SECTION 400 – STUDENT AFFAIRS
416 ORIENTATION POLICY AND PROCEDURE
It is mandatory for all new students entering Georgia Perimeter College to
participate in orientation prior to
class registration. Hereafter,
the term “new student” will mean any person who has not attended
Students taking all of their classes online will participate in online orientation.
l. The college-wide Orientation Planning Committee will confirm campus orientation dates for the academic year.
ll. The Orientation Team at each location will implement orientation each semester.
III. Newly admitted students will be notified about orientation.
IV. All new International Students holding an F-1 (student) visa are required to
attend an International Student Information meeting in addition to Orientation.
These students will be notified separately by International Student Admissions
and Advising of the date, time, and location of these meetings.
V. In order to participate in orientation, students must have fulfilled all placement testing requirements.
Approved by the CAB (11/19/98)
Revised by Student Affairs Advisory Council (9/21/05)
Approved by President’s Advisory Board (10/26/05)
Revised by Student Affairs Advisory Council (7/23/08)
Approved by President’s Advisory Board (1/27/09)