Transfer Orientation



Hello new Pioneer and welcome to California State University East Bay! Transfer Orientation is an important program that will help you make a smooth transition from community college to Cal State East Bay. You will learn about essential campus resources and student support services, and receive academic advising. Transfer orientation is required for all transfer students.


Spring 2024 Orientation will open November 1, 2023. 



Student Registration Process:

Once you submit your Statement of Intent to Register (SIR), you can register for Orientation through MyCSUEB.

Step 1: Go to MYCSUEB and sign in. Click on Classic View then on Applicant.

Step 2: Click on the Applicant Tab then Click Student Orientation

Step 3: Choose your Orientation Date. 


Transfer Orientation Dates:

  • Friday, December 8

Orientation is tentatively scheduled to be 10 AM - 5 PM, with check in beginning at 9 AM.

Students are expected to participate in the full day of orientation. Please verify your availability for the entire day prior to registering for orientation.


Transfer Online Orientation Sessions:

We understand that it may be difficult to come in person, however, we still want to get connected with you before you come to Cal State East Bay in the Fall! If you are not able to make the in-person Orientation session please register for the Online Transfer Orientation (OTO). Our Online Transfer Orientation modules will open December 13, 2023. OTO is a self-paced Canvas module. All sections must be completed by January 16. Students will get access to the Canvas course 24-48 hours after registration.


For questions or concerns, please email Student Life and Leadership Department, Orientation Programs at
Please include your full name and Net ID along with your question.



Why Orientation?

As a transfer student, many aspects of the college environment are already familiar to you. However, Cal State East Bay is a new institution with new expectations and procedures, new academic requirements, and exciting new challenges. Transfer Orientation is an important activity that will help you transition into our University and set you up for success at Cal State East Bay. Attendance will be a valuable investment in a student’s future college career!