University Student Affairs - California

California Campus – Welcome Week Information

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Welcome Week at a Glance

You can expect to attend:
College Orientation
Student Processing
President’s Ice Cream Social
University Orientation
University Convocation Ceremony
College White Coat Ceremony
President’s BBQ 

Click to view  the schedule for your program

Learn About the Family Events

Ice Cream Social
Convocation Ceremony
White Coat Ceremony
President’s BBQ 

Detailed Information & Welcome
Week Participation Form 


Links for Admitted Students

Student Portal (you.westernu.edu)
Financial Aid

Fitness Benefits
Health Insurance
Parking Permits
Sexual Harassment Training (Mandatory)
Technology Requirements
Tuition and Fees


Directions &  Parking

Directions to Campus & Parking Map
Google Maps



Sheraton Fairplex Hotel, Pomona 
Comfort Inn Near Fairplex, Pomona
Double Tree, Claremont
Additional Hotels Near Campus (PDF)



Ontario Airport, 12 Miles from campus
John Wayne Airport, 35 Miles from campus
Bob Hope Airport, 42 Miles from campus
L.A.X. Airport, 48 Miles from campus


For information on Welcome Week in Lebanon, Oregon visit Oregon Campus Welcome Week Webpage