Orientation Services

What to Use

(Spring 2021)

Technology Equipment

We recommend the following technology to participate in your Virtual Orientation Experience:

  • Laptop or desktop computer
  • Headphones
  • Microphone
  • Web cam
  • Reliable high-speed internet access

Even though you can use other devices, such a tablet or smartphone, we recommend using a laptop or desktop computer if one is available to you, especially for Virtual Advising & Registration. If you need to request a technology-related accommodation, please enter it during the reservation process and a staff member from Orientation Services will follow-up with you regarding your request.

Platforms

You will use the following services to complete your Virtual Orientation Experience components:

BroncoDirect Student Center: Your student portal where you can find your To Do List, holds, enrollment appointment and more, including making your orientation reservation. It is also where you search and register for classes. Access your Student Center via MyCPP.

Blackboard: Cal Poly Pomona's learning management system where your college will share academic advising information prior to your Virtual Orientation Day. Access Blackboard via MyCPP.

CPP Online Orientation: A web-based, self-paced online course that you can access via MyCPP.

Zoom: A web conferencing platform used for your Virtual Orientation Day meetings, iMeet CPP and Virtual Advising & Registration. Access Zoom via MyCPP or cpp.zoom.us (be sure to log in with your BroncoName and password).