Presidential Scholars Events

A variety of information sessions and special events for prospective Presidential Scholars are held throughout each year. We invite you to join your admissions counselor at any of these events to learn more about SDSU and the Presidential Scholars Program. Read the event descriptions below, and then RSVP to attend.

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Application Workshops

Need help completing your SDSU admissions application? Come to an application workshop held at your high school in the fall. Your admissions counselor will be on hand to guide you through the application. To attend, you must set up an account on Cal State Apply before the workshop and bring your transcript with you. You will be able to submit the online application by the end of the workshop.

High School Visits

Find out about SDSU when your admissions counselor visits your high school. These events are a great way to connect with your admissions counselor and learn about SDSU. Topics include admission requirements, the Presidential Scholars program and other financial aid and scholarship opportunities, on-campus housing, and student life.

College Fairs

College fairs give you the chance to talk to an admissions counselor and get the scoop on everything SDSU, from what courses are offered to life on campus. You can meet your admissions counselor, ask questions, and get the information you need to make your college decision. No reservations are needed to attend.

Explore SDSU Open House

Explore SDSU is a free all-campus event featuring an information fair, academic program workshops, tours and open houses. This is a great opportunity for future students to explore what life's like as an SDSU Aztec. The Presidential Scholars program hosts a meet-and-greet each year during Explore SDSU.

Freshman for a Day

Get a first-hand look at what life is like as an SDSU Aztec. This one-day event held each fall will transport you from your high school to the SDSU campus. While on campus, you will meet your admissions counselor, take a campus tour, and more. You must sign up with your high school counselor to attend.

Parent Nights

These evening events are held each fall and spring semester and are a great way to introduce your parents to the Presidential Scholars program. Your admissions counselor will explain SDSU admission requirements and discuss the program, other financial aid and scholarship opportunities, on-campus housing, and student life.