Transfer Island View Orientation is a required one-day program based on majors that occurs in the summer for incoming fall transfer students. At Transfer Island View Orientation, you will learn about CI-specific policies, programs and services to assist you in a successful academic, emotional, cultural and social transition.

At Island View Orientation (IVO), transfer students will:

  • Receive academic course information from Academic Advisors
  • Learn academic rigor and expectations from faculty within your discipline
  • Meet fellow classmates and student leaders
  • Learn about programs, services and timely campus information
  • Find out how to get involved and maximize the CI experience
  • Receive a campus tour and learn campus traditions, including the ritual "Becoming a Dolphin"
  • Collect CI gear and eat your first CI meal!

Fall 2018 Transfer Island View Orientation Dates

Friday, July 20: Check-in begins at 7:00 a.m. in North Quad 

  • Anthropology 
  • Business
  • Economics
  • Global Studies
  • Pols
  • Psychology
  • Sociology

Saturday, July 21: Check-in begins at 7:00 a.m. in North Quad 

This is session is open to students of all majors; it is designed for those who cannot attend their respective, major specific, session. 

Tuesday, July 24: Check-in begins at 7:00 a.m. in North Quad 

  • Art
  • Chicano/a Studies
  • Communication
  • Early Childhood Studies
  • English
  • History
  • Liberal Studies
  • Performing Arts
  • Spanish

Wednesday, July 25: Check-in begins at 7:00 a.m. in North Quad 

  • Applied Physics
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Environmental Science and Resource Management 
  • Health Science
  • IT
  • Math

Thursday, July 26: Check-in begins at 7:00 a.m. in North Quad 

  • Anthropology
  • Business
  • Economics
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology

Friday, July 27: Check-in begins at 7:00 a.m. in North Quad 

  • Art
  • Communication
  • Early Childhood Studies
  • English
  • History
  • Liberal Studies
  • Performing Arts

If you have any questions, please see the Transfer FAQ page or contact New Student Orientation at 805-437-3160 or orientation@csuci.edu.