Newberg, Ore. (Vocus) March 12, 2010
George Fox University will host Bruin Preview, a Christian college preview event designed to give prospective students the opportunity to experience university life on the Newberg, Ore., campus, on Thursday and Friday, April 8-9.
The two-day event is for high school juniors, seniors and college transfer students interested in the university’s undergraduate programs.
Students will have an opportunity to attend classes, stay in residence halls, tour the campus, learn about financial aid, and meet with current students, faculty, admissions counselors and coaches.
Parents are welcome to attend Bruin Preview and participate in events with their students. They also will learn about life at George Fox through touring the campus and meeting administrators and admissions counselors.
For students visiting without a parent or guardian, transportation is available from the Portland airport, train station or bus depot.
The registration deadline is Thursday, April 1. To register, visit bruinpreview.georgefox.edu or call 800-765-4369, ext. 2240. The cost is $25 per student and $10 per parent/guest and includes admission to the evening events on Thursday, a full day of activities on Friday, meals for parents/guests on Friday, and all meals, lodging, and a commemorative T-shirt for students.
After the deadline, registration will be handled by telephone on a space-available basis only and require a $30 non-refundable registration fee.
George Fox University is ranked by Forbes as one of the top 100 colleges in the country and highest among Christian colleges. George Fox is the only Christian university in the Pacific Northwest classified by U.S. News & World Report as a national university. More than 3,300 students attend classes on the university’s campus in Newberg, Ore., and at teaching centers in Portland, Salem, and Redmond, Ore., and Boise, Idaho. George Fox offers bachelor’s degrees in more than 40 majors, degree-completion programs for working adults, five seminary degrees, and 12 master’s and doctoral degrees.
Admissions Event Coordinator