IUPUI TA Orientation

If you are a new graduate student teaching assistant...

Join us for the 2023 IUPUI TA Orientation!

  • Learn about the expectations and responsibilities associated with your specific teaching role in an online and face-to-face class.

  • Develop strategies to confidently and effectively interact with faculty and undergraduate students.

  • Meet and build relationships with other new and experienced TAs at IUPUI.

The 2023 TA Orientation will consist of an in-person session and an online Canvas course. You must attend the in-person session and complete the online modules in order to successfully complete the TA orientation. 


2023 TA Orientation

In-person Session

The in-person session, led by experienced TAs and faculty members, feature a combination of whole group sessions that focus on strategies for creating inclusive learning environments and breakout sessions which address topics and challenges specific to primary instructors, recitation leaders, lab instructors, and graders. 

The in-person session will be held on Thursday, August 17from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Register for the in-person session

Online Canvas Course

The online Canvas Course introduces graduate students to policies, procedures, and campus resources relevant to their teaching roles. The course also features additional modules on using the university library and being an international TA. 

Enroll yourself in the Canvas course