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Purple and Gold Days

Nov 22 - 23
ONU Campus

(Music Scholarship Auditions) 

Join other high school seniors and their parents for an in-depth look at Olivet. Some of the opportunities afforded to students and their families during this weekend include touring the campus, meeting with admissions counselors, meeting with financial aid representatives, meeting with professors, campus meals, and a trip for pizza and Starbucks in Chicago! Students stay overnight in a campus resident hall with a current Olivet student. Reduced lodging rates are available for parents at area hotels.  



9:00-10:30 a.m. Check-in and tours 
9:00-11:00 a.m. Admissions counselor appointments 
11:45 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Welcome luncheon 
1:00-3:00 p.m. Class options, professor appointments, Shine.FM open house 
3:00-3:15 p.m. Refreshment break 
3:15-4:00 p.m. Student panel discussion 
4:15 p.m. Meet overnight student host 
4:45 p.m. Students depart for Chicago 

4:45 p.m. Financial aid session for parents 
5:30 p.m. Parent dinner and Q&A 
10:30 p.m. Students return from Chicago


8:00-9:00 a.m. Breakfast 
9:00 a.m.-noon Additional appointments by request

This event is now closed. For other Purple and Gold Days dates and Admissions events, click here.





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