Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute

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!

Attend Orientation In Person

Benefits of In Person Orientation

  • In person orientation is available on both the Watauga and Caldwell campus before the start of each semester.
  • Face to Face interactions with Faculty/Staff and other students
  • Enjoy touring campus

In Person Orientation Sessions

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

Fall Orientation Schedule Date Time Schedule Link
Caldwell Campus (Hudson) Tuesday, 8/16/2022 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Schedule HERE
Caldwell Campus (Hudson) Tuesday, 8/16/2022 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. Schedule HERE
Watauga Campus (Boone) Monday, 8/15/2022 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. Schedule HERE

Complete Orientation Online

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 Login Instructions

After applying to CCC&TI and receiving your CCC&TI Username and Password, 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 Caldwell followed by your full 7 digit student ID.
    For example, if your ID is 0012588 your initial password is Caldwell0012588.

Here’s what you will learn during orientation (in person 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: