Tompkins Cortland Community College

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170 North St, P.O. Box 139, Dryden, NY 13053

Regular Hours

Monday, 8:30 a.m.–4 p.m.
Tuesday, 8:30 a.m.–6 p.m.
Wednesday, 8:30 a.m.–3 p.m
Thursday, 9 a.m.–4 p.m
Friday, 8:30 a.m.–4 p.m

Room 101
607.844.6538 (fax)
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Connections for New Students

Welcome Week is your Extended Orientation Activities are for all new and transfer students

Spring 2018 Extended Orientation and Welcome Week activities will begin January 22-23.

Monday, January 22 is Move-in day for new students living on campus.

Tuesday, January 23
is Extended New Student Orientation for all new, transfer, and reinstated students (commuters, adults, and residents).

Spring 2018 courses begin on Wednesday, January 24. The Academic Calendar contains important dates for the semester, including deadlines.

Questions? Email or call 607.844.6580.

Parents, spouses and other sponsors

In addition to activities for students there are programs for parents, spouses and other sponsors.

Welcome Week Schedule

Orientation information and a schedule of events will be mailed in early January to all new students who have already attended Orientation. Students attending Orientation later in January will receive orientation information at their Orientation session.

Please note that the schedule below is tentative and all students will receive a final schedule with detailed information including session locations at Check-in.

New Resident Students living on campus will move in to the Residence Halls on Monday, January 22 between 9 a.m.-1 p.m. There will be required meetings to attend on Monday afternoon and evening. Resident students also have required Welcome Week activities to attend on Tuesday, January 23.

Orientation Check-In will take place on Monday, August 21 from 9:30-9:45 a.m. in the Atrium of the Athletic Facility on the Tompkins Cortland main campus in Dryden.

Many College offices have extended open hours during Orientation and Welcome Week so that you can take care of everything you need prior to the start of classes.

The following schedule is subject to change. Students will receive the final orientation schedule when they check in. Attendance at events marked with * required for new students living in the Tompkins Cortland residence halls.

Monday, January 22

9 a.m. - 1 p.m. New Resident Student Move-In* Check in at the Residence Life Office in Tioga Hall
8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Offices Open - Take Care of Business! Main Building
10 a.m. - 1 p.m. International Student Orientation - Required for all new international students. room 228
1 - 2:30 p.m. Parent, Family, and Sponsor Orientation. For parents, family members, and sponsors of new students living in the residence halls. Tompkins Cortland Connection
1 - 8:30 p.m. Resident Student Extended Orientation and Welcome* Student Center
8:30 p.m. Residence Life Floor Meetings Residence Halls
9 - 11 p.m. Orientation Evening Activity: Game Night Tompkins Cortland Connection

Tuesday, January 23

8:30 - 9 a.m. Adult Student Orientation Check-in Student Center
9 - 10 a.m. Adult Student Orientation For students 24 and older, out of school 5 or more years, and students with children. Student Center
9:45 - 11 a.m. Parent, Family, and Sponsor Orientation. For parents, family members and sponsors of new commuter students Student Center Conference Room
9:30 - 9:45 a.m. Check-In* Get your schedule at check-in.
Arrive early to get a free Tompkins Cortland T-shirt!
Forum (room 163)
10 a.m. - 1 p.m. College Welcome and New Student Convocation*
Welcome to Our Community*
TC3 FYI and Safety at TC3*
Your Health and Success*
Forum (room 163)
1 - 1:45 p.m. Lunch with fellow new students, faculty, and staff
Mini Campus Resource Fair
Forum (room 163)
2 - 3 p.m. Academic Program Meetings* Various Locations
3 - 4 p.m. From College to Career: What's Next? room 215C
3 - 4 p.m.
6 - 7 p.m.
Pathways Orientation - Required for all new Pathways Scholarship Recipients Forum (room 163)
8 p.m. Evening Activities: Movie Night Student Center

Additional Welcome Week events to be announced soon!

* Events marked with this symbol are required for new resident students living on campus.