Orientation Information

New Student Orientation

Students officially admitted to Rhodes State College should make plans to attend a new student orientation session. At orientation students will:

  • Learn how to be a successful student
  • Meet other new Rhodes State College students
  • Meet with an academic advisor and register for classes

Orientation is recommended for all entering new students. Each orientation lasts approximately 3 hours.

RSVP for New Student Orientation

Upcoming Orientation Dates

Students starting Summer or Fall semester (Summer students should attend one of the first 2 dates listed below)

  • Wednesday April 22, 5:30 p.m. (students with majors/programs in Nursing Division, Business and Public Service Division)
  • Friday, May 1, 9 a.m. (students with majors/programs in Allied Health Division, Information Technology Division, Engineering Technology Division, Arts and Sciences Division and Undecided students)
  • Friday, May 22, 9 a.m. (students with majors/programs in Nursing Division, Business and Public Service Division)
  • Thursday, May 28, 1 p.m. (students with majors/programs in Allied Health Division, Information Technology Division, Engineering Technology Division, Arts and Sciences Division and Undecided students)                                           
  • Thursday, June 18, 1 p.m. (students with majors/programs in Nursing Division, Business and Public Service Division)
  • Friday, June 26, 9 a.m. (students with majors/programs in Allied Health Division, Information Technology Division, Engineering Technology Division, Arts and Sciences Division and Undecided students)
  • Friday, July 17, 9 a.m. (students with majors/programs in Nursing Division, Business and Public Service Division)
  • Monday, July 27, 1 p.m.  (students with majors/programs in Allied Health Division, Information Technology Division, Engineering Technology Division, Arts and Sciences Division and Undecided students)
  • Tuesday, August 4, 1 p.m. (students with majors/programs in Nursing Division, Business  and Public Service Division)
  • Wednesday, August 12, 5:30 p.m. (students with majors/programs in Allied Health Division, Information Technology Division, Engineering Technology Division, Arts and Sciences Division and Undecided students)                        

To find the division of your intended academic program, please click here. Remember, you must attend an orientation that corresponds to your academic program/major or certificate.