Roar
 

Welcome to the new student orientation website!

All new students planning to attend FCC for their first college experience will participate in the ROAR program, which includes:

 
  • an online orientation, presented by FCC students to prepare you for college
  • an on-campus meeting with an Advisor to help you develop your academic plan
  • the registration lab where you’ll learn how to enroll yourself into classes
Note - If you will be a high school student (non-graduate) during the 2016-2017 school year and will be taking FCC classes on our campus or taking FCC classes on your high school campus, click here to learn more about the Dual Enrollment program.
 

To make sure you are ready to ROAR… you must do the following:

Step 1
 

Apply for Admissions

 
Step 2
 

Take Placement Tests

 
Step 3
 

Complete the ROAR Orientation

 
  • It is helpful to have your admissions welcome letter with your Student ID# available when you access the required online orientation.

  • At the completion of the orientation, you will follow the directions to email your orientation quiz results and schedule your meeting with an advisor. *

  • Click here to begin the online orientation.
 

*All new ROAR students must complete the Online Orientation and are strongly encouraged to set up a scheduled appointment time to meet with an advisor for an individual academic planning session.  After completing the Online Orientation, ROAR students can meet with an advisor on a first-come, first-served walk-in basis, if needed.  The Counseling & Advising office is open Monday – Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 7:00 pm. Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 pm.  Wait times for walk-in service are significantly shorter from 8:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. 
 
Students who need access to a computer to complete the Online Orientation are welcome to use a computer in the Enrollment Services Building (1st & 2nd floor of Jefferson Hall) or in the Learning Commons (2nd floor of Linganore Hall).
 
If you have questions about the admissions/enrollment process, please contact the Admissions office at 301.624.2716 or by email or stop by Jefferson Hall, First Floor – Suite 101 to talk with our Admissions staff.