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Orientation FAQs

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    1. How do I sign up for Orientation?

      You may register for an Orientation session by completing the online registration form or by calling the Orientation office at 716-270-2611.
    2. Where should I attend my Orientation session?

      Students should attend orientation at the respective campus which they plan to take classes.
    3. What if I can’t attend my Orientation session?

      Please contact the orientation office to reschedule your session at 716-270-2611.
    4. How long will my Orientation session take?

      Plan to spend 3 to 4 hours preparing your path for your initial year at SUNY Erie.
    5. When do I register for classes?

      It is recommended that you contact your department directly to set up a registration appointment for your first semester classes.  You may also contact the Academic Counseling office at any of the campuses to schedule an appointment.  More information can be found here: www.ecc.edu/Student-Advisement/
    6. How do I access the MYECC portal (email, Blackboard, Starfish, Web Advisor)?

      Please refer to the instructions in your acceptance letter on how to access your account.  For questions, you can call the Help Desk at 716-851-1535.  Please have your Student ID ready when calling.
    7. How do I change my major after acceptance?

      You may call the Admissions office to set up an appointment to change your program of study: www.ecc.edu/admissions/
    8. Who should I contact if I need help?

      You can call or email the Orientation office at 716-270-2611, STARTorientation@ecc.edu.
  • Need Help?

    New Student Orientation

    North Campus
    Gleasner Hall, Room 126-128
    6205 Main Street
    Williamsville, NY 14221
    P: (716) 270-2611
    Monday - Friday8 a.m. - 5 p.m.