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Fall Preview

Get a Sneak Peek of Student Life and more at Cal Poly Humboldt

Saturday, October 14, 2023

Join us for our in-person Fall Preview event. You will get access to amazing faculty, staff, and students to help you in your college search journey.

Join Us

Saturday, October 14, 2023

Schedule of Events

Schedule is subject to change.


9:00 - 9:30am
Van Duzer Theatre

Get a Sneak Peek of Student Life and more at Cal Poly Humboldt.

Welcome Speech

9:45 - 10:00am
Van Duzer Theatre

A welcome message from Dr. Chrissy Holliday, Vice President of Enrollment Management. The Director of Admissions will give an overview of the day’s events.

Workshop: "Admissions & Financial Aid"

10:00 - 10:45am
Van Duzer Theatre

Understanding the admissions process is essential for a seamless transition into college life. In this
session, we will guide you through the admissions process, ensuring you're well-prepared for this
exciting chapter. Additionally, you will learn about the intricacies of the financial aid application process, from scholarships and grants to opportunities that pave your way to success. You will also receive practical advice for managing college expenses and budgeting. 

Financial Aid Application Preparation Workshop

11:00am - 3:00pm

Get assistance with creating an FSA ID from a financial aid representative!

Cal State Application Workshop

11:00am - 3:00pm

Get help submitting your Cal State Application from professional staff.

Campus Tours

11:00am - 2:00pm
Upper Quad

Leaves on the hour. The last tour leaves at 2:00 pm

Housing Tours

11:00am - 4:00pm
Lower Quad

First Time First Year Housing Tours
Get an exclusive look inside our residence halls for freshmen. Last tour leaves at 4:00 pm.

Transfer Housing Tours
Get an exclusive look inside our residence halls for transfers. Last tour leaves at 4:00 pm.

Workshop A: "Exploring Your Academic Path"

11:00 - 11:45am
Van Duzer Theatre

Explore our diverse range of academic programs and majors, designed to ignite your passion and drive your success. Our expert-led session offers valuable insights on selecting the ideal major and crafting a roadmap for academic achievement. Engage in an interactive Q&A with academic advisors and current students to gain personalized guidance and firsthand experiences, setting you on the path to a fulfilling educational journey.

Workshop B: "Student Life and Campus Resources"

11:00 - 11:45am
Great Hall

Unlock the full spectrum of student support services, including counseling, career guidance, and a dedicated health center, designed to enhance your college experience. Delve into the vibrant campus community by discovering a wide array of student clubs, organizations, and exciting campus events. This session will introduce you to the comprehensive resources that empower your personal and academic growth.

Unique Majors and You

12:00 - 1:30pm
West Gym

Discover your major by engaging with faculty from various majors and our support program representatives. You can also get to know the amazing variety of student clubs to keep you involved!


12:00 - 1:30pm
Campus Wide

Enjoy a free lunch around campus at the following places: The J, Bigfoot Burger, and the Marketplace.

Confirm You're on the Right Track!

12:00 - 1:30pm
Student & Business Services, 1st Floor

Meet with an Admissions professional staff member and bring your unofficial transcripts so we can check if you are on the right track!

Optional: Student Panel (First-Time First-Year)

1:45 - 2:45pm
Van Duzer Theatre

Meet with current Cal Poly Humboldt students. They will answer the questions you really want to ask!

Optional: Student Panel (Transfer)

1:45 - 2:45pm
Great Hall

Meet with current Cal Poly Humboldt transfer students. They will answer the questions you really want to ask!