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Spring Preview Day 2018

Spring Preview Day 2018

McNeese Spring Preview Day - Saturday, February 24, 2018

We at McNeese State University invite you to a campus-wide open house for prospective students and their families.
During this one day, you can meet faculty & staff, tour the dorms, visit the student union and bookstore and see what McNeese has to offer you. You can also learn more about our colleges and majors, get information about admission and pick up some financial aid and scholarship information, too. Bring your family and friends, and we'll see you Saturday, February 24, 2018.
This event has different sessions, campus tours, and housing tours that you choose when you would like to attend. 

Online registration

Only prospective students need to register.
(Each participant should register separately. If your are bringing a group each person needs to register.)

Schedule of Events

Schedule of Events
9:30am - 10:30am Department and Organization Browse
Student Union Annex and Parra Ballroom (#23 on campus map) Location has changed due to inclement weather. 
Come and go as you please
10:30am - 11:00am 1st Mini-Session
Now That You're Admitted - BBC 153 (#2 on campus map)
Student Services - Frasch 130 (#10 on campus map)
Student Life - Frasch 101 (#10 on campus map)
McNeese Student Housing - Holbrook / Old Ranch (#13 on campus map)
Financial Aid / Scholarships / TOPS - Baker Auditorium (#8 on campus map)
11:05am - 11:35am Department Presentations/Open House
Each group will be guided by a staff memeber from the Student Union. 

Department of Radiologic and Medical Laboratory Science - Hardtner Hall 103
College of Nursing and Health Professions - Hardtner Hall in Stokes Auditorium
Department of Visual Arts - Shearman Fine Arts 113
College of Business - Burton Business Center 119
College of Engineering and Computer Science - Drew Hall 107
Harold and Pearl Dripps School of Agricultural Sciences - Gayle Hall Auditorium
Department of Mathematical Sciences - Kirkman Hall Lobby
Department of Biology - Frasch Hall 101
11:40am - 12:10pm 2nd Mini-Session
Now That You're Admitted - BBC 153 (#2 on campus map)
Student Services - Frasch 130 (#10 on campus map)
Student Life - Frasch 101 (#10 on campus map)
McNeese Student Housing - Holbrook / Old Ranch  (#13 on campus map)
Financial Aid / Scholarships / TOPS - Baker Auditorium (#8 on campus map)
Campus Tour Offerings Campus tours meet at Student Union Annex (#23 on campus map)
9:45 am
10:30 am
11:00 am
11:35 am
12:15 pm
Housing Tour Offerings Housing tours meet at Housing Office (#21 on campus map)
10:20 am
11:00 am
11:30 am
12:15 pm


McNeese Athletic Events

Woman's Basketball vs. Houston Baptist at Burton Coliseum - 1:00 pm
Men's Basketball vs. Houston Baptist at Burton Coliseum - 3:30 pm
As a token of our appreciation for attending Spring Preview Day, prospective students can use their wristbands for free admissions into the basketball games. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Who can attend?
Spring Preview Day is a campus wide Open House. There will be programs that will appeal to young and old alike. Prospective students, former students, and anyone wishing to learn more about McNeese State University will want to come.

Do I need to register?
Please register online to attend.  Registration is recommended, but not required.

What does it cost?
Spring Preview Day is free, but you will want to bring money to shop at the McNeese bookstore.

Can I meet with an admissions counselor while on campus?
Admission Counselors will be available in the Student Union Annex area to answer your questions.  

Are campus tours available and do I need to register for a tour?
General Campus tours will be available.  Registration for campus tours are not required. Check the schedule for times and meeting locations.  Please arrive 5 minutes before the scheduled tour.

Will I get to see a dorm?
Yes, during the housing tours you will be brought into each different dorm option. Also if you sign a housing lease during the event that day, you will receive a discount on your housing application fee. 

Do I need to check-in at any particular location?
Yes,  There will be a central check-in location on the north and south side of the Student Union Annex. 

Where are the sessions located?
Sessions are located in various buildings throughout campus.  Please refer to the "Schedule of Events" and review the location each session will be offered on our campus map

Do you have other questions?
For questions or more information, please contact Jacqueline Clark
jclark@mcneese.edu