Online Programs

Orientation 2021

Welcome to the Alliant Family

Join us for New Student Orientation for Online Programs

Orientation welcomes new students to Alliant and eases their transition as they embark on their educational journey. You will have the opportunity to meet with staff and learn detailed information about life and learning at Alliant A series of presentations and activities will occur to help orient you to university policies and procedures, academic program expectations, and student support services. New students from all programs are required to participate. We look forward to seeing you at New Student Orientation!

New Student Agenda

#1 Schedule New Student Orientation*

Tuesday, April 27th at 12pm Thursday, April 29th at 12pm Friday, April 30th at 9am Saturday, May 1st and 11am Monday, May 3rd at 5pm

#2 Schedule Canvas 101*

Monday, April 26th at 5pm Wednesday, April 28th at 12pm Tuesday, May 4th at 5pm

*Students are only required to attend one of the sessions listed above.

Important Dates

Term Start Date Monday, May 3rd

Add/Drop Deadline Monday, May 10th | 5:00pm PST

Videos On-Demand*

*Click to access videos

Meet Your Student Advisory Team

Grant Gordon

Associate Director of Student Services

  • PhD Psychology, Public Policy and Law
  • MS Forensic Behavioral Science
  • Master of Science in Clinical Psychopharmacology


Kiendra White

  • Education Specialist Credential (Mild/Mod), Intern Track + MAE
  • Education Specialist Credential (Mild/Mod), Student Teaching Track + MAE
  • Education Specialist Credential (Mild/Mod), Intern Track
  • Education Specialist Credential (Mild/Mod), Student Teaching Track


Nathan Worley

  • Single Subject Standard Intern
  • Single Subject Student Teaching
  • Single Subject Standard Intern + MAE
  • Single Subject Student Teaching + MAE
  • Single Subject ECO
  • Single Subject ECO + MAE


Jenna Cruz

  • Master of Arts in Clinical Counseling
  • Master of Arts in Marital and Family Therapy
  • Master of Arts in Organizational Psychology


Michelle Hayes

  • Multiple Subject Standard Intern
  • Multiple Subject Standard Intern + MAE
  • Multiple Subject Student teaching + MAE
  • Multiple Subject ECO
  • Multiple Subject ECO + MAE


Emma Tseselsky

  • Administrative Services Credential
  • CLAD Certification
  • EdD in Teaching English of Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
  • Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership and Management 1 (for students entering with a Master’s degree – 46 units)
  • Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership and Management 2 (for students entering without a Master’s degree – 61 units)
  • Cred PPS School Counseling + MAE
  • Education Specialist in School Counseling
  • Ed PsyD Doctoral Program


Ray Reyes

  • School Psychology w/ PPS
  • MAE School Psychology w/PPS
  • PPS School Psychology
  • Education Specialist in School Psychology


Oliver Hepp

  • Doctor of Business Administration


I realized that Alliant was the perfect place to challenge my skills and experience working with different populations—I knew that no matter where I went after— I would have experience working with several diverse populations.

Trisha K. CSPP Alumna

Please note that not all programs are available at every campus, online, or to residents of every state. For important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program, please visit Alliant International University is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), a regional accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

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