Chico Preview Day

You are invited to attend Chico Preview Day on Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. This premier fall open house offers prospective fall 2018 undergraduate students and their families an opportunity to visit Chico State and experience firsthand our true college town environment. Activities for the day include:

    • President's Welcome: 9:30 a.m.
    • Tours: Campus, University Housing, Wildcat Recreation Center (WREC), and Wildcat Leadership Center.
    • Presentations/Workshops: Honors Program, Financial Aid & Scholarship, Study Abroad & International Exchange, and Wildcat Ambassador Student Panel, plus many academic department presentations.
    • Information Fair with Academic Departments, Student Support Services, and Student Groups.
    • Click here for complete event brochure (PDF).

Register Online

Registration for this event has closed but you are still welcome to attend.  Just show up Saturday and we will register you as a walk-in.

Where to Begin?

Check-in begins at 8:30 a.m. in the Bell Memorial Union (BMU). If you pre-registered online please bring a printed copy of your Confirmation Page with you (either printed at time of registration or a copy that will be emailed to you prior to the event). Complimentary pastries, coffee and juice will be served.

Where to Park?

We do not require a parking permit for this day, so you are welcome to park in any of our campus parking lots. Alternate parking includes street and/or free metered parking around the perimeter of campus and in the downtown area.

Accessibility Accommodations:

Accessibility accommodations will be provided upon request for people with disabilities, provided the request is made at least seven days prior to the event.

Helpful Links


If you have any questions about this event please email or call Admissions at 1-800-542-4426.