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Parents & Guests

The Orientation website is updated frequently so please refresh your web browser each time you visit a page within the website to make sure you are getting the most up-to-date information.

Session Dates

July 10-11 (Session 1)
July 13-14 (Session 2)
July 17-18 (Session 3)
July 20-21 (Session 4)
July 24-25 (Session 5)
July 27-28 (Session 6)
September 13-14 (Session 7)
September 15 (Transfer Session)

  • Students in the Honors Program are encouraged (not required) to register for Sessions 2 or 3 but may register for any session that fits their availability.
  • Students in the LEAD Program are encouraged (not required) to register for Sessions 4 or 5 but may register for any session that fits their availability.
  • International students are encouraged (not required) to register for Session 7 but may register for any session that fits their availability.
  • Although students and parents/guests attend the same session, they participate in separate yet concurrent program tracks.

Registration Fees

Registration fees for Orientation and Welcome Weekend 2017 are as follow:

  • First Year Students & Parents/Guests
    • $305 = First Year Student (Orientation + Welcome Weekend)
    • $135 = Parent/Guest of First Year Student (Orientation)
    • $25 = Parent/Guest of First Year Student (Welcome Weekend)
  • Transfer Students & Parents/Guests
    • $135 = Transfer Student (Orientation + Welcome Weekend)
    • $50 = Parent/Guest of Transfer Student (Orientation)
    • $25 = Parent/Guest of Transfer Student (Welcome Weekend)

Note: The student fee covers both Orientation and Welcome Weekend. Parents/guests pay separate fees for Orientation and Welcome Weekend.

What Do Fees Cover?

For students, the registration fee covers the costs of both Orientation and Welcome Weekend. This fee covers meals, lodging, materials, publications, activities, and administrative costs. The charge for the fee will be posted to your student account shortly after Orientation.

For parents and guests, the registration fee covers the cost of meals, materials, publications, activities, and administrative costs for Orientation.

Online Registration

Students register for Orientation and add parents/guests via their Ecampus accounts. The Office of Undergraduate Admission provided students with their username and password.

Is your student having trouble with their Ecampus account? Contact ecampus@scu.edu or 408-554-5700.

Sample Schedules

Click to download sample schedules (from Orientation 2016):