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Counseling Department will post dates for college preview days as soon
as the information is received.
Premiere is an all-day Saturday event designed just for
prospective freshmen and transfer students. (Parents are
welcome too!) There are two Premiere events each year - Fall
and Spring. It's a great time to explore campus, experience
college life in person, and ask any questions you might have
Upcoming Premiere Dates:
September 22, 2012 -
April 6, 2013 - Online registration opens February 6,
8:00-8:30 a.m. Check-In / Late Registration
Pick up your Premiere packet, including a detailed agenda
for the day's activities, then kick the day off with our
"Welcome to Baylor" Opening Session.
8:30-9:15 a.m. Opening Session
9:30–11:45 a.m. Academic Sessions #1 & #2
You will choose two fields of study and attend
presentations by Baylor professors. Learn first-hand from
current students and professors what our programs have to
11:00 a.m.–3:15 p.m. Learn More About Baylor
This is your chance to pick and choose the activities
that interest you most. You can also grab lunch at your
convenience in one of our four residential restaurants. (A
student meal ticket is included in your registration packet.
Family members can purchase a ticket at the Opening Session
or pay at the door of the restaurant.) Activity options
3:15–3:45 p.m. Closing Session
- Campus Tours
- Baylor Bear Fair
- Shopping in the Baylor Bookstore
- Residential Hall Open House
- Self-guided Library Tours
- Self-guided Student Life Center Tours
- See the Baylor Bear Mascot
- Biology Lab Tours
- Chemistry Lab Tours
- Engineering and Computer Science Lab Tours
- Admissions Information Session
- Scholarships/Financial Aid Information Session
- Study Abroad Information Session
The day ends with a warm "see you soon" and some great
entertainment from Baylor students.
Schreiner University will offer
two Schreiner Saturday programs:
November 10, 2012 - geared towards high school juniors and seniors
February 23, 2013 - geared towards all high school students
Schreiner Saturday offers an overview of campus, our academic programs,
student activities and opportunities available to you at SU.
You will have a chance to hear presentations about the admission and
financial aid process, and great tips on how to earn scholarships. You
and your family will also be able to tour different academic buildings,
our freshmen residence halls and our athletics facilities while you are
This program is an open house format, where you can pick several
interest areas to visit. The activities will be spread across our
campus, so will include some walking. We encourage you to wear
comfortable walking shoes and dress for the weather.
*If you prefer an individual tour, or one-on-one meetings with coaches,
professors and/or admission and financial aid counselors, please check
out our daily tours during the week.
F. Austin State University
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Fall Showcase: November 10, 2012
Spring Showcase: February 23, 2013 & April 6, 2013
Please join us on the Stephen F. Austin State University campus for our
open house. You will have the opportunity to speak with representatives from
academic departments, enjoy a campus tour, visit housing facilities, and
learn about financial aid and scholarship opportunities.
Come experience student life first hand. No RSVP is required. Please
visit this link for directions from our major Texas cities:
For large groups:
To provide better service to our guests, please note that Showcase
Saturday is intended for individual high school or college transfer students
and their families. This day is not appropriate for busses of prospective
students. If your group is interested in doing a large group tour, Monday -
Friday, please contact the Office of Admissions at (936) 468-2504 to
schedule a specialized visit on a weekday other than Showcase Saturday.
Thank you for your cooperation.
Further details will be posted as we approach the big day. However,
please feel free to contact the SFA Office of Admissions with any questions:
Visiting the UT Austin campus is really the best way to know
if it’s right for you.
If you’re considering applying for
freshman admission, we’d love to have you (and your family)
on campus for a day of activities tailored to your
interests. Just pick a day and
register for your visit; visits are held in the
Undergraduate Admissions Center in
John Hargis Hall (JHH).
A&M University at Commerce
Join us October 20, 2012 for
our Mane Event Preview Day! As you know, choosing the right
college is an important decision.
Our preview day is a special
day of programs for you and your family.
This day is designed to be
informative and exciting…please don’t miss this opportunity
to see and experience all that we have to offer you!
We will showcase all areas
of the university ranging from academics to campus
We encourage you to register
online, so that
we can prepare a special day for you and your guests!
Check out our tentative
get a feel for the day.
You will have an opportunity
to speak with representatives from Admissions, Residential
Living and Learning, Financial Aid and Scholarships,
Veterans and Military Services, Hispanic Outreach and a
multitude of student organizations.
Our faculty have planned a
great day of interactive sessions for you where they will
provide a glimpse into our degree programs and majors.
For further information,
contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions at
903-886-5000 or toll free at 888-868-2682.
If you are a high
school junior, senior or a transfer student, this event is
There is no charge to attend!
A&M University at Texarkana
The Office of Admissions is hosting our Fall Preview Day, on
Saturday, October 20, 2012, from 2pm-5pm in Eagle
Hall.Preview Day is a time set aside for high school juniors
and seniors to come and tour the campus, as well as receive
information on admissions procedures, scholarships,
financial aid, academic programs, and student organizations
and activities. We are excited this year to host a concert
after this event with special guest �Gloriana�.
Students will attend 3 breakout sessions where they obtain
information on Admissions, Scholarships/Financial Aid and
Student Activities and (BLV) Bringle Lake Village. At 3:45
pm, parents and students will learn about our 3 colleges and
academic offerings. At this time, deans and/or faculty
representative will speak about their programs, and answer
any questions that may arise. Students may wish to speak
with specific departments, so we invite all faculty and
staff members to attend. We ask that all students RSVP
through our website at WWW.TAMUT.EDU.
As a member of The Texas A&M University System, Texas A&M
University-Texarkana is a comprehensive regional university
that provides students with academically challenging,
engaging, and rewarding educational experiences through
quality teaching, scholarship, student support services,
cocurricular programming, research, and service. Through the
personal attention of our faculty and staff, students are
afforded the opportunity to acquire the knowledge,
abilities, and skills to become leaders in their chosen
profession and to prepare for the opportunities of serving
in a global environment.
If you have any questions regarding this event, do not
hesitate to contact me.
Recruitment Specialist/Eagle Express
Texas A&M University-Texarkana
P.O. Box 1307
Mount Pleasant, Texas 75455
Phone: 903/ 434-8322
Fax: 903/ 434-4426
University of Texas at Austin
A UT Austin campus visit session consists of
three of the following
activities and lasts about two-and-a-half hours.
- Prospective Freshman Information
admissions counselor shares information
about UT Austin, including why we’re
consistently ranked among top universities
and are a top destination for students from
around the world.
- Student Q&A: Current UT
Austin students answer questions about what
life is really like on the Forty Acres. Come
prepared with questions.
- Campus Walking Tour:
Student-guided walking tours of campus for
prospective students and families begin at
the Undergraduate Admissions Center (John
Hargis Hall). Given from the unique
perspective of a current student, this is
one of the best ways to get a feel for
campus. Be sure to wear comfortable clothes
and walking shoes; visitors walk about one
mile on the tour.
Details about the location of the information
session will be provided during the registration
Prospective students or members of their
family who require special mobility assistance
should contact the Undergraduate Admissions
Center at 512-475-7439 after registering for a
campus visit online. Please contact us as soon
as possible after registering if you need
Experience the Forty Acres during the week while
classes are in session. You'll have the
opportunity to tour campus, hear from
Admissions, housing, financial aid and
colleges/schools; and see a few residence halls.
Some colleges, schools and programs (like honors
programs) offer information sessions, the chance
to sit in on classes, and building tours for
prospective students and their families. As most
of these sessions are not offered each day, you
may want to choose a scheduled academic session
and plan the rest of your day on campus around
You’ll be able to sign
up for most of these information
sessions when you
register online for a campus visit.
Some sessions and meetings require individual
If you don't see a session listed below for a
college or major you're interested, check with
the individual department(s) to find out if they
offer special sessions. You may also call the
Undergraduate Admissions Center at 512-475-7440
for more information.
University of Texas at
The University of Texas at Tyler will offer two Preview Days so students
can tour the campus, meet the professors, talk to counselors, and learn
about student life, leadership and opportunities to study abroad.
Preview Days are Saturday, November 10, 2012, 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM or
Saturday, April 6, 2013, 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM.
Should you have any questions or need additional information, please
contact the Office of Admissions at 800 UT TYLER or 903-566-7203.
Check out uttyler.edu/previewday.