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

English Version
Start Orientation
Spanish Version
Start Orientation

Students will be registered for online New Student Orientation when they complete their enrollment steps. When you have completed all of your enrollment steps, contact Lauren Sjulen at or Harley Williams at 

Once you have completed the online orientation modules, you contact your Advising Institute by your major. You can find your institute contact information at

You can also reach out to the Institute via email and they will contact you to make an appointment for a zoom or phone advising appointment. 

For more information about online New Student Orientation, please contact David Hale at or