"Good advising may be the single most underestimated characteristic of a successful college experience." – R.J.Light

CSSC Express Orientation - Coachella

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Welcome to California State University, Chico

The Office of Academic Advising Programs and the Chico State Student Success Center invites you to attend an express orientation*. This orientation is designed specifically for students accepted to CSU, Chico and who are part of the Chico Student Success Center Partnership Program. Participants are encouraged to sign-up in advance for the orientation.

This orientation will provide you with valuable information regarding:

  • Graduation Requirements
  • University Policies & Procedures
  • Program Planning & Course Selection strategies
  • How to explore Majors at CSU, Chico
  • Important Dates & Deadlines
  • Fall Course Registration (students will leave the orientation with a first semester class schedule)

Session Date & Time

Check back in Spring 2015 for potential Summer 2015 Orientation Sessions

Program Location



This session is specifically designed for new students and therefore there will be no formal parent program offered at this orientation. If you plan to bring a guest for occupancy purposes please contact Bertha Alicia Curiel at: 530-898-4880 or bcuriel@csuchico.edu to indicate the number of anticipated guests.

*If you have signed or plan to sign up for a Summer Orientation session, we encourage you to come to campus for the formal orientation rather than the Express Orientation.