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University to Host Undergraduate Open House September 29

Published: September 23, 2019 | Categories: Arts and Sciences, All News, Business, Engineering
Welcome Center at night

September 29, 2019 at 8:30 a.m.

The University will host high school students and their parents at an open house on Sunday, September 29, 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the St. Germain Campus Center. The event is free, but advance reservation is requested by calling 413-782-1312 or visiting

This undergraduate open house is intended for all prospective students, regardless of their year in high school. It is an opportunity to come to campus to get a sense of the University's warm and engaging community, while learning about the wide variety of academic programs and emphasis on inter-disciplinary collaboration.

Students and parents will have the chance to tour the campus and residence halls, meet current students, get a general overview of the admissions and financial aid process, and have academic questions answered. The day concludes with an exhibit where students can gather more information on student clubs and activities, honors programs, athletic opportunities at both the NCAA and intramural levels, as well as hear from the Career Development Center regarding the varied internship and career opportunities students are receiving.