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Dates & Reservations


Registration for Fall 2019 will be available on MyCSUEB starting April 2, 2019. Listed below are all Freshman Orientation Programs available at the Hayward campus.

Session 1: Friday, June 21st - Saturday, June 22nd (Two-Day Program)   date has passed

Session 2: Thursday, June 27th - Friday, June 28th (Two-Day Program)   date has passed

Session 3: Thursday, July 11th - Friday, June 12th (Two-Day Program)   date has passed

Session 4: Thursday, July 18th - Friday, July 19th (Two-Day Program)   date has passed

Session 5: Thursday, July 25th - Friday July 26th (Two-Day Program)

NEW SESSION: Wednesday, August 14, 2019 (One-Day Program)

Orientation will run two full days, roughly 7:30am - 5:30pm. Please verify your availability prior to selecting a date for orientation.  Once you register for orientation, you will not be able to switch the session date on your own. 



While all Freshman orientation sessions are two full days, only students who sign up for the orientation with overnight option, also called the Pioneer Overnight Experience, will have the chance to take part in our exciting evening activities and stay overnight in our Pioneer Dorms.  To sign up for the orientation session including the Pioneer Overnight Experience, select the session labeled "Freshman Orientation w/ Overnight Experience" when registering on MyCSUEB.  Note that a $65 overnight fee will be automatically charged to your student account to cover the cost of housing and evening activities.


International Students

  • If you are an international student on F1 visa, you can register for the August 14 Orientation session. Click Here to find out more information regarding your transition as an international student to CSUEB.



Once you have submitted your Statement of Intent to Register (SIR), you will be able to register for Orientation through MyCSUEB. If you are unable to select an Orientation date, the specific Orientation program has reached capacity and we request that you choose from an available session.

Programs have set capacity, and registration may be closed if a specific program has reached capacity.

Pre-Enrollment Fees for students are non-refundable. For more information on the Pre-Enrollment fee please visit the Office of Admissions' Pre-Enrollment Fee Information Page


The image below outlines how to navigate to the orientation registration once you sign in to MyCSUEB

Screenshot of Orientation Registration


For questions or concerns, please contact Student Life and Leadership Programs via phone or email.


Phone: (510) 885-3872

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