Before attending the Orientation Appointment, log into UCCS Canvas to complete the required pre-orientation. Your online pre-orientation will take 1-2 hours to complete and can be done in multiple sittings. Once you complete the pre-orientation students are eligible to enroll in classes during their orientation appointment.

Recorded Presentations

Recorded orientation presentations including Student Financial Services, Financial Aid, Student Safety, Wellness, Residence Life and Housing, and more.


Join us for interactive live-streaming webinars featuring a presentation followed by Q&A. All webinars scheduled for Mountain Time and hosted via Zoom.

Family Orientation Modules

We invite students and family members to view virtual orientation materials, presentations, and content.

Student Finances

Financial aid information, cost estimates, scholarship opportunities, and more.

Class Registration Resources

Instructional videos and resources helping students navigate their myUCCS Portal and register for classes.

Parking & Transportation Services

Explore parking and transportation options available students including parking permit types, parking maps, costs, and shuttles.

Student IDs

Learn how to set up your mobile student ID, upload your photo, and utilize the Lion OneCard benefits. 

Residence Life and Housing

Explore the benefits of living on campus, residence hall amenities, and application dates & timelines. 

Veteran & Military Affairs

Explore how to get VA education benefits started, common forms, instructional guides, and resources available at UCCS. 

Post-Orientation Checklist

Completing this checklist prior to the first day of classes will aid your transition to UCCS.