To schedule an online orientation please contact Maria Spencer at mspencer@peralta.edu (Please be sure to include your full name)

For taking the first step, this virtual orientation is to help you make the transition to college. The opportunity to get a head start by attending the orientation will provide you with information so you can succeed academically. We want to ensure you understand your responsibilities, and the colleges in order for you to make informed decisions. Then you can navigate through the college environment smoothly. Knowing this information can build your confidence and move you towards your end goal of completion. Please be sure to schedule an online orientation please contact Maria Spencer at mspencer@peralta.edu

 

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Some of the topics that will be covered are;

Orientation offers Merritt College the opportunity to officially welcome you and thank you for choosing us. You will learn about our expectations of you as well as what you can expect of us. During orientation, new students are provided with information regarding the college’s programs and services; degrees, certificate, and transfer requirements; and support services, and other useful information. Our overall goal is to assist you in getting off to a great start and providing you with the necessary information for a successful finish.

Be sure when you call that you have your Student ID number or you will not be able to make an appointment. Please clearly state your name and phone number with the requested date and time of orientation when you are leaving a message to make an appointment. Please schedule an appointment at least a week prior to the date you wish to attend.