If you choose to stay overnight in a residence hall, we will match you with one of our volunteer student hosts. We will match students with similar academic or extracurricular activities whenever possible. If you know a current student who lives on campus and would like to stay with him/her, please let us know on your reservation form. Please bring a pillow, sleeping bag, towel and any other personal items that will be needed.
|2:30 p.m.||Event Check-In
Campus Center 2nd Floor Balcony
We will welcome you with a packet of information that you will refer to throughout the program. If you cannot arrive during this time, please comment on your registration form or call Sarah Holt at (814) 332-4731 so we may plan accordingly.
Opening Events — After you check in:
|4:15 p.m.||Welcome & “Gator Tales” Panel|
|5:15 p.m.||Academic Fair
Want to find out more about your potential major? Maybe you are undecided or have questions about advising, research, or academic support? During the fair session, you will have the opportunity to meet: faculty and students from each academic department, experts from the GATEWAY including Career Education, study abroad, pre-professional advising for medicine, law and education. Representatives from Admissions and Student Involvement/Activities will be in attendance as well.
|6:15 p.m.||STUDENTS: Dinner with current Gators
Admitted students and current students will get to know each other over dinner. Students should plan to say goodbye to family members at this time.
FAMILY: Evening Reception
|8:00 p.m.||Evening Entertainment for Students and Hosts
A comprehensive list of campus and community events will be included in your check-in materials.