Student Resource Manual and Online Orientation

New Student Orientation:
To complete the Mandatory New Student Orientation, please click on the link below:
Face-to-face orientation has been canceled due to Covid-19, but the online version is available and mandatory.

  • Please view this short presentation on McDowell Tech. You will find relevant information regarding your life as a student and how you can be successful and achieve your goals. 

  • The last slide has a short evaluation. It must be filled out completely or a hold will be put on new student accounts.

  • For additional questions, please contact Julie Padgett at or call 828-652-0631.

Student Resource Manual: