August 28: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
August 29-30: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Call today to make your appointment to register: 800-735-8418 ext. 2223, or 2270 or (307) 855-2223 or (307) 855-2270
New Student Orientation is your ticket to a great semester at CWC. Earn academic credit while you learn college survival skills. This is a great way to network, find your way around campus, and make new friendships that last a lifetime. Best of all, when classes begin— you're all settled and ready to start.
This class is an alternative to the five-week course offered during the semester. Please be prepared for 2 1/2 intensive days.
Before NSO starts:
- Register for classes if you haven't already!
- Take the Compass exam if you need to.
- New Student Orientation officially begins at 10 a.m. on Wednesday,August 28. Students should check in any time between 8:30-9:30 a.m.
- Weekend activities
- Classes start Tuesday, September 3.
A sample of the sessions offered, include:
- How Not to Act in Class
- How is College Different from High School?
- How Do You Learn Best?
- Help, Assistance, and Campus Resources
- Computer sessions to access your personal student information
- Fulfill your UNST requirement
How do I sign up for New Student Orientation?
Contact an advisor to sign up.
Can I bring anybody?
Students are welcome to bring up to two parent/family members on the morning of Wednesday, January 9. Please make sure to include them on your NSO registration form so we can get an accurate count for lunch.
Call Jason Harris, Academic Advising, 855-2270, or by Email.
Call Lisa, Academic Advising, 855-2223, or by Email.
To register for NSO you must have completed the following:
- Current application for admission.
- Up-to-date official transcripts (high school and college) sent to CWC Registration and Records Office.
- ACT/SAT or Compass test scores**.
At NSO, Discover what CWC has to help you succeed.
- Study skills
- Classroom/instructor expectations
- Instructional technologies
- Time management and stress management
- Student services and resources
- Campus tours
- Fulfills UNST requirement for all degrees
- Friendships lasting a lifetime
Parents are welcome to experience NSO on Wednesday, August 28.
*Must attend all three days to obtain one credit.
** Compass exams are available on campus