Welcome Fall Transfer students!
The Transfer FASET Orientation program for transfer students and their parents/guests is a full one-day program designed to orient students, parents, and guests to the Georgia Tech community. FASET is designed to acclimate new students and their guests to what it means to be a Yellow Jacket. During the session, you will become better acquainted with the academic environment at Tech, the support services available, the rich traditions, and the campus itself. You will receive all of the information and resources to help you make a successful summer transition. In addition, you'll meet other new Tech students, campus student leaders, faculty, and administrators. You won't want to miss out on FASET. Registration is now closed to additions and changes. Please email email@example.com or call 404-894-6897 with questions.
FASET REGISTRATION IS CLOSED
FASET offers two session options for our Fall Transfer students--a Two Day session and a One Day session The two day session is an overnight orientation session. This session will provide our incoming Transfer students an extended view of the culture and resources that exist at Georgia Tech. Transfer students will have more networking opportunities with multiple small group sessions, be able to participate in a campus organizational fair, and get an extended view of what to expect at Tech in the fall.
FASET also offers a one day session on that offers a condensed version of community and resources available at Georgia Tech. This session still provides information on involvement opportunities, connections with incoming and current students, and various presentations from campus departments and academic advisors.
Both options will provide you with important perspectives of Georgia Tech and what to expect when you step on campus in August.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
The orientation fee for the one-day Transfer FASET is $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.
The orientation fee for the two-day Transfer FASET is $140 for each student, and $85 per guest covers the cost of lunch and materials. The fee will be automatically added to your Georgia Tech student account.
For those students attending the two day FASET session, overnight accommodations are available for an additional fee. Staying on campus the evening of day 1 is not required, but highly recommended.
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.
All cancellations must be made in writing at least fifteen (15) business days for the Transfer Two-Day session and no later than July 19th at 11:59 PM for the Transfer One-Day session. To request a refund, e-mail email@example.com.
If you are not planning to enroll at Georgia Tech this fall 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.
On Campus Housing During FASET
Fall Transfer-Two Day Session
Overnight housing is available for students attending the two day Transfer FASET Session but not required. If you would like to opt into available overnight accommodations, please indicated that on your FASET registration. Overnight accommodations are available for an additional fee.
Fall Transfer-One Day Sesion
Students attending Transfer Session 2, that have a Fall semester housing assignments, can move into their residence halls beginning the day prior to the session. Please check with Housing to determine your fees for moving in early. If you need accommodations for the evening prior to Transfer FASET, click here for a listing of local accommodations
If you are not going to live on campus but need accommodations for the evening prior to Transfer FASET, click here for a listing of local accommodations
Fall Transfer FASET-Two Day Schedule Overview
The two-day Transfer session provides a more in-depth look into the culture and environments at Georgia Tech. You will be engaged in multiple small groups led by current GT students, participate in a campus organizational fair, hear from various campus departments and administrators, and have the chance to meet other incoming students at our evening activities. You will also meet with an academic adviser, review transfer credit reports, and be prepared to register for classes.FASET will begin around 8am with check-in and end sometime around 6pm on the second day.
Fall Transfer FASET-One Day Schedule Overview
The one-day Transfer 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 adviser, review transfer credit reports, and be prepared to register for classes. In addition, you'll meet other new Tech students, campus student leaders, faculty and administrators. FASET will begin around 8am and end around 6pm depending on your registration process.
Check-in begins at 7:45 AM in the Student Center Commons. Click here to download a campus map.
Parent & Guest Orientation
Parent and Guest Orientation runs concurrently with the transfer student program, focusing on a variety of topics of interest to parents of transfer students. Throughout the program, you will have the opportunity to:
- Attend presentations on academic success, transfer credit evaluation, and much more
- Participate in a campus resource fair
- Attend with your student their departmental orientation/academic advising
While attending FASET is not required, it is a great way for parents and guests to learn ways to support your student through their various experiences they will encounter at Tech. The FASET Office strongly believes that family participation during your student's transition to Tech is invaluable, and we hope you will choose to attend FASET.
Parents and guests can register for FASET Orientation as part of the student registration process.
For more information regarding Parent and Guest Transfer FASET Orientation, click here.
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