New Students


Students new to Bucks will typically* follow the following method to sign up for Orientation, Advising and Registration:  

Sign up for your New Student Orientation session. Go to: or call 215-968-8031.

Please note that sessions scheduled for July 6 and after will combine all three steps shown below.  Sessions will last approximately 3 hours.

*Students who have a prior college degree or have completed at least 20 credits at another college or university may set up an appointment for an advising session with an Educational Planning Advisor, in lieu of the New Student Orientation.  Please call 215-968-8031 to set up your appointment.

Attend the Required New Student Orientation



  • 1 1/2 hour group session
  • Applicable to all new students
  • Learn More


Meet with an advisor to discuss your courses


  • 1/2 hour one-on-one or small group session
  • Scheduled after you have completed Step 1


Register for your classes


  • Via the web or in person

^If disability accomodations are needed in order to attend these sessions please call the number above.

Get Started Now:  Make your appointment to attend the required New Student Orientation session.

Successful students start this process early.



Updated September 2014