Step 3:  New Student Orientation


It's not too late!

We will be having one last Saturday All-in-One Day this Saturday, August  23rd! It's your chance to: take a placement test, attend an orientation, meet with a counselor and register- all in one day! Yes, the semester's begun but plenty of classes still have space for new students. September 5th is the last day to add full-semester classes for the Fall

Call: (415) 239-3128 to reserve your space!


New matriculants are required to participate in an Orientation to City College. The orientation introduces you to some of the essential programs, services and procedures at the College. You may participate in one of our upcoming All-in-One Days or-

complete an ONLINE ORIENTATION.  Students in special programs such as International Students,  EOPS , concurrent High School, and certain vocational programs (e.g. Culinary Arts and Hospitality, Nursing, Allied Health, Aeronautics, etc.) are required to attend special orientations targeted to those specific programs. Please contact those departments for more information. 

Next step:  Meet With a Counselor



Find Your Community!

City College of San Francisco offers several first-year programs to help you immediately feel a part of the college and take some of the guess-work out of your academic planning. These programs offer their own sections of English, Math and other general education classes with excellent instructors.

In addition, each program has a designated counselor and often additional tutoring  You will learn all about the First Year communities at any All-in-One Day. You can also find their information here: