Orientation is a future Jag's first step in joining the Augusta University community. At orientation, you will connect with campus resources, learn the culture of Jaguar Nation & leave confident and excited about your first day here at AU!
The process for registering for your Orientation experience is below, please read the instructions & check your Augusta University email for instructions.
You will need to activate your Admission Status Portal account (& submit your enrollment deposit if required) before you will have access to register for your Orientation.
Registration has opened for Summer & Fall 2021 entry students!
*All registration fees are non-refundable.
Our registration fee covers the cost of all aspects of the orientation program.
Each student must have registered for a spot at Jaguar Nation Orientation & Welcome
If you have any trouble registering, please contact New Student & Family Transitions at 706-737-1610 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
You may experience some new terminology throughout the Jaguar Nation Orientation & Welcome website, so please visit the Glossary of College Terms to assist you through this process.
Prior to attending your session, you can download the Guidebook app to access your Orientation Schedule!
If you need to access the schedule to print, please see below for your session type and click on it to download the PDF for printing.
|In-Person Orientation||Honors In-Person Orientation|
|Virtual Orientation||Honors Virtual Orientation||Professional Scholars Virtual Orientation|
Please click on the dropdown options below for more detailed information regarding Orientation.
Will I receive a confirmation?
Yes! You will receive two confirmations: one confirmation with your Jaguar Nation Orientation & Welcome session date and registration information and the other confirmation will confirm payment.
Can my money be refunded?
Jaguar Nation Orientation & Welcome fees (both student and guest) are non-refundable. Deciding not to attend Augusta University or having your admission rescinded due to poor academic performance does not qualify to receive a refund.
How do I register for classes?
After registering for the required orientation for all newly admitted students, a New Jag Survey will be sent to your Augusta University email address. Once you have completed this survey, it will be sent to your academic adviser & they will reach out to you to help you schedule your courses.
Summer Entry Students will participate in a Virtual Orientation Platform via Desire to Learn (D2L)
Complete the Online Orientation Module through D2L- this course will be assigned to you within 2 business days after registering & paying for your orientation.
Jaguar Transition Days - Come take care of business before classes begin (Registration is required for these events)
Orientation for fall entry students is being offered both in-person and virtually.
Please note students must complete their online welcome to hold their orientation
date; failure to complete the online welcome will require rescheduling of orientation
Virtual Dates: 9am-noon hosted on Microsoft Teams
In-Person Dates: 9AM-4PM. Please note space will be limited to 100 individuals due to COVID guidelines.
Check back in September for more information regarding Spring Entry 2022!