Student Orientation

Student Orientation is an important step in the enrollment process! Orientation will assist you with learning about all that Clark has to offer: student support services, college success, student life & campus conduct and safety. Click the appropriate link below to see how to complete your orientation requirements.

Are you a...?

New Student
New Student: A student who has never attended college before, includes Running Start students

Returning Student
Returning Student: A student who attended Clark College in the past, but has been gone for more than 4 quarters, or 1 year

Transfer Student
Transfer Student: A student who has attended college at another institution, and is now beginning at Clark

CAP (Career and Academic Preparation) Student
CAP student: Students who are enrolling in CAP classes to complete High School 21+, GED preparation, or improve their reading, writing or math skills.

ESL (English as a Second Language) Student
ESL student: A student who is a non-native speaker and is attending Clark to learn English

International or IELP (Intensive English Language Program) Student
International Student: A student with F-1 or M-1 visa status who will enroll in college level or IELP classes.


Questions about orientation? Contact or (360) 699-NEXT.