Orientation Fee Breakdown

Blazer Beginnings Orientation is self-funded, so all fees are used towards the planning of, preparing for, and executing of orientation sessions. We are so excited to be such an important step on your way to becoming a Blazer, and we cannot thank you enough for your support! All fees can be paid by accessing the orientation registration in the "New Student Portal". The New Student Portal is in the student's banner account.

Student Fee - $55

This fee covers the orientation session for the student. This includes all events, programming, materials, and lunch. 


Guest Fee - $25 (per guest)

This fee covers the orientation session for a student's guest(s). Up to three guests may attend Orientation with the student. This includes all events, programming, materials, and lunch. 


On-Campus Lodging Fee - $30 (per bed, per night)

This fee is optional, and it applies if the student and/or his or her guest(s) decide to stay on campus for orientation. A student may reserve a bed for him or herself and up to three additional beds for guests. Register for on-campus lodging @ www.valdosta.edu/orientationkickoff. On-campus lodging and Orientation Kickoff is not available for the June 10th & 11th, June 20th, and August 8th orientation sessions. 

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*Transfer Sessions (June 20th & August 8th)*

Complete the Online Orientation in your banner account (including paying the online orientation fee), and you will receive an invitation to the transfer sessions. There will not be an additional charge for attending the transfer orientation sessions.