Current Students

New Student Orientation

We are so pleased you’ll be joining us for classes. Our new student orientation will provide you with the information you need to make your college experience a positive one.

You’ll also meet faculty from your area of study and have the opportunity to visit classrooms, labs, and other important areas on campus.

Live Orientation 

Fall 2014 :

  • Wednesday, August 20 for Associate in Arts, Associate in Science, Nursing and Health Sciences

  • Thursday, August 21 for Business, Information Technology, Public Service, Engineering Technology and Industrial Technology

Where: James Medford Family Event Center, Greenwood Campus

What to Bring: Bring a pen, PTC student ID number and your class schedule.

How to Register: Complete the Registration Form

For questions, call (864) 941-8614.


County Campuses:

  • Saluda: Thursday, August 14, 9 a.m.

  • Newberry: Thursday, August 14, 10 a.m.

  • Abbeville: Monday, August 18, 2 p.m.

  • Laurens: Tuesday, August 19, 9 a.m.

  • McCormick: Tuesday, August 19, 10 a.m.

  • Edgefield: Wednesday, August 20, 10 a.m.

**Students need only attend one orientation. Students who decide to attend county campus orientation should contact the specific county campus for detailed information and to sign up.

Online Orientation

If you can't make it to a live orientation session, we've prepared an online version for you in four parts. Make sure you have all the information you need for your first term by viewing the videos below in order, beginning with Module 1.