NSO

New Student Orientation

We are excited to welcome you to the Matador Family! The goal of the NSO program is to support the continuous process of integrating new students into the academic, cultural and social context of CSUN. 

To better help you prepare for your orientation experience, we encourage you to review the information on the page that best describes how you will be entering the University. The links below will bring you to the webpages associated with the population that your entering as, and provide details on NSO registration, address frequently asked questions, etc. 

After you have familiarized yourself with the NSO process, feel free to learn more about the other program efforts offered through the office of Student Involvement and Development (OSID). These programs include:

Due to COVID-19, staff associated with NSO programs are working on campus in a limited capacity and in some cases telecommuting (working virtually) and can be contacted through email.  If you have any further questions please call us at (818) 677-4100 or email at .

Disclaimer: The New Student Orientation website contains information authorized and available at the time of publication. Its content, including dates and fee amounts, is subject to change without prior notice or obligation.