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Orientation and First Semester Planning


All new students are required to complete online orientation. To complete NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION, sign in to your Student Portal. From the Student Status tile, click on Orientation.

Orientation topics Include:

  • Campus Policies & Procedures
  • Academic Expectations
  • Educational Programs Information
  • Campus Resources and Special Programs
  • Maintaining Registration Priority


All new students are required to complete first semester educational planning (SEP) with the help of a counselor.  To complete FIRST SEMESTER PLANNING online,  attend of of the live webinars presented by a counselor (see the calendar below).  No RSVP is required, just click on the Zoom link below five minutes before the start time of the webinar you would like to attend.  

Day Date Time Counselor Zoom Link
Wednesday 5/20/2020 4:00PM Santiago
Tuesday 5/26/2020 10:00AM Norris
Thursday 5/28/2020 10:00AM Sosa
Monday 6/1/2020 5:00PM Gomez 
Wednesday 6/3/2020 9:30AM Sok
Wednesday 6/10/2020 10:00AM Norris
Wednesday 6/10/2020 5:00PM Gomez
Monday 6/15/2020 12:00PM Sosa
Tuesday 6/23/2020 10:00AM Du
Wednesday 6/24/2020 5:00PM Santiago


First Semester Planning topics include:

  • Introduction to Student Portal
  • Understanding English and math placements
  • Identifying educational goal/major
  • How to read the Schedule of Classes
  • How to register for classes
  • Creating your first semester Student Educational Plan

Forms you need to complete your first semester Student Educational Plan: