Welcome, New Highlanders!

New Student Programs enhances the university experience of first-year students by providing ongoing programs and services that facilitate peer connections, encourage campus engagement, and promote helpful resources. Whether this is your first year at college or your first year on campus after transferring from another institution, New Student Programs is here to help you successfully navigate the transition to UCR!

Contact New Student Programs

Heather Correa

Coordinator of Orientation and First-Year Programs

Kerri Soscia

Orientation and First-Year Programs Advisor