How do I log in to sign-up for an orientation session?

You will select the green Sign up tab next to the NSO session you wish to attend.  Then you will be led to a forms page that you can fill out and submit.

Can I walk-in to an in-person orientation?

You need to register prior to in person on campus events. If you wish to attend and the registration is closed, please email to ask for permission to attend.

Can I bring a guest to the in-person orientation?

Students are limited to one guest for in-person events due to room capacity restraints. Please note that parents/friends might need to wait in the lobby area during the breakout sessions.

When can I arrive for the in-person, on-campus orientation?

You may arrive 30 minutes prior to the start of the session.

What can I expect when I come to the in-person, on-campus orientation?

When you arrive, you will check in with the orientation staff. The schedule will include a welcome presentation which lasts about 75 minutes, a 15 minute break and then a 30 minute breakout session with the Enrollment Advising Teams. There will be an optional registration assistance lab for 90 minutes after the orientation.

Can I arrive late to orientation?

We expect you to attend orientation to prepare for classes. You may complete orientation in-person or online. If you are late, you should plan to supplement your orientation with our self-paced online sessions.

How do I use WebEx?

WebEx is an online meeting tool, similar to Zoom. Cisco WebEx has a number of resources online. We’ve included instructions about how to join a WebEx meeting.

How to join a WebEx Meeting

What should I do if I have issues with my WebEx?

Review the online help materials. You can also search for instructions to troubleshoot your particular issue.

When will I be able to log-on for the live online orientation session?

You can log-in 15 minutes prior to the start of the live session. If you have never used WebEx, please review the instructions provided in your reminder emails. You can also search online for WebEx instructions and additional information.

How do I know what classes are being offered?

We provide a course schedule search for you to review without having to log-in to your student accounts. The course listings are subject to change and updates.
Class Offerings

What is covered during the live online and in-person orientation?

We will introduce you to resources important for your education at Gwinnett Tech. Topics will include campus technology, email, financial aid, registration, and classroom success. A member of your enrollment advising team will present information on how they can help you with class selection, financial aid, and general advising.

I have more questions, where can I get more information?

Please email the Retention Services Team at:

Who is my advisor?

You can find your enrollment advising team on the Gwinnett Tech One Stop page. We have teams of advisors who work with students in like majors. You can select each team to see what majors they serve.
One Stop

Are there going to be on-campus courses? Online courses?

We are offering a number of courses that are being taught on campus, in a hybrid model, and online only. You can review the course schedule to see what classes are being offered and how they are being taught.
Course Schedule

When does registration start?

The academic calendar has all of the start and end dates for registration. Review the academic calendar here:
Academic Calendar

Accommodations or special requests during orientation

For accommodations during your orientation event, please contact the Disabilities Office prior to your orientation to indicate your needs. The office may be reached at 678-226-6672 or you may contact the support contact assigned to each campus.

Lawrenceville Campus:
Lisa Richardson
Special Populations Coordinator

Alpharetta-North Fulton Campus:
Juan Wilson
Student Support Coordinator