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.
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 n. 个别指导
Ex: Small group tutorials are used to discuss problems which come up in lectures.
6. deadline n. 最后期限，截止时间
Ex: There's no way I can meet that deadline.
7. overdue 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 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 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 n. 签字，签名
Ex: Each child must obtain the signature of his or her parents
11.thesis n. 毕业论文
Ex: a master's/doctoral thesis on the effects of global warming
12.dissertation n. 论文
Ex: He wrote his dissertation on an obscure 16th-century poet.
13.course n. 课程
Ex: compulsory/required/mandatory course; elective course, optional course;
foundation course， introductory course， intermediate level course， advanced course 13.elective n. 选修科目
Ex: She took three electives last term.
14. option n. 选修科目
Ex: She is taking French as an option next year
15.presentation 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 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 课程大纲
Ex: Course syllabus lists the course objectives, required reading assignments, examination dates, and other course requirements such as attendance