RAMily Training Workshop Series

Join Orientation, New Student & Family Programs for our virtual RAMily Training Workshop Series.

Welcome to the Suffolk RAMily!

We’ve designed our RAMily Training Series especially for new Suffolk students and their families. Get ready for invaluable insights into our community and tips on how to successfully transition to life at Suffolk University. You’ll get to know essential campus resources and have the opportunity to address any timely questions you might have.

Explore the details of each training session and make your way to a successful Suffolk experience. Please note: You do not have to attend every training. Feel free to pick and choose!

Pre-registration isn’t required. A Zoom link for each training session will be emailed to all new students and family members two (2) business days before the event.

We encourage you to download the Zoom application and access the event on a desktop for the best possible viewing experience. 

If you have any questions, please contact us via email or phone at 617-573-8321.

Workshop Sessions

International Student Transition Guidance

Date & Time: June 3, 2024 8 a.m. EST & 5:30 p.m. EST
For: Deposited international students

We know that as an international student, your journey to Suffolk can seem overwhelming at first. That’s why we’ve designed a RAM Training Workshop just for you!

Join us for our session on “International Student Transition Guidance,” presented by the International Student Services Office. They’ll help answer any questions about the transition into the United States and the University, and remind you of action items you’ll need to complete this summer, including immigration paperwork and health policies.

You’ve Deposited… What’s Next?

Date & time: June 3rd, 2024 7 p.m. EST
For: Deposited students and families who were unable to attend this session on May 14th

Pat yourself on the back, you’re officially part of the RAMily! September will be here before we know it, but what happens in the meantime? Join us for our “You’ve Deposited… What’s Next?” RAM Training Workshop and find out what to expect at orientation, immunization upload instructions, course selection, University Housing portal, and more!

How to Pay the Bill?

Date & time: July 16, 2024 7 p.m. EST
For: Deposited students and families

Paying tuition can feel daunting, we know! Let’s break it down and explore your options together.

To get a better sense of what paying your tuition bill will look like. Representatives from the Ram Financial Center will cover the step-by-step process of paying your tuition bill—as fall tuition bills are currently available to students and families—as well as answer any general questions you may have about funding your education!

Fall Sport Student-Athletes: Know Before You Go

Date & Time: July 23, 2024 7 p.m. EST
For: Deposited recruited fall student athletes and families

Student athletes, let’s get the ball rolling! Questions about move in? Pre-season? Here’s your chance to get some answers.

Find out what you need to know before the start of your season by joining us. We'll outline what you can expect from your pre-season, what action items you’ll need to complete before the start of the academic year, and what the move-in process for residential student athletes will look like. 

Commuter Life: Mapping Out Your Experience

Date & Time: July 30, 2024 7 p.m. EST
For: Deposited students living off campus and families

Commuting students and their families have unique needs! Whether you’re new to the city or new to higher education, this training will empower you with the knowledge and resources you’ll need to connect with your fellow commuters and the greater Suffolk community. Get insider tips, meet your peers, and gain insights on making the most of your commuter student experience.

Shipping off to Boston: Everything You Need to Know About Moving Into Your University Housing

Date & Time: August 6, 2024 7 p.m. EST
For: Deposited students living in university housing and families

Moving into college is a huge step! Nervous about roommates? Doing laundry for the first time? Never been to Boston before? That’s all normal, let’s talk about it!

We’ll cover everything you need to know about moving into your University housing in this info session. We’ll discuss the move-in process, what to pack, and any other action items you’ll need to complete before the start of the fall semester.