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Prospective students tour their future


Learn what it's like to be a Hornet at Preview Day.

Young people considering Sacramento State as their higher-education destination in Fall 2011 are invited to tour the campus and learn about academic programs and student services during the University's Preview Day, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2.

Sessions will be held in Capistrano Hall's Music Recital Hall and Hinde Auditorium in the University Union to explain the admissions process, financial aid and housing. In addition to information sessions, an Academic and Student Services Fair will be held, providing future students and their families a chance to have informal conversations about majors, fields of study, services and other programs.

Advance registration is required and can be done at

Prospective students will also meet faculty members and representatives from various student services and tour the campus and residence halls, including Sac State's new American River Courtyard.

"This event showcases our academic programs and student services at the very time when students are making decisions about where to apply for admission," says Emiliano Diaz, Sacramento State's Admissions and Outreach director.

For more information about Preview Day, call (916) 278-7766 or visit For media assistance, call Sacramento State's Public Affairs office at (916) 278-6156.