Welcome to Middlesex

Welcome to New Student Orientation at Middlesex!

Welcome to Middlesex Community College! Whether you are a New, Transfer or Readmit student the New Student Orientation at Middlesex will provide you with the information you need to have a successful start at our college.

See below to get started on the 3 Steps to Becoming a Student at Middlesex.

This 30-minute orientation provides interactive videos highlighting support services and important resources available to you as a student of CT State.  A Certificate of Completion will be sent to your college email along with a survey for feedback.

The deadline to complete CT State Community College – New Student Online Orientation is
September 1st for Fall students and February 1st for Spring Students.

How to Begin:

  1. You can sign-in to complete the CT State Community College – New Student Online Orientation 24-hours after being admitted to the college.
  2. You will need to log into myCommNet prior to accessing the Online Orientation portal: myCommNet instructions
  3. Have your myCommNet login information ready and sign in HERE to get started!
  4. Complete all lessons and feedback survey.
  5. Check your college email for your Certificate of Completion or download it from your Online Orientation dashboard.

Meet with your Guided Pathways Advisor or attend one of our Open Registration Events to select your courses for the upcoming semester. Use the following links to setup an appointment.

For more information, please see our Advising Page.

This is a critical step in your Orientation at Middlesex process. We have two time periods for students to
come in and learn more about the college, get a tour, get your student ID, finalize your schedule, and meet with
support services.

Summer Fridays at Middlesex – April to August
Winter Wonderland Days at Middlesex – October to January

Helpful Resources for New, Returning, and Readmit Students:

New Student Orientation

  • Required New Student Steps
    • Complete the Online Orientation (Step 1)
    • Register for Classes (Step 2)
    • Register and Attend an in-person – Summer Fridays at Middlesex day (Step 3)
  • New Student Resource Page  Adobe Acrobat PDF File
  • New Student FAQs Adobe Acrobat PDF File

FAFSA & PACT

My.CommNet.edu

One-stop to access for:

  • College Email
  • Blackboard
  • Course Schedule
  • Transcripts

Need Help? Contact Distance Learning Support

Policies and Other Helpful Links

How to be a Successful Student

How to be a Successful Student Part 1