As a first time in college* student, you will receive an email to register for a required Orientation & Advising Session once you have followed the steps outlined in "Before You Attend an Orientation & Advising Session" below. This session is designed to:
*First time in college includes incoming freshman and any graduating high school senior with previous dual enrollment credit from FSW.
Set up you FSW Student Portal at my.fsw.edu
The email to register for the Orientation & Advising Session will be sent to the email address you used to apply for admission to FSW within 2-8 days of resolving any holds other than Orientation & Advising. If you have not received the email within this timeframe, one of these other situations may apply:
If you feel you should have received the Orientation & Advising Session registration email but cannot find it in your inbox or junk mail, please contact us at to have your file re-evaluated and the email resent if applicable.
Transfer, Readmit (Returning), Non-Degree, Dual Enrollment, or Transient (guest) students are not required to attend an Orientation & Advising Session and will not have an Orientation hold. As one of these students, you may; however, have an Advising hold that can be resolved by scheduling an appointment with an Academic Advisor after you follow the steps for "Before You Attend an Orientation & Advising Session" section (above) to resolve any holds other than Advising.
International student will receive specific instructions from the Center of International Education.
Contact the Orientation staff at your FSW location:
Monday - Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm
|Charlotte Campus||(941) 637-5629
|Collier Campus||(239) 732-3998
|Hendry/Glades Center||(239) 732-3402
|Thomas Edison (Lee) Campus||(239) 432-5205
Howard Hall, Building Q Room 127