Undergraduate Student Orientation


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?

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 a Fall Orientation Date that works for you and & Register below!

  • ​June 4, 2021
  • June 11, 2021
  • June 19, 2021
  • June 25, 2021
  • July 9, 23, 31
  • August 6, 13

8:00A | Check-In

        Location: Athletic Complex (Gym)
        • Breakfast
        • Icebreakers & Warhawk IDs

9:00A | Chancellor’s Welcome

        Location: Athletic Complex (Gym)

9:25A | Financial Aid, Scholarships & Student Accounts

        Location: Athletic Complex (Gym)

9:50 – 11:25A | Hot Topics (Parents & Students Choice)***

11:30A | Lunch & Browse Session 

        Location: Café/Taylor Center 221-223

  • 11:30A-12:15P | Group 1 – Lunch / Group 2 – Browse Session
  • 12:15-1P | Group 2 – Lunch / Group 1 – Browse Session

1:00 – 3:30P | Student Advising (Students Only)

1:00 – 3:30P | Parent Session (Parents Only)

       Location: Goodwyn 109 & 112
       • Academic & Financial Support
       • Student Panel/Q&A
       • AUM Support

2:00 – 3:30P | Checkout (After Advising & Registration)

       Location: Goodwyn Lobby
       • Optional Housing and Wellness Tours following student advising and check out


*** Hot Topics (Parents & Students Choice) Schedule

Room9:50 - 10:05 AM10:10 - 10:25 AM10:30 - 10:45 AM10:50 - 11:05 AM11:10 - 11:25 AM
Goodwyn 101
Information Technology Services
Information Technology Services
Information Technology Services
Goodwyn 109
College of Business
College of Education
College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
College of Sciences
College of Nursing & Health Sciences
Goodwyn 115
Goodwyn 110
Campus Safety
Campus Safety
Housing & Residence Life
Housing & Residence Life
Goodwyn 113
UNIV/Experiential Education & Engagement
UNIV/Experiential Education & Engagement
UNIV/Experiential Education & Engagement
Diversity & Inclusion
Diversity & Inclusion
Goodwyn 112
Warhawk Academic Success Center
Warhawk Academic Success Center
Warhawk Academic Success Center
Warhawk Academic Success Center
Warhawk Academic Success Center
Goodwyn 111
Warhawk Health Services
Warhawk Health Services
Goodwyn 114
Advocacy & Accountability
Advocacy & Accountability
Greek Life
Goodwyn 116
Veteran & Military Dependents
Veteran & Military Dependents
Clubs & Organizations
Student Affairs
Student Affairs

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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