Open House: New Student Orientation Planned

Obtain the information you need for a seamless start to college this fall!

Dyersburg State Community College (DSCC) will host several orientation events in July and August before the upcoming fall semester. All new students are required to attend an orientation event. They may complete this requirement either in person or by using the online orientation option located inside their MyDSCC portal. Students should be reminded that fall semester classes begin Aug. 28.

New student orientation will be held at the Jimmy Naifeh Center at Tipton County Tuesday, July 11, and Thursday, Aug. 10, from 2-4 p.m. Orientation will be held at the Dyersburg campus Tuesday, July 18 and Aug. 8, from 2-4 p.m., and at the Gibson County Center Tuesday, Aug. 15, from 2-4 p.m.

Adult student orientation will be held at the Jimmy Naifeh Center at Tipton County Tuesday, July 11, from 5:30-7:30 p.m., and the Dyersburg campus Tuesday, July 18, from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Students will be able to meet with advisors and instructors, get information about financial aid, tour the campus, learn about academic programs offered, obtain student IDs and parking passes, and learn about student life and organizations. Students, parents and legal guardians are welcome to attend.

The adult orientations will be focused on helping adult students ease into college. An adult student coordinator will be on hand to answer any questions they have about going back to school. Assistance with registration, online classes, financial aid and advising will also be available.

For more information, please contact Sherry Baker at 731-286-3242 or sdbaker@dscc.edu or Rebecca Reeves at 731-288-7514 or reeves@dscc.edu.

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