KSU welcomes new students to campus
Approximately 375 students and 200 parents became better acquainted with the campus during New Student Orientation June 9.
(Jun 12, 2006) — Approximately 375 students and 200 parents became better acquainted with the campus
during New Student Orientation June 9.
During the mandatory‚ full−day program‚ students attended sessions designed to help them understand the course registration system‚ meet new students and find out where to park on campus.
Spearheaded by Counseling‚ Advising and Program Services‚ first−year orientation is for students who have recently graduated from high school or have been out of school for an extended period of time but have no previous college experience.
While students were learning the ropes‚ parents attended an orientation segment on how they could best support their student’s transition to KSU. They also learned about services and resources‚ and toured the campus before being reunited with their children.
A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its approximately 41,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status, and one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu.