In-Residence Workshop Requirement

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In-Residence Workshop Requirement

(Applies to School of Social, Human, and Educational Development doctoral programs only)

 

Frequently Asked Questions

Who participates in the In-Residence Workshops?
What is the attendance policy for In-Residence Workshops?
Who should I contact if I am unable to travel the weekend of my In-Residence Workshop?
What airport should I use for arrival and departure?
Who should I contact if my flight is delayed or cancelled?
Do you have a list of hotels that are in the area? Local restaurants?
Will there be a shuttle from the airport to my hotel?
If I drive my own car, or a rental car, do I need a parking pass while I am on site in Denver?
What time should I arrive on Friday?
How do I check in and receive workshop materials?
What if I need accommodation for a disability?
What is proper dress attire while I am attending In-Residence Workshops?
What is my schedule?
How often do we receive breaks throughout the day?
Are any meals provided?

Who participates in the In-Residence Workshops?
All students enrolled in a, non-licensure doctorate degree program will be required to attend three In-Residence Workshops.

When will I be scheduled to attend the In-Residence Workshops?
You will work with your student advisor to schedule your workshops. Below is a guideline:

  • Students will be scheduled to attend In-Residence Workshop 1 following completion of 2-6 courses;
  • Students will be scheduled to attend In-Residence Workshop 2 following completion of 7-12 courses; and
  • Students will be scheduled to attend In-Residence Workshop 3 following completion of 13+ courses and prior to enrolling in Dissertation Planning I.
  • Students can elect to take a 4th In-Residence Workshop to support completion of their dissertation.

What is the attendance policy for In-Residence Workshops?
Students who attend the In-Residence Workshop are expected to actively participate the full sixteen hours of instructional time. Failure to actively participate 90% or greater (at least fourteen hours) of instructional time during the In-Residence Workshop will result in the student being withdrawn from the course and he or she will be required to repeat the course.

What airport should I use for arrival and departure?
The airport to schedule for travel to Denver is the Denver International Airport (DEN). Please provide yourself with ample time for travel to University of the Rockies and plan your flights accordingly to meet the 90% attendance requirement.

Who should I contact if my flight is delayed or cancelled?
Please contact the Student Development Specialist at 720.288.4833 if you experience any delays or cancellations in your flight schedule.

Do you have a list of hotels that are in the area? Local restaurants?
Prior to your In-Residence Workshop, the Student Development Specialist will email you information on hotels and restaurants.

Will there be a shuttle from the airport to my hotel?
Please check with your hotel for information on a courtesy shuttle from the airport to the hotel and the hotel to class. University of the Rockies will not provide shuttle service. You may also choose to rent a car at your own expense to have transportation while attending the In-Residence Workshop.

If I drive my own car, or a rental car, do I need a parking pass while I'm on site in Denver?
A parking map and instructions will be emailed to you in your information packet.

What time should I arrive on Friday?
Please be at University of the Rockies in Denver, CO (1201 16th Street, Suite 200) by no later than 1:00 pm on the Friday of your scheduled In-Residence Workshop.

How do I check in and receive my workshop materials?
Once you begin your In-Residence Workshop, please contact your instructor regarding the required materials for the In-Residence session.

What if I need accommodation for a disability?
Please write to disabilityservices@rockies.edu or visit www.rockies.edu/campus/disabilityservices at least one month in advance of your visit for information and/or to request accommodation.

What is proper dress attire while I am attending In-Residence Workshops?
Please dress in "business casual" attire while attending In-Residence Workshops at University of the Rockies.

What is my schedule?
You will need to be at University of the Rockies in Denver, CO on the following days and times:
Friday: 1:00 – 8:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am – 5:00pm
Sunday: 9:00am – 12:00pm

How often do we receive breaks throughout the day?
You can plan on having a break approximately every 90 minutes to 2 hours, plus meal breaks for dinner on Friday, and for lunch and dinner on Saturday.

Are any meals provided?
You will be responsible for all meals while attending In-Residence Workshops.

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