Please review the information on this page in preparation for New Student Orientation. Students who have additional questions should contact New Student Orientation by calling 678-891-2380 or by email.
Students will learn about campus resources, connect with their peers and register for classes at New Student Orientation. Please note that the program will last approximately three hours. If students who leave early or miss their session, it could impact their ability to schedule classes.
Students may bring up to two guests with them to New Student Orientation. Students should also bring a government issued identification card (e.g., driver’s license) with them. Students should make sure to you arrive at least 30 minutes in advance for check in, so that they do not lose their seat.
Students needing disability assistance should contact Disability Services.
Morning and afternoon sessions are available for some of the dates listed.
Students may attend orientation on any of the Perimeter College campuses. Due to availability, students may have to attend an orientation at a different location from the campus where they plan to attend classes.
Students should check their PAWS account for available orientation sessions. Those not listed have not yet been made available or are full to capacity. The dates listed below are for students who will be taking classes during the spring 2018 semester only.
|Wednesday, November 8||Clarkston (Express Sessions)|
|Friday, November 10||Dunwoody (Express Sessions)|
|Wednesday, November 15||Newton (Express Sessions - 9 a.m. only)|
|Wednesday, December 6||Clarkston (Express Sessions)|
|Friday, December 8||Alpharetta (Express Sessions)|
|Monday, December 11||Decatur (Express Sessions)|
|Tuesday, December 12||Dunwoody (Express Sessions)|
|Wednesday, December 13||Decatur (Express Sessions)|
|Friday, December 15||Dunwoody (Express Sessions)|
|Tuesday, December 19||Clarkston (Express Session - 9 a.m. only)|
|Thursday, January 4||Clarkston (Express Sessions)|
|Friday, January 5||Dunwoody (Accelerated Sessions)|
|Monday, January 8||Clarkston (Accelerated Sessions)|
Parking is available free of charge in any parking lot on each campus. For directions to each campus, click on the location below or use the address for GPS directions.
Students should arrive at least 30 minutes prior to check in and receive an orientation ticket. Late arrivals may miss check in and be required to register for another session.