Penguin Preview Day is your chance to experience the Youngstown State University campus for a college visit that's unlike any other! Visit YSU and explore buildings and classes, talk to professors and students, and learn about majors and offerings — all on your own terms. 

Penguin Preview Day Registration Available Soon

Get a close-up look at our academic departments. 

Learn how you can turn your interests into a career. Faculty and staff will guide you through an experience in the academic area you're interested in studying.

Meet future friends.

Get to know other fresh faces and current students.

See the campus. 

Check out our beautiful and contemporary campus and residence halls!

Try Youngstown State University on for size.

We know choosing a college can seem intimidating, but it doesn't have to be that way for you. Penguin Preview Day will help you decide if our university is the right fit.

*School Excuses: in order to obtain a school excuse for the Penguin Preview Day program, you must present the voucher you will receive during your academic session from 10:30 am - 11:30 am. Participation in the entire academic session is required to receive the voucher. No school excuse will be given unless a voucher is presented. By attending Penguin Preview Day, you agree to participate in the entire program. Students who do not participate will be asked to leave campus and will not receive a school excuse.


*Please note: our Division I athletic coaches are not a part of the Penguin Preview Day program.  For information regarding any of our athletic teams and coaches contact information, please visit the YSU Sports web site at www.ysusports.com.