New Student Orientation - Southwestern Illinois College

New students!! YOU ARE INVITED!!

All new students are invited to attend orientation sessions to help prepare for the start of classes.

Sessions are offered throughout the summer at

Belleville, Sam Wolf Granite City, Red Bud, and East St. Louis.

Getting Started

To start your day, you’ll learn (almost) everything you need to know to be successful including academic expectations, getting ready for your first day, student support services, and campus resources.

Technology 101

This session will allow students to ensure they are ready to go with all their academic technology including

  • eStorm student portal
  • SWIC student email
  • Office 365
  • Brightspace
  • Multi-factor Authentication and passwords

as well as learn about helpful tools and apps available to students.

Granite City Financial Aid
Photo of Michael Dunbar's "Astro Treillage" sculpture and the Liberal Arts building on the Belleville campus.

Campus Tour

Take advantage of a personalized campus tour where you’ll find your classrooms, meet student support staff, learn about the best places to study, and know where to find all the important places like financial aid, advising, and food!

New Student Orientation Registration for Summer 2024 is now open!