Spring Open House
Monday, March 3, 2014
Schedule of Events
8:30 - 9:15 am | Registration at Hough Quad
A light breakfast will be offered until 9:15 am on the Fox Hall patio. Please enjoy breakfast and refreshments - lunch will be served at 1:00 pm.
9:15 - 10:00 am | Welcome and Information Session in Miller Auditorium
Learn what the Eckerd experience has to offer you! During this information session, we will cover aspects that make an Eckerd education a unique experience.
10:15 - 10:45 am (Parents Only) | Financing an Eckerd College Education (Miller Auditorium)
No clue what the FAFSA is? Are you curious about academic scholarships? Find out more regarding the financial aid process here at Eckerd.
10:15 - 10:45 am (Students Only) | The Life of an Eckerd Student (Sheen Patio)
Are there certain questions that you have about being a college student but are a little nervous to ask? Find those answers and other great advice by talking to current students.
11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Campus Tours begin at 11:00 am and 12:00 pm
Become familiar with our beautiful waterfront campus by taking a student-led tour. Those not attending the first tour will be divided and will attend the workshops. The second tour will leave at 12:00 pm from Fox Hall.
11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Workshops
*Each session is 30 minutes long and you will have time to attend both. Workshop times are 11:00 am, 11:30 am, 12:00 pm, and 12:30 pm. Families attending the first 2 workshops will go on the 2nd campus tour at 12:00 pm
Inside Eckerd: A look at a typical first year (Miller Auditorium)
A look at the admissions process and our unique program for first year students.
Outside the Classroom (Fox Hall)
Learn about specialty areas that contribute greatly to the Eckerd experience. You will hear from Career Services, Service Learning, and International Education.
1:00 pm | Lunch at the Waterfront
1:30 & 2:00 pm | Student Only Boat Tours (Optional)