Student Resources


Recreation, Parks, and Tourism (RPT) advising

All undergraduate major advising begins by scheduling a 20-minute advising appointment with Dr. Erik Rosegard (Department Chair/Undergraduate Coordinator) using:

Two additional resources that focus on advising (e.g., GE, petitions, graduation, admission, academic probation) include:

Graduate students should meet with their advsor at least once per semester.  The Gradduate Coordinator, Dr. Jackson Wilson, is also available for advising.

Student Organizations



A 15-unit, 400-hour internship with one of 400+ RPT agencies within 60 miles of SF State is required of all students during their last semester at SF State. This culminating experience allows students to gain hands-on experience, apply classroom knowledge, and facilitate their transition from academics to a career.

Policy (update in progress)


All forms will be completed in RPT 600 (the semester before you begin your internship) with the exception of Form B (Verification of Hours), which can be submitted at any time.


Career Outlook

Forms & Documents

See the following policies and forms regarding petitions.


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