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Welcome to Anne Arundel Community College! Get the information you need to ease your transition into college and prepare yourself for academic, social and personal success. Learn about programs of study, academic workshops, math and writing help, student life, clubs, leadership, internships and more.

Attendance is required for all new, first-time students.

The sessions below are for new students
unless otherwise specified.

  • July 30, 6 PM
  • August 4, 1 PM - For students in the Jump Start/ECAP program
  • August 6, 9 AM
  • August 12, 5 PM - For Military and Veteran students
  • August 13, 1 PM
  • August 13, 6 PM - For new students who are balancing work, family and academic responsibilities
  • August 16, 10 AM - Held at Arundel Mills
  • August 16, 1 PM - Held at Arundel Mills
  • August 18, 9 AM 
  • August 18, 1 PM
  • August 22, 9 AM
  • August 22, 1 PM

Please make sure you are signing up for a session that is appropriate for your needs.

You will receive a confirmation email with location and further instructions.  All sessions will be held on the Arnold campus, with the exception of the August 16th sessions which will be held at Arundel Mills.

We also have additional opportunities for new students once you have completed your orientation!

Service Learning Day with Anne Arundel County Recreation and Parks

July 28th

Are you interested in ways to give back to your community? Volunteer and participate in our service learning experience as we help clean up a park in Anne Arundel county.

Kayaking Trip

July 31st

Join us as we take a guided 2 hour educational tour of Annapolis in kayaks!

These activities are free to new students who have completed their New Student Orientation. You must sign up in advance due to a limited number of available spots. Email for more information or to sign up!

We look forward to seeing you on campus this summer!

Contact Student Services at 410-777-2888 or