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New Student & Parent Open House 2017

Saturday, April 29, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Sunken Garden (across from the Flint Center)

People smiling in front of balloons

Have fun.

Learn about De Anza.

Get a head start on priority enrollment for this fall!

  • APPLY NOW. This is how you get a student ID number.

  • Click here to learn about placement tests and register for testing. Register by 5 p.m. Thursday, April 27, if you want to take tests at the Open House.

  • Sign up here to attend a new student orientation/educational plan workshop at the Open House. If you have already completed orientation, you still need to sign up for a workshop to get help with your abbreviated ed plan. Sign up for workshops by 5 p.m. Thursday April 27. If you are having issues registering, please call 408-864-8327 for assistance.


ed plan appointment


See how to enroll for fall and follow steps for priority enrollment so that you'll get the best possible dates to register as a continuing student in future quarters. 

Download the Open House flyer and the event program with map

Each spring, new students and their parents attend our Open House and learn about an array of services all in one day.

  • Check out more than 30 department & program information tables.

  • Tour the campus and interact with De Anza faculty and staff.

  • Pick up a free backpack and bottled water; enjoy free music.

  • Park free in Lots A & B.

You can click on the image at left to download the event flyer, or click on the image at right to download the complete program and a detailed campus map showing where all the Open House activities can be found.

2017 Open House Flyer 2017 Open House Program and Map

PARENTS: Attend your own information session while your student is in a workshop or taking placement tests.

  • Parent information sessions will be held at 9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. in Campus Center Conference Room B.

  • One session in Spanish will be held at 11:30 a.m. in Campus Center Conference Room A.

  • No advance sign-up is required.

Check out our video: "The Whole College Experience"

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View the photo gallery of our 2016 Open House

Click to view the 2016 New Student and Parent Open House photo gallery. You'll see some of our students and families, enjoying the day with De Anza counselors, instructors and staff.

Thank you to our faculty, staff and especially the student volunteers who make this event a success for more than 2,000 participants. We appreciate your dedication and hard work! 



Building: Seminar (SEM 3)
Contact: Outreach
Phone: 408.864.8327

Last Updated: 4/25/17