Isothermal Community College

Office of Admissions

New Student Orientation

Exterior of Foundation building

Orientation will provide students with the knowledge necessary to successfully navigate their first semester at Isothermal Community College. Orientation is mandatory for new curriculum students. 

Fall 2017 Orientation

Chose between Face-to-Face Orientation or Online Orientation 

Face-to-Face Orientation:

  • August 17, 2017 Morning Session form 9:30 am to noon; Evening Session from 5:30-8 p.m.
  • Check-in begins at 30 minutes prior to the sessions at the Foundation Performing Arts Center with an expo of clubs and academic departments 
  • Students may indicate a guest when completing their RSVPs on Eventbrite, button on right

Online Orientation:

  • Access anytime on Patriot Port
  • Use your student email and ID number to receive credit for completing

Topics include:

  • Educational Planning: What's the Goal and the Plan?
  • Financial Aid:  How to Keep It. 
  • Need to Know:  Safety, Consumer Information and Student Handbook, Campus Resources, and Getting Started
  • Technology:  How Its Useful

To request accomodations, please contact the Office of Accessibility at 828-395-1732 at least two weeks prior to the event. 


Group of new students on tour