American Univesity of Beirut

New Student Orientation

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Welcome to AUB Virtual Orientation Program!

Let's get started!
  • ​The new student orientation this year will begin on January 10, 2022. The orientation is of a virtual format, spread over several weeks, and mandatory. Check the program Here​
  • We will post all updates regarding the program sessions and important announcements on this page. SAVE the webpage Link and check on a regular basis!
  • Please activate your AUBnet account by January 5, 2022 to ensure​ participation in the orientation sessions.​ Please check the New Student Checklist steps​

Step1: Access to vNSO Moodle Course
This year, the Virtual New Student Orientation (vNSO) Moodle course includes interactive modules and live sessions to help you get started on your learning journey!

The Moodle course includes sections pertaining to your Faculty Academic Sessions.
You will have access to these modules as of Monday, January 10, 2022. 

Before you can access the course, make sure you activate your AUBnet account by January 5, 2022.​​

Step 2: Introductory Welcome Live Session
A Welcome Note will be held on Monday, January 10, 2022, from 10:00 am - 11:00 am. The welcome note is a Live session on the WebEx platform, click here to join.

Step 3: Faculty Academic and General Orientation Sessions ​
New Students can access their vNSO Moodle Course and will be directed to the following sections:

  • Office of Student Affairs (OSA) General section: for ALL new students (GR and UG)
  • Faculty Academic section: check additional material pertained to your faculty/School
  • Graduate Council section: for Graduate students 
  • OIP section: for International students

​​​Live Chat with IT 

(available from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM Beirut Time)

For troubleshooting problems contact the IT Service Desk at

For general Orientation inquiries, send an email to

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