San Francisco State University is welcoming new students today and Thursday for the start of the new school year.
About 7,000 freshmen and transfer students will arrive on campus today to learn about college life, university officials said.
More than 30 orientation activities for students and their parents are planned for today and Thursday. Today’s schedule includes moving about 2,000 students into campus housing on Font and Lake Merced boulevards between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.
On Thursday, students will learn about sustainable living during a “Zero Waste” lunch at 11 a.m. on the main quad near 19th and Holloway avenues.