Gwinnett Tech is excited to offer live, interactive online orientation sessions for Fall 2020. Each session is 90-minutes long and will include time for questions.

Prior registration is required and each session is limited to 25 participants. Use the same username and password that you used when you applied to Gwinnett Tech. If you are locked out, please see the frequently asked questions for instructions about how to reset your password.

The day prior to your live online orientation you will receive information and instructions about how to connect to the live online orientation session. The notification will include instructions about how to use WebEx, as well as a calendar request for the date/time of your orientation.

Registration for each session closes at least 3 days prior to the start of the session to allow staff to provide you with the meeting details and instructions.

Transfer Students – Please scroll for transfer only orientation sessions developed to help transfer students acclimate to Gwinnett Tech.


All Students

Orientation Date Time Link Registration Ends
11/5/2020 3:30 p.m. – 5 p.m. Register Here 11/1/2020
11/7/2020 9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. Register Here 11/3/2020
11/10/20 9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. Register Here 11/5/20
11/17/20 3:30 p.m. – 5 p.m. Register Here 11/12/20
11/19/20 3:30 p.m. – 5 p.m. Register Here 11/16/20

Transfer Students Only

Orientation Date Time Link Registration Ends
11/10/2020 3:30 p.m. – 5 p.m. Register Here 11/5/2020
11/13/2020 9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. Register Here 11/10/2020

Late Orientation Sessions

These sessions are intended for students who are admitted after the priority registration period.

Orientation Date Time Link Registration Ends
12/5/2020 9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. Register Here 12/1/2020
12/18/2020 9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. Register Here 12/14/2020

What do I do if I get locked out trying to sign-up for orientation?

If you get locked out, please email GTCRecruitment@GwinnettTech.edu with the subject line: Locked Out. Please include your date of birth and the last 4 digits of your social security number in the body of the email. A link to reset the password will be sent to the email.
Students requesting password resets after business hours will receive a password reset the following day.
Gwinnett Tech Recruitment
GTCRecruitment@GwinnettTech.edu
678-226-6751

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

You will use the same username and password that you used when you applied to Gwinnett Tech.

Will there be in-person orientation?

At this time there will not be an in-person option for the spring 2021 session. We are offering live online sessions and our self-paced online only orientation: https://www.gwinnetttech.edu/enrollment/orientation/online/

Can I arrive late to orientation?

Orientation is required of all new students and contains important information for you to be successful in your courses. 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.

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 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. You will have a chance to ask questions about Gwinnett Tech.

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

Can I bring guests?

You can view the live online orientation session with your family members. Students are responsible for signing up for the orientation session.

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
678-226-6691
lrichardson@GwinnettTech.edu

Alpharetta-North Fulton Campus:
Juan Wilson
Student Support Coordinator
470-282-5453
jwilson@GwinnettTech.edu