New Student Orientation

We can't wait for you to begin your Dalton State journey! Your next step after being accepted is to register for Orientation! Orientation is required for all new students excluding transient and online students. On this day, you will register for classes for your first semester. You will also have the chance to hear from important departments and resources on campus ranging from academic support, student life, health and wellness, and  more!

Orientation Checklist

Pre-Orientation Checklist

The more prepared you are for your orientation session the better your experience will be. Click below to see how you can get ready for the big day. 

Register for Orientation

Register for Orientation

If you've been officially accepted as a Dalton State Roadrunner, you can now register for orientation. Click below to begin registration. 

Camp Mashburn

Camp Mashburn

Camp Mashburn is an optional overnight experience that gives incoming students a chance to experience our Residence Hall the night before orientation!

Rage Days

Rage Days

Rage Days is an optional off-campus overnight retreat for incoming freshman allowing them to connect with other new students, get to know faculty and staff and much more!

Orientation Team

Meet the Orientation Team

Our orientation leaders are thrilled to have you on campus and are eager to show you what it's like to be a Roadrunner. Don't worry, we're friendly and all smiles! 

Contact Us

Name: Katelyn Humphrey