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New Student Checklist

To prepare for your first year at UCSF, please read through our New Student Checklist. This list is a general overview for all incoming students. Please check with your school or program for specific orientation information in addition to the list below.

  Look up program specific orientation info
  Visit the Student Portal
  Access your UCSF email
  Apply for Financial Aid
  Enroll in classes
  Review immunization requirements
  Obtain your UCSF photo ID card
  Find a place to live
  Sign up for WarnMe
  Review Sexual Harassment Training slides
  Access the Library resources

Insider Tips of the Week

UCSF shuttle
Need to get to Mission Bay? Heading to Parnassus? Check out the UCSF Shuttle Trip Planner.

San Francisco street mural
There are more than 1,000 murals are spread throughout the Mission District and beyond. Take a walking tour or go out and explore them on your own!










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San Francisco, CA 94143

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