New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation is a fun and interactive way to learn about programs of study, academic and student support resources, transferring to a four-year institution, and student life.

New Student Orientation is a program for all students with no prior college or university enrollment (excluding dual enrollment). As a new student, you are required to attend a New Student Orientation session. Orientation sessions are offered at both the Hampton and Historic Triangle campuses. 

Orientation Checklist

During Orientation

  • Receive academic advising for your first semester
  • Register for classes and obtain class schedule
  • Participate in sessions on navigating the Student Information System (SIS), financial aid/veteran services, and tuition payment
  • Participate in a campus tour

After Orientation

Upcoming Orientation Sessions

How to Sign-up

  1. Select one orientation date listed below
  2. Click the link for the chosen date
  3. Complete the registration form
  4. Arrive on time to your scheduled registered orientation session