Transfer Fall Orientation

This program is especially designed for you, a transfer student, to get the essential information you need to make a smooth transition to USD. Our goal is for you to:

  • Stack of orientation programs.Get Informed: Find out about the history, mission, and core values that make USD a unique place.
  • Meet Your Fan Club: Meet the student leaders and staff here to support you as a new transfer student this semester and beyond
  • Find Your Place: Learn about how you can get involved in the Torero community and connect with other new transfers and continuing students.
  • Learn the Ropes: Receive essential information about requirements, resources, and campus departments to ensure you have a great start at USD.

All new transfer students are expected to attend Transfer Fall Orientation. Be sure to confirm your attendance in your MySanDiego Portal by August 22 and let us know about any accommodations you may require in advance of Transfer Fall Orientation. Please note the dates of this year's program: 

Saturday, August 27: Move-In Day for Residential Students

Sunday, August 28-Monday, August 29: Transfer Fall Orientation

  • A brief schedule-at-a-glance is available, as well as a full, detailed schedule you can view below.
  • Parents and other guests are invited to attend a separate Parent Orientation. If your parents or guests plan on attending, they can register through the Office of Parent Relations.

For questions regarding Transfer Fall Orientation, please email

Contact Information

Undergraduate Orientation Programs
Hahn University Center 114
5998 Alcalá Park
San Diego, CA 92110

Phone: (619) 260-5995