1.orientation meeting/session [.?:rien'tei??n] 新生情况介绍会
Ex： The University has arranged an orientation session.
2.professor’s office hour 教授答疑时间
Ex： Many freshmen are uncertain or shy about utilizing a professor’s office hours.
3.lecture ['lekt??] n. 演讲，讲课
Ex： Several hundred people are expected to attend the lecture.
4.lecture hall n. 讲堂，讲演厅，报告厅
Ex： The lecture hall was jammed when the professor arrived at the very last moment.
5.tutorial [tju:'t?:ri?l] n. 个别指导
Ex： Small group tutorials are used to discuss problems which come up in lectures.
6. deadline ['dedlain] n. 最后期限，截止时间
Ex： There's no way I can meet that deadline.
7. overdue ['?uv?'dju:] adj. 过期的
Ex： I must take these books back to the library - they're overdue.
There is a fine if the reserved library books are even one hour overdue.
8. schedule ['sked?ul] n. 时间表，计划 v. 安排，计划
Ex： According to the schedule, the first lecture begins at 9.00 am
The test is scheduled to begin in one hour.
9. time slot [sl?t] 时间空档
Ex： If you have two final exams scheduled at the same time, you will have to move one exam to another time slot
10.signature ['signit??] n. 签字，签名
Ex： Each child must obtain the signature of his or her parents
11.thesis ['θi:sis] n. 毕业论文
Ex： a master's/doctoral thesis on the effects of global warming
12.dissertation [.dis?'tei??n] n. 论文
Ex： He wrote his dissertation on an obscure 16th-century poet.
13.course [k?:s] n. 课程
Ex： compulsory/required/mandatory course; elective course, optional course;
foundation course， introductory course， intermediate level course， advanced course
13.elective [i'lektiv] n. 选修科目
Ex： She took three electives last term.
14. option ['?p??n] n. 选修科目
Ex： She is taking French as an option next year
14.assignment [?'sainm?nt] n. 功课，任务
Ex： I have a lot of reading assignments to complete before the end of term.
15.presentation [.prezen'tei??n] n. (国外学生在课堂上所做的)演讲
Ex： The speaker gave an interesting presentation on urban transport.
16. field work 野外考察 实地考察
Ex：Offered by most departments for academic credit, field work enables students to examine the way the theories and the practical experiences of a particular discipline interact.
17. attendance [?'tend?ns] n. 出勤， 上课
Ex： Attendance at lectures is compulsory.
18.skip/miss classes 缺课， 旷课
Ex： He skipped chemistry class three times last month
19. tuition fees 学费
Ex： Many students will not have to pay tuition fees if their financial situation is below a certain level.
20. course syllabus ['sil?b?s] 课程大纲
Ex： Course syllabus lists the course objectives, required reading assignments, examination dates, and other course requirements such as attendance
21. handout ['h?ndaut] n. 讲义
Ex： I e-mailed you about getting the handouts from the class I missed the other day.
22. semester=term [si'mest?] n. 学期
Ex： How many subjects are you studying this semester
23. practicum ['pr?ktik?m] n. 实习科目，实习课
Ex： A practicum is a college course, often in a specialized field of study, that is designed to give students supervised practical application of a previously or concurrently studied theory.
24. placement service 就业办公室
Ex： Placement service is a campus office that provides job listings from local or campus employees and assists students in finding full-time jobs after graduation is a/an
25.take on a part-time job 找兼职工作
Ex： He had taken a part-time job selling all-natural products.
26.transfer [tr?ns'f?:] v 转班， 转学
Ex： I was able to transfer my credits from summer school
27.extension [iks'ten??n] n. 延期
Ex： Donald's been given an extension to finish his thesis
28.examination [ig.z?mi'nei??n] n. 考试
Ex： The examination results will be announced in September.
29.pop quiz 突击考试
Ex： We have a history quiz every Monday.
30.mid-term exam 期中考试
Ex： Alison has a history midterm next week.
31.final exam 期末考试
Ex： The final exam for this class will be on May 21st.
When is your chemistry/French/algebra final?