Preview Events

Preview events are large group visit days offering academic sessions, special interest breakouts, campus tours, and much more. Multiple preview events are offered throughout the school year, look below to find a day tailored to your interest. We look forward to seeing you on campus soon!

Honors Preview is a day for prospective Honors students to learn more about HSU and the unique and challenging opportunities presented by the Honors program.  Meet current Honors faculty and students, take a campus tour, and engage with your potential classmates.  You’ll even have an opportunity to complete an Honors interview while you’re here.

Admission to the Julius Olsen Honors Program requires approval by the Honors Council. If you scored at least a 25 on your ACT or a 1200 on your SAT, we invite you to apply to the Honors Program and to join us for Honors Preview.

Pre-registration for Honors Preview has closed, but walk-ins are welcome! Check in at the Dyess Welcome Center at 8:45am.

Tentative Schedule of Events

  • 8:45 a.m. – Check-in
  • 9:00 a.m. – Welcome
  • 9:30 a.m. – Honors Overview
  • 10:00 a.m. – Campus Tour with stop by Olsen House
  • 11:30 a.m. – Honors Faculty/Current Student Panel
  • 12:30 p.m. – Lunch with Honors Faculty and Students
  • 1:30 p.m. – (Optional) Honors Program Interviews

Join us for the largest preview event of the year! Fall Preview is an excellent opportunity to get a glimpse as to what it is like at HSU as a student. Take a student led tour around campus, meet with faculty in your academic area of interest, and learn how you can get involved in student organizations. End the day at Shelton Stadium for the pre-game tailgate and cheer on the HSU Cowboys to victory!

Pre-registration for Fall Preview has closed, but walk-ins are welcome! Check in at the Dyess Welcome Center at 8:15am.

Tentative Schedule:

  • Check-in – 8:15am
  • Welcome to HSU – 8:30am
  • Campus Tour – 9:00am
  • Academic Open House – 10:15am
  • Take your pick (Admissions Next Steps or Student Life Info) – 11:15am
  • Open Block – 12:00pm
    • Tailgate
    • Lunch in the Dining Hall
    • Residence Hall Tours
    • Bookstore
  • Football Game – HSU Cowboys vs. McMurry Warhawks – 1:00

Coming Soon

  • Health Science Preview – February 15
  • Winter Preview – February 16
  • Transfer Preview – March 29