Your TCC Orientation Experience

Thank you for making Tallahassee Community College your college of choice!

As a new student at TCC, you are bound to have questions about your TCC experience. That's why our orientation is designed to help you get answers, as well as provide you with information about our campus resources, programs and services available to you.

To get started with TCC Orientation, complete the easy two-step process below.

Summer and Fall Orientation information available March 15, 2018.

1. Mandatory On-Campus Advising Appointment

When you schedule your mandatory on-campus advising appointment, you will gain automatic access to the Online Orientation course in Canvas. Please allow 15 minutes from the time you register for the course to appear. You will need your Student ID and PIN to begin.

Schedule an Appointment

2. Complete Online Orientation in Canvas

Online Orientation, located on Canvas, will take approximately one to two hours to complete. In order to pass, you must receive a grade of 100. You will need your TCC eAccount Username and Password to begin.

Begin Online Orientation

What You Should Know

Orientation is mandatory for both First-Time-In-College (FTIC) and Transfer Students. Note, Transient students, non-degree seeking students, and returning students are not required to complete Orientation.

After you have completed any required Admissions Paperwork, come to the Advising Center (Student Union, second floor) for walk-in advising Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. or email advisingcenter@tcc.fl.edu.

About Registration

Please know your login information. You will need it to register and complete orientation.

After registering for the On-Campus Advising Appointment, the online orientation course will be available on Canvas within 15 minutes.

About Your On-Campus Advising Appointment

During this appointment, you will meet with an academic advisor who will review your printed online assignments and assist with first semester course registration.

Please arrive 10-15 minutes before your On-campus appointment.

What You Should Bring

 Things you should bring with you to Orientation include:

Your 8-digit student ID number.
Copies of unofficial transcripts; high school and/or college (if a transfer student)
ACT and SAT scores
Driver's License or some form of ID.
Variable clothing for climate-controlled rooms. Some buildings and lecture halls will have room temperatures that cannot be adjusted or controlled.
Snacks.
Umbrella in case of rain.
Water bottle to fill up with water in case you get thirsty.
Money if you want to purchase any snacks or cold drinks, or want to shop at the TCC Bookstore after Orientation.