All new students must complete an orientation to enjoy priority registration. To receive credit for completing orientation you must log in. If you have any concerns with your orientation completion please contact the Counseling department at (530) 242-7724.

Getting Started

You must allow 24-48 hours after submitting your Shasta College admissions application before you can start the Online Orientation.

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For orientation in Spanish, please visit: Lanzamiento Orientación 

To Preview Orientation without Logging In

Guest viewing does not satisfy a core matriculation requirement and will not count towards priority registration: Launch Guest Orientation 

About Orientation

The orientation includes information about Shasta College policies and procedures, tips for college success, and instruction in using MyShasta (the Shasta College online records and registration system). 

Please Note: A supplemental orientation may be required for student participants in specialized programs such as Athletics, EOPS, PACE, International Students, etc. Please check with each program for specific information.

For Student Athletes

Future Shasta College student athletes will want to complete the online orientation and then make an appointment with Jason Kelly (JK), Counselor for Athletes, to discuss your Comprehensive Education Plan. Schedule an appointment at Student Athlete Counseling.

If you are a student athlete and have any trouble making an appointment at the link above, email JK at and/or your recruiting coach as soon as possible. You can also call the Counseling Center at (530) 242-7724 and identify yourself as an athlete.

For International Students

International students are required to attend an in-person orientation. During the orientation, students will tour the campus, meet the international student advisor, learn class regulations, and register for classes.