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Welcome to UC San Diego and the Muir College Family! 

Whether you are a new first year student, new transfer student, or family member, we are looking forward to meeting you and welcoming you to John Muir College and UC San Diego.

At John Muir College we provide a new student orientation program with the following goals:

  • Welcome you to John Muir College and get you excited to return when the school year begins
  • Address your questions about attending UC San Diego and John Muir College
  • Provide you with the academic information you need in order to graduate
  • Introduce you to the wealth of involvement opportunities at John Muir College
  • Connect you with important campus resources to make your transition to UC San Diego successful
  • Offer you an opportunity to meet other new students, College staff members, and faculty

Orientation is the beginning of your college experience! Please refer to the links to the right for more information about New Student Orientation. We also have an optional Family Orientation for family members of new students!


All New Students

New Student Orientation FAQ
Apply For Housing
New Undergraduate Resources
2020 Welcome Week Schedule Coming Soon!

 New First Year Students 

New Transfer Students 

Important Deadlines for First Year Students Important Deadlines for Transfer Students
First Year Enrollment Webinar Transfer Student Enrollment Webinar


 Resources for Muir Family Members 

Family Welcome
Parent & Family Programs
Guide to Academic Advising