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Your visit will include a tour of campus, meeting faculty in your area of interest, sessions about financial aid and university housing, and a drawing for a $1000 scholarship. We look forward to helping you See Yourself @ Southwestern.

Upcoming Preview Day

  • Saturday, October 29, 2016
  • Saturday, February 4, 2017
  • Saturday, April 1, 2017

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Preview Day

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8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Check-In

  • Student Success Center Lobby
  • An Admission Process & Freshman Experience Session is offered at 8:30 AM in the Student Success Center Conference Rooms for those arriving early.

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM Welcome

  • Student Success Center Storm Dome
  • Welcome from our University President
  • Only @ Southwestern Video

9:30 AM - 10:15 AM Academic Sessions

  • Academic Buildings
  • Arts and Humanities
  • Business
  • Computing and Mathematics
  • Education
  • Nursing
  • Sciences and Pre-Professional Health

10:15 AM - 11:30 AM Campus Tour

  • The tour of Southwestern will include the freshmen residence hall and our glass blowing lab.

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Student Organization Fair, Student Success Center
  • Financial Aid Session, Student Success Center Storm Dome
  • Admission Process & Freshman Experience, Student Success Center Conference Rooms

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

  • Student Organization Fair, Student Success Center
  • Financial Aid Session, Student Success Center Storm Dome
  • Admission Process & Freshman Experience, Student Success Center Conference Rooms

12:30 PM

  • Closing Remarks and Drawing for $1000 Scholarship
  • Student Success Center Storm Dome

12:45 PM

  • Trolley Tour of the City of Americus (Optional, 30 minutes)
  • Leaving from Student Success Center Parking Lot

Please plan to eat lunch on campus following Preview Day or at one of Americus's great local restaurants. A list of local eateries will be provided at Preview Day. The campus dining hall accepts cash or credit and remains open until 2:00 PM on Saturdays.

Meet the Zephyrs

Zephyrs are student leaders. They are our campus tour guides and they will show you why they love Southwestern!

Zephyr Group

*Only high school juniors and seniors who attend Preview Day are eligible to enter the drawing and/or receive the $1000 scholarship. Students must be present the entire day. The Preview Day Scholarship must be used during the academic year immediately following the recipient's high school graduation. The recipient will receive $500 for fall semester and $500 for spring semester. This award is for one year. Students may only win this scholarship once.

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