Spring II/Fall II - Coastal Carolina University
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All new students starting in Spring 2022 are required to complete an orientation program. Any new student who meets the following criteria must complete Online Orientation:

  • Admitted for Spring II, Fall II, Maymester, Summer I 
  • Health Administration Major 
  • Nursing Major 
  • Online Degree Program 
  • Registering for orientation after all in-person sessions have been completed. 

Asynchronous Online Orientation 

  • This self-paced orientation will allow you to learn about the academic programs and student life services at CCU.  
  • In order to access the asynchronous online orientation, make sure you have your CCU login credentials.  
  • You will gain access to begin the online component 1 hour after registering and paying the orientation fee. Online orientation should take approximately one hour to complete in one sitting however you can stop and restart as needed.
  • After completing ALL PARTS of the online orientation, you will be able to contact your advisor and get registered for Spring classes (advisor contact information is provided on the last slide of the online orientation program). 

Online Only Orientation Registration Overview 

  • Beginning November 1st, click here to sign up for your online orientation and pay the $75. Orientation fees are non-refundable. 
  • You will use this same link if you need to return to the online orientation at any point.  

Spring Online Only Orientation Flow Chart 

1. Pay your $100 enrollment fee to the Office of Admissions and Merit Awards.  

2. Determine your CCU email address and password.

  • Your CCU email address is your CCU username @coastal.edu. Your username is typically your first initial, possibly your middle initial, some portion or all of your last name, and possibly a number.  
  • You will use your CCU email address and password to login.  
  • Email admissions@coastal.edu if you need assistance with your CCU email address or password.  

3. Submit your Immunization form and TB Risk Assessment.  

  • Download, complete and submit both the Immunization Form and the Tuberculosis (TB) Risk Assessment form which are linked at coastal.edu/health/immunization 
  • Please allow 2 business days for processing.  
  • CCU will not require the COVID vaccine for students in Fall 2021. 

4. Register for and Complete Spring Online Only Orientation  

  • Beginning November 1, click here to sign up for your online orientation and pay the $75.  
  • You will use this same link if you need to return to the online orientation at any point.  
  • Complete ALL SECTIONS and then contact your academic advisor to get registered for classes 
  • Contact information for academic advisors will be found on the last slide of the online orientation program. 

5Get registered for classes.  

  • The sooner you complete the online orientation, the sooner you will be able to register for classes. 
  • Completing this step prior to attending the synchronous in-person orientation component will enable you to finish the program early and begin the move-in process (if moving into University Housing).  

6. Complete the New Student Checklist: 

  • Review and complete all of the remaining items on the New Student Checklist which includes the following among other steps:  
  • Uploading a photo of yourself for your CINO Card via the CINO Card website BEFORE arriving on campus so you can go pick it up once you arrive on campus.  
  • Ensure financial aid is in order prior to Orientation by following these helpful steps: Financial Aid Checklist. 

If you have any questions or have trouble accessing the online orientation, please call 843.349.2027 or email orientation@coastal.edu.