Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute

Please visit our Covid Response page for info about the CCC&TI response to COVID-19.

Please visit our Covid Response page for info about the CCC&TI response to COVID-19.

New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation is mandatory for all incoming students – even those transferring from other colleges. You will get valuable information about Student Life, Academic Success, Campus Policies and even a Welcome from the President.

Sign Up Today for a Seated or Online Session!

Benefits of Seated Orientation Session

  • Seated sessions will be available on both the Watauga and Caldwell campus
  • Face to Face interactions with Faculty/Staff and other students
  • Enjoy touring campus

New Student Seated Orientation Session

New Student Seated Orientation sessions are held before the start of each semester.
Please check back later for future dates.


Benefits of Online Orientation

  • Flexible and convenient. Start and stop at your leisure
  • Complete at you own pace and reviewing information as needed

Online Orientation

After applying to CCC&TI, you can access Online Orientation at https://nso.cccti.edu.

How to Log In to New Student Orientation:

  • Login to New Student Orientation with your User Name & Password
  • Your user name is first 4 letters of your first name followed by your middle initial followed by the last 5 digits of your student id.
    NOTE: If your first name does not contain 4 letters, use your full name, middle initial, and last 5 of your student id. If you have NO middle initial or name, use your first 4 letters in your first name, and last 5 of your student id.
  • Your password is the capital letter C followed by your full 7 digit student id followed by the * (asterisk symbol)

Here’s what you will learn during orientation (seated or online):

Welcome to CCCTI

  • President’s Welcome
  • Campus Locations

Campus Policies

  • Student ID
  • Parking
  • Weather & Delays
  • Student Safety
  • FERPA
  • Dropping a Class

Academic Success

  • The College Environment
  • Communicating With Your Instructor

Student Life

  • SGA
  • Student Activities
  • Getting Involved!

Student Support Services

  • Enrollment Management
  • Counseling & Advising
  • Financial Aid
  • Academic Support Center
  • … and more!

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact: