Welcome, Freshman Class of 2017!
Congratulations on your decision to join our campus community! Georgia Tech is a nationally ranked, academically challenging, and socially diverse Institute where numerous possibilities await you.
We look forward to seeing you at FASET Orientation. FASET is an acronym for "Familiarization and Adaptation to the Surroundings and Environs of Tech," an orientation program for new students and their parents, families, and guests. It is the first step in making a successful transition to Tech. Each freshman FASET Orientation session lasts 2-days, and several sessions are held on dates throughout the summer. Students stay overnight in a residence hall, and parents/guests have the option of arranging a hotel room at a variety of hotels that offer special rates for FASET participants.
During orientation, students will receive academic advisement, register for their first semester courses, and complete other important business. In addition, new students and their parents and guests will hear presentations from various campus services, student organizations, and institute departments on a variety of academic, business and social components. Most importantly, students, parents, and guests will have an opportunity to meet with faculty, staff, administrators, and current students as well as fellow incoming students and guests.
The FASET Orientation Staff wishes you success as you start this new chapter in your life. We are here to help you, and look forward to meeting you at orientation! Please do not hesitate to call or email us with any questions you may have.