Exchange FASET Orientation

 

 

Session/Schedule Overview

The Spring Exchange FASET is on Thursday, August 16, 2018 and takes place from 7:45 AM to approximately 6 PM.

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!

 

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 MUST submit their REQUIRED IMMUNIZATION FORMS 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 under “Immunization Requirements”. Please read all the information carefully and submit the forms by the due date shown. Students will not be able to drop/add or register for future classes if the immunization requirements are not satisfied. If you need assistance, please email us at immunizations@health.gatech.edu or you may call 404-894-1432.

If you are attending a FASET session and are lacking any of the requirements, Stamps Health Services will be happy to administer any or all of the required immunizations. Please call 404-385-4995 for an appointment. Payment is expected at the time of service for the administration of the immunizations. Our price list is located on the above webpage.

Lodging/Hotel Information

Spring Exchange FASET
Students attending the Spring Exchange Session, who have a Spring semester housing assignment, should visit housing.gatech.edu or call 404.894.247 for more information.

Directions/Parking

For directions & parking information, please visit the Travel Information page of our website.