Bison Bound


Bison Bound - New Student Orientation

Bison Bound is the official new student orientation of Southern Union State Community College for first-time freshman entering Southern Union for Fall 2022. Students, and up to two guests, may participate in a day of interactive informational sessions, parent and student panels, and of course new student registration! 

Regardless of which campus session you plan to attend, Prior to your arrival, please complete the checklist below to ensure you are ready for Bison Bound:

Checklist:

  • If you haven’t yet, please complete a SUSCC admissions application by clicking here
  • Submit an official high school transcript to SUSCC Records showing your graduation date to admissions@suscc.edu
  • Click here to Print and Complete the Pre-Orientation Survey and bring it with you to Bison Bound. This tool will help you prepare for the classes you wish to register for during Bison Bound.

Students who have completed the steps above are able to register on their own prior to the event. Click here for more details on how to register on your own. If you register yourself, then during Bison Bound, you can meet with us to review your schedule and make sure your registered classes line up with your plan of study


Valley Campus

Session 1: Tuesday, June 14, 2022

  • Check in begins: 9:00 am EST in the John Carmichael Building (main building) on the Valley Campus.
  • Activities: 9:30 am-1:00 pm EST

Click here to register for the Bison Bound Event on the Valley Campus

Valley Campus Map


Wadley Campus

Session 1: Tuesday, June 21, 2022 - Please Note: This Session is for Fine Arts Students and Student Athletes Only 

  • Check in begins: 8:00 am CST in the SUSCC Arena on the Wadley Campus.
  • Activities: 8:30 am-2:00 pm CST

Attendees for this session will be sent the registration information.  

The Wadley Campus Dining Hall will be open for lunch.  Lunch will be available for $7.50 per person.

Wadley Campus Map

Session 2: Wednesday, June 22, 2022

  • Check in begins: 8:00 am CST in the SUSCC Arena on the Wadley Campus.
  • Activities: 8:30 am-2:00 pm CST

The Wadley Campus Dining Hall will be open for lunch.  Lunch will be available for $7.50 per person.

Click here to register for the June 22 Bison Bound Event on the Wadley Campus

Wadley Campus Map


Opelika Campus

Session 1: Tuesday, June 28, 2022 - Morning Session 

  • Check in begins: 8:00 am CST in the Southern Room in the Business and Technology Center on the Opelika Campus.
  • Activities: 8:30 am-1:00 pm CST

Click here to register for the June 28 Bison Bound Morning Session for the Opelika Campus

After the activities have ended, lunch options, provided by local food trucks and the Sweet Onion Café, will be available for purchase on the Opelika Campus' Green Space.

Opelika Campus Map

Session 2: Tuesday, June 28, 2022 - Afternoon Session 

  • Check in begins: 1:00 pm CST in the Southern Room in the Business and Technology Center on the Opelika Campus.
  • Activities: 1:30 pm-5:00 pm CST

Click here to register for the June 28 Bison Bound Afternoon Session for the Opelika Campus

For those who arrive early, lunch options, provided by local food trucks and the Sweet Onion Cafe, will be available for purchase on the Opelika Campus' Green Space.

Opelika Campus Map

Session 3: Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - Morning Session 

  • Check in begins: 8:00 am CST in the Southern Room in the Business and Technology Center on the Opelika Campus.
  • Activities: 8:30 am-1:00 pm CST

Click here to register for the June 29 Bison Bound Morning Session for the Opelika Campus

After the activities have ended, lunch options, provided by local food trucks and the Sweet Onion Cafe, will be available for purchase on the Opelika Campus' Green Space.

Opelika Campus Map

Session 4: Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - Afternoon Session 

  • Check in begins: 1:00 pm CST in the Southern Room in the Business and Technology Center on the Opelika Campus.
  • Activities: 1:30 pm-5:00 pm CST

Click here to register for the June 29 Bison Bound Afternoon Session for the Opelika Campus

For those who arrive early, lunch options, provided by local food trucks and the Sweet Onion Cafe, will be available for purchase on the Opelika Campus' Green Space.

Opelika Campus Map

Session 5: Thursday, June 30, 2022 - Morning Session

  • Check in begins: 8:00 am CST in the Southern Room in the Business and Technology Center on the Opelika Campus.
  • Activities: 8:30 am-1:00 pm CST

Click here to register for the June 30 Bison Bound Morning Session for the Opelika Campus

After the activities have ended, lunch options, provided by local food trucks and the Sweet Onion Cafe, will be available for purchase on the Opelika Campus' Green Space.

Opelika Campus Map

Session 6: Thursday, June 30, 2022 - Afternoon Session 

  • Check in begins: 1:00 pm CST in the Southern Room in the Business and Technology Center on the Opelika Campus.
  • Activities: 1:30 am-5:00 pm CST

Click here to register for the June 30 Bison Bound Afternoon Session for the Opelika Campus

For those who arrive early, lunch options, provided by local food trucks and the Sweet Onion Cafe, will be available for purchase on the Opelika Campus' Green Space.

Opelika Campus Map

 

For more information email advising@suscc.edu, or call 334-745-6437, ext. 5357.