New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation is the Wednesday before each fall and spring semester from 6 to 8 PM in the Benny Benson Building 128-130.

New Student Orientation (NSO) is required for first-time freshmen and high school students taking Kodiak College courses and transfer students are also welcome to attend. Incoming students will meet Kodiak College faculty and staff, learn about the support options available, and  tips on how to be a successful college student. Students who participate in New Student Orientation (NSO) will:

  • Develop a sense of belonging and connection (self-advocacy and self-efficacy) to Kodiak College.     

  • Demonstrate they can successfully navigate university technology 

  • Identify financial aid and other support services at Kodiak College.

  • Name the top five college success tips.