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New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation is for all new students. It’s the best way to get all of the information you will need to begin and complete your educational journey at Technical College of the Lowcountry. We are pleased to now offer a Virtual Orientation Session for students unable to attend face to face.


 **Registration for New Student Orientation is now OPEN**


You’ll be able to choose from the following:




  • Beaufort Campus-Wednesday, May 18th-Sign-In and Tour  from 5:30-6:00pm, Orientation will begin at 6:00pm
  • New River Campus-Thursday, May 19th-Sign-In from 5:45-6:00pm, Orientation will begin at 6:00pm
  • Beaufort Campus-Wednesday, July 27th-Sign-In and Tour from 5:00pm-5:30pm, Orientation will begin at 5:30pm
  • Beaufort Campus-Wednesday, August 3rd-Sign-In and Tour from 5:00pm-5:30pm, Orientation will begin at 5:30pm
  • New River Campus-Thursday, July 28th-Orientation begins at 5:00pm
  • New River Campus-Thursday, August 4th-Orientation begins at 5:00pm
  • Hampton Campus-Wednesday, August 3rd-Orientation begins at 10:00am


  • Virtual Orientation
    We are now offering an online orientation for students not able to attend one of our on-campus New Student Orientations and for our Distance Learners. When using the registration link, make sure to choose the “Online Session” as the Orientation you will be attending. A TCL Admissions Representative will be contacting you shortly with directions on how to attend your Online Orientation through the email address you provide.


Orientation will include:

  • Financial Aid Information
  • Campus Tour: Get to know your TCL campus! You’ll learn about the Tutoring Center, Learning Resource Center, Division buildings, classrooms, the Bookstore and Student Center. You’ll also have a chance to get your TCL Student ID and Parking Decal!
  • Academic Advisor and Program Evaluation Overview
  • WebAdvisor & Student Email Information Session

HAve questions?

Please contact Alison Cadmus at 843-525-8356  acadmus@tcl.edu.

Make sure you're ready for orientation!

Make sure you have registered for classes. Need help? Contact Ashley Faubion at 843-470-8405, 843-525-8207 or afaubion@tcl.edu