Welcome to San Francisco State 2017 - 18

Orientation is an important aspect in helping you prepare for college success. New Student Programs will offer guidance and resources that can help you get started at SF State.

Orientation is a collaborative effort consisting of academic counselors, student leaders, and many student service staff members. You are going to meet them at your orientation session, and feel free to ask them questions or discuss your academic plans.

In order to sign up for an orientation, you should first accept your admission offer (AAO). There is a web page provided for both first year freshmen and transfer student with the orientation dates available. Take a look at the dates and choose one that is best for you and register online.

SFSU Gator Guides Orientation Mobile App
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Make sure to download our SFSU Gator Guides Mobile App!  Inside the app has tons of content to help make your transition to SF State as easy as possible.  We also update the Gator Guides Mobile App regularly with new content so that you're always aware of what is going on around campus!  If you prefer a web-version, please click here!



2017 New Student Guide
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Steps for New Students

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This page may contain links to forms that contain PDFs.  Adobe reader may be downloaded at the Adobe website.

Orientation Registration for Fall 2017 admits is now OPEN.