New Student Orientation
Incoming students to the Degree Completion Program (formerly known as GOAL) receive information and resources concerning Gardner-Webb University. Orientation for new students is conducted through a PowerPoint presentation that will be emailed to students. The Presentation is also available on this page. Information covered includes such items as the advisor’s role, advisee’s role, academic information, classroom etiquette, Webb Connect, online learning, advising dates, financial planning, student support services, career development, library services, writing center, campus bookstore, map of DCP campuses, travel opportunities, DCP Student Advisory Committee, Alpha Sigma Lambda, inclement weather, common questions and answers, how to stay connected, and contact information.