Exchange FASET Orientation

 

 

 

Session/Schedule Overview

The one-day Exchange Student session is designed to acclimate you to the academic environment at Tech, the support services available, the rich traditions, and the campus itself. You will meet with an academic advisor, hear from the Office of International Education, and be prepared to register for classes. In addition, you'll meet other new Tech students, campus student leaders, faculty members, and administrators. You won't want to miss out on FASET, so register as soon as possible to attend!

Spring Exchange FASET takes place from 7:45 a.m. to approximately 6 p.m.

Check-In Information

Check-in begins at 7:45 a.m. in the Student Center Commons. Click here to download a campus map.

FASET Costs

The orientation fee of $115 for each student and $70 per guest covers the cost of lunch and materials. The fee will be automatically added to your Georgia Tech student account.

Please note that the HOPE scholarship and other scholarships do not cover the cost of the orientation fee. Your FASET fee will be due with your other student fees. Please visit the Bursars Office Web site for the fee payment calendar.

Reservation Cancellations

All cancellations must be made in writing at least fifteen business days in advance for refund of the registration fee less a $50 administration fee. To request a refund, email  nssp@studentlife.gatech.edu.

If you are not planning to enroll at Georgia Tech this spring please update your application via www.admission.gatech.edu/cancel. Cancelling your application with the Office of Admission will not automatically cancel your FASET registration. You must follow both processes..

OIE Check-In

In additiona to checking in for FASET in the Student Center, exchange students will also need to check-in with The Office of International Education (OIE). For more information about OIE check-in, click HERE. If you have any questions or concerns about OIE check-in, please contact OIE at 404.894.7475 or by email at info@oie.gatech.edu.

Medical Immunization Requirements

All students entering Georgia Tech are required to submit their immunization information to satisfy the Board of Regents immunization requirements. It is highly recommended that the requirements be completed with your family physician or at Stamps Health Services prior to starting classes. All immunization requirements and the associated forms may be found at www.health.gatech.edu/immunizationrequirements.  If you need assistance, please email immunizations@health.gatech.edu or you may call 404-894-1432.

Lodging/Hotel Information

Fall Exchange FASET
Students attending the Fall Exchange Session, that have a Fall semester housing assignments,will be able to move before their FASET Session.  For more information on cost or if you have additional questions, regarding move-in, visit housing.gatech.edu or call 404.894.2470. 

Directions/Parking

Via I-75/ I-85 N

 

  • Take I-75 N/I-85 N to Exit 249D towards Spring St/ W Peachtree St.
  • Cross over Spring St. and take the Left onto W Peachtree St.
  • Turn Left down North Ave
  • Follow North Ave past the Varsity onto Georgia Tech's Campus
  • Turn Right onto Tech Pkwy NW
  • Turn Right onto Regents Dr (in front of Georgia Institute of Technology sign)
  • Turn Right onto Ferst Dr at Light.
  • The Student Center parking deck will be on your right

Via I-75 S

  • Take I-75 S toward Atlanta
  • Take Exit 249D towards North Ave/ Georgia Tech
  • Turn Right onto North Ave
  • Turn Right onto Tech Pkwy NW
  • Turn Right onto Regents Dr (in front of Georgia Institute of Technology sign)
  • Turn Right onto Ferst Dr at Light.
  • The Student Center parking deck will be on your right

 

 

Via I-85 S

  • Take I-85 S toward Atlanta
  • Continue on I-85 S toward Techwood Dr. NW
  • Continue on to merge of I-85 and I-75
  • Take Exit 249D towards North Ave/ Georgia Tech
  • Turn Right onto North Ave
  • Turn Right onto Tech Pkwy NW
  • Turn Right onto Regents Dr (in front of Georgia Institute of Technology sign)
  • Turn Right onto Ferst Dr at Light.
  • The Student Center parking deck will be on your right