Welcome Home

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Welcome Home

Welcome Home Schedule

Cal State LA is proud to welcome our new first-year and transfer students and our returning Golden Eagles to Fall 2021! #WelcomeHome has activities, workshops, and events that are designed to help connect you to faculty, staff, and your fellow students so you can make the most of your Cal State LA experience all semester long.
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Week 1


Monday, August 23

10 am – 2 pm
Information Booth | University Bookstore South

You’ve got questions, we’ve got answers! Stop by the Info Booth for directions or any general info about the campus! Grab a Cal State LA face covering to use inside and learn more about the Welcome Home events for the fall semester.

Tuesday, August 24

10 am – 2 pm
Information Booth | Greenlee Plaza (near Salazar Hall)

You’ve got questions, we’ve got answers! Stop by the Info Booth for directions or any general info about the campus! Grab a Cal State LA face covering to use inside and learn more about the Welcome Home events for the fall semester.

Wednesday, August 25

10 am – 2 pm
Information Booth | Greenlee Plaza (near Salazar Hall)

You’ve got questions, we’ve got answers! Stop by the Info Booth for directions or any general info about the campus! Grab a Cal State LA face covering to use inside and learn more about the Welcome Home events for the fall semester.

10 am - 3 pm
AltaMed Vaccination Clinic | Main Campus Walkway (near Biological Sciences)

Cal State LA and AltaMed are hosting a series of free COVID-19 vaccination clinics on campus. The pop-up clinics are open to Cal State LA students, faculty and staff. Although you are not required to make an appointment, we encourage you to select your preferred time on the MyTurn website. For more information on the pop-up vaccination clinics, please visit We Are Health LA.

Thursday, August 26

Virtual House Parties

Join the crew from various campus departments to learn more about their programs and services, and win prizes just for participating!

1 - 2 pm
Alumni Association
Zoom Link

1:30 - 2 pm
Associated Students, Inc. (ASI)
Zoom Link

3 - 4 pm
Dreamers Resource Center
Register in advance for this meeting:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

5 - 5:30 pm
Career Development Center
Zoom Link Passcode: Careers

11 am - 1 pm
Black Community Welcome – Academic Info Session
Zoom Info

Join other new incoming Black students as we share about academic resources to help you be successful this semester!

7 pm- 9 pm
Parent Academy: Year 1 Session 1 (Spanish)
Zoom Info

New Student and Family Engagement is proud to offer activities, programs, and services geared towards your parents and family support members. Our goal is to empower family support members to make a positive impact on your academic and overall success by being a great resource for you!

Friday, August 27

Virtual House Parties

Join the crew from various campus departments to learn more about their programs and services, and win prizes just for participating!

11 am - 12 pm
Arts & Letters Advisement Center
Zoom Link

11 am - 1 pm
Black Community Welcome – Student Involvement Info Session
Zoom Info

Join other new incoming Black students as we share about getting involved on campus and other resources to help you be successful this semester!


Week 2


Monday, August 30

Virtual House Parties

Join the crew from various campus departments to learn more about their programs and services, and win prizes just for participating!

1:30 pm - 2pm
Associated Students, Inc. (ASI)
Zoom Link

10 am – 3 pm
AltaMed Vaccination Clinic | Main Campus Walkway (near Biological Sciences)
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Cal State LA and AltaMed are hosting a series of free COVID-19 vaccination clinics on campus. The pop-up clinics are open to Cal State LA students, faculty and staff. Although you are not required to make an appointment, we encourage you to select your preferred time on the MyTurn website. For more information on the pop-up vaccination clinics, please visit We Are Health LA.

Tuesday, August 31

Virtual House Parties

Join the crew from various campus departments to learn more about their programs and services, and win prizes just for participating!

1:30 pm - 2 pm
Career Development Center
Zoom Link
Passcode: Careers

3 pm - 4 pm
Dreamers Resource Center
Register in advance for this meeting
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

10 am – 2 pm
Golden Eagles Forever Spirit Street Team |Main Campus Walkway
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The Golden Eagles Forever Spirit Street Team will be showing up to random locations across campus! When you see them, it’s your chance to win some free Cal State LA spirit gear so you can show off your campus pride!

Wednesday, September 1

Virtual House Parties

Join the crew from various campus departments to learn more about their programs and services, and win prizes just for participating!

1 pm - 1:30 pm
The Network: Men’s Success Initiative
Zoom Info

3 pm - 4 pm
Office of the Dean of Students
Zoom Link

10 am – 2 pm
Golden Eagles Forever Spirit Street Team | Main Campus Walkway
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The Golden Eagles Forever Spirit Street Team will be showing up to random locations across campus! When you see them, it’s your chance to win some free Cal State LA spirit gear so you can show off your campus pride!

1 am – 2:30 pm
CCC Presents: Digital Get Down Open House
Zoom Info

Join the CCC staff to learn about the space, the programs and ways to get connected! Visit the CCC Instagram linktree for zoom information.

4 pm
CITY OF ORGS – VIRTUAL EDITION
Zoom Info

City of Orgs is back! Join us on our virtual space to meet various student organizations! Learn about each organization by visiting their zoom rooms! Find out if they’re the right fit for you and build connections throughout campus! Register via Link Tree and Instagram @CSICalStateLA. Community Building & Celebration

Thursday, September 2

Virtual House Parties

Join the crew from various campus departments to learn more about their programs and services, and win prizes just for participating!

1 - 2 pm
Alumni Association
Zoom: Link coming soon!

7 am - 9 pm
Parent Academy: Year 1 Session 1 (English)
Zoom Info

New Student and Family Engagement is proud to offer activities, programs, and services geared towards your parents and family support members. Our goal is to empower family support members to make a positive impact on your academic and overall success by being a great resource for you!

Week 3


Wednesday, September 15

Virtual House Parties

Join the crew from various campus departments to learn more about their programs and services, and win prizes just for participating!

10 - 10:30 am
Career Development Center
Zoom Link
Passcode : Careers


Golden Eagles Forever Spirit Street Team | Main Campus Walkway
hover to see lcoation

The Golden Eagles Forever Spirit Street Team will be showing up to random locations across campus! When you see them, it’s your chance to win some free Cal State LA spirit gear so you can show off your campus pride! You can also participate virtually. DM @CalStateLANSFE for details!

Thursday, September 16

Virtual House Parties

Join the crew from various campus departments to learn more about their programs and services, and win prizes just for participating!

1 - 2 pm
Alumni Association
Zoom Link


Golden Eagles Forever Spirit Street Team | Main Campus Walkway
hover to see lcoation

The Golden Eagles Forever Spirit Street Team will be showing up to random locations across campus! When you see them, it’s your chance to win some free Cal State LA spirit gear so you can show off your campus pride! You can also participate virtually. DM @CalStateLANSFE for details!

Friday, September 17

Virtual House Parties

Join the crew from various campus departments to learn more about their programs and services, and win prizes just for participating!

1:30 pm - 2pm
Associated Students, Inc. (ASI)
Zoom Link

Week 4


Wednesday, October 20

Virtual House Parties

Join the crew from various campus departments to learn more about their programs and services, and win prizes just for participating!

11:30 pm
Associated Students, Inc. (ASI)
Zoom Link

Week 5


Tuesday, December 7

Virtual House Parties

Join the crew from various campus departments to learn more about their programs and services, and win prizes just for participating!

11:30 pm
Associated Students, Inc. (ASI)
Zoom Link