BEFORE SELECTING AN ORIENTATION DATE, PLEASE READ ALL OF THE INFORMATION BELOW CAREFULLY.
New Student Orientation (NSO) is mandatory for all First Time in
College students (including students transferring to SAC with fewer than
15 semester credit hours). NSO must be completed to register for
classes. It will include sessions covering topics related to campus
resources, campus technology, personal and property safety, student
engagement, and a campus tour. NSO also includes a small-size Group
Advising session, an individualized advising plan for your first
semester, and registration for your classes. Did we mention that we feed you lunch, too? We do!
The following enrollment steps must be COMPLETED and PROCESSED before you attend NSO:
the required First Time in College enrollment steps will result in a
successful and productive orientation. If the seven steps below have
not been completed and processed, you will be required to do so before
you are allowed to attend your scheduled New Student Orientation
1. Complete the Apply Texas Application.
2. Submit official transcripts.
Provide proof of Bacterial Meningitis vaccination (required if you are
under 22). Go to http://www.alamo.edu/meningitis/ for details.
Processing may take up to three business days.
4. Complete the Alamo Enroll Go FAARR modules in ACES.
5. Complete the Testing Requirement (TSI), if applicable.
6. Required post-TSI Assessment check-in (located in FAC 105).
7. Complete any required INRW or Math refreshers, if applicable.
Students are required to stay for the entire duration
of the NSO they choose. Space is limited for each session, so you must
RSVP at least one week prior to ensure your spot. For additional
information please contact us (210) 486-0125.
NSO sessions will begin in the Loftin Student Center Fiesta Room (1st
floor). Visitor parking on campus is limited, so we suggest you arrive
early. Parking is also available on streets near campus. A campus map is available by clicking here.
PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU ARE REQUESTING TO ATTEND AN NSO SESSION. REQUESTS ARE REVIEWED WITHIN THREE BUSINESS DAYS OF BEING SUBMITTED. IF YOUR REQUEST IS DENIED, WE WILL CONTACT YOU TO REQUEST MORE INFORMATION.
CLICK HERE TO REQUEST TO ATTEND AN NSO SESSION. When you click on a session, you will be prompted to create an
account on OrgSync. If you are asked to choose your community, select
"San Antonio College."
For assistance with registering, call us at 210-486-0125. You may also visit the Student Learning Assistance Center lab on the 7th floor of the Moody Learning Center, Room 707. For information about the SLAC lab, click here.