New Student Orientation
GROUND CAMPUS STUDENT ORIENTATION
All new students participate in a mandatory orientation program prior to their first term of study at AIU. The Student Experience Department coordinates the orientation program. AIU faculty and staff participate in orientation, which is designed to make transition into college life easier and more enjoyable. Areas given special attention include academic advisement and program education, university services and facilities, rights and responsibilities of students, and opportunities for student involvement. Attendance is mandatory; those who are unable to attend due to emergencies should inform the University to make arrangements to participate in a make-up Orientation.
ONLINE STUDENT ORIENTATION PROGRAM
All new students participate in a mandatory orientation program prior to their first term of study at AIU. The Orientation program is presented on the Virtual Campus and is designed to support the student’s transition into college life. The Orientation program provides an overview of American InterContinental University Online and online learning including information on the Virtual Campus, the features and functions of the Online classroom, Learning Modules and University policies.