New Student Orientation

Required for All New Students and Incoming Transfer Students

An important reminder: Prior to taking the New Student Orientation course,  please visit Welcome to MCC and make sure you have completed the “Next Steps” to finalize your enrollment.

As a new student or incoming transfer student, you are automatically enrolled in the New Student Orientation course.  The course is presented through Blackboard, the online learning tool also used by professors to share course material including lessons, assignments, quizzes and tests. 

The New Student Orientation course teaches you how to choose your major, build your schedule and register for your courses. It also covers information about college policies, procedures and student services.

The content of the orientation comprises:  

Self-Service: Rapid Register
Section 1: Basics You Need to Know
Section 2: Choose Your Major
Section 3: Build Your Schedule
Section 4: Speak with an Advisor
Section 5: Student Resources
Section 6:  First Year Programs  
Wrap-Up Quiz

To get started, follow these three steps:

Step 1: Login to myCommNet.   
Step 2: Go to Blackboard.
Step 3: Link to the MACC New Student Orientation.

Contact Information

For more information and questions, please contact:

Brenda Geitz
New Student Orientation Coordinator
860-512-3307