Delivery of orientation sessions and class registration appointments will be virtual given the current public health situation. Additional information to the UCCS COVID-19 response can be found here)
Student Orientation Steps
Step 1: Orientation Registration
Students can provide family contact information in their reservation form. Following registration, students & family members will gain immediate access to online UCCS welcome resources and materials to help them prepare for their class registration appointment. It is recommended that students register for orientation early for the earliest access to class registration.
Available starting Monday, March 15th
Step 2: Virtual Class Registration Appointment
Family members are welcome to join their student for this individual virtual appointment. During this meeting, our student staff will guide your student through class registration utilizing the class recommendations of their academic advisor. Your student's appointment registration link is made available following their orientation registration.
Orientation Enrichment Steps (Student participation encouraged but optional)
Available in May, June, & July
Attend a Webinar
Students and family members are invited to join us for a monthly rotation of webinars including: A Faculty Welcome and Academic Advising Overview, Residence Life & Housing, Student Finances, Student Health & Safety, & Veteran & Military Affairs.
Registration available starting Monday, May 3rd
Attend an Orientation Open House
Exclusively designed for new student and families, Orientation Open House days provide an in-person opportunity to tour campus and the residence halls, hear from a faculty member, and connect with some of our campus resources. Dates, details, and registration will be available starting May 3rd.