Explore SDSU Open House March 23, 2019

Plan Your Day

Students planning their day for Explore SDSU.

To take full advantage of everything Explore SDSU has to offer, keep these helpful tips in mind as you plan your day. Don't forget to RSVP!

Before the Event

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Download the App and Create Your Personalized Schedule

Start planning your weekend at SDSU by downloading the free Explore SDSU Open House app. Visit the App Store or Google Play Store and search for Explore SDSU to find and download the app.

The Day of the Event

  • Wear comfortable shoes—there's a lot of walking.
  • Check the weather and be sure to come prepared.
  • Allow 45 minutes to park and find your first event. There are no check-in requirements the day of the event.
  • Visit an Information Station located throughout campus if you need an agenda or campus map.
  • Plan to be flexible as information sessions and tours are first come, first served, and some will hit maximum capacity.
  • Split up between family and friends to cover more information sessions. You can meet up at the end of the day to share notes.
  • Come prepared to submit your Intent to Enroll. You will need to have your $400 nonrefundable deposit ready. Both your deposit and the Intent to Enroll will be submitted online via the SDSU WebPortal.


Visit SDSU's bookstore! Hours of operation:

  • 3/22: 9 a.m.–6 p.m.
  • 3/23: 9 a.m.–3 p.m.

Dining at SDSU

Many of SDSU's eateries will be open during Explore SDSU Open House. Review your options below and plan ahead for your lunch break.

East Commons
  • Vinnie's Pizza & Pasta Bar
    10 a.m.–2 p.m.
  • Juice It Up
    8 a.m.–2 p.m.
  • Rubio's
    8 a.m.–3 p.m.
  • Panda Express
    9 a.m.–7:30 p.m.
  • Salad Bistro
    10 a.m.–2 p.m.
  • Subway
    8 a.m.–10 p.m.
  • Aztec Market & Convenience Store
    8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union
  • Starbucks
    6:30 a.m.–11:30 p.m.
  • Shakesmart (Inside Aztec Market)
    10 a.m.–4 p.m.
  • Aztec Market
    7 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
  • The Habit
    10 a.m.–10 p.m.
  • Oggi's
    10 a.m.–12 a.m.
  • Chipotle
    10:30 a.m.–10 p.m.
Aztec Shops Terrace
  • Aztec Market
    8 a.m.–2 p.m.
  • Starbucks
    8 a.m.–2 p.m.
  • The Garden @ Cuic
    7 a.m.–2 p.m.
  • Aztec Market & Convenience Store
    7 a.m.–10 p.m.
South Campus Plaza
  • Broken Yolk Cafe
    7:30 a.m.–3 p.m.
  • Epic Wings N' Things
    11 a.m–12a.m.
  • Eureka
    10 a.m.–12 a.m.
  • Everbowl
    8 a.m.–9 p.m.
  • Trader Joe's
    8 a.m.–9 p.m.
  • Poki 1 ½
    11 a.m.–10 p.m.
  • Which Wich
    10 a.m.–10 p.m.
Other Locations
  • Aztec Market @ UT
    10 a.m.–6 p.m.
  • UTK
    10 a.m.–2 p.m. (Brunch)
  • Starbucks @ College Square
    6:30 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • B.C.B Cafe by Music Building
    7:15 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
  • Aztec Market at Chapultepec Residence Hall
    10 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • Shakesmart at Aztec Recreation Center
    10 a.m.–7 p.m.
  • B.C.B. Cafe by Engineering and Interdisciplinary Sciences
    7:15 a.m.–2:30 p.m.

Additional Tours

Unable to Attend?

Explore SDSU is offered once each year in the spring. If you cannot attend Explore SDSU, you are encouraged to visit campus Monday through Friday to take a campus tour, meet with an admissions counselor, and speak to various student services or academic departments* that can answer your questions.

*Office hours of academic departments may vary. Please contact them in advance to inquire about appointments.