New Student Orientation

Orientation Requirements

The following steps must be completed to satisfy your Orientation requirement:

  1. You are required to complete an online General Education advising session as well as college specific advising in order to register for classes. This information will be provided in the coming weeks through your CSUF email and/or portal.
  2. Fill out the Orientation RSVP FormOpens in new window so that we can gauge your interest in Welcome Week activities. The RSVP form is open and can be completed any time through June 1st.
  3. You are required to complete the Online New Student Orientation module by Sunday, August 23, 2020. Access and online payment information will be provided beginning August 1st through your CSUF portal. This online orientation will take approximately 45-60 minutes to complete. The orientation fee this year will be reduced to $20.00.

You must complete ALL of the steps above to finish the Orientation process. Should you have any questions or concerns, we can be reached via email at 


Orientation Information


New Student Orientation will begin August 1, 2020.  



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Important Dates


Orientation for Fall 2020 will happen online. Click the link below for 

more important dates.




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Have a question? It has probably been asked before!

Orientation FAQ