Orientation Schedule for
Thursday, August 28, 2014
9:00am–5:00pmNew Student Orchestral Auditions
See NEC Orchestras website for audition information
Jordan Hall
9:00–11:30amM.M. Music History Competency Exam
See orientation packet for assigned times.
St. Botolph G11 and G16 (Computer Lab and Music Technology Room)
9:00am–5:00pmVoice Department Orientation Hearings
See the voice board for assigned times.
Williams Hall
9:00am–1:00pmJazz Ensemble Auditions
See Jazz board or orientation packet for assigned times.
St. Botolph G01
9:30am–12:00pmWellness Seminar
Required for all undergraduates - attendance taken.
Brown Hall and Pierce Hall (Please see orientation packet for assigned room.)
noon–2:00pmD.M.A. Student Meeting
Tony Woodcock, Chair, and Thomas Handel, Academic Chair of the D.M.A. program, discuss the curriculum, register students, and answers individual questions. Lunch provided.
Pierce Hall
1:30–2:30pmPiano Department Meeting
Brown Hall
2:00–5:00pmRegistration for Undergraduate Transfer Students
See Office of Student Services board for assigned times.
Office of Student Services (SB 224)
2:30–3:30pmOutside These Walls: Getting Involved at NEC and Beyond
Presented by the Community Performances and Partnerships Program, Music Referral Service, and Entrepreneurial Musicianship Department
Pierce Hall
3:00–3:30pmCollaborative Piano Department Meeting
Jordan Hall Building 210
4:00–5:30pmJazz Studies Department Meeting
St. Botolph 113
5:00–7:00pmMaster of Music Sight Singing Exams
Students who passed the harmonic ear-training portion of the written exam but failed the melodic ear-training portion are required to take a sight-singing exam. The results of the sight-singing exam may exempt students from the remedial ear-training lab. Check your NEC e-mail account at 2:00 PM.  Those who are required to take the exam will receive an e-mail.  If you do not receive an e-mail, you are not required to take the exam.
St. Botolph 3rd Floor


Sunset Walking Tour of the Charles
Explore the beautiful Charles River Esplanade. You may either walk along the river or attend the free concert at the DCR Hatch Memorial Shell.
Meet on steps of Jordan Hall