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Transfer student orientation brings visibility to campus organizations

Carly Preston talks to students while at the Unique vendor table at the first transfer student orientation for the Fall 2015 semester on June 4, 2015 in the University Ballroom.

Christine Kittle

June 4, 2015

The first transfer student orientation at Sac State for the fall semester took place on Thursday June 4. Orientation is the time when transfer students take a tour, sign up for classes, and get their first chance to see the student life activities and resources that will be available to them.7 Healthy...

New students bring in big money

Jake Abbot

October 8, 2014

Sacramento State University generates the majority of its funding through student tuition and a large number of first-time students help to support services on campus.This year’s information collected by the Office of Admissions and Outreach showed a record for first time freshmen enrollment with 3,...

Incoming and current students need more guidance from campus resources

Ashley Hurtado

May 6, 2014

Leaving the comfort of high school and home, many freshman students expect support from the university through programs and services.However, campus employees often seem to forget the impact they have on the student body. Bad experiences with employees can leave students unwelcomed and discouraged...

Some Sacramento State transfer students forced to take additional classes

Kayla Nick-Kearney

October 30, 2013

With more than 4,300 transfer students admitted this fall, many will find themselves enrolled in classes they believed they did not need before coming to Sacramento State.Students transfer from community colleges after having completed 60 transferable units, and between 37 and 42 must meet general e...