School of Engineering Open House
School of Engineering Open House events for students admitted through Regular Decision are scheduled for
April 12, 2014. These special visit opportunities are designed for new students to tour labs and to meet School of Engineering faculty and students.
Parking will be available in the 25th Avenue Garage, entering from Highland Avenue.
Vanderbilt Student Life Center
8:30-9:00 a.m. — Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00-9:30 a.m. — School of Engineering Welcome and Introductions, Philippe Fauchet, dean of the School of Engineering
9:30-9:50 a.m. — The Ingram Commons Overview, Frank Wcislo, dean of The Ingram Commons
9:50-10:00 a.m. — Financial Aid Presentation, Sammie Huffmon, Office of Student Financial Aid and Undergraduate Scholarships
10:00-10:55 a.m. — Departmental Information Fair
10:55-11:30 a.m. — Panel Discussion by School of Engineering Students, Burgess Mitchell, assistant dean
11:40-12:30 p.m. — Lunch
Featheringill Hall (FGH), Jacobs Hall (JH), Science and Engineering Building (Stevenson Center), and Olin Hall (OH)
12:30-2:15 p.m. — Visits to Exhibits and Laboratory Demonstrations — Department representatives will be available to answer questions about specific programs.
Leaving from Featheringill Hall
2:15-3:00 p.m. — Tour groups leave every 15 minutes to visit The Ingram Commons (first-year student housing)
Map and Directions
Directions to 25th Ave. Garage: From West End Avenue, turn South (into campus) onto 25th Avenue toward Memorial Gymnasium. Turn left onto Highland Avenue (at stop light) and right into 25th Avenue Garage. Park in any non-reserved Zone 3 parking space. (Map yourself from any location using this tool.)
Below is a map with walking directions from 25th Ave. Garage to the Vanderbilt Student Life Center.
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Please contact Assistant Dean Burgess Mitchell at (615) 343-8061 in the Office of Engineering Student Services if you have any questions.