Spring Open Campus 2015: Program Schedule

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE: Please refer to the Schedule of Events in your Spring Open Campus Program for definite times and locations. 

"Conversations on Diversity" Day, Sunday, April 12, 2015
An optional day or overnight program. For students who are interested in discovering Wellesley's diverse and inclusive community - including students who are from underrepresented cultural backgrounds such as African American, Latina American, Native American, and Asian American; first-generation students; and/or students from other underrepresented communities and regions.
11:00 am - 5 pm All Registration: Keohane Sports Center, Fieldhouse
11:05 - 11:55 am All Campus Tour, departs from Keohane Sports Center, Fieldhouse
noon - 12:30 pm  All Welcome and overview: Diana Chapman Walsh Alumnae Hall, Auditorium
12:45 - 2:30  Students Circles of Myself Workshop: "I am Wellesley"
12:45 - 1:45  Parents Panel: Parents Who Will...support their daughter!
1:45 - 2:25 Parents Open Houses: Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Science Center, Alexandra Botanic Gardens, Honeywell Arboretum, Margaret C. Ferguson Greenhouses
2:30 - 3:30 All Understanding your Financial Aid Package
3:30 - 4:45 All Student Financial Services Open Office Hours
Parents Parent Reception with advisors, faculty, admission staff
Students "Let Me Take a #Selfie": A fun scavenger hunt
4:45 - 4:55 --4:55p pm Students Meet Your Overnight Host (students)
5:15 - 6:30 Students Student Dinner
6:30 - 7:45 Students Free time to explore and relax or join a cultural group for lively conversation 
8:00 - 9:00 Students Dessert Reception for Students
9:00-10:00 Students Free Time

 

Spring Open Campus, Monday, April 13, 2015
7:00 - 8:30 am  Students Student breakfast in residence halls (for students who arrived on Sunday)
8:45 - 5:00 pm All Student Registration & Class Sign-Ups; Luggage Drop-Off
Parent Registration, Sample Class Sign-up
 Keohane Sports Center, Fieldhouse
8:45 - 9:35
8:50 - 9:40
8:55 - 9:45
9:00 - 9:50
All Campus Tours, departing from the Keohane Sports Center every five minutes from 8:45 - 9:00 am.
9:00 - 4:00 All Student Financial Services (SFS) Counseling Appointments
Go to the SFS Office (Schneider Center 122) to sign up for a time. See also discussion about financing at 1:15 today.
10:00 - 10:50  All Welcome
11:00 - 11:50  Students Panel: Get Real—A Candid Chat with Wellesley Students 
Parents Panel: Distinctly Wellesley
noon - 1 pm Students Student Lunch, Bates, Stone-Davis, or Tower Dining Rooms
Parents Lunch for Family and Friends, Keohane Sports Center, Multipurpose Gym
1:15 - 2:15 All Campus Tours or Free Time to Explore
1:15 - 2:15 All Financing Your Wellesley Education
2:30 - 4:15 All Art, Music, and Theatre Studies Open House
Humanities and Interdisciplinary Fair
Science Departments Fair
3:15 - 4:15 All Social Sciences Panel
4:30 - 5:30  All Meet Our Alumnae Panel
5:30 - 6:30 Parents Parent Reception
5:30 - 5:40 Students Meet Your Overnight Hostess (students)
6:00 - 7:00 Students Student Dinner with Overnight Hostesses
6:30 - 7:30 Students Varsity Athletics Reception with Varsity Coaching Staff 
7:00 - 8:00 Students Faculty/Student Chats (students)
7:45 - 8:30 Students Student Activities Fair (students)
8:45 - 9:30 Students Live at the Lulu (students)
9:40 onward Students Open student organizations meetings (students)

 

Spring Open Campus, Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Ongoing Tours: available at 10 am, 11 am, 2 pm, and 3 pm, departing from Weaver House/Admission Office
7:30 - 8:30 am Students Student Breakfast
8:00 am - 4:00 pm Students Luggage Drop Off: Weaver House/Admission Office. Remember to pick up your luggage by 4:00 pm today. The Admission Office door automatically locks at 4:30. If you hope to take a class today, all remaining Class Visit tickets will be in the Admission Office at 8:00 am.
8:30 onward All Registration: Weaver House/Admission Office
8:30 - 9:40 Students Student Class Visits
Parents Campus Services Panel & Parent Breakfast
9:00 - 4:00 pm All Student Financial Services Open Office Hours
9:00 - noon All Administrative Offices Open Houses
9:50 - 11:00 Students Student Class Visits
All Parent Sample Class #1: "Interactive Theatre"
All Outcomes Panel: Center for Work and Service
11:10 - 12:20 pm All Parent Sample Class #2: "A Short Introduction to the Math Hidden All Around You"
Students Student Class Visits
All Panel: Study Abroad and Other International Opportunities 
12:15 - 1:00  All Farewell Reception
1:30-2:15 pm Students Student Class Visits