A&M-Commerce's Mane Event Preview Day - Fall 2013
Saturday, October 19, 2013 from 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM (CDT)
Join us October 19, 2013 for our Mane Event Preview Day! As you know, choosing the right college is an important decision. Our preview day is a special day of programs for you and your family. This day is designed to be informative and exciting…please don’t miss this opportunity to see and experience all that we have to offer you! We will showcase all areas of the university ranging from academics to campus activities.
You will have an opportunity to speak with representatives from Admissions, Residential Living and Learning, Financial Aid and Scholarships, Veterans and Military Services, Hispanic Outreach and a multitude of student organizations. Our faculty have planned a great day of interactive sessions for you where they will provide a glimpse into our degree programs and majors. For further information, contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions at 903-886-5000 or toll free at 888-868-2682.
If you are a high school junior, senior or a transfer student, this event is for you! There is no charge to attend! We welcome your family and friends! Make sure to bring your classmates along to increase your chances in the scholarship drawings!!! A friendly atmosphere awaits you at Texas A&M University–Commerce…come see for yourself and Start Your Legacy Here!
Is there a cost to attend this event?
There is no charge to attend!
Is there an age limit to enter the event?
If you are a high school junior, senior or a transfer student, this event is for you!
What are my parking options at the event? Will I need a special parking permit?
Please use parking lots #18, 23, 21 or 35. Click here to see Campus Map. Mane Event Preview Day program participants will not be required to display any special parking permit in order to park on campus.
Will meals be provided?
Yes, we will provide Mane Event participants with breakfast refreshments (donuts, muffins, juice, coffee, etc.) and lunch. These are free! There will be other options via our campus food retailers (Starbucks, The Club Snack Bar, Main Dining Room) at a cost based on your purchase.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
Yes please either print your ticket or download it to your phone so you can pull it up. This will make your check-in process go faster and more smoothly for you. However, if you forget your ticket our check-in staff will be happy to assist you.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
You can reach us at 903-886-5000 or toll free at 888-868-2682. You can also email us at email@example.com
Where can I look at a schedule of events for Mane Event Preview Day?
You may access a tentative schedule of events for Mane Event Preview Day on our Schedule of events page. A final schedule of events will be provided to all participants upon check-in. Online schedules are subject to change without notice.
Is transportation available to/from Mane Event? Does the university provide overnight accommodations?
Texas A&M University-Commerce is not currently able to provide transportation to and from Mane Event Preview Day, nor are we able to provide overnight accommodations for students and their guests. If you require accommodations please contact one of the area hotels located in close proximity to the University. For driving directions from the DFW International Airport and other locations within the state of Texas please refer to our Directions to Campus page for more information.
Do I need to register for Mane Event Preview Day to attend?
Though we do prefer you register in advance, it is not required that you register for Mane Event Preview Day to attend. However, registration prior to attendance does allow our staff the ability to prepare for your arrival and better serve you and your guests during your visit. To register for Mane Event Preview Day, please visit our Registration page.
I will require additional assistance at Mane Event Preview Day. How do I make these arrangements?
If you have a disability and require any additional assistance at Mane Event, please contact the office by phone to discuss arrangements for your visit. All requests must be submitted at least two weeks prior to your visit while we try to accommodate most requests, we cannot guarantee we will be able to meet all requests.
How is Mane Event Preview Day different from New Student Orientation?
Mane Event Preview Day is an optional campus preview event for prospective students. New Student Orientation is a required program for students who have been admitted to Texas A&M-Commerce and who have a desire to enroll for classes at the institution. A large part of New Student Orientation is advising and registration.
So, what do I get out of attending Mane Event Preview Day?
Students and guests who attend Mane Event get an opportunity to take a campus tour with our Lion Student Ambassadors, learn about the University's top-rated programs, explore their academic interests with our University's outstanding faculty, learn about the various services provided to our students, discover the many ways to get involved at the University, and speak with admissions counselors, financial aid representatives, and on-campus housing Residential Living and Learning staff. All student attendees will also get one of our official Mane Event Preview Day T-shirts.
I am a school counselor interested in bringing a group of students to Mane Event Preview Day. How do I go about registering our group to attend?
We would love to have your high school junior and senior or transfer student groups to attend. In order for our staff to prepare for your arrival and better serve you, we advise you to please contact our offices at 903-886-5000 or toll free at 888-868-2682. You can also email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
When & Where
Office of Undergraduate Admissions @ A&M-Commerce
Are you bringing a guest with you to Mane Event?
Make sure your guest, whether family member, parent, friend or whoever is coming with you, has registered for their own guest ticket. They just select the "Parent/Family guest ticket" option and enter their information.