Welcome, Wildcats, to New Student Orientation
As you begin this exciting new chapter, you probably have questions. Don’t worry. That’s what your orientation session is all about. During your virtual orientation, you’ll explore academic offerings, learn about campus resources and departments, review your class schedule and more. Whether you need info on housing or want to find out how to join an organization, orientation is your one-stop shop for everything you need to know to become a successful Wildcat.
In addition to the virtual program, we offer you a chance to participate in live and on-demand chats. Here, you can ask anything and everything about your transition to the University of Arizona. These chats help you learn how to navigate the university and introduce you to the Wildcat community. We have a wide variety of offerings to ensure that you have all the information you need to make your transition as smooth as possible.
Congrats! You’re about to embark on an exciting new chapter in your life. To get ready for orientation, you will need to complete a few important tasks:
- Pay the enrollment fee
- Sign up for your orientation session
- Complete placements
- Submit immunization records
- Submit final high school or college transcripts
We’re happy you’ve chosen to join the Wildcat family to complete your college degree. Transfer Student Orientation is a virtual experience specifically designed with you in mind. Learn about how your credits will transfer, academic placements, and the University of Arizona campus during your virtual session.
At the University of Arizona, we’re committed to your educational and personal success. You’ll find resources to help with being successful both on and off campus, including academic advising, immigration support, academic support, merit-based scholarships and opportunities for friendship & community.
Family & Guests
We know how important you are to your student's success in college. That’s why we offer an optional guest program, Family Essentials, that parallels your student’s orientation. This Program provides you with the opportunity to learn about the University of Arizona and your student’s transition to campus life as a Wildcat.
Register for Virtual Orientation
Next Steps Center is where you complete all of your required tasks after being admitted, including virtual orientation registration.