch, PhD, Program Director of Health Service Psychology
Esperanza Anaya, PhD, Assistant Program Director of Health Service Psychology
Robynne Lute, PsyD, Health Service Psychology Training Director
Marissa Roffler, PhD, Health Service Psychology Assistant Professor

9:30 a.m.  |  PsyD Graduate School 101 Talk – Faculty Perspective
Esperanza Anaya, PhD

 10:15 a.m.  |  PsyD Graduate School 101 Talk – Student Perspective (Students Only)
Dakota McNamara, Stormy Harmeyer, Tabitha Campbell (3rd year PsyD Students)

11:45 a.m.  |  Campus Tour
Tyler Seabaugh, Admissions Application Coordinator II

12:15 p.m.  |  PsyD 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Year Students Mix & Mingle Luncheon
(ABD 4th Floor Rooftop)
Lunch will be provided.

1:15 p.m.  |  Information Technology (IT) – Presentation & iPad Distribution
Julie Fountain, LMS Administrator/Instructional Trainer, IT
Omar Tenorio, Helpdesk Analyst, IT

2:45 a.m. Break

3:00 p.m.  |  Security & Safety Presentation
Eric Shirley, Manager of Safety & Emergency Management
(ID Badges & Parking Permits distributed)

3:45 p.m.  |  Big/Little Ice Cream Social
PsyD 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Year Students and Faculty

4:30 p.m.  |  Dismissal

Pinning Ceremony

KCU's College of Biosciences holds a Convocation and Pinning Ceremony to recognize the incoming biomedical sciences and psychology classes.

Questions?

Watch the 2018 Pinning Ceremony.

Pinning Ceremony

KCU's College of Biosciences holds a Convocation and Pinning Ceremony to recognize the incoming biomedical sciences and psychology classes.

Questions?

Watch the 2018 Pinning Ceremony.

Community Service Day

The experience of serving the community in the area surrounding KCU’s campus alongside your new classmates, faculty and staff promises to be extremely rewarding. Casual and breathable clothing that can get dirty is recommended, as well as closed-toe shoes. A T-shirt will be provided to you.

Questions?

Community Service Day

The experience of serving the community in the area surrounding KCU’s campus alongside your new classmates, faculty and staff promises to be extremely rewarding. Casual and breathable clothing that can get dirty is recommended, as well as closed-toe shoes. A T-shirt will be provided to you.

Questions?