New Student Orientation

students smiling holding ID cards

Dear New Student,

Welcome to the "Unsinkable" Albany State University (ASU)!  We recognize and value your decision to attend ASU.  Whether the decision was based on our nationally recognized academic programs, or vibrant campus life, our proud athletic tradition, our rich legacy in this region, or your connection with members of our illustrious alumni, we are honored that you have decided to become a part of the "RAMily."  Please see below the steps to start your orientation experience.  

SUMMER NOTE: Students living in on-campus housing for Summer School will need to move-in on Thursday, May 19, 2022, between 12 PM and 5 PM at your assigned residence hall.

New Student Orientation Dates

Friday, May 20 - Closed

Thursday, Jun 2 - Closed

Friday, Jun 3 - Closed

Monday, Jun 6 - Closed

Monday, June 13 - Closed

Friday, Jun 24 - Closed

Saturday, June 25 - Closed

Friday, July 8 - Closed

Saturday, July 9 -Closed

Thursday, July 14 -Closed

Tuesday, August 9 - Open

NOTE:You will need your ASU email and username to access the system. If you have not set up your Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA), then please click here prior to beginning Ram Ready!.  Please be sure to complete the advising survey at the end of your modules to schedule your academic advising appointment

Please monitor your ASU email regularly for updates to the orientation schedule or changes to the program.  Should you have any questions about ASU, the New Student Orientation program, or any other areas impacting your first-year success, please do not hesitate to contact us at



Contact Us

Andre' Joseph

Coordinator of New Student Programs  (229) 500-2976
Summer Hours (May 9, 2022 – July 29, 2022)
Monday – Thursday 7:30 AM – 5:30 PM  
Friday Closed
Office hours for the Office of the Registrar
Holiday Week Exceptions
Memorial Day Week Closed Monday Tuesday – Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM  
Juneteenth Week Closed Monday Tuesday – Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
July 4th Week Closed Monday Tuesday – Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM