MANDATORY ONLINE ORIENTATION (Orientation down for maintenance Sunday, May 31st, starting at 10:00pm PDT and ending on Monday, June 1st at 3:00 am PDT.)
The new student online orientation will familiarize you with Cuesta policies and resources and will assist you in planning your first semester classes. The online orientation now also includes Math and English placement information.

The mandatory Online Orientation can be accessed through your myCuesta student portal, following these steps:

  1. Login to your myCuesta account
  2. Click on the Student tab
  3. Click on the Online Orientation link located in the center column, under the "Steps to Success" heading


OPTIONAL IN-PERSON ORIENTATIONS
(small groups with Counselors) 

COUGAR WELCOME DAYS (May only)

myCuesta Orientations (June - August) 

EXTRA ORIENTATION FUN FOR NEW STUDENTS CONNECT@CUESTA

Jump start your campus experience by meeting faculty, staff, and current students a few days before school starts. You will be joining other incoming students for a morning or afternoon of fun, as you tour the campus, get your questions answered and enjoy a free lunch or dinner.