SFA to host Showcase Saturday on Nov. 16
Stephen F. Austin State University will have a free, campus-wide open house on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013. Students will be able to speak with representatives from academic departments, take a campus tour, visit housing facilities, and learn about financial aid and scholarship opportunities.
Event registration will begin at noon on the first floor of the Baker Pattillo Student Center and will remain open until 1p.m. Each person who registers will receive an information packet. The opening program begins at 1p.m. and will provide an overview of the day’s events. Guests will then be able to visit with representatives of the academic departments until 4 p.m. at the Academic and the Student Services Fair in the Student Recreation Center. Student service department representatives will also be on hand to provide information on campus life until 4:30 p.m. in the student center.
Campus and residence hall tours will begin at 1:45 p.m. and continue until 5 p.m. Campus tours will take students on a guided walk of the SFA campus, while the residence hall tour will showcase several halls on both the north and south ends of campus. Admissions counselors will be available to discuss admission procedures and requirements in the Rusk Building, Room 206, from 1:45 to 5p.m.
“There is no better time than Showcase Saturday to visit the beautiful SFA campus and enjoy the Lumberjack Experience,” said Ryan Horne, assistant director of the Office of Admissions.
No RSVP is required. Showcase Saturday is intended for individual high school or college transfer students and their families. For any questions that students or families may have, please contact SFA’s Office of Admissions at (936) 468-2504, firstname.lastname@example.org.