Visit San Diego State University Instantly with a "Real" Tour

Choosing whether or not an in-person visit to San Diego State University makes sense can be a risky decision…what if you step on campus and immediately detest the “vibe”? All that time, money and effort getting to campus was wasted. At first it may seem difficult to gain a meaningful understanding of San Diego State University without visiting the school in person. San Diego State University is located in San Diego, CA , and if that’s nowhere near where you live, what options do you have? That’s why we created CampusReel – to allow you, and anyone reading this, to deeply and authentically experience the San Diego State University vibe, campus and community without visiting San Diego State University in person – a virtual tour of the San Diego State University campus! If definitely want to visit San Diego State University in person, you should, at the very least, watch the entire CampusReel for San Diego State University to ensure it seems like a good match and to get the most out of your in-person visit. After you’ve done your due diligence, you may find the below guidance helpful

When is the best time to visit San Diego State University?

Visiting San Diego State University depends on a number of factors, including the season, your schedule, and a lot of uncontrollable variables. We recommend you visit San Diego State University twice if you’re serious about enrolling – at least one visit should be when students are on campus and school is in session. Be sure to take note of the town of San Diego as well. Remember that San Diego is also catering to 28649 students, so think critically about whether the community would feel too big or too small for your personal liking.

Where do families stay when they visit San Diego State University?

The San Diego State University admissions office likely has a list of accommodations they recommend. In addition to that list, consult the CampusReel VR feature to explore hotels nearby in San Diego. For your convenience, below is a list of hotels to consider and that you can also preview in CampusReel VR.

  • Rodeway Inn Lemon Grove at San Diego State University
  • Hilton Garden Inn San Diego Mission Valley Stadium at San Diego State University
  • Holiday Inn San Diego - La Mesa at San Diego State University
  • Ace Budget Motel at San Diego State University
  • Morgan Motel at San Diego State University
  • Extended Stay America San Diego - Mission Valley - Stadium at San Diego State University
  • Grove Motel at San Diego State University
  • Navajo Lodge at San Diego State University
  • Imperial Motel at San Diego State University
  • Motel 6 LA Mesa CA at San Diego State University
  • Kensington Guest House at San Diego State University
  • Hitching Post Motels Inc at San Diego State University
  • Heritage Inn La Mesa at San Diego State University
  • Harvey's Motel at San Diego State University
  • Travel Time Motel at San Diego State University
  • Lodge of La Mesa at San Diego State University
  • Mission Valley at San Diego State University
  • Days Inn by Wyndham Mission Valley Qualcomm Stadium/ SDSU at San Diego State University
  • Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham San Diego SDSU at San Diego State University
  • Sea Breeze Motel at San Diego State University
  • Motel 6 San Diego - LA Mesa at San Diego State University
  • La Cresta Motel at San Diego State University
  • Rodeway Inn San Diego Near Qualcomm Stadium at San Diego State University
  • La Petite Rouge Motel at San Diego State University
  • Howard Johnson by Wyndham San Diego State University Area at San Diego State University
  • Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU at San Diego State University

What do families do in San Diego when they visit San Diego State University?

It depends but there are a variety of activities and things to do in and around San Diego. We recommend using the virtual immersion tab on CampusReel to take a tour at San Diego State University and see for yourself how the student make use of San Diego.

What buildings should I look at when I visit San Diego State University?

For your convenience, below is a list of all buildings that you can visit from CampusReel. We encourage you to compare you experience of the buildings on CampusReel with your in-person visit if you decide to take one.