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Hornet Pre-Orientation

After submitting your Intent to Enroll, you will be eligible to begin Hornet Pre-Orientation. This online program is an introduction to Sac State. Topics covered include: advising resources, academics, paying for college, student services, student life and planning for Orientation. The program includes numerous short videos for you to view. You will need to complete this 45-minute program prior to attending virtual orientation this winter. The program works best with Google Chrome.

To Access Hornet Pre-Orientation, log into your Student Center. You'll find the link under IMPORTANT LINKS on the right side of the page.

Spring Orientation Canvas Program

All new students will be added to the Spring Orientation Canvas account in November. Access to Canvas will be through My Sac State. This program will contain numerous resources regarding your academic college and major, pdf student resources, instruction videos and more. We will email you when the program is activated.