Bobcat Orientation

For registered new-first time students, returning students and transfer students.

COCC Bobcat

Fall term Bobcat Orientation is Friday, September 22

Bobcat Orientation is your preparation before classes start and a 'how to' tackle the first three weeks of the term training. 

Lower stress and build confidence by learning:

  • Logging into your technology accounts and software you use for communication and course work
  • Learning about what instructor expect from you, your time, and the quality of your work
  • Knowing how to access academic resources and support

Benefit by:

  • Finding your classrooms, where to park, and transportation options
  • Get your student ID and parking permit
  • Investigating clubs and organizations that interest you and support your area of study
  • Accessing help for your emergency financial aid questions

Enjoy by:

  • Gaining a customized USB drive to save your COCC course work
  • Eating a lunch prepared for you with other students, faculty, and staff
  • Meeting instructors, student leaders, staff, and other students
  • Entering a drawing for tuition credit prizes for completing the evaluation

Bobcat Orientation is full on all campuses.   We are no longer taking reservations

If you have questions during your first week of the term, visit the CAP Center during drop-in advising hours:

Bend:  Monday - Friday
Redmond:  Monday and Thursday
Prineville:  Wednesday
Madras:  Wednesday

Or, connect with your assigned academic advisor or College Success instructor

If you have a reservation:   

Check-in for begins at 8:30 am at:
     Bend campus - Mazama Track (Next to the Barber Library)     
     Redmond campus - Building 3
     Madras center - Lobby
     Prineville center - Lobby

Sessions end at 12:15 pm followed by lunch

Questions? Email

COCC is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution.

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