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Orientation and First Semester Planning


All new students are required to complete online orientation. To complete NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION, sign in to your Student Portal. From the Student Status tile, click on Orientation.

Orientation topics Include:

  • Campus Policies & Procedures
  • Academic Expectations
  • Educational Programs Information
  • Campus Resources and Special Programs
  • Maintaining Registration Priority


All new students are required to complete first semester educational planning (SEP) with the help of a counselor.  To complete FIRST SEMESTER PLANNING online,  click on the link below to the recorded Youtube video you can complete at your convenience:

OR attend one of the live webinars presented by a counselor (see the calendar below).  No RSVP is required, just click on the Zoom link below five minutes before the start time of the webinar you would like to attend.  

Day Date Time Counselor Zoom ID
Tuesday 7/7/20 10am-12noon Marquez 999 4517 8307
Thursday 7/9/20 5pm-7pm Cruzalegui
972 6283 0390
Monday 7/13/20 10am-12noon Fanelli 925 2858  6775
Tuesday 7/14/20 10am-12noon Vasquez 997 5889 4898
Wednesday 7/22/20 10am-12noon Romero 990 3442 4878
Thursday 7/23/20 5pm-7pm Cruzalegui 961 8620 8947
Tuesday  7/28/20 10am-12noon Marquez 943 6875 6312
Thursday 7/30/20 10am-12noon Vasquez 960 2900 7493

First Semester Planning topics include:

  • Introduction to Student Portal
  • Understanding English and math placements
  • Identifying educational goal/major
  • How to read the Schedule of Classes
  • How to register for classes
  • Creating your first semester Student Educational Plan

Forms you need to complete your first semester Student Educational Plan: