Columbus Day Open House

We invite you and your family for a lively fall day to learn more about Union College. Tentative schedule is below.

Monday, October 12, 2015

Register here

Schedule of Events

8:00 am

Registration
Tent at Rugby Field
Continental breakfast included

8:45 am

Welcome Address
Memorial Chapel

9:15 am

The Union Approach to Academics
Memorial Chapel
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Class Visits
Various locations
Due to small class sizes parents are asked to make other choices.
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Financial Aid Presentation
Nott Memorial
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Pre-Law Advising
Becker Career Center, Room 201
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Campus Tour
Leaving from Tent at Rugby Field

10:30 am

Class Visits
Various locations
Due to small class sizes parents are asked to make other choices.
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Financial Aid Presentation
Nott Memorial
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Career Success and Advising
Old Chapel
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Pre-Medical Advising and Leadership in Medicine Information Session
Reamer Campus Center Auditorium
A review of student advising, preparation for medical school and Union's Eight Year Leadership in Medicine Program will be discussed. This talk will include admissions requirements, course curriculum and advising.
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Campus Tour
Leaving from Admissions

11:45 am

Luncheon
Rugby Field Tent
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Class Visits
Due to small class sizes parents are asked to make other choices.

12:15 pm

Q & A with Union Students
Nott Memorial
Drop by to meet with current students and have your questions answered.

12:30 pm

Overview and Tour of Engineering
Reamer Campus Center Auditorium
Engineering session followed by a tour of the facilities

12:50 pm

Introduction to Sciences at Union
Olin Auditorium
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Introduction to Humanities and Social Sciences
Old Chapel
For those interested in Anthropology, Classics, Economics, English, History, Modern Languages, Philosophy, Political Science, and Sociology
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Arts Overview and Tours
Henle Dance Pavilion Atrium
For those interested in Music, Visual Arts, Theatre and Dance

2:00 pm

Group Information Session led by Director of Admissions
Nott Memorial
Hear all about Union and the admissions process from Ann Fleming Brown, Director of Admissions.
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Overview and Tour of Athletics
Reamer Auditorium
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Computer Science and Related Disciplines
CROCHET Lab – Wold Ctr. 013A
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Curious about Business?
Old Chapel
Learn about undergraduate options and the combined MBA program.
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Campus Tour
Leaving from Admissions, Grant Hall

5:00 p.m.

Nicolas and Palma Catravas perform a two-piano recital of works by W. F. Bach and Rachmaninoff
Memorial Chapel
Palma Catravas is Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Union College and runs the Phasor Lab, which brings together Music and Electrical Engineering. Phasor Lab is hard to miss in the Wold Building as part of the campus tour - look for a lab with an interesting ceiling. Nicolas Catravas is Vocal Accompanist at Catholic University of America.