Admitted Student Day

Our Premier Event for Admitted Students and Their Families

Spend a Saturday with us and explore Western's campus and residence halls, meet with current Western students, attend an Academic Department Majors Fair, have lunch on campus, attend a Student Services and Club Fair, and more! Please view the agenda below for more detailed information about the program options.


Saturday, April 4, 2020


The cost to attend Admitted Student Day is $10 per person. Please note that the fee for Admitted Student Day is non refundable should your plans change.

For students who were eligible for an application fee waiver—or whose FAFSA indicates an EFC (Expected Family Contribution) of $6,000 or less—may be eligible for a fee waiver to attend the program. For more information, please contact the Admissions Office at

Subject to change

8:00 - 8:30 a.m. 

Check in with campus tour

9:00 - 9:45 a.m.

Check in without campus tour

9:00 - 12:00 p.m.

Academic Department Fair

10:00 - 10:30 a.m.

Welcome Session

11:00 - 1:45 p.m.

Lunch in the Dining Commons*

11:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Select residence halls across campus are open

1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Explore Campus on your own: Campus Club & Services Fair, Wade King Recreation Center Tours, Engineering & Design Lab Tours, Interest Sessions, and more!


*Lunch time based on selection during registration, students will receive a personal agenda via email and at check-in.

Sample only

At 2:00 and 3:00 p.m. you will have the opportunity to attend the following interest sessions. All sessions are available at both times.

  • Financial Aid: Paying for College
  • Making Western Your Home: Come Live With Us
  • Honors Program
  • College 101 Student Panel
  • Study Abroad: Come to Western and See the World!

From 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. you are invited to explore campus on your own by attending any of our afternoon options!

Attend the Campus Clubs & Student Services Fair, which will include representatives from many student clubs and organizations and student services, join the students and faculty of the Engineering & Design Department for tours of lab spaces, connect with several Student Support Resource offices, the Ethnic Student Center, and University Residences in our Library to get your questions answered,take a tour of our Wade King Recreational Center, visit our residence halls, and more!

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