New Freshman Students

As a new freshman student, you are required and it is your responsibility to attend one of the New Student SOAR sessions, Spartan Orientation, Advisement, and Registration. During one of your two-day SOAR sessions, you will meet with Bryan Undergraduate Student Services and be guided through the advisement and registration process.

We invite you to view the following six videos (to the right) which will help guide you through many of our systems you will use during your New Student SOAR. If you have any questions please feel free to call our office at (336) 334-5928. Please watch all of the videos on the playlist.

View the Bryan New Student Handbook for policies, procedures, and degree requirement information for new students.

New Graduate Students

Orientation for students in Evening MBA, MSITM, MSA, MSN/MBA, MSG/MBA, Graduate Certificate, and Post-Graduate Certificate programs.

A brief orientation for new students of the Bryan Graduate Programs will be held the Saturday before the start of each semester. This event presents the opportunity to meet several faculty members, network with other students, and ask questions. Dress is business casual, and lunch is provided.

Complete details, along with RSVP information, will be included in your admission packet.

New Transfer Students

Welcome! Once you have completed the Admissions process, Bryan Undergraduate Student Services will send you an email welcome letter to outline the steps to set up an advising appointment for registration.

New Transfer Students will be required to complete the Bryan Advisor Briefing (BAB) orientation videos including submission of the quiz. Upon completion of the BAB orientation, students will wait 72 business hours to be assigned to a Bryan Academic Advisor and given access to their Starfish calendar via Canvas for scheduling an advising appointment.

Note: All business majors are assigned to an advisor based on the student’s last name.

Once access is given students will use Starfish via Canvas to schedule an appointment. Advising appointments may be scheduled in person, via phone, or Google Hangout when scheduled.

Prior to meeting with a Bryan advisor all New Transfer and Readmitted student must work with UNCGs Admissions Office to be formally admitted or readmitted to the University.

New Transfer students are required to attend one of the New Transfer SOAR sessions, Spartan Orientation, Advising & Registration. Please visit the link for more information or to contact the office of New Student Transitions & First Year Experience.

Note: SOAR is the University’s orientation.

Most Transfer students have questions about how their credits will transfer, Bryan Advisors are not able to provide transfer equivalencies prior to admission to the University. To see how credits have transferred in the past to UNCG, visit Transfer Equivalency System (TES).

Readmitted Students are students who have previously attended UNCG (not including summer) without completing a degree. Readmission is not automatic, students needing readmission to the University will need to connect with the Admissions office to take the proper steps for readmission or reactivation prior to meeting with their assigned Bryan Advisor.

All readmitted students will be required to complete the Bryan Advisor Briefing videos prior to receiving clearance to meet with their Bryan Advisor. Upon completion of the orientation, students will wait 72 business hours to be assigned to their Bryan Advisor once access is given students will use Canvas to schedule an appointment. Advising appointments may be scheduled in person, via phone, or Google Hangout when scheduled.

The Bryan Undergraduate Student Services Office will contact all Transfer and Readmitted students via their iSpartan email starting in late April to early May if admitted for fall or late November to early December if admitted for spring with information on completing your Bryan Advisor Briefing (BAB) orientation.

If you have any questions please feel free to to contact the Bryan Undergraduate Student Services office at (336) 334-5928.

Take the BAB Quiz

Online Degree Completion Students

New and returning online degree completion students are required to participate in an advising and registration appointment with their assigned academic advisor from the Bryan Undergraduate Student Services Office before they will be eligible to register for classes.

All readmitted and reactivated students will be contacted via their iSpartan email starting in late April to early May (if admitted for fall) or late November to early December (if admitted for spring) with information on completing advising.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Bryan Undergraduate Student Services office at (336) 334-5928.