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Contact: Thomas McLaughlin
E-mail: tmclaugh@cougar.kean.edu

Kean University to Host Undergraduate Open House

UNION, N.J. Ė The Office of Undergraduate Admissions at Kean University will host a spring open house on Sunday, April 6, beginning at 11:30 a.m. in Harwood Arena, located on the Universityís campus at 1000 Morris Avenue in Union, N.J.

Designed to meet the needs and interests of high-school juniors, transfer applicants and their parents, this event will feature presentations held by Keanís numerous academic departments, as well as a host of workshops on important topics such as financial aid, transfer services and the admissions process.

A reception and registration will commence the dayís activities at 11:30 a.m., followed by a welcome address from Kean President Dr. Dawood Farahi at noon, in Harwood Arena. Prospective students will then have an opportunity to meet with the deans and students of Keanís four undergraduate colleges from 12:45 p.m. to 3 p.m.

From 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., the University Services Showcase will be presented in the University Center Atrium, while new student workshops will be held at several designated sites throughout campus. Members of the faculty will also be available throughout the day to provide information on the many outstanding academic degrees the University has to offer.

Additionally, the Office of Undergraduate Admissions student ambassadors will lead campus tours, providing insight and speaking of their own experiences at Kean, every 30 minutes from 12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. The Office of Residence Life will provide tours of the residence halls every 30 minutes from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

For more information, please contact Keanís Office of Undergraduate Admissions at (908) 737-7100.