CFA Orientation & Registration

S20 Orientation page header

Welcome to our College of Fine Arts New Student Orientation!

New Student Orientation for students majoring in the College of Fine Arts must meet with an advisor.

Attend CFA Orientation

Meet with an advisor during our virtual drop-in advising on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, from 10:00-2:00.

  • Visit for directions to attend our virtual drop-in advising.
  • If none of these hours work with your schedule, please email our team at  so we can find a time to better suit your needs.
  • If you are an international student, visit to schedule an appointment with an academic advisor to register & declare your College of Fine Arts undergraduate major. 

Resources for CFA Orientation

The New Student Orientation modules and CFA specific videos below provide you with information necessary to be successful as a CFA student. 

Follow-up items after Orientation

  • Review the University's General Catalog to learn about your major. Here is a link to the College of Fine Arts in the General Catalog: General Catalog
  • The schedule you created during your CFA Orientation Zoom Advising & Registration Session will be reviewed by a CFA Advisor. If changes need to be made to your schedule, a CFA Advisor will email you at your uMail. If your schedule changes after you've emailed it to our CFA advising team, please send a new screenshot of your schedule to
  • Remember to regularly check your uMail!  Review the following uMail website, if you have questions or issues regarding your uMail.  
  • Attend your semester classes and visit Create Success for helpful information about how to succeed at the U!

We look forward to working with you! 

More in this category: Graduate Studies Next Steps