New Student Orientation

Bruiser the Bulldog in front of the Warren Building

New Student Orientation 2020

Congratulations on your acceptance to Pitt Community College!  New Student Orientation is the beginning of your journey at PCC and it is where you will receive the tools needed to be successful during your time as a new student.

New students attending Pitt Community College for the first time are highly encouraged to speak with their assigned Student Success Advisor to receive important registration information and to be connected to the orientation process.  Your acceptance letter contains the name and contact information of your assigned Student Success Advisor.

How do you begin?

To select  your orientation session below, you must be admitted to PCC and have your myPittCC username and password as listed in your acceptance letter. If you have not yet initially logged in to your myPittCC account, please reference your acceptance letter or the myPittCC login instructions and follow the detailed steps before proceeding.

New Student Orientation sessions are now virtual on your desktop or mobile device!  There are no scheduled in-person sessions for New Student Orientation this summer, do not report to the campus to participate.  By downloading the Webex Meetings application to your mobile device, you can participate in a live and interactive orientation session by clicking the appropriate date and time below.  To be sure your participation is tracked, enter your myPittCC email address when logging in.

Are you a parent, family member, or guardian of a new Pitt Community College student?  Click here for special details on how to be the key in helping your student make a successful transition to PCC.

Which semester do you plan to start classes at PCC?


  • You have completed your high school graduation requirement OR…
  • You are graduating from high school early (See our Career and College Promise Option)
  • You wish to start your PCC courses on May 19, 2020

Fall 2020

  • You will complete your high school graduation requirement in June 2020 AND
  • You wish to start your PCC courses on August 17, 2020


  • You have completed your high school graduation requirement OR…
  • You are graduating from high school early (See our Career and College Promise Option)
  • You wish to enroll in a Spring 2021 late-start class

*Career and College Promise Students

Students currently enrolled in high school who wish to complete courses at Pitt Community College have separate orientation experience.  Please call 252-493-7411 for more details.

Calling All First Generation Students

Are you a first generation student beginning at PCC, meaning your parents have not completed a college degree?  You are invited to participate in the Virtual New Student Orientation being held on July 15 at 10 a.m. by clicking here, which includes a special break-out presentation led by our TRiO Student Support Services office.

How can you best prepare for your transition to Pitt Community College?

Discover Your Career Pathway

Schedule an appointment with Career Services and learn more about Careers and Majors.

Pay for College

Learn more about Financial Aid and Scholarships or contact PCC Financial Aid Office.

Explore Our Majors

Learn more about PCC Degree, Certificate, and Diploma programs.

Apply for Scholarships

Review Scholarships available at PCC and apply to those you feel you qualify for.

PCC Parents & Family

Learn more about Tuition Financial Aid, Admissions, and Academic Programs.

Schedule a Visit

PCC offers campus tours on Thursdays beginning at 10:30 a.m. Sign up now!

Residency Information

Learn more about In-State or Out-of-State Residency and view a table of cost to attend.

US Veterans Information

Learn more about Veterans Benefits and and review our Veterans Affairs Office website.