Wilderness Orientation (Wild-O)

Wild-O team enjoys a group photo after a long hike

Wilderness Orientation Summer 2019 : 8/12/19 - 8/18/19

A Freshman and Transfer Wilderness Experience

Wild-O is a 7-day, 6-night pre-orientation program designed to provide new, incoming freshman and transfer students with a warm outdoor welcome into the SFSU Gator Family.

Wild-O offers students a chance to explore the outdoor classroom and find a sense of belonging, promote friendships, leadership, sense of community, and provide more social support in easing their transition into University life. Come develop lasting relationship while taking on an adventure of a lifetime.

Learn about the campus, meet new friends, and build self-confidence all while exploring the surrounding California Landscape.

What is Wild-O?

Are you an incoming freshman or transfer student? Do you want to meet new friends, learn about campus life, and unlock your full potential- all while connecting with the outdoors? Wild-O is the adventure for you!

Wild-O is a seven day, six-night outdoor trip that is student led with the goal of meeting new friends, exploring the outdoors, and making lasting memories before you embark on your college journey. Wild-O offers three unique trips, two overnight backpacking trips and one camping trip that will explore the local bay area. Wild-O is a great way to gain knowledge and experience with outdoor skills, make new friends, and to have fun while being in nature and connecting with other new students.

All Wild-O trips include adventure, nature outings, camping, hiking, and lots of fun!

Take the journey of a lifetime!

Choose Your Trip

Click below for more details. No experience necessary!

Emigrant Wilderness Backpacking: $150.00

Desolation Wilderness Backpacking: $150.00

Redwoods Basecamp and SF tour: $150.00

Contact Information

Email: Wildo@sfsu.edu 


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