VIEW PROGRAM

preview-day-2018

 

PARKING

Parking is RELAXED on Saturday, March 17th. Recommended parking lot is P1 on Shaw and Maple. For a campus map, please click http://www.fresnostate.edu/map/documents/CampusMap-LTR_12-16.pdf

If you need a disability-related accommodation or wheelchair access information, please call 278-2048.

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)

Workshops
9 AM – 1 PM (Various Locations)

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

Student Information Fair and Campus Activities
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 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 2018.  The workshops will cover various deadlines, tools, documents and what to prepare for. 

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 2018. Some of the topics will include navigating and understanding your student portal, accept/decline, Dog Days registration, important deadlines, and the Early Start Program.

ON CAMPUS HOUSING 
Come learn about the On Campus 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
Student involvement at Fresno State includes clubs/orgs, comedians, concerts, major events, convocation, homecoming, club sports, off-campus student life, Vintage Days, Greek Life, and Leadership. Come find out more about these programs!

MAKING COLLEGE CHEAP WITHOUT EATING JUST RAMEN
When it comes to college, it’s the elephant in the room that no one quite knows how to handle:  college affordability.  A college degree can be one of the wisest investments of a person’s life.  Learn how to budget without living off of ramen. 

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
Are you an incoming College of Science and Math student? Then come check out BOND! This unique first-year experience program helps students transition to college while providing tools for success throughout their careers. Learn more at our workshop!

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.

BEE SWEET FRESH FRUIT PACKING LINE Open House
Come tour and learn about Industrial Technology’s Bee Sweet Fresh Fruit Packing Line. The first in the country to house a fresh fruit packer on a university campus.

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.

SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES WITH ARMY ROTC
The Department of Military Science and Leadership program at Fresno State offers multiple types of scholarship opportunities and career paths for students that will receive their degree in their chosen major and then become an officer in the U.S.Army

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.