Student Orientation 2022 – CGCC

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Student Orientation 2022

Student Orientation 2022

Caitlin TwomeyHello students!

I am thrilled to welcome you to Columbia-Greene Community College’s Summer Orientation program! My name is Caitlin Twomey, Director of Student Activities & Leadership Development. From Orientation to Commencement, I’ll be seeing you at a wide range of student programs and major events throughout the year.

This summer, we’ve got several events designed to give new or re-enrolled students like you a great kick off to your academic and social experience at the College. Your participation is strongly encouraged!

Upcoming Events:

Please click the date listed to register.

Campus Welcome Days

Option 1: Wednesday, July 20; 9:00 am -12:00 pm.
Option 2: Tuesday, August 2; 1:00 pm -4:00 pm

These Welcome Days are an opportunity for you to visit campus and become more comfortable with Columbia-Greene. We’ll have campus tours, a student Q&A, opportunities to take care of on-campus business like residency and financial aid forms, and more! Refreshments will be provided. There are two date & time options to best fit your schedule – July 20 or August 2. You don’t need to attend both.

College Orientation

Friday, August 26; 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

College Orientation features a wide range of workshops and programs with faculty, staff, and other students. This event will also identify the various College platforms and resources which will help you with classwork, being an active member of the College, and achieving your definition of success. Refreshments, lunch, and giveaways will be included in this great program. Participation is very strongly encouraged. Guests and family members are welcomed to attend.

College Orientation Evening Session

Thursday, August 25; 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

If you’re unable to attend on Friday, August 26, please come to our abridged event on Thursday, August 25. Guests and family members are invited.

Some specific academic programs may offer onboarding, testing, and compliance events for their students. Required students will be contacted

Follow us at @suny_cgcc on Instagram and on our Facebook page for program updates, student contests and events, and exciting College news.

If you have any questions this summer, please contact us at Please note, the College will be closed June 30-July 11, 2022, so we’ll be unable to return your call or inquiry during that time.


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