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Spring Visit Days

Monday, April 7 and Friday, April 18, 2014

Have you been admitted to Linfield?  All admitted high school and transfer students (and their families) are invited to join us for Spring Visit Days in April. Students are welcome to spend the night on campus, sit in on a class and learn the ins and outs of the Linfield College experience. Families will hear details about our academic advising process, Orientation program and have a chance to visit with current students and staff.  Spend a spring day with us!

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Sunday, April 6 or Thursday, April 17 (optional)

4:00 p.m., Meet Overnight Host, Fred Meyer Lounge, Riley Campus Center

Students spending the night in a residence hall with a current student prior to one of the Spring Visit Days will be introduced to their hosts.  Meal vouchers will be provided for the duration of the campus visit, including dinner and breakfast. These overnight visits are optional.

All student overnight guests must sign an overnight visitor contract.  You are welcome to print it out and bring the completed copy with you to campus.  Extra copies will be available at the time of check in.

Please note that overnight visits are for students only. We encourage parents and family members to review our listing of off-campus lodging

Monday, April 7 or Friday, April 18

8:00 – 9:00 a.m., Registration, Fred Meyer Lounge, Riley Campus Center

After checking in at the registration table, we encourage you to mingle with faculty, staff and current students in our student activities and resource fair. A variety of representatives will be available to answer your questions, including Career Services, Academic Advising and Student Government.

Students spending the night will receive their event packet when they arrive to campus to check-in for their overnight stay, but are encouraged to visit the activities fair the next morning.

An optional breakfast is served until 10:30 a.m. in Dillin Hall, our main dining hall. If you wish to have breakfast, please let us know during the registration process. 

8:15 – 10:00 a.m., Class Visit (students only)

Students will receive class details in their event packets.  All classes will end by 10:00 a.m.

9:15 – 10:10 a.m., Linfield 101 (parents & families, optional for students)

While students are in class, parents and family members will attend their own session highlighting Linfield’s general education, the Linfield curriculum, and first-year courses. Students attending a class ending at or before 9:15 a.m. are encouraged to attend.

10:20 –11:30 a.m., Life at Linfield (all)

What is life like for a Linfield College student? Join Linfield community members as they share information about living and learning at Linfield.  Current students and representatives from the Student Affairs, Residence Life, Career Development and Academic Affairs offices will be available to answer questions.

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., Lunch (all)

Join members of the Linfield community for a hosted lunch and conversation in our dining commons.

Nursing: For those interested in our nursing program, a presentation will begin at 11:45 a.m. in the President’s Dining Room with one of our nursing academic advisors. We encourage you to select your lunch and bring it to the presentation.

12:30 – 1:30 p.m., Residence Hall Tour (all)

A current student will lead you around campus to show you the differences between several of our residence halls.  This is a tour of residence halls only.  A traditional campus tour will be available at 1:30 p.m.

1:30 – 2:30 p.m., Optional Campus Tour or Goodbye

Before saying goodbye to Linfield or exploring campus on your own, we invite you to stop by and introduce yourself to your admission counselor, visit the bookstore, get your last minute questions answered and grab a snack from Starbucks. A traditional student-led campus tour that lasts for approximately one hour is also available at this time.

1:30 – 4:00 p.m., Optional Individual Appointments

Appointments with the offices of Financial Aid, Learning Support Services and many athletic coaches will be available to those who pre-schedule an individual appointment on the Spring Visit Day registration form. Times and locations of the appointments will be made available in the student’s event packet.