Viking Orientation

Viking Orientation

Register for Orientation

New Student Orientation is required for all incoming first-time college students. For questions, please call Student Leadership & Campus Life at (361) 698-1279.

Registration for orientation is available at: Call (361) 698-1279 or email if you have any questions.

Viking Orientation Experience

Viking Orientation at a glance:

Focus (Career Assessment)

  • Review the importance of Academic Major and Career Exploration
  • Create a Focus 2 Career Planning Profile
  • Complete Work Interest Assessment
  • Explore Majors and Careers related to work interests


  • Schedule an advisor appointment
  • Discuss degree plan

Web DMC/Canvas

  • Log on to WebDMC
  • Navigate through WebDMC
  • Check DMC Email
  • Learn how to pay tuition
  • Complete DMC Alert
  • Check Financial Aid Status
  • Print Class schedule

Financial Aid “Funding Your College Education”

  • What is Financial Aid?
  • Types of Financial Aid at Del Mar College
  • How to Apply for Financial Aid
  • What Happens Next

Navigate Your Success “Sail to Victory”

  • Balancing Student/Personal LIFE
  • What It Means To Be A Successful Student
  • Where To Get Help
  • Helpful Tips – In and Outside the Classroom
  • Navigate your way through DMC Student Support Services

Student Leadership & Campus Life “Get Involved In Campus Life”

  • Clubs/Organizations
  • Campus Events/Activities
  • Student Leadership
  • Student Code of Conduct
  • Service Community Involvement (Viking Volunteers)

Page last updated June 26, 2023.