Orientation 2020

Video Recording of Orientation Welcome & Technology Training
2020 New Student Orientation - Recorded August 24, 2020

New Students: Welcome to Itasca!

Check back for regular updates with specific details and links to sessions added a couple days prior to Orientation. Specific details and links have been emailed directly to students' personal and college email accounts.

August 24 New Student Orientation Day

Date: Monday, August 24, 2020

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.*
*New PSEO students are also required to attend an 8am-9am PSEO Orientation session on Zoom.

Format/Location: Varies by Program (Online, On Campus or Both)

  • Check your email for specific details and links (sent August 22).
  • Natural Resources & Wildland Firefighting students will be on-campus all day.
    See map below for walking route to the Natural Resources department.
  • Engineering students will start online 9:00-10:15, come to campus for lunch, and continue with Orientation on campus at 12:30.
  • Applied Psychology / Human Services will be online in the morning, with an optional afternoon meet-and-greet beginning at 12:30.
  • All other students will participate online through Zoom.
  • All students are invited to campus for a walk/drive-through lunch, 11:30-1:00.
  • There will be an in-person AND online club/organization fair during the lunch period.

Orientation Map - All Students
Orientation Map - Natural Resources

New Student Orientation

Orientation Day Schedule
Check Your Email or Button Below for Links

Find Your Zoom Session Links

Check your email accounts (personal and college) for specific details and links to sessions. If you did not receive an email on August 22, please email william.marshall@itascacc.edu and include your full name.

Time Event
8:00am - 9:00am New PSEO Student Required Orientation (online)
9:00am - 10:15am Welcome + Online Learning Workshops (Zoom Link: www.itascacc.edu/zoomwelcome) - all programs except Natural Resources & Wildland Firefighting which will be on campus
10:15am-11:30am Let's Chat Sessions - Online on Zoom, except for Early Childhood Education and Engineering (nothing scheduled for this time), and Natural Resources & Wildland Fire Fighting (on campus)
11:30am - 1:00pm Walk/Drive-Thru Picnic Lunch (on campus)
11:30am - 1:00pm Student Clubs & Organizations Fair (on campus by lunch tent AND online on Zoom) https://minnstate.zoom.us/my/kayley.schoonmaker
12:30pm - 3:00pm Engineering and Natural Resources programs will be on campus for additional programming; Applied Psychology/Human Services will have an optional meet-and-greet; All other students will be done after lunch

Monday classes that meet 4:00pm or later will be in session.