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First-Year Orientation

Participating in New Student Orientation is your next step to officially becoming a CU Denver Student! 

At orientation, you will have the opportunity to:

  1. Meet your peers and make new friends
  2. Get CU Denver swag
  3. Receive an overview of CU Denver's academic programs and support services
  4. Meet your academic advisors 
  5. Register for your first semester of classes 
  6. Obtain your CU Denver student ID

What should you bring with you to orientation?
  • Valid state ID
  • Immunization records (easily obtained through your high school)
  • Student ID number (located on your acceptance letter and UCDAccess Student Portal)
  • UCDAccess Student Portal login credentials (needed to register)
  • A list of AP, IB, or College Credit courses was taken while in high school
  • A form of payment, if you have not paid your $200 Advanced Registration Payment prior to attending orientation (refer to Lynx List for payment information)
  • Financial aid documents - check your 'To Do' list in the UCDAccess Student Portal

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Sign Up for Orientation

Sign up for orientation through the UCDAccess portal​​​​​


CU Denver New Student Orientation • Phone: 303-315-LYNX 

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