Overture is Peabody’s New Student Orientation focusing on facilitating a smooth transition for first-year undergraduates, transfer, and graduate students. Overture offers opportunities to learn about programs, resources, and initiatives that students will experience throughout their time on campus.
The master schedule is a complete list of all mandatory sessions and programs for first year students. Click the link below to download the master schedule.
Overture offers various tracks to cater to individual students’ needs. Download the link below if you are an incoming international student.
EXCELLENCE: Develop a cohesive understanding of the university’s mission, values, and scholarship.
INTERDISCIPLINARY: Introduce university resources and services that supports students in achieving excellence academically and personally at Peabody and beyond.
INNOVATION: Define concrete and attainable goals inspiring students to become leaders within the conservatory and their communities.
COMMUNITY CONNECTIVITY: Build a network of faculty, staff, and peers to provide support and mentorship, while challenging students to grow academically, personally, and professionally.
Monday, August 21st: International Student Orientation begins for all first year international students
Monday, August 21st: Check-in and Residence Hall move-in for all first year international students and Peabody Living Center Residents
Tuesday, August 22nd: Orientation begins for all first year undergraduate and graduate students
Tuesday, August 22nd: Check-in and Residence Hall move-in for all first year domestic students
Tuesday, August 22nd & Wednesday, August 23rd: Parent Orientation
Wednesday, August 23rd: Check-in and Residence Hall move-in for all returning students
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Graduate Students taking upper level diagnostic exams will receive more information from their studio instructors.