Campus Connections

During your orientation you will have the opportunity to join Live Interest Sessions called Campus Connections hosted by campus and academic resource departments. Get your questions answered whether they’re about student life, financial aid, or finding more academic resources! Sessions will be live between 12:30 p.m. - 5 p.m. (Arizona Time). Some dates, sessions, and times may be subject to change.

If you are having difficulty accessing a session, questions about your day, or unsure of what's next, a member of our team can help! Join our Orientation Troubleshooting Room anytime during your Orientation day to ask your questions. 

Please note that all Campus Connections Sessions are optional. Sessions may coincide with your Schedule Review appointment, you must prioritize your Schedule Review session

Campus Connections Schedule  

SESSION LINKS ARE INCLUDED IN SESSION DESCRIPTIONS. LINKS ARE SEPARATED BY STUDENT & GUEST LINKS, STUDENTS WILL BE REQUIRED TO SIGN IN WITH THEIR NETID. 

Pre-Health Professions with The A Center

Interested in a health-related career? Join the Pre-Health Professions Advising Team from The A Center to learn more about pre-health requirements and opportunities.

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Wildcat Family Chat (Family Essentials Panel)

Parents and guests can join Orientation Leaders (OLs) and hear about their experience transitioning to the University of Arizona. This will take place in a group setting and you will have the opportunity to ask questions.

GUEST ACCESS

College is your time to explore your career options, make lasting connections, and prepare for future employment. Student Engagement & Career Development’s goal is to help you pursue careers that align with your values and purpose. Our programs like Blue Chip Leadership can help you do that and more. Join us at our info session to learn how you can grow as a leader, make a difference in your community, and be prepared for your future career!

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

36% percent of students at the University of Arizona stated that they faced some form of basic needs insecurity over the last year. Join Campus Pantry and Campus Closet as they provide information to students about what resources are available both on campus and in the community that help mitigate these concerns.

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Campus Rec is more than just a gym! We provide diverse opportunities for balanced and healthy lifestyles through inclusive and quality programs, collaborations, and facilities. Your health and wellbeing is vital to having a successful college career. Learn how Campus Rec can help you make the most of your Wildcat experience!

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Committed to promoting health, wellness and safety at The University of Arizona. Join Campus Health as they talk about their services, including their mental health program, Counseling & Psych Services.

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Interested in joining a Fraternity or Sorority? Join this session to learn more about how to join, formal recruitment details, and parent and family resources.

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Orientation Leaders (OLs) will be available to answer course registration questions and assist with schedule changes! Students may drop-in AFTER they have attended their Schedule Review Session.

STUDENT ACCESS 

Disability Resource Center

The Disability Resource Center (DRC) leads the University in a progressive and proactive approach to campus accessibility. In addition to individual accommodation exploration, DRC works proactively to impact the systemic design of our campus environments to offer seamless inclusion and access. Learn more about the DRC’s work and how they support UArizona students.

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

General Education (Drop-Ins)

Students can drop-in to ask questions related to General Education courses. 

STUDENT ACCESS 

Honors College

Students admitted The W.A. Franke Honors College will learn more about their requirements and all that being Franke Honors student entails.

If your Schedule Review - advising meeting is scheduled at this time please prioritize that meeting and connect with The W.A. Franke Honors College at a later time. 

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Office of Scholarships & Financial Aid

We know that planning for college costs is an important part of your orientation process. During this session, our Ask Aid Team will be available to answer any questions from students and their supporters as you navigate your aid options.

SESSION ACCESS

Second Language Placement (Drop-Ins)

Students can drop-in to ask questions related to second language graduation requirements, placement exam scores, transfer credits, or AP/IB/Cambridge/CLEP exam scores.  

STUDENT ACCESS 

SOS with Student Success Retention Innovation

All students have the ability to be successful at the University of Arizona. The SOS program and SSRI have services to help students succeed. Through various student programs, services, and initiatives all centered in growth mindset and fostering a sense of belonging SSRI creates opportunities for new students to connect, engage, and create their network on campus.  

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Registration Assistance (Drop-Ins) 

Orientation Leaders (OLs) will be available to answer course registration questions and assist with schedule changes! Students may drop-in AFTER they have attended their Schedule Review Session.

STUDENT ACCESS 

Associated Students of the University of Arizona (ASUA)

ASUA is the student government on the University of Arizona campus . Through programs, clubs, policies, events and making sure the student voice is heard, ASUA is here to make sure that students are able to engage themselves in the University of Arizona and make their college years the most memorable yet. During this session, we will provide an overview of ASUA's programs and services, leadership opportunities, and different ways to get involved on campus.

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Bursars & CatCard

The Bursar's office provides student account and billing information, payment processing, delivery of student refunds, collection of delinquent student accounts, and more. Learn about student financial services and how to use CatCard in this session.

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

First Cats 

Only available during New Student Orientation.

First Cats supports first-generation college students throughout their time as a Wildcat! With over 10,000 first-gen students, faculty, and staff on campus, you're joining a vibrant community on campus. Attend our session to learn more about how we support students who are the first in their family to attend college.

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

General Education (Drop-Ins)

Students can drop-in to ask questions related to General Education courses. 

STUDENT ACCESS

Math Placement (Drop-Ins)

Only available during New Student Orientation.

After students have met with their advisor and have their schedule, they can drop-in to provide test scores or unofficial transcripts to update Math Placement requirements for course registration purposes.

STUDENT ACCESS 

Parking and Transportation Services

Have questions about parking permits, bringing your car to campus, campus access and alternative transportation solutions? Join the Department of Parking and Transportation Services to discuss all of this and more!

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Registration Assistance (Drop-Ins) 

Orientation Leaders (OLs) will be available to answer course registration questions and assist with schedule changes! Students may drop-in AFTER they have attended their Schedule Review Session.

STUDENT ACCESS 

Second Language Placement (Drop-Ins)

Students can drop-in to ask questions related to second language graduation requirements, placement exam scores, transfer credits, or AP/IB/Cambridge/CLEP exam scores.  

STUDENT ACCESS 

Writing Placement (Drop-Ins)

Only available during New Student Orientation.

Students can drop-in to chat with a Writing Placement Advisor about English exam scores (AP/IB), verify dual enrollment coursework and grades, and/or ask questions about Foundations Writing courses and what to do if they didn't complete the Foundations Writing Evaluation in time.

STUDENT ACCESS 

Critical Languages Program (Drop-Ins)

Fulfill your 2nd language requirement while learning a less commonly taught language! The Critical Languages Program offers language classes that are not available in traditional departments or formats at the University of Arizona. Class size averages between four and seven students with schedules that are coordinated around the student’s other classes. There is also a Critical Languages Program minor available. For more information, please visit our website. All CLP courses have a supplementary fee that enables our small class sizes and unique learning environment.

STUDENT ACCESS 

General Education (Drop-Ins)

Students can drop-in to ask questions related to General Education courses. 

STUDENT ACCESS

Math Placement (Drop-Ins)

Only available during New Student Orientation.

After students have met with their advisor and have their schedule, they can drop-in to provide test scores or unofficial transcripts to update Math Placement requirements for course registration purposes.

STUDENT ACCESS 

Registration Assistance (Drop-Ins) 

Orientation Leaders (OLs) will be available to answer course registration questions and assist with schedule changes! Students may drop-in AFTER they have attended their Schedule Review Session.

STUDENT ACCESS 

Second Language Placement (Drop-Ins)

Students can drop-in to ask questions related to second language graduation requirements, placement exam scores, transfer credits, or AP/IB/Cambridge/CLEP exam scores.  

STUDENT ACCESS 

Writing Placement (Drop-Ins)

Only available during New Student Orientation.

Students can drop-in to chat with a Writing Placement Advisor about English exam scores (AP/IB), verify dual enrollment coursework and grades, and/or ask questions about Foundations Writing courses and what to do if they didn't complete the Foundations Writing Evaluation in time.

STUDENT ACCESS 

Critical Languages Program (Drop-Ins)

Fulfill your 2nd language requirement while learning a less commonly taught language! The Critical Languages Program offers language classes that are not available in traditional departments or formats at the University of Arizona. Class size averages between four and seven students with schedules that are coordinated around the student’s other classes. There is also a Critical Languages Program minor available. For more information, please visit our website. All CLP courses have a supplementary fee that enables our small class sizes and unique learning environment.

STUDENT ACCESS

Fraternity and Sorority Programs

Interested in joining a Fraternity or Sorority? Join this session to learn more about how to join, formal recruitment details, and parent and family resources.

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

General Education (Drop-Ins)

Students can drop-in to ask questions related to General Education courses. 

STUDENT ACCESS

Math Placement (Drop-Ins)

Only available during New Student Orientation.

After students have met with their advisor and have their schedule, they can drop-in to provide test scores or unofficial transcripts to update Math Placement requirements for course registration purposes.

STUDENT ACCESS 

Parking and Transportation Services

Have questions about parking permits, bringing your car to campus, campus access and alternative transportation solutions? Join the Department of Parking and Transportation Services to discuss all of this and more!

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Registration Assistance (Drop-Ins) 

Orientation Leaders (OLs) will be available to answer course registration questions and assist with schedule changes! Students may drop-in AFTER they have attended their Schedule Review Session.

STUDENT ACCESS 

Second Language Placement (Drop-Ins)

Students can drop-in to ask questions related to second language graduation requirements, placement exam scores, transfer credits, or AP/IB/Cambridge/CLEP exam scores.  

STUDENT ACCESS 

Writing Placement (Drop-Ins)

Only available during New Student Orientation.

Students can drop-in to chat with a Writing Placement Advisor about English exam scores (AP/IB), verify dual enrollment coursework and grades, and/or ask questions about Foundations Writing courses and what to do if they didn't complete the Foundations Writing Evaluation in time.

STUDENT ACCESS 

Critical Languages Program (Drop-Ins)

Fulfill your 2nd language requirement while learning a less commonly taught language! The Critical Languages Program offers language classes that are not available in traditional departments or formats at the University of Arizona. Class size averages between four and seven students with schedules that are coordinated around the student’s other classes. There is also a Critical Languages Program minor available. For more information, please visit our website. All CLP courses have a supplementary fee that enables our small class sizes and unique learning environment.

STUDENT ACCESS

General Education (Drop-Ins)

Students can drop-in to ask questions related to General Education courses. 

STUDENT ACCESS

Math Placement (Drop-Ins)

Only available during New Student Orientation.

After students have met with their advisor and have their schedule, they can drop-in to provide test scores or unofficial transcripts to update Math Placement requirements for course registration purposes.

STUDENT ACCESS 

Registration Assistance (Drop-Ins) 

Orientation Leaders (OLs) will be available to answer course registration questions and assist with schedule changes! Students may drop-in AFTER they have attended their Schedule Review Session.

STUDENT ACCESS 

THINK TANK

THINK TANK is your go-to destination for academic support at the University of Arizona. THINK TANK offers a variety of services in math, writing, science, business, language, and academic skills. And most services are free!

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Transfer Student Center (Drop-Ins)

Transfer students who would like to meet Transfer Student Center representatives, have additional questions regarding their Transfer experience or want to connect personally with the center and other transfer students should drop-in to this session!

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

University BookStores

Wanting to find your textbooks, buy the latest technology, or stock up on Wildcat merchandise? Join the University of Arizona BookStores to learn more about their resources and services.

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Writing Placement (Drop-Ins)

Only available during New Student Orientation.

Students can drop-in to chat with a Writing Placement Advisor about English exam scores (AP/IB), verify dual enrollment coursework and grades, and/or ask questions about Foundations Writing courses and what to do if they didn't complete the Foundations Writing Evaluation in time.

STUDENT ACCESS 

Committed to promoting health, wellness and safety at The University of Arizona. Join Campus Health as they talk about their services, including their mental health program, Counseling & Psych Services.

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Critical Languages Program (Drop-Ins)

Fulfill your 2nd language requirement while learning a less commonly taught language! The Critical Languages Program offers language classes that are not available in traditional departments or formats at the University of Arizona. Class size averages between four and seven students with schedules that are coordinated around the student’s other classes. There is also a Critical Languages Program minor available. For more information, please visit our website. All CLP courses have a supplementary fee that enables our small class sizes and unique learning environment.

STUDENT ACCESS

General Education (Drop-Ins)

Students can drop-in to ask questions related to General Education courses. 

STUDENT ACCESS

Math Placement (Drop-Ins)

Only available during New Student Orientation.

After students have met with their advisor and have their schedule, they can drop-in to provide test scores or unofficial transcripts to update Math Placement requirements for course registration purposes.

STUDENT ACCESS 

Registration Assistance (Drop-Ins) 

Orientation Leaders (OLs) will be available to answer course registration questions and assist with schedule changes! Students may drop-in AFTER they have attended their Schedule Review Session.

STUDENT ACCESS 

SALT Center 

The SALT Center is an academic support program for students with mild to moderate learning and/or attention challenges. Talk to one of our admissions professionals about how to apply.

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Transfer Student Center (Drop-Ins)

Transfer students who would like to meet Transfer Student Center representatives, have additional questions regarding their Transfer experience or want to connect personally with the center and other transfer students should drop-in to this session!

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Writing Placement (Drop-Ins)

Only available during New Student Orientation.

Students can drop-in to chat with a Writing Placement Advisor about English exam scores (AP/IB), verify dual enrollment coursework and grades, and/or ask questions about Foundations Writing courses and what to do if they didn't complete the Foundations Writing Evaluation in time.

STUDENT ACCESS 

Advising Ambassadors 

The Advising Ambassadors are here to help you find your academic home and will support you as you navigate college. Have questions following your Schedule Review appointment, hop-in to ask an Advising Ambassador!

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

General Education (Drop-Ins)

Students can drop-in to ask questions related to General Education courses. 

STUDENT ACCESS

Housing (Drop-Ins)

Join this drop-in session to talk with a Housing staff member about Arizona's 23 dorms, or ask questions about the Housing application process!

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Math Placement (Drop-Ins)

Only available during New Student Orientation.

After students have met with their advisor and have their schedule, they can drop-in to provide test scores or unofficial transcripts to update Math Placement requirements for course registration purposes.

STUDENT ACCESS 

Office of Diversity & Inclusion

Join the Office of Diversity and Inclusion to learn about the various cultural and resource centers on campus where students can build community. We will also discuss the various ways that our office support the mission of the university by harnessing the power of diversity through education and celebration of culture.

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Office of Scholarships & Financial Aid

We know that planning for college costs is an important part of your orientation process. During this session, our Ask Aid Team will be available to answer any questions from students and their supporters as you navigate your aid options.

SESSION ACCESS

Parent & Family Programs (Drop-Ins)

Only available during New Student Orientation.

At the University of Arizona we recognize the important role of our Wildcat parents and family members. Family support is essential in helping students thrive in their academic and career goals. The office of Parent & Family Programs invites you to a drop in session to help answer any remaining questions, or provide any additional resources to point you and your student in the right direction.

GUEST ACCESS

Pre-Health Professions with The A Center

Interested in a health-related career? Join the Pre-Health Professions Advising Team from The A Center to learn more about pre-health requirements and opportunities.

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Pre-Law Advising with The A Center

Interested in attending law school? Join the Pre-Law advising team from The A Center to learn more about the law school admission process and how to to design your pathway to law school.

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Registration Assistance (Drop-Ins) 

Orientation Leaders (OLs) will be available to answer course registration questions and assist with schedule changes! Students may drop-in AFTER they have attended their Schedule Review Session.

STUDENT ACCESS 

Transfer Student Center (Drop-Ins)

Transfer students who would like to meet Transfer Student Center representatives, have additional questions regarding their Transfer experience or want to connect personally with the center and other transfer students should drop-in to this session!

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

VETS Center (Drop-Ins)

Join the VETS military connected students center's virtual orientation! This orientation session is open for all veterans, dependents, retirees, active/guard/reserve folks, hop in and see what VETS has to offer and how to get your GI Bill started up through Military-Connected Benefits & Certifications.

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Writing Placement (Drop-Ins)

Only available during New Student Orientation.

Students can drop-in to chat with a Writing Placement Advisor about English exam scores (AP/IB), verify dual enrollment coursework and grades, and/or ask questions about Foundations Writing courses and what to do if they didn't complete the Foundations Writing Evaluation in time.

STUDENT ACCESS 

Advising Ambassadors 

The Advising Ambassadors are here to help you find your academic home and will support you as you navigate college. Have questions following your Schedule Review appointment, hop-in to ask an Advising Ambassador!

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Housing (Drop-Ins)

Join this drop-in session to talk with a Housing staff member about Arizona's 23 dorms, or ask questions about the Housing application process!

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Office of Diversity & Inclusion

Join the Office of Diversity and Inclusion to learn about the various cultural and resource centers on campus where students can build community. We will also discuss the various ways that our office support the mission of the university by harnessing the power of diversity through education and celebration of culture.

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Parent & Family Programs (Drop-Ins)

Only available during New Student Orientation.

At the University of Arizona we recognize the important role of our Wildcat parents and family members. Family support is essential in helping students thrive in their academic and career goals. The office of Parent & Family Programs invites you to a drop in session to help answer any remaining questions, or provide any additional resources to point you and your student in the right direction.

GUEST ACCESS

Pre-Health Professions with The A Center

Interested in a health-related career? Join the Pre-Health Professions Advising Team from The A Center to learn more about pre-health requirements and opportunities.

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Pre-Law Advising with The A Center

Interested in attending law school? Join the Pre-Law advising team from The A Center to learn more about the law school admission process and how to to design your pathway to law school.

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS

Registration Assistance (Drop-Ins) 

Orientation Leaders (OLs) will be available to answer course registration questions and assist with schedule changes! Students may drop-in AFTER they have attended their Schedule Review Session.

STUDENT ACCESS 

VETS Center (Drop-Ins)

Join the VETS military connected students center's virtual orientation! This orientation session is open for all veterans, dependents, retirees, active/guard/reserve folks, hop in and see what VETS has to offer and how to get your GI Bill started up through Military-Connected Benefits & Certifications.

STUDENT ACCESS GUEST ACCESS