VIEW PROGRAM

preview-day-2019

 

PARKING

Parking is RELAXED on Saturday, March 23rd. Recommended parking lot is P1 on Shaw and Maple. For a campus map, please click:
http://www.fresnostate.edu/map/documents/CampusMap-LTR_10-18.pdf

If you need a disability-related accommodation or wheelchair access information, please call 278-2048.  Also, ride assistance will be available at check-in.  

Fresno State is a Vape Free, Smoke Free and Tobacco Free Campus

AGENDA

Check-In
8 AM – 9 AM at Entrance of Maple Mall (Maple Roundabout)

Academic Highlight Sessions 
9 AM – 11 AM (Various Locations) A Program will be given on the day of event with times and locations of events.  

Workshops
9 AM – 1 PM (Various Locations)

Accept Your Admission and Tours (Campus, Housing and Library Tours)
9 AM – 2 PM

Student Services Fair and Campus Activities (Student Clubs and Organizations will be available)
10 AM – 1 PM (Free Speech Area)

President’s Welcome
12 PM  (Free Speech Area)

Look for these to do things at preview day

  • Student Services, Student Clubs and Organizations Fair – 10 AM – 1 PM (Free Speech Area)
  • Meet and Greet with President Castro – 12 PM (Free Speech Area)
  • Meet Victor E. Bulldog III – 12 PM – 1 PM (Free Speech Area)
  • Meet Time Out – 12 PM – 1 PM (Free Speech Area)
  • Tours (Campus/University Courtyard/University Village/Palazzo/Avery) – 10 AM – 2 PM (Free Speech Area)
  • Entertainment and Student Performances – 12 PM – 1 PM (Free Speech Area)
  • Sample free Fresno State ice cream – 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM (Free Speech Area)
  • Free Billiards and XBox Games
    1 PM – 3 PM in Student Union (Bowling Alley)

workshops

FINANCIAL AID 
Learn about what the next steps are in the financial aid process on our campus: how to check your portal, understanding your award letter and more!  

WHAT’S NEXT FOR FIRST-TIME-FRESHMEN AND DOG DAYS? 
This workshop will cover the different steps an incoming freshman must take in order to enroll for fall 2019. Some of the topics will include navigating and understanding your student portal, accept/decline, Dog Days registration, important deadlines, and the Early Start Program.

WHAT’S NEXT FOR TRANSFER STUDENTS? 
Attend a session with the FS Transfer Admissions team and learn in detail the next steps you must take as a transfer student to successfully enroll for Fall 2019.  The workshops will cover various deadlines, tools, documents and what to prepare for.   

ON CAMPUS HOUSING 
Come learn about Student Housing at Fresno State. We offer students an all-inclusive, safe and convenient home away from home. Our students graduate faster with a higher GPA all while having the traditional college experience. Come see how!

STUDENT LIFE AT FRESNO STATE
Want to get involved with Clubs & Orgs, Club Sports, Vintage Days, Homecoming, programs, Leadership, and/or Fraternity & Sorority Life? This presentation will include an preview of Fresno State Student life outside the classroom!

MONEY MOVES AT FRESNO STATE!
Will you need to work in college? Will your financial aid be enough? Knowing about the resources at Fresno State can make or break a budget, and the Money Management Center is here to help. Discover your financial freedom!

MAJORS AND CAREERS:  MAKING THE RIGHT CHOICES
Did you know that 1/3 of college students enter college undeclared and about 80% of students change majors at least once?  Deciding on a major takes time & effort.  Come to this workshop to orient yourself to the process & make the right choice for you. 

JORDAN COLLEGE UNIVERSITY FARM LABORATORY ANIMAL SCIENCE UNIT TOUR 
Join Dr. Rocca and the Jordan College Ag Ambassadors for a tour of the University Farm Laboratory Animal Science units. The walking tour will cover about 1 mile and be over an hour long.

COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS FIRST-YEAR EXPERIENCE BOND FOR FIRST-TIME FRESHMAN
Incoming freshman STEM students will learn about the College of Science and Math first-year experience that is intended to help first-time freshman students develop skills that will lead them to a successful transition as they begin their 1st semester of coursework.

HIGHER EDUCATION AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR DREAM STUDENTS 
Bilingual workshop in English and Spanish. During this workshop, we will cover admission steps, cost, and financial resources required to successfully enroll at Fresno State.  En este taller repasaremos el proceso de admision, costo, y recursos financieros.

FOOD SCIENCE AND NUTRITION DEPARTMENT OPTIONS
Students majoring within the Department of Food Science and Nutrition are prepared for a wide range of professions in the nutrition field and the food industry, the largest single industry in the U.S. We welcome you to meet our faculty members today.

PRE-VET WORKSHOP
Students who have applied under the pre-vet major can attend and hear from Professor Dr. Gayle O’Bannon DVM, on the expectations of the pre-vet program and what to expect about the reality of applying to vet school after completing their degree.

ARMY ROTC SCHOLARSHIPS 
We will discuss the various opportunities offered by the Army ROTC, to include Adventure training, travel, scholarships, and career options.

AFRICAN-AMERICAN STUDENT MIXER
Come network with our African American faculty and staff and get connected to our campus community!

PRE-MED WORKSHOP
This workshop will provide information on the “journey to medical school”, and will cover topics such as cost and preparation for medical school, GPA, MCAT, and many others.