students on campus during fall

Incoming Students

Welcome Warriors!

We’re here to guide you through the enrollment process. Please refer to this page for information and resources you will need to get started with your first semester at Stan State.

If you haven't already, check the Steps to Enrollment:

Students page - Find important information and services for students. This link is also located in the University header.

Missed New Student Orientation for fall 2022?
No worries, there is still time to register for classes and attend Stan State this fall.


Important Dates

Jun. 3 - Accept Admission and Pay Enrollment Deposit

Jun. 3 - Deadline to register for New Student Orientation

Jul. 1 - Transfer Transcripts Due

Jul. 15 - Freshman Transcripts Due

Aug. 19 - Convocation

Aug. 22 - First Day of Classes

View all Admission Dates & Deadlines

New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation (NSO) is a program for all incoming Stan State students designed to provide information about University requirements, general education requirements, major academic advising, student programs and services.

Preparing for NSO

  1. Register for an orientation date, click on New Student Orientation button below to see the dates
  2. Pay the New Student Orientation Fee prior to the deadline
  3. Complete the Pre-New Student Orientation (Titus Link) which will be emailed to your account, two weeks prior to your scheduled orientation.

  • Instagram Live events provide the opportunity to connect with NSO staff and ask questions about what to expect.
  • Pre-orientation workshops for transfers.
Titus (University mascot) with group of students
campus in autumn
Warrior ID Card

The Warrior Card is the official identification card of Stan State, issued to all members of the University community.

Obtain Warrior Card
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Find your Books

Find course materials using the University Bookstore's online search tool.

Visit the Bookstore
Student Center
Admitted Student

Find videos (transitioning to college, about student life, academic programs and more), plus other resources for admitted students.

View Resources

Stay Connected

Attend these events and workshops tailored specifically for our incoming Warriors.

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Participate in Convocation

Convocation is the official ceremony to celebrate the start of your academic journey at Stanislaus State! Convocation is an excellent opportunity for new students to network and find out what it means to be a part of the Warrior Family!

Join your peers, distinguished faculty, staff and college deans at our annual Convocation ceremony.

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Financial Aid & Scholarship Workshops

Financial Aid Fridays: Talk with a Stan State Financial Aid Advisor to get your financial aid questions answered.