The orientation covers a variety of topics to assist new students in their matriculation to the college including registration procedures, campus services, graduation requirements, transfer, campus policies and regulations, etc.
No. However, the completion of orientation applies toward you receiving a higher priority registration number in subsequent terms. In addition, students who attend orientation are found to have less problems or issues later than students who did not attend.
Orientations are held on the high school campuses and at the college during various times throughout the year. The Orientation Schedule can be found Online. Stop by AC-126 or call the counseling center at 791-2329 to find out when the next orientation session is scheduled.
Porterville College is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges and is fully approved by the Board of Governors, California Community Colleges and other state and federal agencies. More information