Upcoming Orientation Dates

Spring 2018 Orientation Dates

Options for First-year Students, Early College Students, and Transfers

  • *Wednesday, January 10, 2018
  • *Thursday, January 11, 2018 

*Friday, January 12, 2018 will be a back up date for snow cancellations.

Summer 2018 Orientation Dates

Please note that students admitted for summer or fall 2018 can register for Orientation beginning February 1, 2018; students will be prompted to register for one of the date options under the following student types.

*Students should make every effort to attend an earlier Orientation and reserve the August session for others with exceptional circumstances.

**Students admitted for a summer term must attend Orientation prior to the start of their summer session. Students starting in Summer Session 1 will have to attend Orientation on May 25, 2018. Students starting in Summer Session 2 will be directed to register for Orientation on July 2, 2018 but can attend earlier by emailing orientation@appstate.edu to update your date. 

First-year Student Date options (admitted for **summer or fall 2018):

  • May 31-June 1
  • June 4-5
  • June 11-12
  • June 14-15
  • June 18-19
  • June 21-22
  • June 25-26
  • June 28-29
  • *August 16-17

Early College Student Date options (admitted for **summer or fall 2018):

  • May 25
  • May 29
  • June 8
  • July 2
  • *August 15

If you are a freshman from a North Carolina Early College high school, you will be prompted to register for one of our Transfer & Early College Orientation 1-Day sessions. You will be directed to specifically planned Early College sessions related to your first-year student needs while getting the same level of class registration support that we provide for our new transfer students. If you prefer to join us for a traditional 2-day First Year Student session, please email orientation@appstate.edu with your 2-Day date preference.

Transfer Student Date Options (admitted for **summer or fall 2018):

  • May 25
  • May 29
  • June 8
  • July 2
  • *August 15

Welcome Weekend 2018:  August 17-20!


Tentative Spring 2019 Orientation Dates

Options for First-year Students, Early College Students, and Transfers

  • *Wednesday, January 9, 2019
  • *Thursday, January 10, 2019

*Friday, January 11, 2019 will be a back up date for snow cancellations.