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 Registration: Keohane Sports Center, Fieldhouse
noon - 12:30 pm  Welcome and overview: Diana Chapman Walsh Alumnae Hall, Auditorium
12:45 - 2:30  Student Diversity/Inclusion Workshops
12:45 - 1:45  Parent Panel
1:45 - 2:25 Special Parent Tours (options TBD)
2:30 - 3:30 Financial Aid (students and parents) 
3:30 - 4:45 SFS Counseling Appointments
Parent Reception with advisors, faculty, admission staff
Student Free Time (bookstore, call home, explore campus)
4:45 - 4:55 --4:55p pm Meet Your Overnight Host (students)
5:15 Student Dinner
6:45 - 8:00 Cultural Organization Events or Free Time with Hostess 
8:00 - 10:00 Dessert Reception for Students
 

 

Spring Open Campus, Monday, April 13, 2015
7:00 - 8:30 am  Student breakfast in residence halls (for students who arrived on Sunday)
8:45 - 5:00 pm Registration & Class Sign-Ups Keohane Sports Center, Fieldhouse
10:00 - 10:50  Welcome
11:00 - 11:50  Student Panel (a conversation for students with students)
Distinctly Wellesley for Parents
noon - 1 pm Student Lunch
  Parent Lunch
1:00 - 2:00 Campus Tours
1:15 - 2:15 Financing Your Education
2:30 - 4:15 Science Departments Fair
Humanities and Interdisciplinary Fair
Theatre Studies Open House
Art & Music Open House
3:15 - 4:15 Social Sciences Panel
4:30 - 5:30  Meet Our Alumnae Panel
5:30 - 6:30 Parent Reception
5:30 - 5:40 Meet Your Overnight Host (students)
6:00 - 7:00 Student Dinner
6:30 - 7:30 Varsity Athletics Reception 
7:00 - 8:00 Faculty/Student Chats (students)
7:45 - 8:30 Student Activities Fair (students)
8:45 - 9:30 Live at the Lulu (students)
9:40 onward 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 Student Breakfast
8:00 onward Luggage Drop: Weaver House/Admission Office
8:00 - 8:30 Parent Continental Breakfast
8:30 onward Registration: Weaver House/Admission Office
8:30 - 9:40 *Class Visit (students)
8:30 - 9:40 Campus Services Panel
9:00 - 4:00 pm Student Financial Services Open Office Hours
9:00 - noon Administrative Offices Open Houses
9:00 - noon Cultural Advisors Open Hours
9:50 - 11:00 *Class visits (students)
9:50 - 11:00 Sample Class #1 (students and parents)
9:50 - 11:00 Center for Work and Service Panel - Outcomes Panel
11:10 - 12:20 pm Sample Class #2 (students and parents):
11:10 - 12:20 *Class Visit (students)
11:10 - 12:20 Study Abroad and Other International Opportunities Panel
12:15 - 1:00 Farewell Reception
_____--___ * Note: Students may visit a total of one class.