Spring Preview 2013

Friday, March 28 and Friday, April 11

Schedule is subject to change.

An official event schedule will be provided to you at check-in on Friday.

Please consider the environment before printing.

Event Worksheet

(scroll to the bottom of this page for an example)
Activity
Time & Location
Worksheet
Check-in and Continental Breakfast

8:00am - 9:00am

University Center Quad

Have you secured off-campus lodging yet?

Early Bird Tours*

Thank you for arriving early! Jump on a tour and we'll get you to the Welcome on-time

8:15am-9:00am

Will depart from University Center Quad

Choose a Housing or Campus Tour
*Please note that all tours noted are walking tours and involve navigating stairs and hills. If you have a documented disability and limited mobility, please be sure to inform us during the online reservation process and we will be happy to accommodate you.
Welcome to Humboldt State

9:00am-9:45am

John Van Duzer Theatre

Meet the HSU Admissions Team!

Preview Welcome Fair

. Meet faculty and staff from departments across campus and learn answers to questions you haven't thought to ask yet! Enjoy a taste of Humboldt with Humboldt Made foods!

10:00am-11:00am

West Gym, Recreation and Wellness Center

HSU is a small campus and the earlier that you make connections with faculty & staff, the greater the success that you are likely to enjoy.

I plan to connect with at least five departments and offices to get off to a successful start at HSU. I plan to meet representatives from:

  1. ________
  2. ________
  3. ________
  4. ________
  5. ________
All activities within blocks noted below are one hour in length. EX: If you choose the 11:30 activity, that activity will end at 12:30 and will affect your choice of activities in future blocks.
 

Do you have a 30 min block of time in your schedule that you want to fill?

We recommend any of the following:

1. Tour KRFH 105.1 FM Student-Run Radio Station and the Lumberjack Newspaper Offices! 30-minute tours depart from the UC Quad at the following times: 1:15pm, 1:45pm, 2:15pm, 2:45pm, 3:15pm, 3:45pm, 4:15pm

2. Visit the University Library

3. Take in a view of the bay from the top of the stairs at Founders Hall

4. Think about a fitness plan! Visit the SRC to see the facilities

5. Check out the University Bookstore

 
If you would like to sit in on a class or if you would like assistance with your event worksheet, please head down the stairs from the UC Quad and connect with our staff in the John Van Duzer Art Quad (in front of the theatre). We will be in the Art Quad until Noon and will be in the UC Quad, Noon-4:30pm

Lunch in the J Cafeteria

11am-2pm

J Cafeteria, Jolly Giant Commons.

With so many guests on our campus, please expect a possible waittime.

Help us to avoid lines by choosing your lunch hour based on your last name:

Last Name A-L: 11am-12:30pm

Last Name M-Z: 12:30pm-2pm

I will show my nametag in order to enjoy the complimentary lunch at The J.

You may enjoy dining at other campus facilities but we are unable to offer you a complimentary meal anywhere except The J.

I plan to eat lunch at this time: ________ and will plan my activity blocks around this time.

Student Clubs & Organization Fair

11am-2pm

University Center Quad

(weather permitting-persistent rain will cancel)

Meet representatives from a number of academic, cultural, and recreational clubs!

Choose an activity in the 11am-Noon block

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  • 11:00 Sit-in on HSU Academics (look in your nametag for your class ticket)

  • 11:00 Financial Aid & Housing Presentation in the Great Hall, College Creek

  • 11:10 Housing Tour. Will depart from the University Center Quad

  • 11:15 Campus Tour. Will depart from the University Center Quad

  • 11:20 Housing Tour. Will depart from the University Center Quad

  • 11:30 Housing Tour. Will depart from the University Center Quad

  • 11:40 Next Steps: Budgeting, and Orientation on the 1st Floor of the Jolly Giant Commons

My second activity at HSU is:

Activity starts at:

Activity ends at:

My location is:

 

Are you checking in late for Spring Preview?

Do you have any event questions?

Head to the UC Quad table just in front of the Depot, we're happy to help you!

 

Choose an activity in the Noon-1pm block

  • 12:00 Sit-in on HSU Academics (look in your nametag for your class ticket)
  • 12:00 HOOP preparation for transfer students. This session goes more in-depth about what to expect during HOOP and from the admissions process.  Will be hosted in the Great Hall, College Creek.
  • 12:10 Housing Tour. Will depart from the University Center Quad
  • 12:15 Campus Tour. Will depart from the University Center Quad
  • 12:20 Housing Tour. Will depart from the University Center Quad
  • 12:30 Housing Tour. Will depart from the University Center Quad
  • 12:30 Sustainability/Eco-Tour of the EarthTub and Hydrogen Fueling Station. Will depart from the University Center Quad

My third activity at HSU is:

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Choose an activity in the 1pm-2pm block

  • 1:00 Sit-in on HSU Academics (look in your nametag for your class ticket)
  • 1:00 HOOP preparation for transfer students. This session goes more in-depth about what to expect during HOOP and from the admissions process.  Hosted in the Great Hall, College Creek.
  • 1:10 Housing Tour. Will depart from the University Center Quad
  • 1:15 Campus Tour. Will depart from the University Center Quad
  • 1:20 Housing Tour. Will depart from the University Center Quad
  • 1:30 Housing Tour.  Will depart from the University Center Quad
  • 1:30 Group Admissions Appointment in Goodwin Forum, 1st Floor, Nelson Hall East
  • 1:40 Next Steps: Budgeting, and Orientation on the first floor of the Jolly Giant Commons.

My fourth activity at HSU is:

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Choose an activity in the 2pm-3pm block

  • 2:00 Sit-in on HSU Academics (look in your nametag for your class ticket)
  • 2:00 Financial Aid & Housing Presentation in the Great Hall, College Creek.
  • 2:00 In-Depth Science Tour.  If you are a declared science major or are interested in the sciences, you'll go behind the scenes and see where you'll be studying.  Departs from University Center Quad.
  • 2:10 Housing Tour. Will depart from the University Center Quad
  • 2:15 Campus Tour. Will depart from the University Center Quad
  • 2:20 Housing Tour. Will depart from the University Center Quad
  • 2:30 Housing Tour. Will depart from University Center Quad
  • 2:30 Group Admissions Appointment in Goodwin Forum, 1st Floor, Nelson Hall East
  • 2:30 Sustainability/Eco-Tour of the Behavorial Sciences Building, Schatz Energy Center, and Campus Center for Appropriate Technology. Will depart from the University Center Quad
  • 2:40 HSU Alumni Panel. They did it! Learn what our grads are doing with their degree.  Located on the first floor of the Jolly Giant Commons.

My fifth activity at HSU is:

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Choose an activity in the 3pm-4pm block

  • 3:00 Sit-in on HSU Academics (look in your nametag for your class ticket)
  • 3:00 Financial Aid & Housing Presentation in the Great Hall, College Creek
  • 3:10 Housing Tour. Will depart from the University Center Quad
  • 3:15 Campus Tour. Will depart from the University Center Quad
  • 3:30 In-Depth Science Tour.  If you are a declared science major or are interested in the sciences, you'll go behind the scenes and see where you'll be studying.  Departs from University Center Quad.
  • 3:30 HOOP preparation for transfer students. This session goes more in-depth about what to expect during HOOP and from the admissions process. Hosted in Goodwin Forum
  • 3:30 Sustainability/Eco-Tour of the University Library, Music Building, and Warren House. Will depart from the University Center Quad
 

My sixth activity at HSU is:

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Choose an activity in the 4pm-5pm BONUS block

  • 4:00 Sit-in on HSU Academics (look in your nametag for your class ticket)
  • 4:10 Housing Tour. Will depart from University Center Quad

  • 4:15 Campus Tour. Will depart from the University Center Quad
  • 4:30 Group Admissions Appointment in Goodwin Forum, 1st Floor, Nelson Hall East
  • 4:30 Parent Panel: Ask current students about their HSU experience. Hosted in the Great Hall, College Creek

  • 4:30 Student Panel: Ask current students about their HSU experience. Hosted on the 1st Floor of the Jolly Giant Commons
Experience the Outdoors on your own
5pm-on

Don't miss out on a hike in the redwood forest, a walk in the sand at Trinidad State Beach, or some shopping in downtown Arcata or old town Eureka.

Where do you plan to visit?:

Enjoy a night on the town in Downtown Arcata!

6:00pm-9:00pm

Downtown Arcata Plaza

3/28 & 4/11: Get a head start on the city scavenger hunt and visit those businesses with evening hours.

4/11: Arts! Arcata is a monthly evening of visual and performing arts at more than 30 locations, be sure to check it out

Use your restaurant guide to find a place to enjoy dinner that works for your family