Choose Chico! 2016

Photo of visitors outside Kendall Hall at Choose Chico! 2016More than 3,700 prospective students and their family members visited California State University, Chico during our seventh annual Choose Chico! event on Saturday, April 9.

Hosted by the Office of Admissions, the open-house event gave students who have been admitted for the fall 2016 semester and their families a chance to explore the campus and town and interact with faculty, staff, and current students.

The day started with the president’s welcome in Laxson Auditorium. Other activities included tours of the campus and residence halls, a student Tour guides at Choose Chico! 2016involvement fair, financial aid, University Housing, and honors program presentations. There were also academic showcases hosted by all colleges. General sessions and tours were also available in Spanish.

This campus-wide open house is a major yield event for Chico State and is important in meeting our enrollment goals. Each year, undecided students who come to campus make up their minds to “Choose Chico!” 

Photo of students with Willie the Wildcat at Choose Chico! 2016With 2,000 cupcakes and a photo-op with Willie the Wildcat, the day was designed for success.

Check out more details from the day’s events at #choosechico.