Orientation for credit students is designed to introduce you to Brookhaven College. During your orientation session, you will learn about the registration process and the many ways we can help you succeed on and off campus.

New Student Orientation at Brookhaven College

Welcome! You are about to begin a new, exciting chapter of your life, and we are thrilled to share this experience with you! We hope to be a resource as you prepare to come to campus, attend New Student Orientation and begin your first semester here at Brookhaven College. Orientation is the final step in your process for applying and registering for classes, but it is one of the most important. Orientation helps you understand all the resources and services the college can offer to help ensure your success.

Multiple New Student Orientation sessions are scheduled several days before classes begin each semester. Attendance at a New Student Orientation session is required for ALL:

  • First-time-in-college students
  • Dallas County Promise students

2019 New Student Orientation Dates

The general New Student Orientation sessions begin in Bldg. B, Room B240. 

Dates with an asterisk * indicate Dallas County Promise New Student Orientation sessions. These registrants will be contacted prior to the session with location details. 

Date Time Course Number
June 19*8: 30 a.m.
​Aug. 7
​10 a.m.
​​2019fa EDUZ 1000 22023
​Aug. 8
​10 a.m.
2 p.m.
​​2019fa EDUZ 1000 22024
​2019fa EDUZ 1000 22025
​Aug. 12
​8:30 a.m.
​2019fa EDUZ 1000 22013
​Aug. 13
8:30 a.m.
6:30 p.m.
​2019fa EDUZ 1000 22014
2019fa EDUZ 1000 22015
Aug. 14
​8:30 a.m.
6:30 p.m.
​2019fa EDUZ 1000 22016
2019fa EDUZ 1000 22017
​Aug. 15
​8:30 a.m.
6:30 p.m.
​2019fa EDUZ 1000 22018
2019fa EDUZ 1000 22019
​Aug. 16
​10 a.m.
​2019fa EDUZ 1000 22020
​Aug. 17
​9 a.m.
​2019fa EDUZ 1000 22021
​Aug. 19
​9 a.m.
​​2019fa EDUZ 1000 22022
Aug. 21
9 a.m.VETERANS ONLY - 2019fa EDUZ 1000 22029
Sept. 6
9 a.m.Make-up Orientation - Students must register with an advisor for this session.

How to Register

Students will use eConnect to register for the general New Student Orientation sessions. Dallas County Promise students: Click the date of the session above you wish to register for.

  • Go to econnect.dcccd.edu (website may also be accessed from the Brookhaven homepage menu).
  • Click the yellow box titled "Continuing Education/Workforce Training Student Menu."
  • Under "Class Information," select "Register for CE/WT Classes."
  • Select the current term you wish to register for and click the checkbox next to Brookhaven College. Note: Summer/Fall orientations are located under the Summer term.
  • Click the dropdown menu under "Courses" and choose "EDUZ-Educational Personnel."
  • Enter "1000" for the course number. The section number is optional and can be found next to the session details listed above.
  • Click the "Submit" button at the bottom of the page.
  • Select the session you would like to attend and follow the prompts to complete the registration process.
  • New Student Orientation is free of charge. However, you must complete the registration process as if you were paying for a class, even though you won't be charged for the class.​

You will receive an email as a reminder of your orientation date and with more information one week and one day before the orientation.