Spring Open House Schedule

Monday, February 17, 2020
Tentative Schedule of Events

8:00 – 8:30 am | Registration at Hough Quad
A light breakfast will be offered until 8:30 am on the Fox Hall patio. Please enjoy breakfast and refreshments – lunch will be served at 1:15 pm.

8:30 – 9:00 am | Welcome and Information Session in Fox Hall
Learn what the Eckerd experience has to offer! During this information session, we will cover aspects that make an Eckerd education a unique experience.

9:00 – 10:15 a.m. | CONCURRENT SESSION I
Campus Tours (Group A) 
Become familiar with our beautiful waterfront campus by taking a student-led tour.

Inside Eckerd: The Academic Experience (Group B)
Miller Auditorium
Learn more about Eckerd’s majors and programs from a panel of faculty and students.

10:30 – 11:45 a.m. | CONCURRENT SESSION II
Campus Tours (Group B)
Become familiar with our beautiful waterfront campus by taking a student-led tour.

Inside Eckerd: The Academic Experience (Group A)
Miller Auditorium
Learn more about Eckerd’s majors and programs from a panel of faculty and students.

12:00 noon | Lunch at the GO Pavilion
Discover campus activities and other opportunities at Eckerd over lunch.

12:45 p.m. | Optional Mini Tours
If your schedule allows, please enjoy an optional and more in depth mini tour of a few of our academic areas.  Feel free to split up so that you can experience more than one. Follow the designated Ambassador and Admission Counselor to the area you are interested in and they will lead you to the parking lot when the tour ends.  The following facilities will be shown during the mini tours:

  • Galbraith Marine Science Laboratory
  • James Center for Molecular and Life Sciences
  • Nielsen Center for Visual Arts
  • Sigma Housing Complex