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Departmental Open House and Scholarship Competition

High school seniors and transfer students planning to enroll at Augustana for the fall of 2022 are invited to participate in the Academic Departmental Open House and Scholarship Competition on Feb. 12, 2022.

More than 30 academic departments from 90 majors and other programs will be your hosts. Learn about your chosen program and compete for a share of more than $500,000 in departmental scholarships. Scholarship winners are awarded $4,000 ($1,000 a year for four years). 

Register for Feb. 12

Schedule of events

9 a.m. Check-in at the Roy J. Carver P.E. Center

9-9:45 a.m. Augie Opportunities Fair

10-10:15 a.m. Welcome address

10:30-11:30 a.m. Departmental Open House (parents and students)

11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Scholarship Competition (students)

11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Parent sessions (parents and guests)

12:30 p.m. Campus tours and lunch (optional)

12:30-3 p.m. Wrap-up reception with admissions 

Interested in competing as an art, music or theatre student? To compete for scholarships in these departments, students must submit a portfolio review, music audition or theatre audition.

Students who compete during the November open house are not eligible to compete in February. Students are not eligible to compete more than once.

COVID-19 requirements

Students and guests are required to provide proof of full vaccination (proof of boosters is not required) or written evidence from a medical professional of a negative COVID-19 test taken within 48 hours of the event's start time. This requirement applies to all visitors who are age 12 or older. 

Prospective students are allowed to bring two guests.

Masks are required indoors for everyone on the Augustana College campus, regardless of vaccination status.