New Students

The Office of the Registrar welcomes you to UCSF!  Please read a welcome message from Vice Chancellor Elizabeth Watkins.

To prepare for your registration and to begin your orientation to UCSF, please review the information we have assembled for you on this Web site.

Student Portal: View your registration holds, update your mailing address, and submit a Statement of Legal Residence (if required).

Registration & Course Enrollment: Learn the steps you need to take to register at UCSF, enroll in courses, and pay fees.

Financial Aid: Obtain information about grants and scholarships, loans, and debt management.

Housing Services: Apply for on-campus housing and learn about off-campus housing options.

Student Health: Review immunization requirements and find out how to waive the Student Insurance Plan.

Student Disability Services: Find information regarding disability accommodations, services, and housing.

First Generation Support Services: Learn about services for first-generation college students.

WeID Card: Learn how to obtain your UCSF photo ID card.

WarnMe: Sign up for notification messages that could save your life during a campus emergency.

Library: Read about Library services, including Library computing and study spaces.

Information Technology Services: Learn how to access your mail@UCSF e-mail account and to use the VPN to access course materials from off-campus locations.

Student Inside Guide is a one-stop shop Web site of resources, services, and information about UCSF and the San Francisco community.

Tobacco Free: Read about UCSF's "Tobacco Free at Work" policy effective September 3, 2013.

Useful Links: Find other information, from housing to child care to DMV to voter registration to public transportation, to help your transition to UCSF.