Future Students

New Student Orientation

Register for an Upcoming New Student Orientation Session
Parent Orientation
In addition to new student orientation, the college also offers Parent and Family Orientation.  Learn how you can help your new college student be successful, understand student privacy rights, faculty expectations and financial aid. Register for upcoming Parent and Family Orientation sessions
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Three students welcoming new students at orientation

Welcome to Anne Arundel Community College!

At new student orientation, you will receive information that will help you transition to AACC and assist you in preparation of academic, social and personal success. You will learn about faculty expectations, academic workshops, tutoring services, student life on campus, clubs, leadership, public safety and more!

Attendance is required for all new, first-time students. Please plan to be present for the entire three hour orientation session.

In order to receive the appropriate information, please sign up for a session that best suits your needs. You only need to attend one session. Click on the link in the upper, right hand corner to register.

July 29th at 10 AM - Any new student may attend this session.

August 1st at 6 PM - This session is for military veterans.

August 4th at 5:30 PM - This session will be held at the Arundel Mills campus.

August 5th at 1 PM - This session is for Jump Start students.

August 6th at 10 AM - This session will be held at the Arundel Mills campus.

August 8th at 10 AM - Any new student may attend this session.

August 10th at 1 PM - Any new student may attend this session.

August 10th at 6 PM - This session is for students who are the first in their family to attend college.  Learn what to expect as a new student, college terminology and how to navigate the college process.

August 15th at 6 PM - This session is for students in a STEM program.

August 16th at 6 PM - This session is for students balancing work, family and academics and would like additional college resource information about time management and student success.

August 22nd at 10 AM - Any new student may attend this session.

August 25th at 1 PM - Any new student may attend this session.

August 26th at 1 PM - Any new student may attend this session. 

You will receive a confirmation email a few days prior to the session with date, time and location.

We look forward to seeing you on campus!