Orientation

Student walking across the bridge by the East Campus library.
Make sure to check your SPAM/JUNK folder for emails regarding orientation and registration.

Office Hours

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

8am - 4:30pm

Virtual:
8am - 4:30pm

Virtual:
8am - 4:30pm

Virtual:
8am - 4:30pm
Virtual:
8am - 4:30pm
CLOSED

Please see steps below for completing the online orientation.

Ready to Register? Start Here!

The New Student Orientation team is excited you have chosen Century College and wants to welcome you to the Wood Duck community! We are here to help you with your transition to college life and ensure you have everything you need for the first day.

Orientation Steps

At Century, every new student is required to complete orientation before registering for courses. Follow the steps below to get started on your academic journey at Century College.

  1. Complete the New Student Orientation. Click on the semester below that you plan to start. Currently, orientation is only online; there are no on-campus sessions.

Summer 2022 Orientation

You must be in our system for Summer Semester 2022.

  • Click here to login to the college's D2L Brightspace.
  • Next, click on Sign on with StarID.
  • After you log in to D2L Brightspace, on the left side under My Courses click on New Student Orientation Summer 2022.
  • It is best to view the orientation in Chrome, Firefox or Safari browsers.

After completing your orientation you will receive an email in 1-3 business days letting you know your next steps for registering.

Fall 2022 Orientation

Fall orientation is now open!

Please check your acceptance email for a link to complete it (check your actual SPAM/Junk folder if you don’t see your acceptance email in your inbox).  If you have not received an acceptance email, please contact the Admissions Office to inquire on your application status, admissions@century.edu or 651-773-1700, option 5 to speak with an Admissions staff member.

If you have any questions regarding the new student orientation process, please email centuryorientation@century.edu (make sure to include your student ID or StarID in your email).

Fall 2022 PSEO Orientation

Fall orientation is now open!

Please check your acceptance email for a link to complete it (check your spam/junk folder if you don’t see your acceptance email in your inbox).  If you have not received an acceptance email, please contact the Admissions Office to inquire on your application status, admissions@century.edu or 651-773-1700, option 5 to speak with an Admissions staff member.

If you have any questions regarding the new student orientation process, please email centuryorientation@century.edu (make sure to include your student ID or StarID in your email).

Also, please view the following for additional information specific to PSEO students.

Spring 2023 Orientation

Spring 2023 orientation is not available.

Spring 2023 PSEO Orientation / Videos

Spring 2023 orientation is not available.

 

  1. Make sure course placement is on file with the college as you will need this to register for courses. This could include transfer course work, high school transcripts, and/or ACT, SAT, or MCA scores. Visit the Testing Center page for information on course placement.
  2. Once you have completed orientation, meet with your Orientation Advisor for course advisement. Review the instructions for setting up your Zoom appointment with your Orientation Advisor.
  3. When you know what courses you need, use this Registration Guide to register.
     
  4. Once you have registered for courses, review the Semester Checklist to make sure you have all your ducks in a row before the semester begins.

*If you are experiencing issues with logging into your myCentury, please contact the Student Help Line at 651-779-3295, or studenthelp@century.edu.

Please note: Visiting students and students who have previously attended Century (excluding concurrent enrollment and continuing education), you do not have to complete orientation. However, you do have access to the New Student Orientation in D2L Brightspace to view the information if you wish.

More Information

Technology Help

Need help with technology? Here are some resources.

Admitted Student Days - Everything You Need to Know to be a Wood Duck!

Still have questions after you have registered for courses? Stop in to one of our open house style Admitted Student Days where staff from Financial Aid, Transfer Student Services, Testing Center, Advising/Counseling, Bookstore, Admissions, Library, Student Life and more will be available to answer any questions you have. We want to make sure you are set to start your first semester at Century.

These events will be held on our West Campus. Check your email for more information from our Admissions Office. Any questions regarding the event can be directed to admissions@century.edu.

May 12, 3-6pm
June 15, 1-4pm
July 12, 3-6pm
August 1, 3-6pm

 

Resources and Helpful Information

Here is some information that will be useful as you complete the New Student Orientation or to refer back to if needed.

Student Ambassadors

Century College's Student Ambassadors are a group of exceptional leaders, dedicated to assisting future students and their family members through the new student orientation experience. They are eager to meet you and help you learn more about Century College!

Are you interested in becoming a Student Ambassador? Click here for more information about the position responsibilities and hiring process.

Applications will be available in soon!

Questions, contact:
Aarin Distad, 651-747-4051, W2244

Questions?

Any questions regarding the orientation process, please email the Orientation Office at centuryorientation@century.edu.