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Imagine Yourself Here

An SFA Experience for Prospective Students
Monday, October 10, 2016

Observe and participate in classes, workshops, presentations, and exhibits for a unique opportunity to explore what it is like to be a student in the School of Fine Arts at the University of Connecticut in one of the four exciting artistic disciplines: Art and Art History, Digital Media and Design, Dramatic Arts, and Music.

2016 AGENDA

PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS

9:45 - 10:45 a.m.
Registration, Drama/Music Lobby
Take a selfie with UConn’s Mascot, Jonathan. Use the ‘Imagine Yourself Here’ filter on Snapchat. And don't forget to use the #uconnarts hashtag on Instagram, Facebook & Twitter!

10:45 - 11:00 a.m.
Introduction to the School of Fine Arts, Nafe Katter Theatre
Dean's Welcome

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
S
tudent Workshops
Students will participate in a hands-on workshop and meet with current undergraduates and faculty to explore the major that interests them.

1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
S
tudents Luncheon at Music Building
Lunch will be provided for prospective students in Room 102 of the Music Building.

2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Campus and Fine Arts Building Tours
(
Campus tours begin at 2:15 p.m. and last approximately one hour.)
Parents and students reconnect. Campus tours depart from the lobby of the Drama/Music Library.

PARENTS / FAMILIES

9:45 - 10:45 a.m.
Registration, Drama/Music Lobby
Take a selfie with UConn’s Mascot, Jonathan. Use the ‘Imagine Yourself Here’ filter on Snapchat. And don't forget to use the #uconnarts hashtag on Instagram, Facebook & Twitter!

10:45 - 11:00 a.m.
Introduction to the School of Fine Arts, Nafe Katter Theatre
Dean's Welcome

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon
Parents Orientation, Nafe Katter Theatre
Parents will have an open discussion with representatives from the Dean's Office, Admissions, Financial Aid, and Career Services.

12:00 Noon - 1:00 p.m.
Parents Lunch Break
Parents will break for lunch or visit Storrs Center.
www.storrscenter.com

1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Departmental Visits
Parents will have the opportunity to meet with the Academic Department Heads. (Note that there are different locations for each department head meeting.)

2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Campus and Fine Arts Building Tours
(
Campus tours begin at 2:15 p.m. and last approximately one hour.)
Parents and students reconnect. Campus tours depart from the lobby of the Drama/Music Library.

Parking is available in North and South garages and the Storrs Center Parking Garage (see map provided) for a nominal fee.

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