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V.I.P. Event

Congratulations on your acceptance to Ashland University!  At A.U., we roll out the gold carpet for our future Eagles.  Exclusively for accepted students, this event provides you with an all access pass to the ins and outs of Ashland University.  You will interact with current students and faculty while learning about what life is like at Ashland.  You'll even create your own V.I.P. schedule! Parents are welcome to participate in any or all activities during the event. 

Saturday, March 29, 2014 Schedule
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.        Check-in (Recreation Center)
9:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.        Welcome & Activity
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.    Block # 1 
                                                 Academic/Exploration Session (1 hour)    
11:10 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.    Lunch in our award-winning dining hall
11:50 a.m. - 12:50 p.m.    Optional Block # 2                                                   
                                                 Option A: Choose 2 sessions (30 minutes each)
                                                 Option B: Choose 1 session, then Campus Tour 
                                                                        (Full tour or Residence Hall Only)
                                                 Option C: Campus Tour 
                                                                        (Full Tour or Residence Hall Only)
1:00 p.m.                             Optional: Campus Tour 
                                                                        (Full tour or Residence Hall Only)
1:30 p.m.                             Optional: College of Nursing Tour in Mansfield

Read these descriptions!  
During the registration process you will indicate which sessions you are attending.  Read the descriptions below to prepare for the registration form.

Session Descriptions - Make your selections through registration

Exploration (Block 1): Uncertain about what to study? Discover the benefits of a liberal arts education that offers more than 70 different majors and receive guidance on how to choose one. 

Academic Program (Block 1): During this session, you will meet with faculty members and current/prospective students from your intended major. Learn what to expect and what is expected from you over the next four years.

Ashbrook Scholar Program (Block 2, Option A or B - 30 minutes):  For students interested in majoring and/or minoring in History and/or Political Science. Learn about our dynamic speakers, exciting internships and engaging History and Political Science class discussions. For more information, go to: ashbrookscholar.org

Career Services (Block 2, Option A or B - 30 minutes): Begin to discover your career path starting your freshman year. 

Financial Aid (Block 2, Option A or B - 30 minutes): How to finance college and what to expect. Consultations are available by appointment.

Global Education (Block 2, Option A or B - 30 minutes): Find out what study abroad opportunities are available. 

Honors Program (Block 2, Option A or B - 30 minutes): Exceptional opportunities for academically talented students. Learn the benefits of the Honors Program through a discussion with honors students and the director who will share experiences in academics, social outings and registration priority.

Transfer Session (Block 2, Option A or B - 30 minutes; only available from 11:50 a.m. - 12:20 p.m.): Learn how our transfer friendly school can make your transition to an Eagle go smoothly.

Learn More & Register Here!

Start Date: 
Saturday, March 29, 2014 -
8:30am to 1:30pm

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