Spring Transfer FASET

Session/Schedule Overview

Schedule Overview
The one-day Transfer session is designed to acclimate you to the academic environment at Tech, the support services available, the rich traditions and the campus itself. You will meet with an academic adviser, review transfer credit reports, and be prepared to register for classes. In addition, you'll meet other new Tech students, campus student leaders, faculty members, and administrators. You won't want to miss out on FASET, so register as soon as possible to attend!

Spring Transfer FASET takes place from 7:45 a.m.- approximately 6 p.m.

Check-in Information

Check-in begins at 7:45 a.m. in the Student Center Commons. Click here to download a campus map.

FASET Costs

The orientation fee of $115 for each student, and $70 per guest covers the cost of breakfast, lunch, and all orientation materials.  The fee will be automatically added to your Georgia Tech student account.
Please note that the HOPE scholarship and other scholarships do not cover the cost of the orientation fee. Your FASET fee will be due with your other student fees. Please visit the Bursars Office Web site for the fee payment calendar.

Reservation Cancelations

All cancelations must be made in writing at least fifteen business days in advance (December 15th, 2016) for a refund of the registration fee less a $25 administration fee. To request a refund, email nssp@studentlife.gatech.edu.

If you are not planning to enroll at Georgia Tech this spring please update your application via www.admission.gatech.edu/cancel. Cancelling your application with the Office of Admission will not automatically cancel your FASET registration. You must follow both processes.

Medical Immunization Requirements

All students entering Georgia Tech are required to submit their immunization information to satisfy the Board of Regents immunization requirements. It is highly recommended that the requirements be completed with your family physician or at Stamps Health Services prior to starting classes. All immunization requirements and the associated forms may be found at www.health.gatech.edu/immunizationrequirements.  If you need assistance, please email immunizations@health.gatech.edu or you may call 404-894-1432.

Lodging/Housing Information

Housing
Spring Transfer FASET 

Students attending the Spring Transfer Session, that have a Spring semester housing assignments,will be able to move in on Wednesday, January 4th starting at 8am at no additional charge. If you have additional questions, regarding move-in, visit housing.gatech.edu or call 404.894.2470. 

Parent & Guest Orientation

Parent and Guest Orientation is a 1-day program that runs concurrently with the transfer student program, focusing on a variety of topics of interest to parents of transfer students. Throughout the program, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Attend presentations on academic success, transfer credit evaluation, and much more

  • Participate in a campus resource fair

  • Attend with your student their departmental orientation/academic advising

While attending FASET is not required, it is a great way for parents and guests to learn ways to support your student through their various experiences they will encounter at Tech.  The FASET Office strongly believes that family participation during your student's transition to Tech is invaluable, and we hope you will choose to attend FASET.

Parents and guests can register for FASET Orientation as part of the student registration process. 

For more information regarding Parent and Guest Transfer FASET Orientation, click here.

Directions/Parking

Via I-75/ I-85 N

  • Take I-75 N/I-85 N to Exit 249D towards Spring St/ W Peachtree St.
  • Cross over Spring St. and take the Left onto W Peachtree St.
  • Turn Left down North Ave
  • Follow North Ave past the Varsity onto Georgia Tech's Campus
  • Turn Right onto Tech Pkwy NW
  • Turn Right onto Regents Dr (in front of Georgia Institute of Technology sign)
  • Turn Right onto Ferst Dr at Light.
  • The parking garage will be on your right

Via I-75 S

  • Take I-75 S toward Atlanta
  • Take Exit 249D towards North Ave/ Georgia Tech
  • Turn Right onto North Ave
  • Turn Right onto Tech Pkwy NW
  • Turn Right onto Regents Dr (in front of Georgia Institute of Technology sign)
  • Turn Right onto Ferst Dr at Light.
  • The parking garage will be on your right

Via I-85 S

  • Take I-85 S toward Atlanta
  • Continue on I-85 S toward Techwood Dr. NW
  • Continue on to merge of I-85 and I-75
  • Take Exit 249D towards North Ave/ Georgia Tech
  • Turn Right onto North Ave
  • Turn Right onto Tech Pkwy NW
  • Turn Right onto Regents Dr (in front of Georgia Institute of Technology sign)
  • Turn Right onto Ferst Dr at Light.
  • The parking garage will be on your right