Orientation is a required program for all new undergraduate students. Orientation allows new students to get a feel for campus, meet with an academic advisor and other faculty, and finalize their first semester class schedules.

To find details and Orientation steps, click on the block that best describes you (first-year, early-college, transfer, international, or parents/family).

University College Academic Advising and Orientation introduces students to the University's academic and co-curricular opportunities. We advise and collaborate with students as they navigate the curriculum and develop their educational plans.  


Apply to be an AppOL Corps leader!  Applications will be available January 23, 2018 through February 15, 2018.  

Mountaineer Mail

Start checking your Mountaineer Mail (Gmail) today!  Learn how to set up your Mountaineer Mail (Gmail).

Additional Programming

Apply to participate in the Trailhead Academy.  Trailhead Academy is an ON-CAMPUS summer leadership program.  
Register for First Ascent!  First Ascent is a wilderness orientation program for new students facilitated by Appalachian’s Outdoor Programs.