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Welcome to New Student Orientation

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We can’t wait for you to begin your Dalton State journey!

All new DSC students are required to attend Orientation. To register for your session, click below, select your date, and pay the $30 fee. Once you complete your registration, be sure to mark your calendar!

During your Orientation session, you will be registered for classes for your first semester. Classes fill up quickly, so the sooner you can attend, the better! You will also have the opportunity to hear from departments and campus resources that will prepare you for your college experience.

We look forward to you joining the Roadrunner Family… and it all starts at Orientation! Go Roadrunners!

Experience more with Extended Orientation!

Rage Days is an overnight retreat for incoming freshman! This provides an opportunity to meet other new students, get to know faculty and staff members, and have an exciting weekend together before the semester begins! This retreat is held off campus at the Ocoee Retreat Center.

The $100 fee covers the cost of cabin accommodations, transportation, food, and other materials.

Space is limited, reserve your seat today!

Camp Mashburn

Add an Overnight Stay into your Orientation Experience!

Camp Mashburn is an optional overnight experience that gives incoming students a chance to stay in our brand new Residence Hall the night before orientation! Camp Mashburn allows for the opportunity to experience living on campus and meeting new and current Roadrunners. You'll have a fun filled night of activities, which include a Famous Fireside Chat, sno cones, s'mores, and games! To complete your Overnight Experience, you'll have a hot breakfast waiting for you in the Roadrunner Cafe on the morning of your orientation!

If you are interested in Camp Mashburn, simply register for an orientation date with the overnight option!

Camp Mashburn