Welcome to Fresno State!

students at a tabling event

During the first few weeks of each fall semester, the Student Involvement Office, Associated Students, Inc. and Dog Days schedule a number of activities designed to welcome new and continuing students to Fresno State and encourage engagement in student life. 


  • New Student Convocation 

    New Student Convocation is our official ceremony welcoming new freshman, transfer and graduate students to the Fresno State family! 
  • Welcome/Information Booths

    Assistance with any questions and staffed by the Dog Days office.  Campus maps, planners, swag, giveaways, and FREE Associated Students, Inc. academic planners were given out
  • Traditions Day

    FREE Fresno State ice cream hosted by the Alumni Association, FREE Fresno State corn on the cob hosted by Associated Students, Inc., and VIP pictures with the cheer team and/or Timeout hosted by Athletics
  • Clubs and Organizations Fair

    student representatives showcasing the variety of clubs and organizations to join on campus
  • Club Sports Expo

    student representatives showcasing available club sports teams on campus

........and much more!  For a full list of Welcome events, visit our website.


For more information on Fresno State Welcome, visit www.fresnostate.edu/welcome-week, call the Student Involvement Center at 559.278.2741, or stop by USU Room 306.