Mandatory New Student Orientation

Fall 2018

August 7th & 8th, 2018

8:30AM - 4:30PM

Valencia Campus 



Mandatory New Student Orientation is a meeting specially designed for new international students whose F-1 status is sponsored by College of the Canyons. Every new international student must attend the entire session. Absent and late arrivals are not allowed.


Please submit the Mandatory New Student Orientation Sign-Up Form​​ to (or in person at the ISP office) and RSVP to attend the on-campus orientation.


Additionally, when attending the orientation, please bring the following items:

  • Passport(s)
  • I-20
  • Address and Phone Number in the U.S.
  • Proof of Health Insurance (with coverage start and end dates)
This will be a day-long meeting, and a complimentary lunch will be served. 

After attending the Mandatory New Student Orientation, you must receive the "Continued Attendance I-20" which verifies your attendance at COC. The ISP office is able to register your attendance in SEVIS and produce your "Continued Attendance I-20" after you attend the orientation meeting and submit the "SEVIS Student Information" document.
If you have any questions about the Mandatory New Student Orientation, please contact our office at (661) 362-3580, or email us at