New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation is required for all students (on-campus and online) who are:

  • Attending college for the first time
  • Attending GTCC for the first time, but have previous college experience
  • Returning to GTCC after an absence of more than two years

New Student Orientation is not required for students who:

  • Have completed a bachelor’s degree or higher
  • Are enrolled at GTCC as Special Credit students (taking courses but not completing a program at GTCC)

Steps to Complete the Orientation Process

About 48 hours after completing your application in step 2, you will be able to activate your GTCC Titan AccountPlease check your personal email to obtain your GTCC email address or contact Check your email for your initial password.


Once you have activated your Student Account (Titan Account), complete the online Orientation.  This is a short welcome and introduction to GTCC. 


Once you’ve completed orientation, the next step is to sign up for your First Advising session. You will learn how to register for classes, get information about resources that are available at GTCC, and work with a Student Success Coach to develop your college plan.

For advising, you can either walk in and wait or use QLess to hold your place in line. Appointments are usually 30-45 minutes.

Choose one of these options:

  1. Walk in on a first-come, first-served basis at one of these campuses:
    • Jamestown Campus
      Medlin Campus Center, Room 3100
      601 E. Main St., Jamestown

    • Greensboro Campus: 
      CEC, Room 132
      3505 E. Wendover Ave., Greensboro

    • High Point Campus: 
      H1, Room 122
      901 S. Main Street High Point

      8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday
      Note: We strongly encourage students to arrive 30-45 before the end of the business day.

  2. Use QLess Virtual Line to hold your place in line until someone can see you.


Questions? Call us at 336-334-4822, ext. 0. We're open 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday, or email us at