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New Students

Students on Ridgewalk

Welcome New Tritons!


Whether you are an incoming First-Year or Transfer student, we look forward to welcoming you as the newest members of the campus community. Once you have accepted your offer of admission to UC San Diego, please refer to your Triton Checklist for important next steps including:

  • Completing New Triton Advising in the Virtual Advising Center 
    First-Year student deadline for updating your academic information - June 16, 2022
    Transfer student deadline for updating your academic information - July 2, 2022

  • Completing the COMPASS Pre-Orientation Program
    First-Year and Transfer student deadline to complete COMPASS program - July 29, 2022

  • Registering for New Student Orientation
    First-Year and Transfer student deadline to register for orientation - July 29, 2022