New Student Orientation

Incoming students will be directly notified of the particulars for student orientation.

Fall Quarter 2014 Orientations begin Monday, Sept. 29, 2014.


Documents Library

Please visit this page for important documents relevant to admitted students. 



Orientation Schedules (updated 9/26/2014) can be viewed as follows:

Note: to reach Cole Hall Auditorium enter the lobby of the Medical Sciences building at 513 Parnassus Avenue and look for the Cole Hall entrance towards the back opposite the large stairwell.


New Student Resources

The following pages are found in the Collaborative Learning Environment (a.k.a., "Moodle") website used for course support and operated by the UCSF library.


New Student Orientation Documents


International Students

International (non-USA) students may be required to complete specific pre-enrollment tasks. After arriving in the San Francisco area, these students should be in continuing contact with the International Students and Scholars office.


Academic Calendar

Orientations typically occur during mid- to late- September, prior to the first day of class instruction for the Fall Quarter (see the UCSF Academic Calendar).


Computer Requirements

Both entering and continuing students should review the following web pages.


Student Disability Services

Visit this page for information pertaining to student disabilities