The Week of Orientation and Welcome (WOW) is an event held annually by the UC Davis Division of Graduate Studies. WOW is a week long event designed to introduce new graduate students to life at UC Davis. The orientation includes introductions to many different facets of campus life, such as student insurance, teaching classes, working effectively with your major professor, and work/life balance. Many events involving food, biking, and socializing with other graduate students are also included in WOW, thus making WOW an excellent place to begin your social life at your new school.