Sample Orientation Advance Schedule

Displayed below is a sample schedule of the Orientation Advance in Portland, Oregon.

Dates:

Arrive at PDX Airport by 3pm PST on Monday

Depart after 2pm PST on Friday

Locations:

Various

Sample Orientation Advance Schedule

Monday

  • 4-6pm: Drop-in technology set-up and meet and greet
  • 6-8pm: Dinner at Stanford’s
  • Lodging provided at Crowne Plaza

Tuesday

  • 8am: Breakfast at Crowne Plaza (included in your stay)
  • 9am-noon: DMin Program Orientation (students and advisors), Portland Center 281
  • Noon-1pm: Lunch and ID pictures
  • 1-5pm: DMIN713 class (includes both students and advisors)
  • 4:30pm: Alumni Tips, Q & A
  • 5:30pm: Dinner with your Advisor. See your advisor for details.
  • Lodging provided at Crowne Plaza.

Wednesday

  • 8am: Breakfast
  • 9am-noon: DMIN713 class
  • 11am: Transit to downtown Portland
  • 12:30pm: Catered Lunch with Len at the Hotel Rose
  • 1:30pm: Session with Len at the Hotel Rose, Morrison Room
  • 5:30pm: Dinner at Mother’s Bistro
  • 6:30-8pm: Session with Len at the Hotel Rose, Morrison Room

Thursday

  • 8am: Breakfast on your own (many options near The Hotel Rose)
  • 9am-noon: Session with Len at the Hotel Rose, Morrison Room
  • noon-1pm: Catered Lunch at the Hotel Rose, Morrison Room
  • 1-4:30pm: Session with Len at the Hotel Rose, Morrison Room
  • 5:30pm: Transit to Dinner
  • 6pm: Dinner with Len, Portland City Grill

Friday

  • Before 9am: Breakfast on your own
  • 9-11am: Session with Len at the Hotel Rose, Morrison Room
  • 11am-noon: Evaluation
  • 12:00-1pm: Catered lunch at the Hotel Rose, Morrison Room
  • 1pm: Advance concludes. Students depart.