Cal State Bakersfield is getting ready to welcome students back to classes.
Classes begin Monday, on what will be the school’s 50th first day.
The university says it’s welcoming a record 11,380 new and returning students to both its Bakersfield and Antelope Valley campuses.
For new students, this weekend CSUB is hosting “New Student and Family Weekend.” It’s a time to help first-time freshmen and transfer students make a successful transition to college life.
Saturday, August 24
8 a.m. to 11 a.m. – Student Housing Move-In, Student Housing East
11 a.m. to 12 p.m. – Roadrunner Parent’s Association Seminar, Student Union Multipurpose Room
12 p.m. to 2 p.m.- Roadrunner Parent’s Association “Family Day” Luncheon and Resource Fair, Student Recreation Center (SRC) Gym
5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. – “Getting to Know You” Cookout, Student Recreation Center (SRC) Gym
12 a.m. to 1:30 a.m. – Campus Community Midnight Breakfast, Student Housing East ($3.00 without a housing meal plan)
Sunday, August 25
10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. – Wellness Service & Brunch, Student Housing East, MPR
2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. – New Student Convocation and Pinning Ceremony, Icardo Center