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UW College of the Environment: Future Student Visit Day 2017

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Join us for UW College of the Environment Future Student Visit Day 2017

If you are passionate about discovering how our world works, you belong at the College of the Environment. At the College of the Environment’s Future Student Visit Day, high school juniors, seniors, and prospective transfer students are invited to explore College of the Environment majors, meet faculty, and hear from current students.

When

Friday, August 18, 2017

8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where

University of Washington – Seattle Campus

Who

Future Student Visit Day is perfect for high school students entering their junior or senior year and prospective transfer students from community colleges and other universities.

This event is free to attend but space is limited and advance registration is required. Guests are welcome, but are limited to one adult family member or guest per student registrant.

The University of Washington expects parents or guardians to provide supervision for their minor children while attending University of Washington events that are open to the public. Parents or guardians should not leave their minor children unsupervised on University property.

Future Student Visit Day highlights

  • Explore all seven undergraduate majors offered by the College of the Environment, as well as unique courses and research opportunities available to undergraduate students at the College
  • Connect with current students, all of whom were recently in your position—exploring academic institutions in search of the best fit
  • Chat with faculty and advisers about your interests and the best ways to further develop them
  • Explore the University of Washington’s historic campus
  • Learn about the UW admissions and financial aid process

Agenda

8:30 a.m.

Check in

Pick up your name tag and program and then enjoy a cup of coffee while connecting with current College of the Environment students.

9:00 a.m.

Welcome to the College of the Environment: Overview of Academic Programs

Hear a little bit about the College of the Environment, including what we’re all about and our role in bringing solution-oriented thinking to big environmental issues.

10 a.m.

Breakout Session 1

Choose from a selection of classes, lab tours, and information sessions to see the kinds of innovative work our faculty and students participate in. From forestry to oceanography, a variety of majors and focus areas will be represented.

11 a.m.

Breakout Session 2

Choose from a selection of classes, lab tours, and information sessions to see the kinds of innovative work our faculty and students participate in. From forestry to oceanography, a variety of majors and focus areas will be represented.

Noon

Lunch on Your Own

Bring a picnic to enjoy in an iconic campus site or check out one of our on-campus dining halls.

1:30 p.m.

Panel: The Student Experience

What’s it like to be a College of the Environment undergrad? Explore that question and more at our student experience panel discussion.

2:30 p.m.

Breakout Session 3

Choose from a selection of classes, lab tours, and information sessions to see the kinds of innovative work our faculty and students participate in. From forestry to oceanography, a variety of majors and focus areas will be represented.

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