Orientation Session Dates

Spring 2019 Orientation Dates

Spring 2019 Orientation dates will be offered in December 2018 and January 2019.

Half-day orientation sessions:

Wednesday, December 19

Monday, January 7

Tuesday, January 8

Wednesday, January 9

 

Summer Orientation Session Dates | Registration Opens March 2019

Check back during the Spring Semester for the Summer 2019 Orientation Dates! 

 

First-Year Student Orientation 

Below are the dates for orientation sessions for new undergraduate students entering San Francisco State University in 2019 fall semester. Registration for orientation will open mid-Spring. Our New Student Orientations connect you to all aspects of campus and academic life at SF State. Attendance is highly encouraged for all entering freshmen and transfer students as you will receive advising and register for your Fall 2019 classes. Space in orientation sessions is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Sign up for orientation via your Student Center ( https://gateway.sfsu.edu/ ) after you accept your offer of addmission (AAO) and pay your $100 enrollment confirmation deposit. You can learn more about accepting your AAO here

DATES COMING SOON! 

 

Transfer Student Orientation 

Our New Transfer Orientations are either half-day or full-day advising and class registration sessions aimed at helping prepare you to join the San Francisco State community. Space in orientation sessions is limited and available on a first-come, first serbed basis. Sign up for orientation via your Student Center ( https://gateway.sfsu.edu/ ) after you accept your offer of addmission (AAO) and pay your $100 enrollment confirmation deposit.

You can learn more about accepting your AAO here.  F-1 visa international students from California Community Colleges are encouraged to attend Transfer Student Orientation during the summer months.  

DATES COMING SOON! 

 

Important for both New and Transfer Students! 

Sign up for orientation via your Student Center ( https://gateway.sfsu.edu/ after you accept your offer of addmission (AAO) and pay your $100 enrollment confirmation deposit. You can learn more about accepting your AAO here.

It is highly recommend to review your Student Center regularly before orientation for any account holds that may need to address before you arrive for orientation. 

 

New First-Year Student Summer Orientation Dates

Coming Soon! 

You can register here.

F-1 students are not required to attend the New Student Orientation in June or July, except for those F-1 students who are transferring from California community colleges.

New Transfer Student Summer Orientation Dates

Note you have an option to chose either a half-day or full-day session. 

Coming soon!

New International Student Orientation Date

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 (F-1 International Students Only)

International students in F-1 student visa status should attend the International student orientation from August 20 - 24, 2018. 

You can register here.

F-1 students are not required to attend the New Student Orientation in June or July, except for those F-1 students who are transferring from California community colleges.