It Begins with 'A'
Saturday, April 12
It Begins with "A" is a day of activities to connect with students who have chosen Augustana, and those still deciding. Is Augustana College the right fit for you and your family? From A to Z we'll share some details of enrollment at Augustana so you can be sure this is the place you want to spend the next four years.
Reaffirm that Augustana is a great choice for you.
Hear from alumni about how Augustana made a difference in their careers.
Learn the next steps of becoming an Augustana student: how you'll select classes, when you'll choose a major, housing selection and more.
Participate in an Augie tradition. If you know you will join the Augustana Class of 2018, you can celebrate by ringing the gong.
Schedule of events
8:30 a.m. Campus tour (optional)
9:30 a.m. Check-in/packet pick-up
10 a.m. "Where can 'A' take you?" presentation by Augie seniors
11 a.m. Various sessions and lunch (see below)
2 p.m. Alumni success panel
2:45 p.m. Wrap-up
Session descriptions: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Housing, Student Life and Leadership: Learn how housing selections are made, how to get involved in student organizations and how to become a leader on campus and beyond. Get information about new student orientation and move-in day.
Advising and Mentoring: Your advisor will be one of the first people you get to know well as an Augustana student. Learn how working closely with your advisor will help you excel in your chosen field and make the most of your Augustana experience.
Lunch in the Center for Student Life: Enjoy a meal in our new dining hall and visit with current Augustana students and future classmates.