Student Orientation, Advising and Registration

Welcome to Cal State San Bernardino!! Now that you've been admitted to CSUSB, it's time to SOAR to Success! SOAR, stands for Student Orientation, Advising & Registration, and is CSUSB's new student orientation program that is required for all newly admitted undergraduate students to attend.

We are excited that you have chosen to become a part of the Coyote Family! CSUSB Orientation will help you and your family members as you begin your transition to Cal State San Bernardino. Entering a new academic community is an important milestone in a person's life and we want to help make it as successful as possible.

It is much more than just choosing classes or taking a campus tour. It's an opportunity to meet other new students, review academic choices with advisors, learn how to be a successful student at CSUSB, and learn what it means to be a Coyote.

SOAR provides you with key resources and tools to help ease the transition into the CSUSB community as you bond with other new students, fellow upper classmen, and you're Orientation Leaders. Through workshops, discussions, guest speakers and special events, this experience will prepare you for life as a Coyote. At SOAR you will:

  • Learn how to be a successful students at CSUSB
  • Plan your academic schedule and register for classes
  • Meet other new students and make connections with classmates
  • Become familiar with CSUSB policies and procedures
  • Learn about services and resources available to help with your first-year at CSUSB
  • Get the "inside scoop" on the campus for your orientation leaders
  • Meet CSUSB students, faculty and staff
  • Have FUN!

We want to make sure that you receive the best and most accurate information as you start your transition into CSUSB. Explore this website for more information or feel free to contact us: