GANNON UNIVERSITY WELCOMES STUDENTS TO FALL OPEN HOUSE
Posted: October 13, 2017
Gannon University is welcoming
prospective students and their families to campus for its annual Fall Open House
on Saturday, Oct. 21 from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. to experience the possibilities
Gannon has to offer interested students currently making their college choices.
At Open House, prospective students
pursing their undergraduate degrees, including transfer and non-traditional
students, will receive an informative and engaging introduction to college life
at Gannon and experience campus first-hand.
Students and their families will have
the opportunity to learn more about Gannon’s innovative undergraduate academic programs
and small class sizes, which offer a 13:1 student-to-faculty ratio. They will
meet current students and talk with faculty experts who bring real-world
experience and hands-on learning into Gannon’s classrooms and laboratories.
Throughout the day, students will have
the opportunity to experience everything from making Gannon their new home, to getting
involved on campus and career planning for life after graduation. Students and
their families will connect with representatives across campus such as
residence life, student clubs and organizations, dining services, learning
abroad, commuter life, campus police and safety, as well as with coaches from
Gannon’s 20 varsity sports and 10 club sports teams. Gannon’s financial aid and
admissions team will also be available to answer questions and provide helpful
tips and hints for beginning this important and exciting next step in the
Campus tours will be provided at Open
House during which students and their families will have the opportunity meet
and hear first-hand more about the college experience from the Gannon Family as
they explore the new exceptional learning environments across campus, residence
halls and amenities such as Gannon’s Recreation and Wellness Center.
Registered high school seniors are
invited to compete in one of five academic contests to win four-year awards of
$500 to $3,000 annually. Contests will be administered at 10 a.m. for
registered students in the areas of Health Professions and Sciences; Humanities
and Social Sciences; Education; Engineering and Computer Science; and Business.
Register today for Open House and view
a full schedule of events online at gannon.edu/visit.
About Gannon University:
Gannon University is a Catholic,
diocesan university with campuses in Erie, Pennsylvania, and Ruskin, Florida,
offering online and traditional associate, bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral
programs to more than 4,000 academically talented and diverse students.
Gannon University is dedicated to
excellence in teaching, scholarship and service. Inspired by the Catholic
Tradition, the University offers a
comprehensive, values-centered learning experience that emphasizes faith,
leadership, inclusiveness and social responsibility.