New Student Orientation

Take a big step to a successful college career...

attend a New Student Orientation.

You've applied to ACC, the first step towards realizing your dreams. Now let us help you ACHIEVE MORE.  New Student Orientation will speed your transition to college by providing the information and resources needed to begin classes at ACC. 

 In New Student Orientation, we explain the enrollment process, identify resources to support your academic achievement, familiarize you with your rights and responsibilities and answer all your questions. 

Before attending an orientation session, you must complete the Accuplacer test or submit your SAT/ACT scores to the Testing Center. There is a fee associated with taking the ACCUPLACER. If your ACT/SAT scores place you below college level courses, you will need to take the accuplacer exam.

 Please do the following before attending an Orientation:

  1. Review the registration checklist.
  2. If you are a Colorado resident sign up for the College Opportunity Fund (COF),
  3. Begin your Financial Aid Application (FAFSA) at  http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/. if you plan to apply for Financial Aid:
  4. Activate and view your student email through myACC  (See your Admissions Acceptance Notification for instructions).

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If you live out-of-state or can't attend a New Student Orientation in person, contact the Student Affairs Office at orientation@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5668.