Open House - Monday, October 8, 2012

*Schedule subject to change. 

7:45 -9:00 a.m. Campus Tour
Leaves from Admission Patio

8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Registration
Office of Admission

9:15 - 9:45 a.m. Welcome & Overview of Wesleyan
Opening remarks from Greg Pyke, senior associate
dean of admission, Rachel Cross '12, assistant
dean of admission, Brian Lee '13, and Elisa Waugh '13.

9:45 - 11:00 a.m. Campus Tour

10:00 - 4:00 p.m. Financial Aid Drop In Hours

10:00 - 10:30 a.m. College Life: An Inside Look
Join a Dean of Admission and a panel of Wesleyan students who
will share their experiences and answer your questions.

10:30 - 11:00 a.m. Applying to Wesleyan
A Dean of Admission will discuss the application process in detail.
Bring your questions.

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Dollars & Sense: Financing Your College Education 
An interactive discussion led by the Director of Financial Aid.

11:00 – 12:15 pm Campus Tour

11:30 - 2:00 p.m. Patio Style Lunch
($5 meal tickets available at registration)

12:00 - 2:00 p.m. Drop In at Freeman Athletic Center
Coaches and staff will be on hand to answer your questions about
inter-collegiate athletics. Tours of the facility will be given at
1:00 p.m. (Appointments are necessary to see coaches.)

12:00 - 12:30 p.m. Film Studies Tour
Join a film studies major for this inside look at the Center for
Film Studies.

12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Writing @ Wes: A Wealth of Opportunity
                                        A conversation with Professor Anne Greene, director of
Writing Programs and director, Shapiro Creative Center.
       

12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Student - Athlete Panel
Interested in athletics and fitness? A panel of student-athletes will
discuss and answer questions about varsity, club and intramural sports.
Tours of the facility will be given at1:00 p.m.

1:00 - 1:45 p.m. Roth on Wesleyan
Come meet Wesleyan’s 16th President, Michael S. Roth ’78, and hear
his perspective on a Wesleyan education.

1:15 – 2:00 p.m. Exley Science Center Tour
Science faculty will show you around the science facilities.

1:45 - 3:00 p.m. Science Poster Session
Each year, more than 40 Wesleyan students work on research in labs
throughout the sciences, funded by support from the Howard Hughes
Medical Institute, the Mellon Program, the Ronald E. McNair Post-
Baccalaureate Achievement Program, the University, and faculty
research grants. This program is open to all Wesleyan students
and is an exciting opportunity to experience and explore a
particular area of research. Stop by and meet some of these
students and hear about their research.

2:00 – 2:30 p.m. College Life: An Inside Look
Join a Dean of Admission and a group of Wesleyan undergrads who will
share their experiences and answer your questions

2:00- 3:00 p.m. Wesleyan In the World
Join Carolyn Sorkin, director of International Studies and current
students to talk about the study abroad experience at Wesleyan.

2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Center for the Arts (CFA) Tour
Join Pam Tatge, Director of the Center for the Arts, for a guided
tour of the visual and performing arts buildings.

2:00 - 3:15 p.m. Campus Tour

2:30 - 3:00 p.m. Applying to Wesleyan
A Dean of Admission will discuss the application process in detail.
Bring your questions.

3:00 - 4:15 p.m. Campus Tour