Registration and Orientation


Registration and Orientation Events
Welcome to the Sand Shark Family!

Congratulations on your acceptance! Think you're ready to be a Sand Shark? Take the first step by attending USCB's Registration and Orientation Events.

Spring 2022 New Student Registration and Orientation

Our Spring 2022 Admits participate in a three part Registration and Orienatation sequence.

Part 1: Sign Up for Sand Shark Registration Day

Sand Shark Registration Day:
Friday, December 17th 2021, 5:30-7:30 PM

Sandshark Registration Day for Spring 2022 Admits will be held virtually. All new students need to sign up for registration day!

During Sand Shark New Student Registration Day students will:

  • Learn how to navigate University Technologies
  • Understand the different courses that make up their college degree
  • Get information on University processes like bill pay, financial aid, and advising
  • Learn the process for scheduling time to meet with Advising, Financial aid, Admissions, and the Bursar's Office
  • Check items off their Next Steps list so they are ready to go for the start of the fall semester

Register via the Fins Up Portal

Part 2: Set a Meeting with Advising and Academic Success

Advising Appointments for Spring Admits: Starting Monday, November 8th 2021

New students can contact the Office of Advising and Academic Success at advising@uscb.edu starting November 8th. Appointments are available both in-person and virtually. Prior to advising appointments, new students should make sure they have completed the following items on their Next Steps Checklist.

  • Complet your immunization and Citizenship forms
  • Submit transcripts (both high school and college)
  • Take placement exams

Part 3: Sign up for Spring New Student Orientation

Spring New Student Orientation: Friday, January 7th 2021, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM

During Spring New Student Orientation Students will:

  • Build community with fellow new students
  • Get to know USCB faculty, staff, and upperclassmen
  • Be equipped with a list of resources to help you succeed
  • Get acquainted with campus policies and procedures
  • Learn skills to help with the transition to college
  • And so much more

Register via the Fins Up Portal

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