Newberg, Ore. (PRWEB) October 03, 2011
Prospective undergraduate students interested in visiting a Christian college are invited to George Fox University’s Bruin Preview event Thursday and Friday, Nov. 10-11, on the university’s Newberg, Ore., campus.
The two-day event is for high school juniors and seniors, as well as college transfer students, who are interested in experiencing what it’s like to live on a Christian college campus. Students will have the opportunity to attend classes, tour the facilities, learn about financial aid, and meet with current students, faculty, admissions counselors and coaches.
Other events include a president’s continental breakfast for parents and guests, a student-led worship service, a financial aid seminar, and departmental presentations and open houses.
The cost is $30 per student and $10 per parent/guest. The cost 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 registration deadline, registration fees are non-refundable.
High school juniors, seniors or college transfers are invited to stay overnight with current students. Housing is limited to 175 students, so those interested in spending the night should register as soon as possible. Parents are encouraged to attend Bruin Preview to learn about life at George Fox through touring the campus and meeting with administrators and admissions counselors.
To register or get more information, visit bruinpreview.georgefox.edu.
Transportation is available from the Portland airport, train station or bus depot for students traveling from outside the local area without a parent or guardian. Call 800-765-4369, ext. 2240, with your itinerary at least a week before Bruin Preview if you need transportation.
George Fox University is ranked by Forbes among the top Christian colleges in the country. George Fox is a Christian university classified by U.S. News & World Report as a first tier regional university and a “Best Value” school. More than 3,500 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 11 master’s and doctoral degrees.
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