How to Register for New Student Orientation

Orientation is the time for you to meet other students in your major, schedule classes, and pick up your VCU ID! Don’t put orientation off to the last minute, it is a first come first serve basis on classes! To ensure you get the times and classes you want, come to the earliest orientation you can attend.

Before you register for New Student Orientation, you must accept your VCU admissions offer. You have until May 1 to accept the offer.

Once you are ready to register for NSO, check the NSO checklist. Following the checklist will allow students to register and prepare for orientation making the registration process smooth.

The checklist will guide students to take any necessary placement tests, prepare them to register for courses, get any accommodations prepared (such as hotels), etc.

Accept your offer and get ready to become a ram!