Orientations and Receptions

Thursday August 17th

EOP First Year Orientation

All new first year EOP students must attend this orientation session. We will give a warm welcome to CSU, Chico and the community, discussion essential skills for academic and social success and requirements for continuation in the EOP program. Attendance for EOP students is mandatory.  For more information, contact the Educational Opportunity Program at 530-898-6831.

Time: 9am-12noon                                  Place: PAC 134


Friday August 18th

EOP Transfer Orientation

All new EOP transfer students must attend this orientation session. We will give a warm welcome to CSU, Chico and the community, discussion essential skills for academic and social success and requirements for continuation in the EOP program. Attendance for EOP students is mandatory.  For more information, contact the Educational Opportunity Program at 530-898-6831.

Time: 1pm-3pm                                  Place: SSC 150

National Student Exchange Orientation

All new National Student Exchange participants must attend this orientation session. We will give a warm welcome to CSU, Chico and the community, engage in discussions about essential skills for cultural adaptation, health and safety, academic opportunities and expectations, and the National Student Exchange regulations. An exploration of possible avenues for participant involvement while on the exchange will also be discussed. For more information contact Academic Advising Programs at 530-898-5712 or visit their website at http://www.csuchico.edu/nse/income_stud_info/index.shtml.
Time: 2:00-5:00 p.m.                                  Place: SSC 490


Friday September 1st

Dream Student Welcome Reception

Please join us for the Dream Student Welcome Reception! The goal of this welcome is to provide you with resources that will assist you during your time here at Chico State. This is a great opportunity to network, make friends and build alliances with other people who understand similar experiences. We encourage everyone to attend: students, staff, faculty, alumni and community members. Light refreshments will be served and we hope to see you there!  For more information, contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at 530-898-4764.

Time: 3:00pm                                  Place: Selvester's Cafe by the Creek

Tuesday September 5th

Veteran Welcome Reception

Please join us for the Veteran Welcome Reception! The goal of this welcome is to provide you with resources that will assist you during your time here at Chico State. This is a great opportunity to network, make friends and build alliances with other people who understand similar experiences. We encourage everyone to attend: students, staff, faculty, alumni and community members. Light refreshments will be served and we hope to see you there!  For more information, contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at 530-898-4764.

Time: 2:00pm                              Place: BMU 210

Wednesday September 6th

PATH Scholars Welcome Reception

Please join us for the PATH Scholars Welcome Reception! The goal of this welcome is to provide you with resources that will assist you during your time here at Chico State. This is a great opportunity to network, make friends and build alliances with other people who understand similar experiences. We encourage everyone to attend: students, staff, faculty, alumni and community members. Light refreshments will be served and we hope to see you there!  For more information, contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at 530-898-4764.

Time: 3:00pm                                    Place: Selvester's Cafe by the Creek

Thursday September 7th

Bienvenida: Latinx Welcome Reception

Please join us for the Latinx Welcome Reception! The goal of this welcome is to provide you with resources that will assist you during your time here at Chico State. This is a great opportunity to network, make friends and build alliances with other people who understand similar experiences. We encourage everyone to attend: students, staff, faculty, alumni and community members. Light refreshments will be served and we hope to see you there!  For more information, contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at 530-898-4764.

Time: 3:30pm                                    Place: BMU Auditorium

Friday September 8th

Black Welcome Reception

Please join us for the Black Welcome Reception! The goal of this welcome is to provide you with resources that will assist you during your time here at Chico State. This is a great opportunity to network, make friends and build alliances with other people who understand similar experiences. We encourage everyone to attend: students, staff, faculty, alumni and community members. Light refreshments will be served and we hope to see you there!  For more information, contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at 530-898-4764.

Time: 3:00pm                                Place: BMU 203

Monday September 11th

Re-Entry Welcome Reception

Please join us for the Re-Entry Student Welcome Reception! The goal of this welcome is to provide you with resources that will assist you during your time here at Chico State. This is a great opportunity to network, make friends and build alliances with other people who understand similar experiences. We encourage everyone to attend: students, staff, faculty, alumni and community members. Light refreshments will be served and we hope to see you there!  For more information, contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at 530-898-4764.

Time:   3:00pm                Place: Selvester's Cafe by the Creek 

Tuesday September 12th

Native American Welcome Reception

Please join us for the Native American Welcome Reception!  The goal of this welcome is to provide you with resources that will assist you during your time here at Chico State. This is a great opportunity to network, make friends and build alliances with other people who understand similar experiences. We encourage everyone to attend: students, staff, faculty, alumni and community members. Light refreshments will be served and we hope to see you there!  For more information, contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at 530-898-4764.

Time: 3:30pm                          Place: Cross Cultural Leadership Center (MLIB 172)

Wednesday September 13th

LGBTQ+ Welcome Reception

Please join us for the LGBTQ+ Welcome Reception!  The goal of this welcome is to provide you with resources that will assist you during your time here at Chico State. This is a great opportunity to network, make friends and build alliances with other people who understand similar experiences. We encourage everyone to attend: students, staff, faculty, alumni and community members. Light refreshments will be served and we hope to see you there!  For more information, contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at 530-898-4764.

Time: 3:00pm                          Place: Selvester's Cafe by the Creek


Thursday September 14th

Asian & Pacific Islander Welcome Reception

Please join us for the Asian & Pacific Islander Welcome Reception!  The goal of this welcome is to provide you with resources that will assist you during your time here at Chico State. This is a great opportunity to network, make friends and build alliances with other people who understand similar experiences. We encourage everyone to attend: students, staff, faculty, alumni and community members. Light refreshments will be served and we hope to see you there!  For more information, contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at 530-898-4764.

Time: 3:30pm                Place: Selvester's Cafe (by the creek)

Thursday September 21st

Jewish Welcome Reception

Please join us for the Jewish Welcome Reception!  The goal of this welcome is to provide you with resources that will assist you during your time here at Chico State. This is a great opportunity to network, make friends and build alliances with other people who understand similar experiences. We encourage everyone to attend: students, staff, faculty, alumni and community members. Light refreshments will be served and we hope to see you there!  For more information, contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at 530-898-4764.

Time: 12:00pm                          Place: Trinity Commons