Welcome to Ohlone College! The New Student Orientation with placement is designed to help you successfully start your academic journey.

  • New Student Orientation will familiarize you with Ohlone College and strategies that will help you reach your academic goals.
  • After Orientation, you will complete the English and math placement process.
  • You will meet with a counselor to go over your results and determine which courses are needed to best meet your academic goals.
  • You will also receive assistance with course registration.

New Student Orientation with Placement Session Schedule and Reservations: Summer/Fall 2018

Registration for new students begins on May 14th, after completion of the orientation requirement.

Attention:

  • Students are strongly encouraged to sign up for a workshop date in advance. 
  • Due to space limitations, please cancel your reservation if you are unable to attend your session.
  • If the date you would like to reserve does not show up as a choice, it may be full. However, we are able to accommodate some walk-ins depending on space available.
  • For the Orientation only schedule, please see the Orientation website.
  • July dates will be released in June. August dates will be released in July. Please check back regularly.
    New Student Orientation with Placement Schedule
    Date Time Location
    Monday, June 4 9:00am Fremont Campus, Building 7, 1st Floor, Room 7101
    Monday, June 11 9:00am Newark Campus, NC1100
    Wednesday, June 20 9:00am Fremont Campus, Building 7, 1st Floor, Room 7101
    Monday, June 25 12:30pm Fremont Campus, Building 7, 1st Floor, Room 7101
    Monday, July 9 9:00am Newark Campus, NC1100
    Wednesday, July 11 9:00am Fremont Campus, Building 7, 1st Floor, Room 7101
    Monday, July 16 9:00am Fremont Campus, Building 7, 1st Floor, Room 7101
    Wednesday, July 25 12:30pm Fremont Campus, Building 7, 1st Floor, Room 7101
    Monday, July 30 9:00am Fremont Campus, Building 7, 1st Floor, Room 7101

    Two female students walking near Hyman Hall on Fremont campus.

    Study Guides

    Doing your best will save you time and money. You do not want to be placed in a course that is too low. Refresh your English and math skills. Sample questions and study guides are available on the Placement Center website.

    What to Bring

    1. A valid photo ID
    2. Your Ohlone Student ID Number