New student: Graduate

Orientation is designed to help facilitate a smooth transition for all new students as they embark on their lives at SCAD. Orientation participants become acquainted with the academic environment, support services and facilities at the university; review important policies and procedures; and connect with fellow graduate students. All new students are required to attend.

Visit MySCAD for orientation updates. For additional information, call 912.525.4400.


Student involvement

SCAD student involvement offers ways for students to become active members of the university and to participate in recreational opportunities.

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Spring 2021 orientation

Spring 2021 orientation for new students will take place virtually for all SCAD locations. Through a combination of video presentations, digital content, and orientation guides, students and their families will become familiar with the student success opportunities the university offers and begin the exciting transition to SCAD. Students should complete all orientation sessions before the first day of classes, Monday, March 22.

Launch Spring 2021 orientation


All new eLearning students are enrolled in an online community known as the SCAD eLearning Student Network. This community is presented as an eLearning course to familiarize students with the layout and navigation of their classes. These courses are accessible one week prior to the start of the term, and live virtual orientation sessions are offered leading up to the start of the term.

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Savannah, eLearning
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