High schoolers invited to take a "First Look" of Geneva College

Admissions will host this event for high school freshmen, sophomores and juniors on Sat., Mar. 16.

BEAVER FALLS, PA (03/07/2013)(readMedia)-- "First Look: An Underclassman Experience" is a special Geneva College event designed for those who are beginning the college search process-high school freshman, sophomores and juniors. Taking place on Saturday, March 16, 2013, this event offers participants the opportunity to experience a college class, speak to current students about campus life, and learn more about making the most of available financial aid.

"First Look gives students a chance to begin their college search early, while also providing them a firsthand experience of Geneva," explains Roger Blevins, Assistant Director of Admissions.

Campus tours will be available, and admissions staff will be on hand throughout the event to answer individual questions. In addition, some student-athletes will have the opportunity to meet with coaches, depending on team schedules.

Scheduled activities begin at 8:30 a.m. with check-in and a continental breakfast. The schedule for the rest of the day is as follows:

8:30 a.m Check-In & Continental Breakfast

9 a.m. Welcome

9:30 a.m. Experience a Class

10:30 a.m. Campus Tours or Athletic Appointment*

*Due to meets and games not all coaches will be available.

11:15 a.m. Academic Session

11:45 a.m. Lunch

12:30 p.m. Student Life

1:15 p.m. Next Steps and Financial Aid

1:25 p.m. Additional Campus Tour (optional)

Visit www.geneva.edu/object/firstlook for more information and to register online.

Questions may be directed to the Admissions Office at 800-847-8255 or admissions@geneva.edu.

Geneva College invites students to accept the challenge of an academically excellent, Christ-centered education. Offering nearly 40 undergraduate majors, an Adult Degree Completion Program with fully online and campus-based options, and seven graduate degrees, Geneva has programs that place students at the forefront of higher learning. Adhering to the inerrancy of Scripture, the liberal arts core curriculum fosters a breadth of knowledge through the study of humanities, social and natural sciences, and experiential learning.