New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation is an extensive introduction to the academic and campus life at UCLA. Orientation sessions for first year students (those coming to college directly from high school) are 3 days and include a 2-night stay in the residence halls.

Your orientation session includes:

  • Information on choosing a major, course planning, and fulfilling graduation requirements
  • Enrolling in your Fall Quarter classes
  • Workshops and presentations on UCLA’s student services , such as housing, financial aid, and extracurricular activities
  • Presentations and information on graduate programs, professional schools, and career opportunities

This program is for students only, and has daytime and evening activities.

Please read through all the information about your orientation session before signing up. If you have any questions about New Student Orientation, please contact our office at (310) 206-6685, or email us through the MyUCLA Message Center (with UCLA login or without UCLA login).