New Student Orientation

New student orientation provides you with information that will help you transition into Helena College and assist you in preparation for your academic, social and personal success. You will learn about campus resources, student life, academic workshops, tutoring services, public safety and more!

Attendance is required for all new, first-time students and re-admits (out two consecutive semesters). Please plan to be present for the entire four hour orientation session.

Summer Orientation 2017:

  • May 23rd ~ 1:00pm - 5:00pm ~ check-in at 12:30pm

Fall Orientation 2017:

  • August 10th ~ 1:00pm - 5:00pm ~ check-in at 12:30pm
  • August 15th ~ 9:00am - 1:00pm ~ check-in at 8:30am
  • August 17th ~ 1:00pm - 5:00pm ~ check-in at 12:30pm

What do I need to bring:

  •  Student ID number (770), NetID (HCS), and log-in password
  •  Federal Student Aid (FSA) ID: Username and Password
  • Please ensure you have completed the Subsidized/Unsubsidized Master Promissory Note (MPN) if you have accepted loans


  • Welcome
  • Resources for Success
  • Where is... ???
  • Title IX / Handbook
  • Loan Entrance Counseling
  • Round Table Discussions
    • Business Office
    • Financial Aid
    • General Education Division
    • Student Support Services
    • Trades Division
    • TRiO - Strengths and challenges of beng a first generation college student

More information? Contact:

Jonathan Drew
Academic Advisor
Office: 406-447-6941

Lori Cooper
Administrative Associate
Office: 406-447-6939

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The Student Support Center's Mission

The purpose of the Student Support Center is to foster student success through academic advising, tutoring, career services, and other educational resources.