New Pioneer Orientation

Welcome to GSC New Pioneers!

New Pioneer Orientation is designed to help new students create meaningful connections, become familiar with GSC policies and procedures, connect with various offices and their caring, dedicated staff, and learn about all the services GSC provides. Attendance is expected at all scheduled Orientation events.


  • On-campus move-in and commuter check-in by appointment only;
    • Click here to sign up or call (800) 924-2010 for assistance
  • All students are screened for COVID-19 as part of the check-in process.
  • All orientation activities will take place in small, socially distant groups.
  • All first-time freshmen are expected to attend GSC 100 meetings.
  • Transfer and Re-Admit students may attend GSC 100 meetings upon request.


For More Information:

Call or text (304) 904-3195 or email


Virtual Convocation

Traditionally, GSC welcomes new students to campus with a formal ceremony known as Convocation. This year, things are a little different but we still wanted to say, "Welcome to Glenville State College!" - click the video below to view the 2020 virtual Convocation ceremony.


Orientation Schedule and Handbook:
Orientation Schedule and Handbook
Click here to view the Orientation Schedule and Handbook