SPU Friday Sample Schedule


8:45 a.m.

Check In

Refreshments and SPU materials will be provided.

9 a.m.


An admissions counselor welcomes you to campus.

9:30 a.m.

Campus Tour

Current SPU students or admissions staff will guide you on a walking tour of campus.

Class Visits

You can instead visit a class at this time, if you find one that interests you.

10:45 a.m.

Financial Aid 

A financial aid counselor will help guide you through the financial aid process. He or she will also inform you of grant and loan opportunities.

11 a.m.

Admissions Sessions

Freshmen (first-year) applicants
The director of Undergraduate Admissions will lead you through the admission process from beginning to end. You will also learn about scholarships awarded by SPU.

Transfer Applicants
A separate session will be held at this time for those considering applying as a transfer student.

Class Visits

You will also have class visit options at this time, if you find a class that interests you.

Campus Tour

Another campus tour option will be provided.

11:30 a.m.


You and up to two guests are invited to enjoy a complimentary all-you-can-eat lunch at Campus Crossroads in Gwinn Commons.

12:15 p.m.

Q&A With the Campus Experts

Interact with SPU faculty and students as they share their experiences.

1 p.m.

Information Sessions

*Note: Info Sessions vary by event date.

If you are interested in learning more about studying Studio Art, Visual Communication, New Pictures/Illustration, and Art History at SPU, don't miss this info session.

Biology and Pre-Professional Health Science
Are you interested in learning about our biology program or considering tracks in Pre-Medicine, Pre-Dentistry, Pre-Veterinary, Pre-Physical Therapy, Pre-Optometry, we encourage you to attend this session.

Dry Sciences
Don’t miss this session if you’re interested in learning more about our Math, Physics, Engineering & Computer Science programs.

Do you plan to go into nursing? This session is an opportunity for you to speak with a faculty member from the School of Health Sciences.  

School of Education
For students interested in learning about primary and secondary teaching certifications.

School of Business, Government, & Economics
For students interested in learning about SPU's Accounting, Business Administration, Economics, Political Science, & Global Development programs.

1:30 p.m.

Class Visits

A list of classes to visit will be available in your welcome packet.

2 p.m.

Open Office With Admissions Counselors

Would you like to say good-bye to your counselor, find out when he or she will be coming to your town, or ask any last-minute questions? If so, drop by!

3 p.m.

Theatre Building or Music Department Tour

If you are interested in taking a behind-the-scenes tour of our theatre and learning about our Theatre Department, you won’t want to miss this tour of McKinley Hall.

If you are interested in touring our Music Department, you won’t want to miss this chance to tour Crawford Music Building and our brand new Nickerson Studios.