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New Student (including Transfer Students) Orientations:

New students are required to attend a New Student Orientation Session (NSO) before meeting with their advisor to register for classes. Students must have an appointment prior to attending NSO to ensure that all necessary documentation has been received and any testing that is required, has been completed.

Please call Lacey Koontz, Program Coordinator for Admissions & Financial Aid, at 304-434-8000; or tollfree, 877-982-2322, ext. 9248, to schedule an appointment.

During NSO, students will be given an Orientation Guide and Student Handbook which includes information about Eastern and tips on how to be a successful student.

Following the NSO Session, students will meet with their program advisors to register for classes. 

Please note: Prior to attending a NSO, students must have met all admissions and enrollment requirements.
 

Accuplacer placement assessment may be completed prior to the orientation/registration session. To schedule an appointment call: 304-434-8000 or toll free 1-877-982-2322.

If you are unsure you need to complete the placement assessment call Lacey Koontzext. 9248, or Amy Crites, Student Support Specialist, ext. 9233. The college will also hold regularly-scheduled Placement Workshops together with Financial Aid Workshops.

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DIRECTIONS to Eastern's Moorefield Center at 316 Eastern Drive.
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To reach Eastern's new Moorefield Center location at 316 Eastern Drive, Moorefield, WV:
Take Route 220 to Moorefield → head EAST on Corridor H (new state route 55) →
take the first working exit off Corridor H EAST of Route 220 (follow the signs to "EASTERN DRIVE").
Follow the exit road uphill to the end, turn right, and continue straight to the parking lot).

Coming from Baker or Wardensville towards Moorefield, heading WEST on Corridor H, follow the signs to "EASTERN DRIVE" (first left-hand exit past old State Route 55)).
Follow the exit road uphill to the end, turn right, and continue straight to the parking lot.

 

Online And VDL (Video Distance Learning) Course Orientation

Students enrolling in any online courses  must attend an Online orientation session.
Students who have successfully completed an online or VDL course do not need to attend an online course orientation session; however students are strongly encouraged to repeat this session.
Prior to each of the online/VDL orientation sessions, Learner Support staff will be available to assist students with course registration. Students intending to attend should schedule an appointment with an advisor to assure staff availability for registration. Call Laurel Godlove to schedule an appointment.

ONLINE/VDL Orientations held in Eastern's Moorefield Center at:
 316 Eastern Drive [←click for directions] 

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