New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation is required for all students (on-campus and online) who are:

  • Attending college for the first time
  • Attending GTCC for the first time, but have previous college experience
  • Returning to GTCC after an absence of more than two years

New Student Orientation is not required for students who:

  • Have completed a bachelor's degree or higher
  • Are enrolled at GTCC as Special Credit students (taking courses but not completing a program at GTCC)

Every new student must complete Pre-Orientation


Online New Student Orientation is available to students who:

  • Have completed an associate's degree
  • Are exempt from developmental reading and English course work (placed into or completed ENG-111)
  • Are eDegree students or are taking only online courses
  • Please contact the Director, Student Success Center, Keisha Jones, kljones11@gtcc.edu (336) 334-4822 ext. 50169for more information..

Eligible students will see the option to register for Online New Student Orientation on the New Student Orientation registration site.

After successful completion of the Online New Student Orientation exam, please allow up to one business day for your orientation hold to be removed. You may register for classes only after the orientation hold has been removed from your student account.

Fax the DAS Office

  • Email the DAS Office at: das@gtcc.edu,
  • Call the DAS Main Line at: (336) 334-4822 ext. 50157
  • Fax the DAS Office at: (336) 819-2030

Please include the following information with your requests:

  • Your full name.
  • Student ID# (if you have one)
  • Contact phone number
  • A brief statement detailing the nature of your question/request.

Spring/Summer 2015 Orientation Dates

To start your process, please go to the following website http://success.gtcc.edu. Registration for Spring 2015 will begin in November.

JAMESTOWN CAMPUS
Date Time Location Program
10/2/14 1-5pm MCC 043, 045, 047 All Programs
10/7/14 9-1pm MCC 043, 045, 047 All Programs
10/9/14 9-1pm MCC 043, 045, 047 Business & Health
10/21/14 1-5pm MCC 043, 045, 047 Transportation, Arts & Sciences, PS
10/23/14 9-1pm MCC 043, 045, 047 All Programs
10/28/14 9-1pm MCC 043, 045, 047 Public Safety, Welding, Transp, CJC
10/30/14 9-1pm MCC 043, 045, 047 Business, Health, Arts & Sciences
11/4/14 9-1pm MCC 043, 045, 047 Public Safety, Welding, Transp, CJC
11/6/14 2-6pm MCC 043, 045, 047 Business, Arts & Sciences
11/11/14 9-1pm MCC 043, 045, 047 Health & Transportation
11/13/14 9-1pm MCC 043, 045, 047 Welding, CJC, Public Safety, A&S
11/18/14 1-5pm MCC 043, 045, 047 All Programs
11/25/14 9-1pm MCC 043, 045, 047 All Programs
12/2/14 9-1pm AT 120, 125, 115, AT 146/147 (lab) All Programs
12/4/14 9-1pm AT 120, 125, 115, AT 146/147 (lab) All Programs
12/13/14 8-12pm AT 120, 125, 115, AT 146/147 (lab) All Programs
(Saturday)
12/16/14 9-1pm AT 120, 125, 115, AT 146/147 (lab) All Programs
1/6/15 9-1pm HT 103, 105, 140, 207 (lab) All Programs

GREENSBORO CAMPUS
Date Time Location Program
10/1/14 1-5pm CEC 152A,B and 218 (lab) All Programs
10/8/14 9-1pm CEC 152A,B and 218 (lab) All Programs
10/22/14 2-6pm CEC 152A,B and 218 (lab) ICET
10/29/14 9-1pm CEC 152A,B and 218 (lab) Arts & Sciences, Paralegal, ICET
11/5/14 9-1pm CEC 152A,B and 218 (lab) Paralegal, ICET
11/12/14 2-6pm CEC 152A,B and 218 (lab) ICET
11/19/14 9-1pm CEC 152A,B and 218 (lab) Arts & Sciences, Paralegal, ICET
12/3/14 2-6pm CEC 152A,B and 218 (lab) All Programs
12/10/14 9-1pm CEC 152A,B and 218 (lab) All Programs
12/17/14 9-1pm CEC 216, 219, and 229 (lab) All Programs

HIGH POINT CAMPUS
Date Time Location Program
10/6/14 9-1pm H4, 203A, B All HP Programs and Arts & Sci
10/20/14 9-1pm H4, 203A, B All HP Programs and Arts & Sci
10/27/14 9-1pm H4, 203A, B All HP Programs & Arts & Sci
11/10/14 1-5pm H4, 203A, B All HP Programs
11/24/14 9-1pm H4, 203A, B All HP Programs & Arts & Sci
12/15/14 1-5pm H4, 203A, B All Programs

AVIATION CAMPUS
Date Time Location Program
10/16/14 1-5pm Aviation Center, AV1, Room 141 Aviation
11/20/14 1-5pm Aviation Center, AV1, Room 141 Aviation
12/11/14 1-5pm Aviation Center, AV1, Room 141 Aviation

Last update 09/17/2014