Tag Archives: freshmen

Dog Days offered students a glimpse of their future

Summer: the long-awaited rest period when college students pick up full-time work schedules or get ahead on units and save the weekends for traveling with friends or binge watching Netflix series in the dark. For newly graduated high school seniors ...

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New Bulldogs, New Homes, New Beginnings

The first of 860 new University Courtyard residents were welcomed to their new home with food, speeches and a crash course on school spirit last Friday, also known as Move In Day. The number of new residents, Erin Boele director ...

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Thousands of new students formally welcomed to campus

Fresno State welcomed 5,700 new students Monday at the newly revived New Student Convocation with a roaring welcoming line, an address from President Joseph Castro, student performances and prizes at the Bulldog Bash afterparty. After walking under a giant inflatable ...

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Eating disorders a cause for concern for freshmen

Entering college right out of high school brings a host of new challenges for many students. For some, the extreme change in lifestyle can be negative. Those who are unable to cope with the pressure run the risk of developing an eating disorder, a dangerous affliction that threatens their health and, in rare cases, can even be fatal.

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Freshmen move into dorms

Freshmen students made their way onto the west side of campus Friday morning by the hundreds to move into the dorms. University Courtyard was packed with new students ready to begin their first experience living on their own, for many of them in an entirely new city.

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Info fair gets freshmen into the Fresno State mix

Fresno State clubs, organizations, faculty and staff helped new students get an idea of what they can expect when it comes to extracurriculars on campus Friday.

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Freshmen take up residence

Move-in day for Freshman into the dorms was made a little easier Thursday with help from students, organizations and a welcome speech from President Welty.

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No vacancy?

Due to the state’s continuing budget crisis, Fresno State is no longer accepting freshman applications for the fall 2009 semester.

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Application submission record for 2009

This year more than ever, deadlines will be the deciding factor between late and lucky college hopefuls. Enrollment Services at Fresno State is projecting a record number of first-time freshmen applications for the 2009 school year.

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Fall semester reaches new enrollment high

If it seems a little more crowded on campus this semester, it just might have something to do with the school record of 2,840 enrolled freshmen who just arrived.

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UC accepts more freshmen

The University of California has accepted a record 60,008 California residents as freshmen for the coming fall despite worries that cuts in state funding could lead to overcrowded campuses and tuition increases, officials said.

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