New Student Orientation

Congratulations on your acceptance! Although we are not able to see you in person for a New Student Orientation for the Fall 2021 term, we want to make sure you have a great start to your first semester at Georgia Piedmont Technical College (GPTC).

Georgia Piedmont Technical College’s New Student Orientation is delivered online.

Fall 2021 New Student Orientation

Orientation provides new students with important information about the school, and offers the opportunity to meet with an academic and career advisor for advising and registration, pick up your Georgia Piedmont Tech student ID, get a parking decal for your car, learn how to use student email and Blackboard, meet with representatives from financial aid services, and purchase required textbooks and supplies.


Fall 2021 Orientation Dates are:

July 14th – 10:00am

July 20th – 10:00am

July 22nd – 3:00pm

August 10th – 10:00am

August 11th – 3:00pm

August 12th – 10:00am



Register for a New Student Orientation Session here:

Register for Fall 2021 Orientation

Contact an academic and career advisor:

Dekalb Campus
8:00 AM – 5:30 PM

8:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Room A-171
(404) 297-9522 ext. 1109 

Newton Campus

8:00 AM – 5:30 PM

8:00 AM – 2:30 PM
A Building Lobby
(404) 297-9522 ext. 3100