Program Preparation

This section provides important information you need before the program starts. Please read through this carefully and let us know if you have any questions:


Emory NetID & Password

Be sure you know your Emory NetID and password. You will need this to log in to all Emory systems before the program starts and during the program.

Emory NetID and Password Retrieval Instructions

To change your Emory password, refer to the Password Reset Instructions


Emory Email

All enrolled students have an Emory email account. It is particularly important to check your email during Week Zero (see below). To access your Emory email:

Emory has an additional level of security, DUO Security. When you access your Emory OPUS account and Emory email for the first time, you will need to enroll in DUO. For more information refer to Duo Security Enrollment Instructions.


It is vital that all students check their Emory email for:

  • Faculty communications about course
  • Orientation Zoom link
  • Communications from other Emory offices


Day 0 (Zero) - Noncredit only

Day 0 (Zero) is the Thursday prior to the start of the program and when the course is available in Canvas.

  • Session A: June 24th
  • Session B: July 8th

Enrolled students should log in to using Emory NetID and password on the dates listed above. Refer to Day 0 (Zero) for information about your course prior to the start of your session.

 Important Dates


Pre-College Session A Session B
Day 0 (Zero) June 24 July 8
Orientation June 24 @ 4 pm July 8 @ 4 pm
Classes Begin
    Morning: 9:30-11 am
    Afternoon: 2-3:20 pm

June 28

July 12

College 101 Begins:
   12 - 1 pm
   Mondays - Thursdays
June 28 July 12
Meet Community Mentor June 28 @ 7 pm July 12 @ 7 pm
Last day of classes July 9 July 23
Community Farewell Event July 9 @ 7 pm July 23 @ 7 pm



Summer College Session 1 Session 2
Week 0 (Zero) May 10 - 14 June 21 - 25
Orientation May 12 @ 4:30 pm June 23 @ 4:30 pm
Classes begin May 17 June 28
Last day for schedule changes/cancellation/withdraw with full refund May 19 June 30
Last day of class June 23 August 4
Exam Period June 24-25 August 5-6