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ASU New Student Orientation Experience

Your Sun Devil Experience Starts Here

Welcome to Arizona State University

We’re excited that you have chosen to become part of the Sun Devil family!

The New Student Orientation Experience will provide you with the information, resources, tips and tools you need to make a successful transition to college at ASU. You’ll connect with your academic college and finalize your class schedule, become familiar with the ASU campus, learn about opportunities and support networks available to you as a Sun Devil and much more.

We look forward to supporting and assisting you along the way to ensure you are ASU ready. Once you have paid your enrollment deposit, access the New Student Orientation Experience on your My ASU account.


Contact Us
New Student Programs
P. O. Box 872201
Tempe, AZ 85287-2201
Phone: 480-965-2880
Fax: 480-965-7311

Let’s begin

Select the category below that best describes you to learn about your New Student Orientation Experience at ASU.

Get to Know the Valley of the Sun and Learn How to Live Like a Local

Are you new to Arizona or the area surrounding your campus? Turn New Student Experience into a family vacation or stay-cation. Get out and explore the surrounding area so you know where to eat, shop and play. 

Tempe: Tempe Tourism Office
Downtown: Greater Phoenix Convention and Visitors Bureau
West: Glendale Convention and Visitors Bureau
Poly: Mesa Visitors Guide

Support Your Sun Devil

As a parent, guardian, or family member, you are your Sun Devil’s greatest source of support. ASU Parent and Family Resources helps you to stay informed and engaged by providing information about student resources, family events, academic success tips and more.

Get Connected. There’s so Much to Explore at ASU

ASU offers more than 1,000 student clubs and organizations to help students pursue their passions or find a new one. Find your community.

Inside ASU Podcast: Why you should go to New Student Experience

Because it’s mandatory, for one. (Unless you’re Emily.) But more than that, New Student Experience is your chance to learn about all the ASU resources you’ll be using, meet other new Sun Devils, and choose and register for your classes. Listen to Emily and Ben give you all the details on what to expect there.

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