Orientation Schedule for
Thursday, August 31, 2017
9:00am–5:00pmNew Student Orchestral Auditions
See NEC Orchestras website for audition information
Jordan Hall
9:00am–12:00pmM.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.)
1:00–2:00pmOutside These Walls: Getting Involved at NEC and Beyond
Presented by the Community Performances and Partnerships Program and Entrepreneurial Musicianship Department
Pierce Hall
1:00–3:00pmD.M.A. Student Meeting
Thomas Handel, Academic Chair of the D.M.A. program, discusses the curriculum, registers students, and answers individual questions.
Jordan Hall Rm 380
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)
3:30–4:00pmCollaborative Piano Department Meeting
Jordan Hall Building 210
4:00–5:30pmJazz Studies Department Meeting
St. Botolph G01
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 3:00 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
Meet on steps of Jordan Hall