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Every Day is Veterans Day at CSUSM

Co-sponsored by CSU Fullerton, Cal Poly Pomona, CSU San Bernardino, and San Diego State, Cal State San Marcos will be host to the "Every Day is Veterans Day" event on Saturday, April 30, 2011 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.Students admitted to the CSU for fall 2011 are welcome to come and enjoy a full day of information about what the CSU has to offer Veteran students.  Workshops will provide information on transitioning to the CSU and timelines and deadlines that need to be met, as well as an overview of support services and resources available to veteran and active duty students.  Students will also have an opportunity to meet with the veterans coordinator and team from the campus in which they have been accepted and plan to attend.  A community service resource and information fair will also take place.Continental breakfast and lunch will be served. Registration for this event is free but only open to students who have been accepted to the CSU for fall 2011. To register, visit www.csusm.edu/outreach/veterans/registration.htmlWhat: Every Day is Veterans Day event will provide incoming CSU veteran students with information and resources for transitioning to and succeeding in a CSU.When: Saturday, April 30  from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Where: California State University San Marcos, Craven HallDirections and ParkingCSUSM is located at 333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Road in San Marcos. Complimentary parking is available in Lot N, which is located on Campus View Drive adjacent to the parking structure. For more information or directions to the campus, visit http://www.csusm.edu/guide.About California State University San MarcosCalifornia State University San Marcos combines the ambiance of a mid-sized, personal, modern campus with the unequaled value of the California State University. Since its founding in 1989, the campus has distinguished itself. Students benefit from the latest facilities and equipment, a superb faculty that enjoys teaching, and a rigorous academic program that prepares students for a successful life in and out of the workplace. A recent survey reported that our annual spending in the region was $161 million, generating a total impact of $307 million on the regional economy. Eighty-five percent of