Release Date: Feb. 15, 2010
Discover ASU Welcomes Prospective Students to Campus
Angelo State University will welcome prospective students and their families to campus on Saturday, Feb. 20, for “Discover ASU,” a day-long program designed to acquaint potential enrollees with the university and its numerous educational opportunities.
Discover ASU allows prospective students to visit campus and see what Angelo State has to offer in academic programs, facilities and opportunities for intellectual and personal growth.
Activities will begin with check-in at 9:30 a.m. Saturday in the Junell Center/Stephens Arena, 2235 S. Jackson St. The general welcome session will begin at 10 a.m. to be followed at 11 a.m. by informational sessions covering admissions, how to selection a major, multicultural opportunities and student organizations/Greek life. There will also be sessions on pre-health professions, the teacher education program, Air Force ROTC, the Studio I student drama group and the Honors Program.
Lunch will be served at 11:45 a.m. followed by a student organization and academic department fair from 12:30-2 p.m. in the Houston Harte University Center and campus tours from 12:30-3 p.m. A free astronomy show, “Black Holes: Point of No Return,” in the ASU Planetarium is scheduled at 2 p.m.
Attending students and their families will also receive complimentary tickets to the ASU Rambelles and Rams basketball games against Eastern New Mexico at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. in the Junell Center/Stephens Arena.
To learn more about Discover ASU or to register, call the ASU Admissions Office at (325) 942-2041 or (800) 946-8627, or go online to www.angelo.edu/events/discover_asu/.