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New Student Orientation

Get Jackrabbit Ready.

Hey New Jacks! Registration for NSO sessions for fall 2023 new first-time and transfer students is now available. Register for an NSO session via your MyState account.


By choosing SDSU, you've opened yourself up to endless opportunities and a fantastic future. And it all starts here — with New Student Orientation. We have great programs designed to help you prepare for life at State, from academics to extracurricular, and everything in between.

We've built our programs with our students' needs in mind. Whether you're brand new to the college experience or transferring or returning to SDSU, we'll get you started on your path to great.

Learn more about the NSO program by clicking the appropriate links to the right.

We are so glad you've selected SDSU and look forward to meeting you at New Student Orientation!

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New Student Orientation News

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Birgen named coordinator for student success and opportunity at SDSU

Tina Birgen, a long-time educator in South Dakota, has been named the first coordinator for student success and opportunity at the Wintrode Student Success and Opportunity Center at South Dakota State University.