Beach Days -
Life is better when you live at the Beach

About the Week

In collaboration with our campus partners, Housing and Residential Life has planned a week full of activities, workshops, and events that will prepare you for your residential life experience and equip you with the tools for academic success.

How to Prepare for the Week?

A full list of the schedule and activities can be accessed through guidebook. Please follow this link to set-up your account today


Saturday, August 18th: First-year Freshman & Transfer Move-in Day
  • Move-in Day
  • Housing Parent Family Orientation
  • Bookstore Bash
Sunday, August 19th: Beach Days Kickoff
  • Guest Speaker even - Sarah Kay (Required)
  • Soccer Game
  • Welcome Home BBQ
Monday, August 20th: Academic Day (Required)
  • Academic Colleges & Campus Partners will be providing information for incoming students based on their majors, and academic resources
Tuesday, August 21st : Interact Performances (Required)
  • Educational workshops to discuss topics related to campus safety
Wednesday, August 22nd: Excursions/Returner Move-in
Excursions included but not limited to:
  • Disneyland
  • Seal Beach
  • Getty Museum
  • Six Flags
  • Santa Monica Pier
Thursday, August 23rd: Beach Battle Day
  • Bowling competition
  • Top Chef event
  • Long Beach Aquarium
Friday, August 24th: School Prep Day
  • Classroom Tours
  • Mediation in the Japanese Garden
  • Workshops and schedule printing

Quick Info

When: August 18th - 25th
Where: Housing and Residential Life
Contact Info: (562) 985-4187