UNG schedules Open House events for prospective students
(Jan. 31, 2014) Students eager to see what awaits them at the University of North Georgia (UNG) will soon have the opportunity to tour the university's campuses and learn about UNG in upcoming Open House events.
"These are tremendous opportunities for prospective students and parents to learn about how UNG can prepare students for careers or further education after graduating college," said Keith Antonia, executive director of undergraduate admissions. "Prospective students learn about academic programs, co-curricular programs and activities, financial aid, admissions process, take a campus tour, and more."
The dates and locations for Spring Open Houses are:
- Oconee Campus: March 8, 9 a.m. to noon, 1201 Bishop Farms Pkwy., Watkinsville, Ga. 30677.
- Cumming Campus: March 25, 6 to 8 p.m., 300 Aquatic Circle, Cumming, Ga. 30040.
- Dahlonega Campus: March 29, 8:30 a.m. to noon, 110 S. Chestatee St., Dahlonega, Ga. 30597.
- Gainesville Campus: April 19, 9 a.m. to noon, 3820 Mundy Mill Road, Oakwood, Ga. 30566.
To register for the open houses or for more information about locations, tours, parking passes, and other details, please visit www.ung.edu/admissions/visit-ung.
The Oconee Campus Open House will begin with registration from 8:30 to 9 a.m. This will be followed by a short welcome ceremony in room 522 of the Student Resource Center. Between 9:30 and 10:30 a.m., there will be three concurrent information sessions. The campus tour will commence at 10:30 a.m., and an academic and activities showcase will conclude the event from 11 a.m. to noon.
The Cumming Campus Open House will begin with registration from 5:30 to 6 p.m. This will be followed by a short opening session in room 125, and three concurrent information sessions between 6:30 and 7:30 p.m. An academic and student services showcase will conclude the event in room 225 at 7:30 p.m. Students will have an opportunity to explore the building between 5:30 and 6 p.m.
Open House at the Dahlonega Campus will begin with registration from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. in the Memorial Hall Gymnasium. Tours will be given every half hour between 9 and 11 a.m. Several information sessions will also be held during this time; each of the nine sessions will run at 9, 9:45 and 10:30 a.m. An academic and activities showcase will conclude the event from 10 a.m. to noon.
The Open House event on the Gainesville Campus begins with registration from 8:30 to 9 a.m. in the lobby of the Continuing Education Building. A welcome ceremony will follow, with guided campus tours running from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Four concurrent information sessions will be held, beginning at 9:30, 10, and 10:30 a.m. Refreshments and an academic and activities showcase will conclude the event in the Student Center's Dr. Herbert W. Robinson Ballroom from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.