Faculty Fall Orientation

Save the date for Fall Orientation September 11 - 18, 2020.  The event is dedicated to Clark College faculty with six days of meetings, training and curriculum planning before the start of fall quarter.

Orientation Schedule

Fall Orientation begins Friday, September 11, 2020, with a workday set aside for curriculum planning and updating. Opening Day for all Clark employees is set for Monday, September 14, at 9 a.m. President Dr. Karen Edwards will greet the college community to kick off the 2020-2021 academic year at this campus-wide event. Also, be sure to attend the first Focus on Learning event of the academic year on Thursday, September 17.

Disability Accommodations

If you need accommodation due to a disability in order to fully participate in this event, please contact Clark College’s Disability Support Services Office

New Phone: 360-545-3864

Answered Mondays and Wednesdays 9 - 12 and 2 - 4 and Fridays 9 - 12.
Or call our main campus number (360) 992-2314 to leave a message and we will return your message within 48 business hours.

Video Phone for ASL

Please email achilders@clark.edu to set up a video call.

Email: dss@clark.edu


For more information or questions, please email tlc@clark.edu.

Fall Orientation FAQs:

Sounds great! How do I sign up?

There is no registration required for the majority of events. If registration is required, it will be denoted by an "RSVP here" link.

Will I have time for curriculum planning during the week?

Yes. Friday, September 11 and Tuesday, Sept. 15, are reserved for individual work days with optional open labs offered throughout the day for eLearning consultations.

May part-time faculty attend?

Yes, part-time faculty are welcome to attend pertinent meetings and trainings of their choosing. A stipend of $50.00 is available to 20 adjuncts to attend Focus on Learning on Thursday, September 17th. Email tlc@clark.edu for more information and to request a stipend.

Will there still be an Opening Day for staff and faculty?

Yes. Opening Day is a campus-wide event in which President Dr. Karen Edwards greets the college community to kick off the academic year. Everyone is encouraged to attend the festivities September 14 beginning at  9 a.m.