All students entering MTC are required to complete orientation. Orientation informs and prepares students for their success at MTC and beyond.

Before Orientation

In order to participate, you must have:

  • Applied to MTC and been accepted
  • Completed your MTC placement tests and have results (Reading, Math, Writing Placement Test)
  • Received your student ID number
  • Sign-up for orientation in your MyMTC account.

What type of student are you?

Current/Continuing Students - a student who is currently attending MTC. Continuing students should schedule an advisement appointment.

First-time students - a student who has never attended a college or university. Freshman students are advised at New Student Orientation.

Transient Student: a student who is currently attending another college and is taking a class at MTC that they want to transfer back to their original institution. Transient students are required to apply to MTC.

Transfer Student: a student who has earned credits from another college or university and is transferring to MTC with the intent to earn a degree, diploma or certificate. Transfer students are required to complete an interactive online orientation.

Orientation FAQs

Do I need to sign-up for orientation on the campus I plan to attend?

No. The content of orientation is the same regardless of the campus or date.

I’ve signed up, now what?

You will receive a confirmation. Please print a copy for your records. You will receive a reminder two to three days prior your date. If your plans changed or you need to update your up status, go back online to manage your account.

What will I learn at orientation?

You will meet with faculty, staff, college officials and meet with current MTC students. You will learn about services and resources. You will be advised and learn how to register your classes.

Can I bring a guest with me?

Yes. We help answer questions and concerns from a family member/guest’s point of view. Due to limited space, please bring up-to two guests. guests must be 18 years of age or older.

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