We are excited to announce that our College Visiting Day will be held this year on Saturday, April 11, 2015. We hope that you will join us for a fun-filled day of activities intended for admitted students and their families.
Check-in begins at 8:45 a.m. at Camino/Founders Patio and the day will conclude at 3:30 p.m. In order to learn more about our campus and help you discover your future at USD, we have planned a full schedule of events including:
- Continental breakfast
- Clubs and organizations bazaar
- Welcome address
- Campus tour led by a current student
- Question and Answer Panels designed for parents and students
- Lunch with Alumni and Student Ambassadors
- Academic Breakout Session to learn about your area of interest
- General admissions and financial aid information
Registration: You can register online by logging into your MySanDiego portal. When registering, you will be asked to enter an email address. Please note that you must enter the same email address that you have on file with USD in order for your registration to be successful. (This will be the email address by which we have been contacting you throughout the spring.)
To log in to the MySanDiego portal, you will need the username and password that have been emailed to you by firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also use the "USD Applicants: Forgot username/password" link on the portal log in page to retrieve your username and password. Once you log in, go to the “Admitted Student” tab and look for the registration links in the “Admitted Student Events” section. Your browser pop-up blocker must be disabled in order for successful registration. If you continue to have problems accessing the registration links, please try another web browser. Finally, you may need to clear your web browser cache. Instructions for how to do so can be found here. We have found that these steps can resolve most registration issues. If you still cannot register, please give us a call and we will be happy to help troubleshoot the problem.
COLLEGE VISITING DAY CHECK-IN & PARKING INFORMATION
The following will provide you with driving directions, parking information and where to check-in.
From the North: Use I-5 south, exit at Sea World Drive and Tecolote Road and proceed left at the stoplight onto Tecolote Road. Turn right on Morena, left on Napa and left on Linda Vista Road. Travel east on Linda Vista Road to USD's first entrance which is the West Entrance, and turn left into campus. At the first stop sign next to the kiosk, turn left into the West Marian Way Parking Structure where you will park.
From the South (Or the Airport): Use I-5 north, exit Morena Blvd. (signs will say "Morena Blvd. use I-8 east"). Stay to the right and follow the signs for Morena. When the road splits, stay to the right onto Linda Vista Road. Travel east on Linda Vista Road to USD's first entrance which is the West Entrance, and turn left into campus. At the first stop sign next to the kiosk, turn left into the West Marian Way Parking Structure where you will park.
From the East: Use I-8 west, exit at Morena Blvd. When the road splits, stay to the right onto Linda Vista Road. Travel east on Linda Vista Road to USD's first entrance which is the West Entrance, and turn left into campus. At the first stop sign next to the kiosk, turn left into the West Marian Way Parking Structure where you will park.
CHECK-IN LOCATION: CAMINO/FOUNDERS PATIO
(located between Camino Hall and Founders Hall-please refer to USD map for details)
Once you have parked, there are two options for getting to Camino/Founders Patio:
Option 1: You can take the elevator to the ground floor of the parking structure and wait for a shuttle. The shuttle will run from 8:15-10:15 am and will drop you off in front of the Camino/Founders Patio. Shuttles will also be available from 2:30-4:30 pm in front of the Camino/Founders Patio to take you back to the parking structure at the conclusion of the program.
Option 2: Camino/Founders Patio is a short walk up the hill. You can proceed to the entrance of the parking structure where you initially came in. Turn left and head up hill. Once you are at the top of the hill, make sure you are on the left hand side of the street. Walk to the third building, which is Camino Hall. Right past Camino Hall and before Founders Hall is the Camino/Founders Patio. Please look for directional signs.
Map of USD's Campus (PDF)
We hope you can make it, but if April 11, 2015 does not work with your schedule, or if you are not an admitted student, we welcome you to visit our campus at another time throughout the year. More information about visiting USD is available on our Campus Tours Web page.