Spring 2016 Mandatory for "First Time in College"
New Student Orientation
New Student Orientation is now mandatory for first time in college students.
A first time in college student is defined as a new student that after graduating from high school or receiving a GED, has not previously attended a college or university.
(Transfer students, transient students,
Spring 2016 enrolling dual credit or concurrent credit high school students
DO NOT attend orientation).
WCJC Mandatory New Student Orientation is offered by your WCJC campus staff to help new students be as successful as possible at college. Our goal is to answer your questions, put your fears to rest and help you get started on the right foot. We know that students who attend our orientation programs have a greater level of academic success and continue in college in greater numbers than those students that dont attend.
Orientation sessions are approximately 3 hours long and will include:
- Building your plan to reach your academic goal.
- Learning how to select the right classes to reach your goal.
- Hands on training with WCJC's registration program.
- Information you need to be successful at WCJC.
- OPPORTUNITY FOR EARLY REGISTRATION FOR SPRING 2016 COURSES!
Please review the information below. All items below must be cleared
prior to your attendance at New Student Orientation. It is strongly
recommended that the below items be cleared a minimum of 2 weeks prior
to your New Student Orientation date and time.
1. Have you completed and submitted an application
If you did not receive a letter or e-mail from WCJC
indicating receipt of your application, then verify it by contacting
the Office of Admission and Registration. The application for
admission may take up to 90 hours to process. Click here for
2. Have you started your financial aid process
? Please be aware that priority deadlines exist for financial
Submit your financial aid application and scholarship applications
as early as possible.
Financial Aid information
3. Have you requested a final high school
transcript with date of graduation and testing scores, or requested
a copy of your GED and verified with the Office of Admission and
Registration that they have been received?
4. If you were NOT exempt from taking a placement test, have you
taken your TSI placement test?
5. Have you fulfilled any requirements for holds
that may be on your student account, such as any residency holds, or
a hold for the meningitis
Bacterial meningitis info and form
SEATING IS LIMITED.