EGSC Frequently Asked Questions

Orientation FAQ

Orientation FAQ

Do you have a F2F or Virtual Orientation program?

We have gone Virtual! East Georgia State College has designed an enhanced Online Orientation experience as your first step in joining the EGSC community!  The modules will introduce you to the all the services at East Georgia, answer questions, provide guidance, as well as offering a reference point for access to information at any time.

How do I attend Orientation?

All accepted students are sent a lettter and an email to their student myEGSC account, with instructions on how to access the modules. Orientation information is posted on the Accepted Students website and it can also be accessed at Simply create your account and enjoy your Orientation experience!

Parents and supporters are welcome to create an account if they wish, in order to provide further assistance nin your student experience.

How do I get my schedule?

New students are not permited to register themselves for classes at this time, nor are they permitted to directly reach out to their advisor. Students have holds placed on their account to prevent registration in order to ensure that they are completing Orientation prior to registration. 

After completing all of the modules, there is a slide for pre-Registration that has a link to complete the pre-Registration survey that must be filled out and submitted. Based on the answers given on the survey, our Advisement team will create a custom schedule which will then be emailed directly to the student. 

Does EGSC charge an orientation fee? What does the orientation fee cover?

Yes. The $25 orientation fee encompasses not only your orientation experience but also covers virtual programs, course advising, and miscellaneous  resources for your virtual expericence.

The orientation fee is billed with your tuition and other fees, and financial aid can be used to cover this expense.

Is online Orientation required?

Yes, all incoming first-year and transfer undergraduate students are required to complete online orientation before enrolling at EGSC.

Where can I find more information about finding a place to live off-campus?

Thinking of living off-campus?

For Swainsboro students please visit here to view available properties in the area.

For Augusta and Statesboro students, please visit here to view area options.

How do I obtain information about residency for tuition purposes?

Please visit the following website: University System of Georgia Residency Policy.

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