The Graduate College

New Graduate Student Orientation

New graduate students should read this page carefully for full details about graduate student orientation.

Graduate student orientation at N.C. A&T consists of three phases; all three phases are mandatory.

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PHASE 1. Orientation On Demand


*Online resources to help you learn about key campus units and resources

*To complete: go to the ORIENTATION ONDEMAND WEBSITE and view all videos / read all texts 


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PHASE 2. New Graduate Student Welcome Program & Resource Fair


*We are currently planning for an online event. More details will be available soon.

*Pre-registration required

*Date: Monday, August 17, 2020
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

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PHASE 3. Breakout Orientation Sessions for Your Department / Program

*MANDATORY: Specific information for your program of study

*The list of College/Department Orientation Breakout Sessions for Spring 2020 will be posted closer to the event.


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Welcome Week [Fall semester only]

*Range of exciting activities and events during first week of Fall semester

*See the "Best Welcome Week Ever" website for full schedule



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Distance Learners: Additional Information

*Distance learners should also visit for crucial information and resources



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International Students: Additional Information

*International students should also familiarize themselves with the Office of International Affairs and make use of the important resources there.