New Student Orientation programs are designed to provide you with information, resources, tools and tips to help you and your family make a successful transition to college life. Attending orientation will help you be better prepared for your first semester. At orientation you will also be able to connect with your academic college and become familiar with your campus and learn about all of the many resources, opportunities and support networks available at ASU.
For students starting classes in Fall of 2018, please reach out to your academic advisor. Orientation 2019 registration will be available early October 2018.
Inside ASU Podcast: Why you should go to New Student Orientation
Because it’s mandatory, for one. (Unless you’re Emily.) But more than that, New Student Orientation 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.
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 Orientation into a family vacation or stay-cation. Get out and explore the surrounding area so you know where to eat, shop and play.
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.