Student Orientation

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Welcome to Umpqua Community College!

Winter term Orientation dates will be added mid-October.

Attending Student Orientation is an important part of getting a strong start to your academic adventure. 

Orientation will help you: 

  • Identify student resources.
  • Learn to navigate the UCC website and your student accounts. 
  • Recognize key college policies, procedures, and practices. 
  • Learn how to check your financial aid status.
  • Develop relationships with staff, faculty, and other students

Student Orientation takes place on-campus in a group setting. You will need your UCC 800 ID number in order to sign-up. 

Step 1: Sign Up

Choose a date/time listed below then use the "Sign Up" link below to schedule your Student Orientation.                                                            

Orientation Date 

  • Tuesday, October, 30, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Location WCH 11/17
  • Tuesday, November 6, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Location WCH 11/17
  • Friday, November 16, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Location WCH 11/17
  • Tuesday, November 20, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm, Location HNCS 201/202
  • Tuesday, December 18, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm, Location HNCS 201/202

BECOME A RIVER HAWK

Complete the steps to enroll all in one day! 
  • Tuesday, November 20, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, Location HNCS 201/202
  • Tuesday, December 18, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, Location HNCS 201/202

Veterans-only Orientation Dates

 Contact Jessica Richardson for more information on orientation for our Veterans. 

Do you live out of the area and can't attend an on-campus orientation? 
Contact Jessica Richardson at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for an online orientation option.   

 

Step 2: Show up

After signing up for a session, you will receive a confirmation email a day prior to your orientation with Where, When, and What to bring reminders for your orientation. You will receive this confirmation email at the email address used when you sign up for orientation. 

Check-in begins 15 minutes before the start time of your orientation.

You must participate in all components of the two-hour event in order to fulfill the requirement of completing orientation. Students who arrive late or leave early will be responsible for signing up for a different session. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Where do I check-in? 

Check-in will be at the assigned room for your orientation. Look for the green student orientation signs on-campus for assistance in locating the assigned room.  

What do I need to bring to Student Orientation?

  • Your UCC student ID number. 
  • Student Orientation includes a brief 15-minute campus tour, please dress accordingly.
  • If you require accommodations or need an alternative tour method, please contact Jessica Richardson.

How long does Student Orientation last?

      Two hours.

Do I have to stay the entire time? 

Yes. You must participate in all components of the two-hour event in order to fulfill the requirement of completing orientation. Students who arrive late or leave early will be responsible for signing up for a different session. 

Where can I park?

You may park in any of the white or yellow painted parking spaces on campus.  

I'm not able to attend the session I signed up for, what do I do?

Reschedule for a day that will work for you.  

Is there an online Student Orientation option? 

Please contact Jessica Richardson for this option. 

Questions, special requests, or accommodations. 

Contact Jessica Richardson

 

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