Parent & Family Orientation

2021 Parent and Family Orientation

We welcome Summer 2021 parents and family members to attend Summer Parent and Family Orientation to learn more about SJSU and how you can play a supportive role in helping your student succeed. Parent & Family Virtual Orientation is a FREE experience for parents, families and supporters, that is offered 4:15-6:30pm on the dates listed below.

2021 Parent and Family Virtual Orientaiotn Schedule [pdf]

2021 Virtual Orientation Dates (4:15-6:30pm)

  • Transfer Families
    • Wednesday, June 16
    • Wednesday, June 30
  • Freshmen Families
    • Wednesday, July 7
    • Tuesday, July 13
    • Tuesday, July 20
    • Friday, July 23
    • Tuesday, July 27
    • Tuesday, August 3
    • Monday, August 9

Registration Process

You may register for Parent and Family Orientation in your student's nextsteps.sjsu.edu portal. Login, scroll down the homepage and select guest option. The CASHnet registration receipt is your confirmation of registration. You will receive a confirmation letter one week prior to your session with Zoom links and more information upon registering. Since the Parent and Family Orientation is virtual, only ONE guest per student needs to register in order to gain access. Registered guests can share the registration link with another family member or share the same screen while viewing the webinar. ALL virtual Parent and Family Orientation programs are free.

Technical Requirements Needed to Participate: 

We will be using Zoom to host the virtual orientation session. You will recieve the Zoom registration link via email a week prior to your session. For technical support during orientation, our staff will be available via live chat HERE

For more information email us at mystudentis@sjsu.edu