Viking Orientation Viking New Student Orientation is designed to help you make a successful transition into Del Mar College. The activities and workshops are designed to help both first time and transfer students get acquainted with college life at DMC. So get involved and get excited about The Viking Orientation Experience. Orientation is mandatory for First Time in College Students. Your registration hold will not be removed until you attend your orientation session. Pre-Registration for Spring 2016 orientation is now closed. Not able to attend orientation? Check back for our on-line orientation program.