Online Orientation Login Instructions - Counseling Department

Orientation is required for all first time Ohlone students who do not possess an Associate’s degree or higher. Students who wish to request an orientation exemption may complete the Exemption from Matriculation Requirements Request Form.

Please be aware that from the time you submit the Online Orientation Workshop Request Form, it can take three to five (3-5) business days to be added to the online orientation. 

  1. To access the Online Orientation, log into Blackboard (

  2. Enter your user name: the first two letters of your first name; the first two letters of your last name; followed by the last four digits of your Student ID Number.

  3. Enter your password: default password is student – in all lowercase letters. (You will be required to change your password on your first login.)

  4. Once you are logged in, please click on 14FA-OCOrientation-101 (under the courses tab) to access the online orientation.