New Student Orientation

Welcome to the San Antonio College New Student Orientation (NSO)!

New Student Orientation (NSO) is an informative presentation that welcomes students attending San Antonio College for the first time.

  • SAC NSO is required for:
    First-time college students and transfer students with less than 7 credit hours.

  • Students can attend:
    Campus NSO: held in-person on the SAC campus. Group Advising and class registration included in session.

    Online NSO: completed via ACES. Group Advising and class registration held separately, virtually via Zoom.

  • Prior to registering for NSO:
    Please ensure you have completed the required enrollment steps.
    View Enrollment Checklist
    Contact an Enrollment Coach
    • All registration holds must be cleared.
      (SDEV, Advising, and Refresher holds allowed.)

Register for SAC NSO
Note: SAC NSO is available only to
students attending San Antonio College.