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New Student Orientation

Welcome Days for New Students & Parents

Your Foothill College Experience

  • Be ready for fall quarter with this special virtual Welcome Day — planned to be a fun and informative event.
  • New students will receive an RSVP link via text and email. More information to come! 
  • Meet other new students, as well as Foothill faculty, staff, and administrators, and get answers to your questions before classes begin Sept. 21.
  • PARENTS AND FAMILIES: Join us on Tuesday, Sept. 15, at 6:30 p.m. for a special Parent Orientation. Learn about financial aid and other services for your student.
  • Need accommodations? Please contact the Disability Resource Center at 650.949.7017 or email
New Student Orientation

New Students

Wednesday, Sept. 16

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New Parent Orientation


Tuesday, Sept. 15

6:30-8 p.m. via Zoom


What you can expect!

  • A session on what every college student needs to know
  • Information about on-campus programs and services available to Foothill students
  • Learn how to get your OwlCard student ID
  • Great entertainment
  • Resource fair
  • Cool prizes

Please note:

This event does not meet the orientation requirements for priority registration. Please follow steps for priority registration beforehand.

Disability Support

If you require accommodations for a disability, please call the Disability Resource Center at 650.949.7017 by September 9 to make arrangements.

Got Questions? Contact Us!

Student Affairs Office


 See New Student Orientation Photos from 2019!

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Got Questions?
Contact Us!

Outreach Office