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 Blackboard & TORO 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