Monday, February 17, and Friday, April 10, 2020 


All-Day Events

Attend a Class

Students are encouraged to attend classes throughout the day to get a taste of the classroom experience. Parents, check out the other events on the schedule or visit one of our coffee shops or dining facilities. 

Information Booths

Have a question or need directions? Stop by the information booths at Horizon House, our Admission building (D1 on campus map), or in the lobby of the College Center at Crozier-Williams (G2).



8:30- 9:15 a.m.   Registration and Reception

Joanne Toor Cummings Gallery, Cummings Arts Center (D3)



9:15- 10 a.m.  Welcome

Hear from Andy Strickler, Dean of Admission and Financial Aid; Katherine Bergeron,
President; and a student speaker.

John C. Evans Hall, Cummings Arts Center (D3)  


 

10:15- 11:05 a.m. 

Your Life at Conn

Get an overview of the Conn experience—academics, community and extracurriculars. Learn about our Connections curriculum, the resources and support available to students, and the Honor Code that sets the tone for life on our close-knit campus.

John C. Evans Hall, Cummings Arts Center (D3) 

Campus Tour

Departs from Cummings Arts Center (D3)



11:15 a.m.-12:05 p.m. 

Lunch A

Meet our professors and learn more about academic departments and majors, interdisciplinary centers and programs. Representatives at designated tables will be happy to share information and answer your questions. 

1962 Room, College Center at Crozier-Williams (G2) 

Campus Tour 

Departs from Cummings Arts Center (D3)



12:15-1:05 p.m. 

Lunch B

Meet our professors and learn more about academic departments and majors, interdisciplinary centers and programs. Representatives at designated tables will be happy to share information and answer your questions. 

1962 Room, College Center at Crozier-Williams (G2) 

Campus Tour

Departs from College Center at Crozier-Williams (G2)



1:15- 2:05 p.m. 

Career Preparation, Professional Development and Internships

Conn’s career advising program starts day one and continues for the next four years. Hear from students as they share stories from their internships, many funded by the College, and the comprehensive preparation and support they receive at Conn.

1941 Room, Second Floor, College Center at Crozier-Williams (G2)

STEM Tour

Tour our state-of-the-art science center and other STEM facilities with faculty from the departments of astronomy, behavioral neuroscience, biology, botany, chemistry, computer science, environmental studies, geophysics, physics and mathematics.

Tour Departs from the Front Lobby on the Ground Floor of the Science Center at New London Hall (E3)

Campus Tour

Departs from College Center at Crozier-Williams (G2)



2:15-3:05 p.m.  

Financial Aid 101

Members of the financial aid staff will explain the ins and outs of financial aid, including the Net Price Calculator, as well as required forms and deadlines for our need-based aid process.

John C. Evans Hall, Cummings Arts Center (D3)

The Arts: A Tour

Learn how the arts at Conn challenge and support the experiential and intellectual development of students. Departments offering tours include dance, music, studio art and theater. 

Tour starts in the Joanne Toor Cummings Gallery, Cummings Arts Center (D3)



3:15-4 p.m. 

Farewell Gathering

Have you ever had a Camel Cookie? Don’t miss this delicious Connecticut College tradition, or your chance to get more information and answers from staff and students.

Joanne Toor Cummings Gallery, Cummings Arts Center (D3)