Newberg, Ore. (Vocus) October 25, 2010
Prospective undergraduate students interested in learning more about Christian college life are invited to George Fox University’s Bruin Preview event Thursday and Friday, Nov. 11-12, 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 fall chamber music concert Thursday night and a theatre production of the Greek tragedy “Ion” Thursday and Friday at 7:30 p.m. each evening.
Overnight housing accommodations are closed and those who wish to register are encouraged to do so as soon as possible, as space is limited.
Parents are welcome to attend Bruin Preview and participate in events with their students. They will also 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. The cost is $30 per student, which includes admission to events Thursday evening, a full day of activities on Friday, meals for parents/guests on Friday, all meals, and a commemorative T-shirt. The cost per parent or guest is $10.
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 as the top Christian college in the Pacific Northwest and among the top three Christian colleges in the country. George Fox is the only Christian university in the Pacific Northwest classified by U.S. News & World Report as a first tier national university. More than 3,400 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.
Admissions Event Coordinator
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