New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation is mandatory for all students entering San Antonio College for the first time. If you are first time in college student or a student transferring to SAC from another college with less than 15 hours, you need to make arrangements to complete online New Student Orientation. 

All questions regarding online new student orientation can be directed to the Welcome Center at


New Student Orientation Online Schedule

New Student Orientation is ongoing online. Once you have completed your Enrollment Checklist, contact your Enrollment Coach at for the Online New Student Orientation link. At the end of Online New Student Orientation, you will complete a form to sign up for your advising session. An Advisor will contact you with your appointment date and time. 

For more information about Online New Student Orientation, please contact


Need Help?

We have enrollment specialists ready to help you complete the steps to enroll. 

  • Email the Office of Outreach and Recruitment at 
  • Call us at (210) 212-5266 or text us at (210) 201-3359 to speak with an enrollment specialist. 
  • Visit us at the Virtual Welcome Center on Zoom, Monday-Friday 10am-3pm: