New student Orientation is a time when you will be given information about Appalachian's academic requirements, general education courses, and many useful resources to help you become a knowledgeable and successful student. You will have time to learn more about your major or begin the process of exploring majors.
Spring Orientation is a required 1-day program for all new first-year, early college and transfer students.
Parents register separately.
- Orientation Steps to Complete
- Planning for your January Orientation Session (including schedule of events)
Spring 2018 Orientation Date options for First-year Students
- *Wednesday, January 10, 2018
- *Thursday, January 11, 2018
*In the event of cancellation for inclement weather, Friday, January 12, 2018 will be our make-up Orientation date. Please tentatively reserve this date on your planning calendar.