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6 Reasons You Should Attend SDSU Senior Day

You're a high school senior. Your college search is high-priority. Campus tours and the admissions process are all ahead of you. South Dakota State University’s (SDSU) Senior Day on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, is a one-day event that provides all the info you need to…

  • Explore SDSU’s variety of academic programs and student activities
  • Check out the campus in person
  • Obtain details about the admissions process
  • Learn about paying for college and
  • See where an SDSU education can take you

Senior Day provides you and fellow high school seniors insights into academics, finances and campus life at SDSU. Here are six reasons you should attend.

Get Help Picking a Major

Still deciding on a major of focus? You’re not alone! Senior Day is the academic major fair where you can explore each of SDSU's 180+ program options and visit with faculty and department representatives from across campus to understand specific course requirements for any degree.

See the Sights

High school graduation is just around the corner. Soon you'll be embarking on a new adventure. Seeing where you'll end up bunking and spending your days for the next few years is key. Senior Day offers tours of primary places on campus that our students use every day—including the Student Union, Wellness Center, library, classrooms and residence halls—get a sneak peek at what to expect!

Confirm Your Admission Track

Bring along your high school transcript and work with the team at SDSU to learn about the steps you need to take to ensure you’re prepped for college admission.

Manage Your Money

Whether you're checking on your potential scholarship opportunities or gaining insight on FAFSA and financial aid options, Senior Day is the time. Knowledgeable staff will be on hand for financial aid sessions in the afternoon. 

Cheer on the Jacks

End an awesome day with some great food, company and a Jackrabbits football game. Enjoy free admission to the SDSU football game versus Drake.

Gain Unprecedented Insight

What's the most important thing you'll pick up from Senior Day? First-hand knowledge of what makes SDSU tick, from college life to classroom expectations to the mountains of options you have for your future career goals. There's no better way to get everything you need to start the application process. Join Jackrabbit Nation!

Take your next step onto campus and into your future. 
Register for Senior Day online or at 800-952-3541.