2017 Spring New Student Orientation

Tuesday, January 10

8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. | Orientation Check-in

Springs Student Center, 3rd Floor

Check-in in Springs to receive your Orientation materials and room information.

  • Drop off your bags in your new room and get set up!
  • Go to Campus Police to take your Student ID Card photo and register for your Parking Pass. You’ll find your ID number on your check-in materials
  • If needed, meet with Financial Aid or the Registrar in Smith Administration Building to confirm details for Spring 2017

12 p.m. – 1 p.m. | New Student and Family Lunch

Springs Student Center, 2nd Floor Lobby

Student Life welcomes you to the Presbyterian College family. After this session, we say goodbye to family and guests.

1 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. | Welcome, New Blue Hose

The rest of New Student Orientation will take place in Springs Student Center, 2nd Floor Conference Room

  • Meet Campus Life Staff and other new PC students
  • Get acquainted with the campus through interactive activities

1:30 p.m. – 2 p.m. | Technology at PC

It may be helpful for you to bring your personal laptop or tablet

  • Log in to your personal account to access email, BannerWeb (where you will register for future courses), and other college systems: Moodle, WiFi, Printing, and Library access
  • Meet our Technology support staff and Library staff

2 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. | Honor, Community, Respect

  • Sign the Honor Code, a PC student tradition
  • Learn more about Diversity and Inclusion
  • Hear about our Religious Life and Service opportunities

2:30 p.m. – 3 p.m. | Life on Campus

  • Find out how to get involved on Campus: Student Activities, Fraternity and Sorority Life, and Intramurals
  • Meet some of your Residence Life Staff to hear about living in the Residence Halls and understand some of the Residence Halls conduct policies

3:15 p.m. – 4 p.m. | Academic Success

  • PC offers many academic success resources for you to thrive, Meet our Coordinator for Academic Success and other staff
  • Hear from our Academic Dean about success in the classroom
  • Review academic advising and registration to clarify your class schedule if needed

5 p.m. | Dinner with Resident Assistants & Residence Life Staff