Contact Us

If you have questions regarding New Student Orientation or your first year at Southern, please contact us.


Office of New Student and Sophomore Programs
The Office of New Student and Sophomore Programs Office facilitates a collaborative university committee that plans and implements all orientation programs.
(203) 392-5189


Sal Rizza

New Student and Sophomore Programs
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Yarelis Canales

New Student and Sophomore Programs
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Virtual Office

Drop by our Virtual Office by clicking or calling where a Success Navigator (student staff member) will be happy to greet you and answer any questions you may have!


We are available Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.- 3 p.m.:

  • Live video via WebEx
  • Calling: 1-650-479-3208 Call-in toll number (US/Canada). Access code: 624 015 463

 Should you have any difficulty, you can always contact us via email at

Resources on Campus

Admissions Office
For application status
(203) 392-5644


Student Accounts Office
For tuition and fees, paying your bill
(203) 392-6140


Disability Resource Center
(203) 392-6828
(203) 392-6131 TTY
Students requesting accommodations for disabilities should contact the Disability Resource Center.


Financial Aid Office
For grants, loans, and college work-study
(203) 392-5222


Next Steps
A guide for new students
(203) 392-5189


First Year Experience Office
First-year experience program
(203) 392-6196


Registrar's Office
For add-drop classes, check registration status
(203) 392-5301


Residence Life
For on-campus housing
(203) 392-5870


University Card Office
For student ID (Hoot Loot card)
(203) 392-7077