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Transfer Orientation

2018 Transfer Front Page

Orientation for Transfer students is designed to help incoming students feel welcomed and a part of the CSUSM community.

Students can expect to:

  • Meet fellow incoming students, current students, faculty, and staff
  • Receive academic advising and course registration support
  • Learn about CSUSM services, policies, and procedures
  • Learn how to get involved on campus
  • Explore the campus

Transfer Orientation sessions are half-day programs running in the AM: 8:00am-1:00pm or PM: 12:00pm-5:00pm. Due to space restrictions, guests are not permitted to attend. Transfer Orientation sessions are major specific. Date options are available within MyCSUSM once the orientation reservation system is live.

Please Note: All newly admitted students must attend Orientation in order to finalize their course schedule prior to the first day of the admitted semester.

Transfer Student Next Steps Checklist

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How to make an Orientation Reservation

  • Submit Intent to Enroll
  • Clear any Housing Holds (if applicable)
  • Login to MyCSUSM and select "Orientation Sign Up"

Ongoing Orientation

Stay connected all semester long with the "ORNT 15" course in your Courgar Courses. This Online Transfer Student Community is a great opportunity to engage with fellow transfer students and learn of CSUSM campus tips and resources! Log in to your Cougar Courses and engage today! Additional opportunities to get involved at CSUSM as a Transfer student can be found on our Transfer Track page.