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Get linked to campus news, life and events! The Back-2-State ’08 edition.

Aztec Facts! CSU approves four new doctoral programs at SDSU.

Feature Stories

In the Spotlight

Students enjoy the free lunch at the Aztec Bash

Welcome Week & Aztec Nights

FREE events for new and returning students!

This Month’s Features

New Alcohol Policy

Underage drinking and drinking on campus could end your time at SDSU.

Welcome Week Student Tailgate

photo of a San Diego State football jersey with the number 28Don’t miss the home opener game of the 2008 football season!

Book Lists & Meal Plan Info

Discounted Trolley Passes

photo of the Trolley in the SDSU stationWhen and where to get your college semester passes for the Trolley.

Take the SDSU Virtual Tour

Get to know your campus!

Volunteers Needed for New ERAA Event

An excellent volunteer opportunity for future teachers, and those interested in education.


Dates and Deadlines

Fulbright program logoFulbright Scholar GrantsThe 2009-10 application cycle is open! SDSU's applications deadline is Monday, Sept. 22, 2008 for the 2009-10 academic year.

Thursday, Aug. 28: Financial Aid Disbursement Begins -- for students who have signed up for direct deposit online at Student Account Services, if all conditions are met. All other disbursements are mailed after classes begin.

Monday, Sept. 1: Holiday – Labor Day – Campus Closed

Monday, Sept. 1: Meal Plans Begin

Tuesday, Sept. 2: First Day of Classes


Wednesday, Aug. 27: New Graduate Student Orientation

photo of a student moving boxes into the residence hallsFriday, Aug. 29 – Monday, Sept. 1: Residence Hall Move-ins. As you prepare for move-in, find out what to bring and what to leave at home.

Friday, Aug. 29 – Sunday, Sept. 7: Welcome Week

photo of the Convocation ceremony in Cox ArenaSaturday, Aug. 30: New Student and Family Convocation. Convocation brings new students and their families together with faculty and staff to mark a new beginning.

Saturday, Aug. 30: Aztec Football Home Game Opener & Tailgate, 6:30 p.m., Qualcomm Stadium

Friday, Sept. 5: On-campus Jobs Fair, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Centennial Walkway

Full SDSU Events Calendar


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