Much of what is shared during OnCyte Orientation is available via the online orientation website. It will help you:
- Learn about Iowa State’s campus, academics, and clubs
- Discover essential resources to succeed
- Learn about living and dining on campus
- Prepare for academic advising and meeting virtually with an academic advisor
Online orientation opens early April for transfer students. The steps to schedule your advising appointment are included in online orientation. Plan to complete online orientation at least a week before you meet with your advisor for class registration.
Online orientation opens late May for first-year students. You will select a virtual advising appointment date at the time you make your reservation for online orientation. Expect to receive an email from your academic college 5 days before your pre-selected advising appointment date with details on how to meet with your academic advisor. Plan to complete online orientation at least a week before you meet with your advisor for class registration.
You will receive an email with instructions for how to login and complete online orientation once online orientation opens.