new students at Blue Ridge Community College orientation

New Student Orientation at Blue Ridge Community College is designed to help you become familiar with the College environment and have a successful start to your educational journey.

Our goal is to answer your questions, connect you to campus resources, and help you CAPITALIZE on your college experience at Blue Ridge Community College.

All new students enrolling at Blue Ridge Community College are required to complete a new student orientation.

Fall 2022 New Student Orientation

9 a.m., Tuesday, August 16, 2022
4 p.m., Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Henderson County Campus:
Bo Thomas Auditorium, Sink Building


Transylvania County Campus:
TRCS 116

Please complete the form below to register.

Blue Ridge Orientation badge

Blue Ridge Orientation Course

An online New Student Orientation is available. The Blue Ridge Orientation is now available in myCourses and is loaded with important information every student should know during their academic journey. Students who complete the orientation will earn the Blue Ridge Orientation digital badge in their myCourses student profile.

Screenshot shows "Self enrollment (Student); No enrollment key required." with Enroll me button.

  • Students may self-enroll.
  • Login with Blue Ridge username and password. 
  • In the page that opens, click on the “Enroll me” button to enroll in the course.
  • Enrollment is always free.
  • Unenroll and reenroll any time.

View Blue Ridge Orientation

Please note: the Blue Ridge Orientation Course is different from the SOLO: student online learning orientation. Students in online and/or hybrid classes must also complete the Student Online Learning Orientation (SOLO).

Contact Us

Student Services
(828) 694-1800 or 883-2520
Fax: (828) 696-2446

Henderson County Campus
Sink Building

Transylvania County Campus
Straus Building

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