Enrollment 101


Congratulations Wildcat! Welcome to FVSU.

ENROLLMENT 101 orientation sessions are designed to ensure that new first-time and transfer students smoothly transition into their lives as Wildcats. Learn about your classes and campus life experiences, meet current students, staff, and faculty, and begin to build relationships that will last a lifetime.

Attending an Enrollment 101 session is mandatory for all new students.


Contact us:

Phone- (478) 825-6290

Email- campuslife@fvsu.edu


Summer & Fall 2024 New Students

Enrollment Checklist

  1. You must be fully admitted to FVSU (eligible to register) before you can participate in your Wildcat Enrollment 101 session.
  2. Please retrieve your Banner ID by visiting Banner Web.
  3. Setup your new Wildcat E-mail. https://outlook.office.com/

Summer & Fall 2024 Academic Advising and New Student Orientation

Summer 2024 New Student Orientation

Orientation for new Wildcats for summer 2024 (May) will be held on Tuesday, May 21, 2024 at 10:00 AM in the C.W. Pettigrew Center.

Click here to register.

Enrollment 101 Session Registration

Welcome New Wildcats to Enrollment 101. This is a session designed for new students to ease the transition into FVSU. New students will have the opportunity to handle the following enrollment-related items on-campus for the day:

  • Get a class schedule
  • Meet with Financial Aid staff
  • Tour on-campus housing
  • Meet with staff in Student Accounts
  • Get your student ID card

In-Person Enrollment 101 Sessions for Fall 2024. 


What to Expect:

Students that attend an orientation session can expect a one-on-one approach to their enrollment experience.  During your visit, future students will have the opportunity:

  • Meet with your academic advisor from the University College
  • Become familiar with your academic program
  • Register for classes
  • Receive your FVSU photo ID

Are you an online or distance education student and still need some help?  Check out some of our eServices here


Classes and Registration

Students that need to register for classes below 60 earned credit hours (freshmen and sophomore) can contact the Student Engagement and Achievement (SEA) Center at 478-822-1070.  The center is on the second floor of the Royal C. Peabody Building, next to the Hunt Memorial Library.

New student schedules will be created for your Enrollment 101 date.

Students above 60 earned credit hours (juniors and seniors) will register within your academic department.

For more information, visit the University College website.


Residential Living

Experience the Ultimate Living Experience at FVSU!

On-campus living at Fort Valley University provides the ultimate convenience to enhance your college experience.

The Wildcat Commons community comes complete with a modern clubhouse, which includes a Slice of Life Pizza Takeout and a recreation center.

The Commons comes complete with awesome amenities:

  • Furniture package
  • High-speed and wireless internet access
  • Computer lab in each Wildcat Commons facility
  • Laundry facilities
  • Cable TV
  • Individual leases
  • Recreation/gaming center
  • Amenities- wide screen TV and a variety of other recreational items (pool tables, table tennis)

For more information, please visit the Office of Residential Life website.


Financial Aid

The Office of Financial Aid is here to assist you with finding resources to finance your education.  The first step for aid is to complete your FAFSA.  After you complete the FAFSA check your Wildcat email for updates.  Lastly, be sure to check your MyFVSU account for updates to your student account, class schedule, and update your student information.

For more information, visit the Financial Aid website.


Save the Date

To view the academic calendar online, click here.