New Student Registration & Orientation

New Student Registration is January 11-12, 2018

Now that you have made the decision to attend the Spring Valley campus, it is time to take the next step and attend New Student Registration (NSR) and New Student Orientation (NSO). During NSR you will learn about academic programs and campus life, meet with an advisor, and register for classes. All incoming student are required to attend a Registration and Orientation. Parents are encouraged to attend as well. Come to NSR ready to work and have fun.

It is crucial to your success that you are placed in the classes that are right for you. We focus on academics by assessing your current English, math, reading and writing. Any student who has not placed into college level English, math and reading with ACT or SAT scores or is not transferring-in college course work in English and math, must take the Accuplacer computerized placement assessment. The Accuplacer test will be offered during NSR.

All incoming students must register for one NSR Session

Now that you have made the decision to attend the Spring Valley campus, it is time to take the next step and attend New Student Registration and New Student Orientation. During NSR you will learn about academic programs and campus life, meet with an advisor, and register for classes.

All incoming student are required to attend a Registration and Orientation. Parents are encouraged to attend as well. Come to NSR ready to work and have fun.

It is crucial to your success that you are placed in the classes that are right for you. We focus on academics by assessing your current English, math, reading and writing.

Any student who has not placed into college level English, math and reading with ACT or SAT scores or is not transferring-in college course work in English and math, must take the Accuplacer computerized placement assessment. The Accuplacer test will be offered during NSR.

All incoming students for the 2018 Spring Semester must attend one the following NSR sessions:

  • New Student Registration – January 11-12, 2018

    Those students who will be living in the residence hall will move in Wednesday evening, January 10. NSR will begin the afternoon of the 11 and will continue until trough the afternoon of Friday, January 12. Students must RSVP by January 6.

  • New Student Orientation - January 12-14

    New Student Orientation introduces students to campus resources, strategies for success in college, and opportunities for fun.  All students who plan to reside in the residence hall are required to attend NSO, January 12-14, 2018.

Need more information?

Please reach out to:

Vicky Valentine
Admissions Counselor, Spring Valley
970-947-8276
800-621-8559, ext. 8276
vvalentine@coloradomtn.edu

photo - CMC studnets in a CMC Spring Valley classroom

When is New Student Registration (NSR) and New Student Orientation (NSO)?

New Student Registration – January 11-12, 2018

Those students who will be living in the residence hall will move in Wednesday evening, January 10. NSR will begin the afternoon of the 11 and will continue until trough the afternoon of Friday, January 12. Students must RSVP by January 6.

On-campus lodging is not available in the residence hall for guests during this session. There is a fee associated with NSR/O.

New Student Orientation  - January 12-13-14

New Student Orientation introduces students to campus resources, strategies for success in college, and opportunities for fun.  All students who plan to reside in the residence hall are required to attend NSO, January 12-13-14, 2018.

How do I sign up for New Student Registration?

Register Now!

Choose Spring Valley, and provide all information needed and payment.

Do I have to attend New Student Registration?

Yes. All incoming students are required to attend one of the three registration sessions followed by orientation the weekend before classes. The material covered will be essential to your transition into Colorado Mountain College (i.e. placement tests, information on campus resources, advising, and fine tuning fall class schedules, etc.). This also applies to transfer students.

What is the fee for?

The $175 fee charged for Orientation includes your food and housing during registration and covers the sessions and services utilized. It is mandatory for students living in the residence hall.

If you choose to stay at a local hotel, the fee is $145.

The fee also covers all Welcome Weekend events and activities during the weekend before the spring semester begins, January 12-14, 2018.

How do I pay for New Student Registration?

Provide Credit Card information when you register online to attend the NSR session.

When will I receive my New Student Registration Confirmation?

After you register and pay for NSR online and your registration is processed, you will be sent a New Student Registration confirmation.

When can I register for fall classes?

During NSR and after you have met with your advisor, you will register for your classes. Payment is due on the day you register, January 12, 2018.

Can my family come too?

New Student Registration is open to all family members. For guests staying at a hotel, the fee is $40 for the first guest and $30 for each additional guest. The fee includes meals.

How do I get to Glenwood Springs?

Air: You can fly into Denver (DEN) and rent a car or take a shuttle or fly into Aspen (ASP), EagleVail (EGE) or Grand Junction (GJT) and rent a car or take a shuttle.

Shuttle: Colorado Mountain Express (CME) runs from Denver west to Glenwood Springs. CMC also serves the EagleVail and Aspen airports. Grand Junction is the only location where a shuttle is not an option. If further directions are needed, please contact me: Vicky Valentine at Vvalentine@coloradomtn.edu.

What should I bring to New Student Registration?

Bring any SAT or ACT scores, copy of college transcripts or AP scores earned after you were admitted to CMC, personal scholarship information, and financial aid awards, and admissions correspondence if you have any.

Will I be able to choose my roommate for New Student Registration?

You will not be able to choose your roommate for the spring 2018 semester.

Can my guests stay on campus with me during New Student Registration?

Guests are not able to stay on campus during NSR; they are required to stay at a hotel.

What if I can't attend any New Student Registration Session due to extenuating circumstances?

This is a very rare occurrence. We try to space the NSR sessions throughout the summer to accommodate everyone's schedule. We even have an NSR session scheduled right before classes start. If you feel you cannot attend any of the sessions, please contact Vicky Valentine Admissions Counselor at 970-947-8276, or Vvalentine@coloradomtn.edu.