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Online Transfer Orientation - Columbus State University

Orientation

Online Transfer Orientation

Welcome to the Transfer Student Orientation. Students who do not have more than 30 transferred credit hours should register for the Non-traditional Orientation. In an effort to ensure that you receive the information you need to be successful at Columbus State University, the Office of ROAR Orientation has created a thorough introduction to your new institution. This online orientation will assist you with the services and programs at Columbus State. These services and programs are geared to serve you as you continuously pursue your education.

Summer and Fall Admit Student Orientation Registration is Now Open!


Starting Classes Summer or Fall 2022

How to Register for Transfer Over 30 ROAR Online Orientation

Step 1

Click register now at the bottom of this page OR log into your MyCSU and click 'Orientation' under Student Records. When prompted, select the term you are entering CSU. Once you have registered for a ROAR Virtual Orientation Session, a Zoom link will be sent to you a week prior to the scheduled session.

Note: Transfer Students over thirty credit hours are not required to attend the Zoom call.

Step 2
The Non-Traditional & Transfer Over 30 Credit Hours Online Orientation is administered asynchronously through CougarVIEW. At the end of the registration process, you will be redirected for payment. The ROAR Registration Fee is $50 per student.

Summer Virtual Dates:

  • Friday, May 6: 12pm, 5pm
  • Wednesday, May 25: 12pm, 5pm

Fall Virtual Dates:

  • Friday, June 17: 5pm
  • Tuesday, July 12: 5pm
  • Friday, July 29: 5pm
Step 3
Click on CougarVIEW (located in MyCSU) and find the 'Transfer Online Orientation' Course. Select the course to access the modules. After Friday, April 1, you will have access to the course two business days following a successful registration and payment. 
Step 4
Click on content. Complete all five modules. The 'ROAR Orientation Non Traditional/Transfer 2022’ modules will take you no more than 1 hour to complete.
Step 5
Once you have completed the "ROAR Orientation Non Traditional/Transfer 2022" modules and the survey at the end of them, your Transfer Orientation Hold will be removed and you can register for classes.
Remember that you must:
  • Complete the 'ROAR Orientation Non Traditional/Transfer 2022’ modules
  • Complete the Advising Survey at the end of the last module
  • Attend your required scheduled Transfer ROAR Virtual Orientation Session

If you need assistance, please contact us at 706-507-8593 or email us at orientation@columbusstate.edu

Please Note: There are no refunds for the ROAR Orientation Program after registration and payment have been submitted.

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