Santa Clara University

New Student Orientation

Transfer Students

We are excited to have you as part of our community of scholars. While you have already attended classes at another institution, there is much for you to learn to make a smooth transition into our community here at SCU.

2015-16 Fall Transfer Students

All transfer students are required to attend Transfer Student Orientation on September 18, 2015. You may register for this session via your eCampus account.

2014-15 Winter Transfer & First Year Students: Online Orientation

All transfer and first year students starting at SCU in Winter Quarter 2015 are required to complete an online orientation by December 5, 2014. After you accept your enrollment at SCU, we will contact you with further instructions about how to complete the online requirements. Online orientation will prepare you to register for classes, learn about our academic and campus programs, and find out how you can get involved with the SCU community.

Online Orientation Timeline:
  • December 5, 2014: Deadline to complete online orientation.
  • December 8-17, 2014: Register for your advising appointment by contacting the Drahmann Academic Advising Center at 408-554-4318. A registration hold will be placed on your account until you complete your advising appointment.
  • December 11-19, 2014: Advising appointments.
  • December 22-23, 2014: Class registration opens on eCampus.
Online Orientation Review:

To complete the online orientation, please watch the Core Curriculum video and read the supporting documents. Once you have finished reading all the supporting documents, complete the Online Orientation Assessment. You will be unable to register for classes until you have completed the assessment.

Online Orientation Documents:
  • Step 1: Please watch the Core Curriculum Video here. (Note: you will need to download Microsoft Silverlight to stream the video feed. You can download Microsoft Silverlight by clicking here)
  • Step 2: Please read through the supporting documents below:
  • Step 3: Please complete the Online Orientation Assessment.
  • Step 4: Register for your advising appointment by contacting the Drahmann Academic Advising Center at 408-554-4318. A registration hold will be placed on your account until you complete your advising appointment.
  • Step 5: Register for classes on eCampus from December 22-23, 2014. If you need help registering for classes please contact the Office of the Registrar at 408-554-4331.

 Transfer Students

 
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