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Summer Preview 2014

Summer Preview

Summer Preview is for incoming first-year students who are accepted and planning to attend Geneva College. And because they play an important role in helping students transition to college, we also encourage parents to attend. This event is designed to give admitted students deeper insight into student life, as they meet with academic advisors, complete assessment testing and connect with future classmates. Parents will have the opportunity to learn more about the integration of faith and learning, attend sessions with faculty, participate in a Q&A session hosted by Student Development, learn more about the Financial Aid and Business Office procedures and connect with other parents.

Summer Preview will be held on June 13 and June 16.


Summer Preview 2014 Schedule

8:30 - 9:15 a.m. Early Check-in (Spanish Assessment/Reading Assessment/Student Athletes)
Metheny Fieldhouse
9:00 - 10:00 a.m.  Spanish Assessment (optional for those who cannot take it online)
Northwood Hall  007
Take Spanish Assessment Online

Reading Assessment (optional)
Northwood Hall  008
9:15 - 9:45 a.m. Student Athlete Meeting (Invitational)
S&E 022
9:15 - 10:00 a.m. Check-in is Open
Metheny Fieldhouse
10:00 - 10:20 a.m. Welcome
Metheny Fieldhouse
 
Student Track    Parent Track   
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.  College Student Inventory
John White Chapel
10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Academic Overview
Skye Lounge
Students and Parents
11:45 - 12:15 p.m. Your Major: What to Expect
Various Locations
12:20 - 12:30 p.m. Academic Minor Interest Meetings (optional)
Leadership Studies
S&E 212
Spanish
S&E 110
Student Track  Parent Track 
12:30 - 1:15 p.m.  Lunch 
Brigadoon
12:30 - 2 p.m.   Lunch and Campus Service Panel
Metheny Fieldhouse  
1:30 - 4:00 p.m. Connection Experiences
Various Locations
2:00 - 2:30 p.m. Clearing up Business Logistics
Metheny Fieldhouse
2:30 - 2:45 p.m. Break
2:45 - 3:45 p.m. Parent to Parent
Metheny Fieldhouse
Students and Parents 
4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Campus Informational Fair Open
Metheny Fieldhouse
  Connect with coaches, music instructors, student development staff, and more!
4:00 p.m.  Math Challenge Exam (optional)
Science & Engineering
Building 341

Honors Program Meeting (invitational)
Rapp Center 205
Students with Disabilities Meeting (optional)
Upper level classroom in fieldhouse

Bookstore Hours during Summer Preview are 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.


 

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