Evergreen Hosts Preview Day

Published: January 29, 2004

Event Date: January 31, 2004

Evergreen Hosts Preview Day
The Evergreen State College
2700 Evergreen Parkway NW
Olympia, WA 98505
Sat., Jan. 31, 2004
9-4 p.m.

Various campus locations, free, no reservations required

Evergreen hosts Preview Day on Saturday, Jan. 31 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Olympia campus, 2700 Evergreen Parkway NW. Preview Day is a gathering for prospective students and their families, who are invited to campus to meet students, staff and faculty.

The program begins at 9 a.m. in the Daniel J. Evans Library first floor lobby with a welcome and introductions by President Les Purce. Dean of Curriculum Tom Womeldorff will then present "Essential Evergreen" and an overview of the curriculum.

At 10:30, 11:30 and 12:30, guests choose from concurrent sessions:

  • Academic interest area breakout sessions
  • Scholarship and financial aid session
  • Parent panel
  • Student panel
  • First Peoples' Advising
  • Academic Advising and Career Development
  • Recreation and Athletics

From 1 to 4 p.m., guests select from several activities:

  • Admissions advising
  • Walk-up financial information
  • Student Services Fair
  • Campus tours

How to find Evergreen:

Whether coming from the north or south, take I-5 to exit 104. This will put you on Highway 101. Take the third exit; it is marked "The Evergreen State College" exit. Keep to the left. Travel two miles on the Evergreen Parkway to the main campus entrance, which is marked and is on your left. Ample free parking is available.

For information on hotels and maps, go to www.evergreen.edu/admissions/visit.htm .