With your deposit paid and your spot at Central reserved, there are a few more things you need to do to prepare for your college career.
The Office of New Student Programs is here to support a smooth transition for all new students (first-years & transfers) and their parents/families. Orientation programs will provide all students and their families with the connections and tools in preparation of a successful launch into that first semester.
Please reach out to New Student Programs with any questions via email at Orientation@ccsu.edu or by phone at 860.832.1234, Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Apply for on-campus residence & dining services
Live and dine on campus! Visit Residence Life or call 860.832.1660 for more information.
Complete Health Forms
All registered students must submit a medical form to Student Wellness Services. Download a form and learn more about it on our Wellness Services FAQ page.
Attend New Student Orientation
The Office of New Student Programs coordinates orientation programs for all confirmed new students.
Pick up Blue Chip Student ID
Go to the Card Office to pick up your Blue Chip Student ID Card. You’ll soon discover that the Blue Chip card is everyone's “everything card” at Central!
Obtain a parking decal
Parking decals are required to park on campus, and once you are registered, you can apply for one through the Card Office.