Required Programming - Coastal Carolina University
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During CINO TIE, all incoming students are required to attend the following sessions on Monday, Aug. 17 and Tuesday, Aug. 18. 



Academic Department Meeting

Not only are you a part of the University and your academic college, you are also a member of your academic major’s department. In this session, you will learn more about your major from your academic department chair. All academic department meeting sessions are scheduled to take place on Monday, Aug. 17 at 11:15 a.m. on Zoom.

Chant Life Campus Essentials

This virtual interactive presentation will provide valuable information about navigating college life outside of the classroom as well as key resources available in the CCU community. Your assigned time is based on your Orientation Leader small group assignment and will take place on Monday, Aug. 17. Your assigned time will be emailed out to you no later than Wednesday, Aug. 12.

Chant Life Step UP Against Violence Performance

This pre-recorded session features a performance by fellow students that is designed to depict various aspects of healthy and unhealthy relationships one may encounter while in college and after. Students are expected to watch this session on their own time in between their Chant Life Campus Essentials session on Monday, Aug. 17 and their Chant Life Discussion and Debrief session on Tuesday, Aug. 18. *Some content in the Step UP Against Violence performance can be triggering for students who have been affected by sexual or interpersonal violence. NOTE: If you are concerned about being triggered by the content of the performance, please do not watch the video, and you will attend an alternative discussion/debrief session on Tuesday, Aug. 18. You will receive an email with instructions for watching the performance or the alternative session on Monday after you have completed the Campus Essentials session, and you must watch it by 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 18.

Chant Life Discussion and Debrief

This virtual discussion takes place by your Orientation Leader small group on Tuesday, Aug. 18 at the same time as your Chant Life Campus Essentials session. In this small group session, students will have the opportunity to reflect on the Step UP Against Violence performance, healthy relationships, communication, and resources available to them in the CCU community.