Winter Orientation for Spring Admits 2017

Dates for Orientation Sessions:

(Registration is not available until Admission's Offer has been accepted.)

After reviewing the dates below, you can sign up for Orientation through your online Student Center.


December 22nd 8:00 am - 12:00 pm (half-day session)


December 22nd 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm (half-day session)

January 5th 8:00 am - 12:00 pm (session 1) OR 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm (session 2)

January 6th 8:00 am - 12:00 pm (session 1) OR 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm (session 2)

January 9th 8:00 am - 12:00 pm (session 1) OR 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm (session 2)



$35 per student

$25 per guest

We allow up to two guests per student (based on space available).

Your guest(s) should not be other new SF State admits. All new students who wish to attend Orientation must make a seperate reservation, even if they are attending the event with friends.

Fees are non-refundable, but can be applied to a different orientation session during the same term.

The New Student Orientation is not funded by the university, and therefore a fee is stipulated in order to support the program. The fee will cover the cost of operations and materials, extra staffing, breakfast and lunch.



After selecting a date from the options above, you can register for Orientation through your online Student Center:

(Make sure to use an internet browser supported by the university's online system. Many versions of Google Chrome are not supported.)

1. Log-in to your online Student Center. For detailed directions, please visit Campus Solutions website.

  • Once on the Home: SF State Gateway page, click Application Status.
  • Scroll until you locate the oval-shaped Student Center button, and click it.

2. On the right-hand side of the Oracle page, locate the New Undergraduates tab.

3. Click the link that says Orientation Registration.

4. Follow the prompts to make your orientaiton reservation and payment.