New Student Orientation 

The Lawson State Admissions & Enrollment Management Department will be hosting physical New Student Orientation sessions supporting the Spring 2024 term. New student orientation provides new students with the opportunity to get connected to the college early and a chance to learn more about Lawson State Community College, academic advising, class registration, campus life, financial aid, tuition management, residential life, student records, campus safety, and what you need to know to have a successful start to the Spring 2024 term at Lawson State Community College. We strongly encourage you to complete your enrollment process prior to attending New Student Orientation. Unsure of your admissions status? Email admissions@lawsonstate.edu or text us at 205 -707-6422 today.

Available New Student Orientation Sessions

December 5th 2023 at 10:00AM-12:00PM (Birmingham Campus: Academic Success Center)

December 5th 2023 at 5:00PM-7:00PM (Birmingham Campus: Academic Success Center)

December 6th 2023 at 10:00AM-12:00PM (Bessemer Campus: Student Services Building A, Multipurpose Room)

December 6th 2023 at 5:00PM-7:00PM (Bessemer Campus: Student Services Building A, Multipurpose Room)

December 7th 2023 at 5:00PM-7:00PM ( DUAL ENROLLMENT ONLY) Zoom Video Conferencing)

We require all applicants to complete the Cougar Onboarding Process. Please utilize your MyLawson user name and password to access the software and complete the modules.




Please ensure that you have completed the reminder of your enrollment steps: Applied for Financial Aid, submitted all official transcripts from high school and previously attended colleges/universities, and scheduled your classes for the Spring 2024 semester.  Reserve your seat today


You Have Questions, We've got Answers !

If you  are still  trying to determine if Lawson State Community College is the right  place for you or just have questions regarding the enrollment process , we invite you to join us every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:00 A.M. for a live chat . If you are unable to attend a live chat session , please contact one of our Enrollment Specialist for individualized attention  (Contact An Enrollment Specialist)

Guest link:

https://us.bbcollab.com/guest/84dd6386c319416e93a9645f282aa505

Session dial-in: 

• Dial-in:

+1-571-392-7650

• PIN:

4044001362