Open House

Schedule of Events

Thursday, November 1st – Marriot Atlanta Marquis

6 – 7pm - Arrival Registration
During registration, prospective students will receive their identification badge, Morehouse parking pass and itinerary for the next day activities as well as a souvenir gift. 

7 – 9pm - Welcome Reception
At this time guest will have an opportunity to meet the Admissions staff, college administrators, and current students.  (Hors d’ oeuvres will be served.)

Friday, November 2nd - Morehouse College Campus

7:30am - Boarding Shuttle
Shuttle to Morehouse College

8am – 9:00am – Kick off Breakfast – Chivers/ Lane Dining Hall
Enjoy breakfast on “The House”
 
9am – 9:30am – Welcome Session – Ray Charles Performing Arts Center
 Dr. Willis Sheftall, Interim Provost of the College and other college administrators will be present to welcome prospective students and parents to the College.

9:45am – 10am - Breakout Groups
Prospective students will be separated into groups based on future major and will be accompanied by Morehouse Student Ambassadors.

10am – 12pm – Departmental Dean Showcase – Various Locations
Prospective students will learn about the academic life of a Morehouse student by meeting departmental deans, faculty and current students. Guests will have the opportunity to explore their interests in an effort to discover their possible academic major.

12pm – 1:15pm – Lunch on “The House” – Chivers/ Lane Dining Hall
Reflect and enjoy lunch with your future brothers.

1:15pm – 2pm - Campus Tours  
Walking tours are led by Student Ambassadors.  Visit historic landmarks, academic buildings, residence halls and athletic facilities.

2pm – 2:45pm – Financial Aid Presentation – Sale Hall
Discover the process of applying for and receiving financial aid and scholarships opportunities.

3pm – 4:30pm – College Representative/Student Organizational Campus Fair – Archer Hall
The Campus Fair is presented by the students and staff members of various organizations, clubs and departments including Athletics.  Meet representatives who can answer your questions and provide you with information about student life and campus activities.

4:30pm – 6pm – Interviews – Welcome Center
Most applications speak for themselves!  An interview can give you an opportunity to show off your personality in ways that aren't possible on the application.

6:30pm - Departure

Shuttle to Marriott Atlanta Marquis
Register for the open house or schedule an individual guided tour.
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