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New Student Orientation

 Providing the positive first step in the transition for incoming first year students.

All new students at SUNY Jefferson will learn how to be successful both in and out of the classroom, and about all the services and resources that are provided to all students on and off campus. New students will have the opportunity to meet new and returning students who will assist you in making the most of your college experience at SUNY Jefferson!

Upcoming Orientation Dates:

Your New Student Orientation will consist of the following components:

  • Please call 315-786-6597 or email to register for an upcoming orientation.
  • Welcome Session
  • Academic and Classroom Expectations
  • A Variety of Workshops to attend
  • Parent Sessions
  • Opportunities to Take a Campus Tour
  • Lunch is provided

New Student Orientation Expectations:

  • We have found this orientation is needed to provide you with everything you need to make your transition to Jefferson a success. This will also allow you time to get your student ID, verify financial aid and get all of your questions answered before you begin classes

Mission Statement:

  • Facilitating the transition of incoming first-year students, transfer students and their families to Jefferson Community College
  • Raising student self-awareness of their goals and expectations of campus life
  • Initiating the integration of students into the intellectual, cultural, and social climate of Jefferson Community College and the surrounding community

Goals for New Student Orientation:

  • Enhance students' experiences at Jefferson and embrace a "student first" approach
  • Expand students' knowledge regarding what it is like to be a college student at Jefferson
  • Strengthen student understanding of instructional technology programs at Jefferson
  • Enhance students' ability to identify campus resources available to support them in their success at Jefferson


*For additional information, please contact New Student Services at 315-786-6597. 

Welcome to Jefferson!!