October 14, 2002
BOLIVAR — Southwest Baptist University (SBU) will host its annual Fall Visitation Day Nov. 2 on the Bolivar campus.
Fall Visitation Day is an opportunity for prospective students and their parents to see the SBU campus and meet current SBU students and faculty.
Registration begins at 8 a.m. in Goodson Student Union. Following registration, guests can meet the SBU faculty and visit display booths while enjoying morning refreshments.
Welcome and entertainment begin at 8:30 a.m. From 10:45 a.m. – 1 p.m. guided tours of the campus will be held every 15 minutes, and tours of dorms will be held every 30 minutes. Lunch will be served from 12:30 – 1:15 p.m. in Mellers Dining Commons.
Steve Henderson, president of Christian Consulting for Colleges and Ministries, Inc., will present "Why Choose a Christian College? – A message every Christian parent and student should hear." The 10:30 a.m. event will be held in Pike Auditorium.
Interest sessions will include the "World of Academics," admissions, scholarships, financial assistance, athletics and student life. The "World of Academics" is an opportunity to meet with SBU faculty and staff members from all academic areas of interest.
Other events include a Friday evening concert, sponsored by the Student Government Association and the office of student life, featuring "SubSeven" Punk with Talent. Saturday, guests can attend a soccer game at noon and a football game at 2 p.m.
For additional information concerning Fall Visitation Day, contact the SBU office of admissions at 417-328-1810 or 1-800-526-5859. Information can also be found at: www.sbuniv.edu.