Freshman Student Orientation

2022 Freshman Orientation
For freshman students beginning school in August 2022

All incoming freshmen students must participate in an orientation session in order to register for their classes. We have three in-person orientation dates still available for new freshman students beginning school in August 2022. The 2022 Freshman Orientation options are June 10th, June 24th, and July 22nd. Registration for these orientation dates is now open.

June 10, 2022- Registration is closed. This date is at capacity.

June 24, 2022- Orientation Registration

July 22, 2022- Orientation Registration

We also have two virtual orientation dates for our out-of-state and international students who are unable to travel to an in-person orientation. These options are June 28th and July 26th. Registration for our online orientation dates is now open. If you need the registration link for virtual orientation, please email orientation@montevallo.edu or your Admissions Counselor.

ORIENTATION STEP 1: Before Your Orientation Day

Orientation Step 1 SIGN UP FOR ORIENTATION Select your preferred orientation date and register to attend!
Before Orientation SET UP ACCOUNTS Set up your UM Email and Banner Self Service Accounts
RESOURCES Browse the resources available on our Orientation Resources page

ORIENTATION STEP 2: On Your Orientation Day

Step 2 MEET YOUR ORIENTATION GROUP Attend your Orientation Group meeting, meet your peers, and ask your Orientation Leaders questions. 
Day of Orientation REGISTER FOR YOUR CLASSES Register for your fall classes through Banner Self Service following your advising appointment.
GET YOUR STUDENT ID MADE Visit the Solution Center to take your ID photo, and pick your ID up at Orientation Check-Out.


Day of Orientation 2022 ORIENTATION
  • 8:30-9:30 a.m.- Check-in and Campus Resource Fair
  • 9:30-9:45 a.m.- Welcome and Introductions
  • 9:45-10:45 a.m.- Orientation Leader Group Meetings (students), Student Affairs and Campus Resources (parents/guests)
  • 11-11:30 a.m.- Student Aid and Student Accounts
  • 11:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.- Lunch
  • 12:30-1:15 p.m.- Registrar Session
  • 1:30-2:30 p.m.- Advising and Registration (students), Supporting Your Student/Student Panel (parents/guests)
  • 2:30-4 p.m.- Check-out and Student Involvement Fair