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Palomar College Orientation
Success begins here 
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View the New Student Orientation
New students must complete orientation and assessment for priority enrollment in the first semester.

  • New Student Orientation

  • Instructions
    1. Click on "English" or "Accessible" for students with disabilities.
    2. Sign in and create an account before viewing the orientation.  If you sign in as a guest, you will not be given priority registration after assessment.
    3. After viewing the orientation, take the assessment, then make a counseling appointment to create individualized education plan.

Additional Resources for New Students

  • How to Register Video
    Watch this tutorial on how to register for classes using PeopleSoft.
  • eServices Tutorials
    How to  sign in, add classes, drop classes, view schedule, and more!  For new students, refer to "New Students" under the "Add Classes" section.
Palomar Community College District 1140 West Mission Road, San Marcos, CA 92069-1487 Telephone:  (760) 744-1150