Spring Preview 2013

Saturday, April 12

Even though the campus event is over, you can explore HSU with a tour of our campus. Afterwards, we encourage you to take in all that Humboldt County has to offer! See the campus/community activities link to see what's happening.

**Special Spring Preview activity for both Spring Preview dates**

Downtown Arcata McKinley hunt! President McKinley has hidden in some local stores - find him to gather stamps on your card and you could win some great prizes!While you're at it, look for him at places like the plaza's farmers' market and some stores that aren't listed here - you never know where he'll pop up!And check the back of your card for a little something for your parents!

Try to fit this into your weekend schedule!

 

Campus Tours
9:00 am - Noon

Clocktower, University Center
Starting at 9:00 am and departing every half-hour until noon, our knowledgeable and enthusiastic tour guides will help you become acquainted with our campus. (Length: 1 hour)

Housing Tours
9:00 am - Noon

Clocktower, University Center
Starting at 9:00 am and departing every half-hour until noon, our knowledgeable and enthusiastic tour guides will guide you through each of our residence halls. (Length: 45 minutes)

Drop-In Office Hours

9:00 am-Noon

Visit with representatives from Admissions, Financial Aid, and Housing.

Admissions, 1st Floor, Student & Business Services. Check-in at the Admissions Visitor Center.

Financial Aid, 2nd Floor, Student & Business Services. Office is located on the Northside.

Housing + Dining, 1st Floor, Jolly Giant Commons. Housing tour will end in this space.

Visit the HSU Bookstore

9:00am-2:00pm

Outfit your friends and family in HSU gear and chat with our textbook department about course materials, the textbook rental program, online reservations, and more. Visit the Jack’s Technology Center in the HSU Bookstore to try out a full line of Apple, PC and tablet demos and speak with our knowledgeable staff about your college and personal technology needs.

Arcata Farmers' Market
9:30 am - 2:00 pm

Downtown Arcata Plaza (cross streets, 8th and 9th/ G and H streets)
Wake up on Saturday to the Farmer's Market on the Arcata Plaza. Enjoy this wonderful community event. Buy some spring flowers and try some of our locally grown organic produce.

No-Host Brunch
10:30 am - 1:30 pm

'J' Cafeteria, 3rd Floor, Jolly Giant Commons
See where you will be eating in the residence halls and join us for a discounted brunch at the 'J' cafeteria. (Breakfast foods will be available until 11:00 am and lunch options served. All you can eat, except pre-packaged items.)

Explore Off-Campus Classrooms and beyond at HSU (on your own)
Noon - on

Go on a hike in our 600-acre community forest, check out one of HSU's many off-campus classrooms, walk around downtown Arcata or old-town Eureka, or drive to one of the many state or national parks near campus. There is so much to do in Humboldt County, now is your time to experience it!

For more options, check out Campus and Community Activities - What's Going On!