Experience AWC 

What is Experience AWC?

Experience AWC is an orientation experience designed to provide new students with information, resources and advising that will facilitate a successful AWC experience.  Participants will learn about AWC degrees and certificates, how to choose classes, how to build a schedule and register for classes, how to access and use student platforms like BlackboardTORO Webmail, and other important topics necessary for a successful transition into college. Students and guests will participate in a campus tour and attend faculty-presented program information sessions. Participants can attend a Lady Matador softball game and enjoy lunch provided by the Matador Athletic Department. Scholarships totaling $2,000 will be awarded during game innings.

Who should attend Experience AWC?

Experience AWC is designed for all new part-time or full-time students attending any AWC site.

How much does it cost to attend?

There is no cost to attend Experience AWC.

What do I need to do to prepare for Experience AWC?

Students must (1) complete assessment/placement testing at AWC Testing Services or have ACT/SAT test results sent to AWC Testing Services PRIOR to the event; (2) activate AWC accounts for access to Self-Service/Blackboard/TORO Webmail; (3) plan for payment of tuition during event.

Also, please wear comfortable and weather-appropriate clothing and shoes. Campus tours will involve walking and some of the event will occur outdoors.

How do I register for Experience AWC?

Click on the Sign Up for Experience AWC link on the right of this page.

What if I have more questions?

If you have additional questions, please contact us at (928) 344-7550 or email us at: ExperienceAWC@azwestern.edu

Contact Info

Phone: (928) 344-7624
Fax: (928) 344-7710
Location: 3C - Top Floor
  • Monday - Thursday: 7:00am - 7:00pm

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DISCOVER for Summer/Fall registration will resume in April.


Pre-Evaluation Post Evaluation

Experience AWC
Upcoming Dates

Yuma Campus (LR Building)
04/18/2020 - 7:30am New student orientation