Undergraduate Student Orientation

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Undergraduate Student Orientation

Student orientation is a great opportunity for you to learn about AUM’s programs, services, traditions, register for classes, and connect with your fellow classmates.

At orientation you can —

  • Register for classes
  • Learn about our academic support services
  • Learn how to get involved with our campus life
  • Participate in a campus tour
  • Meet students who will assist you in beginning your college experience

A valid government-issued ID is required for check-in. You will not be able to check-in or register for your classes without a valid government-issued ID.

Next Step?  Orientation.
Grab your “S” Number you received in your acceptance letter and choose an orientation date now.

Who is required to attend orientation?

  • First-time students
  • Freshman transfer students
  • Transfer students

Not sure of your student classification?

  • Contact the Office of Orientation and Transitions at 334-244-3158.

You’ve made a great choice!

  • Orientation and events at AUM are a time to discover, explore, and seek the opportunities available to students.

Who is not required to attend orientation?

  • Dual-enrollment students
  • Transient students
  • Second undergrad students

New Student Orientation Schedule

Find an Orientation Date that works for you and & Register below!

New to AUM for
Spring 2022:

  • Sat., Dec. 4
  • Fri., Jan. 7

New to AUM for
Summer 2022:

  • Sat., May 21
  • Fri., May 27

New to AUM for
Fall 2022:

  • Fri., June 3
  • Sat., June 11
  • Fri. June 17
  • Fri., June 24
  • Fri., July 8
  • Fri., July 22
  • Sat., July 30
  • Fri., Aug. 5
  • Fri., Aug.12

International Student
Spring 2022:

  • Wed., Jan. 5
  • Thurs., Jan. 6
  • Fri., Jan. 7

International Student
Summer 2022:

  • Wed., May 25
  • Thurs., May 26
  • Fri., May 27

International Student
Fall 2022:

  • Wed., Aug. 10
  • Thurs., Aug. 11
  • Fri., Aug. 12
student undergraduate orientation team

Alongside the University staff, the SWOT team is comprised of student leaders who represent different hometowns, academic years, and majors. One of the SWOT Leaders will be assigned to you to guide you through the new student orientation process. Be sure to ask the SWOT Leaders any questions you have about campus, campus life, and being a student at AUM!

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Using the S Number and AUM email address that were provided to you in your acceptance letter, login to MyAUM (https://my.aum.edu)
  2. Once logged int, visit the New Student Page. Here you’ll see lots of details about orientation, including a “Click Here to Register” link.
  3. Select the “Click Here to Register” link, fill out the required fields, and look for your confirmation.
  4. After you register, be sure to regularly check your AUM.edu email address as it is the official method of communication from the university.

International Student Orientation is designed to assist you with your transition to the U.S. You will learn about academics in the United States, hear from professors, meet fellow students and administrators, and take a tour of the campus and its host city, Montgomery, Alabama. Breakfast and lunch is provided each day. It is imperative that you bring your passport, Form I-20, and immunization/vaccine form to orientation.

  • International Orientation – Wednesday, August 11th – Friday, August 13  – International Students have a three day orientation beginning on Wednesday and running through Friday.  International students are required to attend all three days. Your registration confirms you for the three day event.

Reserve your date here:  Start the Orientation Registration Process Now!  You will need the your student ID number (begins with S) that was on your acceptance letter.

For more information about orientation, contact the Office of Orientation and Transitions at (334) 244-3158.

Orientation Team

Willis, Doris
Senior Program Associate
Taylor Center

Catherine Straube

Catie Straube
Student Affairs / Office of Orientation & Transitions
Taylor Center, First Floor


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