Saturday, April 13, 2013
Program begins at 8:30 a.m.
Discover CI provides an opportunity for Fall 2013 applicants to visit CSU Channel Islands and explore academic programs and resources.
- Attend workshops about academic programs, financial aid and scholarships, and/or student housing
- Take a tour of student housing
- Receive answers to your questions about CI
- Meet the faculty within your major
- Converse with current students
- Discover what our clubs and organizations have to offer
- Explore the student services available on campus
- Submit admission forms and deposits
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To RSVP for Discover CI, visit the Discover CI registration site
Academic Highlights: Overview - Attend this session if you want an overview of all the majors currently being offered at CSU Channel Islands (CI).
Academic Highlights: Academic Advisement - Advising services will be introduced along with an explanation of how our advising model helps students progress towards a timely graduation.
Academic Highlights: Academic Programs - Join representatives from our academic programs as they provide information about what's new, unique, and exciting about their respective majors.Living on Campus: Advantages, Details, & Information - Come be a part of the CI neighborhood this fall by living on campus! This season will provide an overview of how to obtain housing, the advantages of living on campus, and what to expect once you move in. You'll also learn details regarding cost, payment deadlines, and the programs that are available to resident students.
Financial Aid & Scholarships: The Process at CI -This session will provide information about how to understand the financial aid process at CSU Channel Islands (CI).
Presentatión de los estudiantes de primer año (en Español) - Esta sesión proveerá a los padres y los estudiantes con información sobre el proceso de como obtender ayuda económica, becas, alojamiento, y también como triunfar en la universidad.
University Marketplace - The University Marketplace provides opportunities for students and their families to visit with student leaders, interact with members of clubs and organizations, learn about available services as well as review academic programs with faculty and students. This is also an opportunity to submit Intent to Enroll forms and housing applications, and pay deposits and/or fees.
Parking & Directions to CI Campus
- Click here for a map of the campus.
- Limited complimentary parking is available on campus. Signs will direct you toward check in. Courtesy shuttles are available at the Centerpoint Mall in Oxnard and Metrolink Station in Camarillo. Visit Transportation and Parking Services for further information on Off-Campus Shuttle services and schedules.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q: What is Discover CI?
A: Discover CI is an opportunity for students to get acquainted with the Channel Islands campus. Students have an opportunity to meet with University administrators, faculty and staff who will be a part of their experience at CI. Participants will also have an opportunity to attend a variety of workshops ranging from financial aid, housing, student life, and taking a campus tour.
Q: Is this like an open house where I can come and go at any time?
A: No. This day is more structured and you will get more out of the event if you come for the opening message and stay through the available workshops.
Q: Do I have to be admitted to attend Discover CI?
A: No, but you do need to be an applicant for Fall 2013.
Q: If I am unsure of whether or not to attend CSU Channel Islands, should I still
A: Definitely. Discover CI is an opportunity for you to meet other students and to decide if CSU Channel Islands is the campus for you.
Q: Can I turn in my Intent to Enroll form at Discover CI?
A: Yes, you may turn in your Intent to Enroll form at the Student Business Services table. Only checks and money orders are accepted.
Q: If I can't attend this event is there another time I can visit CI?
A: Yes! CSU Channel Islands is always open for people to visit. Campus tours are offered Monday through Friday at 11:00 a.m. as well as the first Saturday of every month at 12:00 p.m. Tours leave from the Recruitment office in the sage Hall, Room 1044. To find out more information about scheduling a tour, please visit the Campus Tour Website.
Q: Can I apply for Housing and submit housing deposits?
A: Yes! The Housing Application Fee ($50) and the Housing Deposit ($1,500) may be paid online via the student housing portal once it opens. Housing payments cannot be paid in cash at Discover CI; only e-checks (online bank transfers) and credit cards (American Express, Master Card, Discover Card, and Diners Club) can be accepted. Please note that an additional 2.9% merchant service fee will be charged when paying via credit card.
Q: If I would like more information about Discover CI, who can I contact?
A: The recruitment staff is available to answer any questions you may have about Discover CI. You can contact them via phone at (805) 437-8520 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
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