2019 Admitted Students

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Congrats on being accepted for study at SDState. Use this page as your handy guide as you plan your next exciting chapter.
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New Student Orientation
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By choosing SDSU, you've opened yourself up to endless opportunities and a fantastic future. And it all starts here -- with New Student Orientation.

 

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New Student Orientation, or “NSO” for short, is open for registration now. Check out the dates below and REGISTER TODAY. Hurry, sessions fill up fast! It’s one, can’t-miss day where you check all the boxes:

(1) Get your MyJacks Card.
(2) Put your class schedule together with academic advisors.
(3) Finalize your meal plan and parking options, and
(4) Learn more about how you can get involved around campus.

And did we mention it’s required for new students? Because yeah, it’s required.

Have your 7-digit or 10-digit student ID number handy! This number can be found on your official acceptance letter or by contacting Admissions at 1-800-952-3541.

Sessions
Date Time Status
Monday, June 10 - Transfer Students 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. OPEN
Tuesday, June 11 - New Students 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. FULL
Thursday, June 13 - New Students 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. FULL
Friday, June 14 - New Students 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. FULL
Monday, June 17 - New Students 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. FULL
Tuesday, June 18 - New Students 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. FULL
Monday, June 20 - Transfer Students 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. FULL
Friday, June 21 - New Students 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. FULL
Thursday, June 24 - New Students 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. FULL
Tuesday, June 25 - New Students 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. FULL
Thursday, June 27 - New Students 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. FULL
Friday, June 28 - New Students 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. FULL
Tuesday, July 30 - Transfer Students 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. OPEN
Wednesday, July 31 - New Students 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. OPEN
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An Exciting Look Into What's Next

See what other students have to say about why they made SDState their next home. The more you dig in to what makes this place special, the quicker you'll find your fit when you arrive next fall. You've made a great choice. See you soon, future Jackrabbit!

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Brookings is one of the Top 10 College Towns in America according to Schools.com. Great coffee shops. Amazing restaurants. A quaint downtown. And countless career opportunities from well-known companies who call this place home.

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If you’re looking for a close-knit, supportive community that fills your days with opportunity after opportunity, schedule a visit. You’ll love what you see. 

 

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You’ve chosen the place where you’ll write the next chapter of your life - a campus rich with tradition and bursting with pride. Take a sneak peak at what campus has to offer. Don't forget to take a pic with your new SDSU Flag and tag it #IAMAJACKABBIT!

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