The OSU Extended Campus Online Orientation
This orientation is for OSU Extended Campus (Ecampus) students. The orientation is divided into three paths: graduate, non-degree seeking, and undergraduate student.
Note: If you are primarily an on-campus student, please contact the Office of New Student Programs & Family Outreach for START orientation information.
Non-degree seeking students
Undergraduate and Post-Bacc students
In order for your advisor to be aware of your completion of this orientation, you must take the orientation review quiz located within the Finishing Steps section. Please do not complete the review quiz until you have received your formal admission letter.
Please read the following information regarding the ALEKS Math Placement Exam PRIOR TO COMPLETING the Online Orientation:
Transfer students who have not successfully completed college level math will be required to take the ALEKS Math Placement Test online. College level math is defined as Math 111 (College Algebra) or equivalent and above. If your college level math was taken more than 1 year ago, please speak to your advisor during your first appointment to determine if you will need to take the Math Placement Test.
General instructions: The Math Placement Test is designed to assist academic advisors in placing you in the appropriate level of math given your current skill level. Therefore an accurate score on the Math Placement Test is vital in order to provide you with a correct placement. It is recommended that you set aside 90 minutes to complete the test and have reliable internet access when you take the test.You can take the ALEKS Math Placement Test online with a valid ONID account. Click "LOG INTO ALEKS" in the middle of the page to complete the placement test.
Current Ecampus students who wish to change majors from one degree program to another must complete the review quiz at the end of the orientation.