• College Open Houses 2013-2014

    Appalachian State University

    Open House www.openhouse.appstate.edu

    -          September 21

    -          April 12

    Campus Tour – Scheduled most week days

    -          Admissions presentation

    -          Student-led tours

    -          Register online at www.visit.appstate.edu

     

    Belmont Abbey College

    More info at www.belmontabbeycollege.edu/admissions/visitations.aspx

    -          Campus Visits

    -          Weekend Group Information Sessions

    -          Sunday Luncheon at The Abbey

    -          Abbey Experience Open House

     

    Benedict College

    More info at www.benedict.edu/cms/?q=campus_tours

    Open House

    -          November 9

    Campus Tours

    Virtual Online Tours

     

    Campbell University

    Register online at www.campbell.edu/admissions/undergraduate/visit-us/

    Visitation Days – campus tour, meet with faculty, and lunch

    -          September 8

    -          October 5 – Department Visitation

    -          October 6

    -          October 26 – Transfer Student Visitation

    -          November 12

    -          January 21

    -          February 23

    -          March 15 – Transfer Student Visitation

    -          April 6 – Junior Visitation

     

    Charleston Southern University

    Integrating Faith in Learning, Leading, and Serving

    Affiliated with the South Carolina Baptist Convention

    Register online at www.charlestonsouthern.edu

    Campus Tours – Monday-Friday from 10:00am – 2:00pm and selected Saturdays

    -          Take a tour

    -          Sit in on classes

    -          Meet faculty members

    -          Get a feel for CSU

     

    Clemson University

    More info at www.clemson.edu/visitors

    Fall for Clemson – campus tours, admissions, and financial aid

    -          October 18

    -          October 25

    General Campus Tours

    Admissions and Financial Aid Sessions

    Information Fair

    Housing Showroom

    Departmental Receptions and Tours

     

    Coker College

    Performing & Visual Arts Day

    -          November 23

    -          Art, Dance, Music, Music Theatre, Concert Band, Theatre

    -          Register at www.coker.edu/form/open-house

     

    Columbia College

    More info at www.columbiasc.edu

    Open House

    -          October 11

    -          November 9

    -          December 6

    -          February 17

    -          March 22

     

    Columbia International University

     

    More information at www.ciu.edu

    Open House

    -          October 17

    -          January 30

    -          February 20

    -          April 26

    Undergraduate Preview Day

    -          September 26, 27

    -          April 3, 4

    McQuilkin Scholarship Weekend

    -          November 14, 15, 16

     

     

    Converse College

    More info at www.converse.edu/previewdays

    $200 Travel Vouchers – reimburse for gas and/or airfare

    Open House

    -          September 28

    -          October 19

    -          November 23

    -          April 26

    Presidential Scholars Competition

    -          January 18

    -          February 15

    Junior Scholar Day

    -          April 18

     

    Covenant College

    More info at www.covenant.edu/cpw

    Campus Preview Weekend

    -          October 3-5

    -          March 27-29

     

    Duke University

    More info at www.admissions.duke.edu

    Open House – Pratt School of Engineering

    -          October 19

     

    Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

    See Mrs. Hill for Application FEE WAIVER worth $50

    More info at www.erau.edu

    Open House

    -          October 26

    Campus Tours – Monday – Friday and some select Saturdays

    -          www.erau.edu/admissions/schedule-visit.html

     

    Erskine College

    Register online at www.erskine.edu

    Fleet Fridays

    -          September 27

    -          October 11

    -          October 25

    Fall Open House

    -          November 8

    Accepted Students Day

    -          January 20

    Experience Erskine – overnight for Juniors and Seniors

    -          March 9-10

    Spring Open House

    -          April 4

     

    Florida Atlantic University

    Open House Dates

    -          October 19

    -          November 16

    -          April 5

    Campus Tours and Information Sessions

    -          Monday – Friday at 10:00AM and 2:00PM

    -          Select Saturdays at 10:00AM

    Skype With Admissions – talk with Admissions Representatives online

    -          www.fau.edu/admissions/skypewithadmissions

     

    Francis Marion University

    More info at www.fmarion.edu/fmuadmissions

    Open Houses

    -          October 19

    -          November 9

    -          February 15

    -          April 5

     

    Lander University

    Register online at www.lander.edu/admissions.visit

    Open House – campus tour, lunch in dining hall, housing, athletics, financial aid, etc

    -          September 28

    -          November 9

    -          March 1

    -          March 29

    Bearcat for a Day – get a taste of what college is really like

    -          September 18

    -          October 9

    -          November 13

    -          January 29

    -          February 12

    -          April 9

    Weekday Visits – personal tours and information sessions

     

    Military Service Academies

    -    US Naval Academy

    -    US Air Force Academy

    -    US Military Academy

    -    Merchant Marine Academy

    Hosted by US Senator Tim Scott

    For info on the nomination process to the Military Service Academies

    Service Academy Workshops­

    -    Saturday, September 21 (Greenville, Columbia, Greenwood, Aiken, Rock Hill)

    -    Saturday, September 28 (Beaufort, Florence, Myrtle Beach, Charleston)

    For questions about these events or the nomination process, call (843)727-4525.

    Info available online at www.scott.senate.gov

    Deadline for completed application packet to service academies is November 1.

     

    Military Service Academies

    -    US Naval Academy

    -    US Air Force Academy

    -    US Military Academy

    -    US Merchant Marine Academy

    -    US Coast Guard Academy

    -    ROTC

    Hosted by US Senator Lindsey Graham

    Students in Grades 8th – 12th are invited to learn about Service Academies

         and the nomination and application process

    September 28 – in Columbia at the National Advocacy Center at 10:00AM

    RSVP by September 20 – militaryacademyday2013@lgraham.senate.gov

    Seating is limited so you must register to attend.

    Call (803)933-0112 with questions.

     

    Newberry College

    More info at www.newberry.edu/admissions/visitcampus.aspx

    Open House

    -          September 28

    Performing Arts and Visual Arts Scholarship Day

    -          October 26

     

    North Carolina A&T State University

    More info at www.ncat.edu/admissions/undergraduate/visit-us/

    -          Make a campus tour reservation

    -          Sign-up for on-campus events (interviews and visit days)

    -          Apply online

    -          Receive up-to-date status regarding your admissions materials

    -          View commonly asked questions regarding NC A&T

     

    North Carolina Wesleyan College

    More info at www.ncwc.edu/admissions/visit

    Personalize your visit – take a tour, meet with a coach or professor, sit in on a

         class of your intended major, etc.

     

    North Greenville University

    Register online at www.ngu.edu or call 1-800-468-6642

    Sneak Preview

    -          September 5

    -          September 26

    -          October 17

    -          November 14

    -          January 23

    -          February 20

    -          March 20

    -          April 10

    Encounter Days

    -          September 21

    -          November 9

    -          March 1

    Private Visits – also available by appointment

     

    Presbyterian College

    Register online at www.presby.edu/admissions/home/visit/

    Personalized Visits – build a schedule around your personal interests

    Open Houses – group tours, mock classes, mingle with faculty, financial aid

    -          September 28

    -          October 19

    -          November 2

    -          November 11

    -          February 17

    -          April 12

    Summer and Holiday Visits – visit while classes are not in session

     

    Seton Hall

    ­Open House – October 20, November 24, February 16

    Register online at www.shu.edu/visiting

     

    Southern Wesleyan University

    Register online at www.swu.edu/visit or call 1-877-644-5556

    Preview Days – experience campus first hand

    -          September 20

    -          October 18

    -          November 11

    -          February 17

    -          March 28

    -          April 16

    -          June 20

    Personal Visits­ – campus tour and meet with admissions and financial aid

     

    Spartanburg Methodist College

    More info at www.smu.edu/Admission/Visit/

    GuestFest

    -          October 26

    -          January 25

    -          March 23

     

    The Citadel

    Pre-Knob Overnight Visits – observe The Citadel lifestyle first hand, spend the

         night in the barracks, eat in Coward Hall, and attend classes.  Parents also

         receive a special orientation tailored specifically for future knob parents. 

    Individual Visits – open to all prospective cadets and their families.  These visits

         include an informal interview with an admissions officer and a cadet-guided

         campus tour.

    For more info, visit www.citadel.edu/admissions

     

    The University of Alabama

     

    Campus Tours – most weekdays and Saturdays

    -          Register online at www.gobama.ua.edu/visits

    Web Tours – Can’t get to us?  Visit us with a web tour.

    -          Register online at www.gobama.ua.edu/webtour

    University Days – opportunity to experience student life

    -          Register online at www.universitydays.ua.edu

    Student Receptions

    -          October 22 (Rock Hill, Fort Mill, and Clover)

    -          October 23 (Greenville, Spartanburg)

    -          October 24 (Columbia)

     

    University of Georgia

    College of Veterinary Medicine

    Vet School For a Day

    -          September 25

    -          Registration required

     

    USC – Aiken

    More info at www.usca.edu/admissions/visitusca.html

    Open House

    -          October 11

    -          November 8

    -          November 22

    -          January 24

    -          February 21

    -          March 28

    Saturday Tour Dates

    -          October 26

    -          December 7

    -          March 1

    -          April 5

     

    USC – Beaufort

    Register online at www.uscb.edu/admissions/visit-uscb/visitation-events.html

    Fin Fridays

    -          Spend the day as a college Sand Shark student

    Fall Campus Days

    -          Similar to Fin Fridays, but held on Saturdays

     

    USC – Columbia

    More info at www.sc.edu/admissions/visit

    Open House

    -          September 28

    -          October 12

     

    USC – Upstate

    Individual Tours -  Monday – Friday, 10:00AM and 3:00PM

         To schedule individual tours, call the Admissions Office at 1-800-277-8727.

    Open House – in depth, first-hand look at campus

    - October 26, March 15, April 26

    Fab Friday – spend a Friday discovering what college is really like

    - October 4, November 1, December 6, February 7, March 7, April 4

    Reservations are required online at www.uscupstate.edu/admissions

     

    Virtual College Fair

    www.collegeweeklive.com

    All Access September

    - meet over 175 colleges

    - enter to win $2,500 scholarship

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    - College Matchmaking: Choosing Among the 6 College Types

    - 7 Storytelling Secrets to Secure a College Admission and Scholarships

    - Things You Need to Know if You Are a First Generation College Student

    - How to Present Yourself to Colleges: Creating a Great Impression

    - The State of College Admissions in 2013-2014

    - Princeton Review

    - Why Your Mistakes Hold the Keys To Higher Scores and the SAT Prep Black Book

     

    Washington University

    More info at http://admissions.wustl.edu/Pages/Home.aspx

    Admissions Information Sessions

    -          September 15 (Durham, NC)

    -          September 22 (Charlotte, NC)

    -          October 6 (Greenville, SC)

     

    Western Carolina University

    Register online at www.wcu.edu/about-wcu/visit-wcu/

    Open Houses

    -          September 14

    -          November 9

    -          February 15

    -          March 22

     

    William Peace University

    Fall Open House – October 26, November 16

    Winter Open House – January 25

    Athletic Recruit Open House – March 8

    Spring Open House – March 22, April 26

    More info at www.peace.edu/admissions

     

    Winthrop University

    Weekday Visits – weekdays at 9:30AM and 2:00PM

    -          Campus tour by students

    -          Meet with Admissions Counselor

    -          Register online at www.winthrop.edu/visit or call 1-800-WINTHROP

    Preview Days – Saturday visits

    -          Register online at www.winthrop.edu/previewday

    First Look Friday – a glimpse into the life of a Winthrop student

    -          Campus tour

    -          Lunch in the cafeteria

    -          Sit in on classes

    -          Register online at www.winthrop.edu/firstlookfriday

    Online Chats – students can chat online with an Admissions Counselor

    -          Click on LIVE CHAT at www.winthrop.edu/admissions

    Virtual Tour – Can’t get to Winthrop? Let Winthrop come to you!

    -          Take a Virtual Tour online at www.winthrop.edu/virtualtour

    Web Cams – Winthrop’s web cams let you see live what is happening on campus.

    -          www.winthrop.edu/visitors/webcams

     

    Yale University

    More info at http://admissions.yale.edu/events