Transfer Orientation

Orientation Dates


As a transfer student from Southern California, Orientation played an essential role in acclimating myself with the campus and the Sacramento area. Without it, I would have been lost on both academic and social aspects of Sac State."

-Mayra Diaz, Senior

Students attend Orientation based on their major of interest - see dates listed below. CLICK HERE for directions on how to sign up for Orientation via the student's My Sac State.

Transfer Orientation will take place June 4-22. Check back later for dates.


Art June 19
Asian Studies
Athletic Training
Biological Sciences  
Business June 8, 9, 10, 16, 18 or 22
Chemistry June 9
Child Development June 10, 12 or 16
Civil Engineering* June 8 or 18
Communication Studies June 10, 19 or 22
Computer Engineering*
Computer Science* June 8 or 18
Construction Management* June 18
Criminal Justice June 15, 17 or 22
Deaf Studies
Economics June 16
Electrical Engineering*
Environmental Studies June 15
Ethnic Studies
Family and Consumer Sciences June 15
Film Studies
Geology June 9
Government June 15
Graphic Design*
Health Science June 11
History June 9 or 22
Humanities & Religious Studies June 10
Interior Design*
Journalism June 10 or 19
Kinesiology June 17 or 18
Liberal Studies# June 8, 10, 12, 16 or 19
Mathematics June 9
Mechanical Engineering* June 8 or 18
Nursing (Admitted majors only)
Nursing (Expressed Interest) June 9, 11, 17 or 22
Nursing (RN to BSN)
Philosophy June 10
Physics June 9
Psychology (Admitted majors only) June 11 or 12
Psychology (Expressed Interest) June 15 or 19
Recreation, Parks, Tourism Administration June 11 or
Social Science June 15
Social Work
Sociology June 16
Speech Pathology & Audiology June 11 or 17
Theatre June 19
Women's Studies

* Indicates pre-major

#Liberal Studies is a major preparing students for elementary education teaching. IT IS NOT A LIBERAL ARTS DEGREE.