Crash Day Schedule

Overview of Crash Day Events

When you get here. 

We have reserved the M30 Parking Deck (free of charge) for YSU Crash Day participants; please park there.

GPS ADDRESS: Use 453 Wick Ave. Youngstown, Ohio, on your GPS for exact directions to the M30 parking lot.

8:30 a.m. 
Early Bird Opportunity 

Check in beginning at 8:30 a.m. and we’ll escort you to a meet and greet with YSU President Jim Tressel. Also, have your portrait taken with Pete the Penguin. 

9:00 a.m. 
Check-in at the WATTS 
(Watson and Tressel Training Site)

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. 
Opening activities at the WATTS

  • Meet students representing their YSU student organizations.
  • Meet with representatives from our six academic colleges.
  • Talk with representatives from many of our student service areas. 
  • Have some fun with YSU Football-themed games.

10:15 a.m. – Noon
Crash our Colleges

Visit the college of your choice. Meet students, faculty and staff, and learn about available programs. Then, attend YSU classes and see what being a YSU student is really like. Also, you can visit YSU labs, studios and other points of interest within each of the colleges. 

Lunch with Your College

12:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Activities around campus

  • Tour our beautiful campus and our city. See the YSU residence halls and our residential neighbors, University Courtyard Apartments.
  • Hear presentations by our Admissions and Financial Aid professionals.
  • Talk to current YSU students in a relaxed setting.