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Purple and Gold Days

Feb 28 - Mar 1
ONU Campus; Bourbonnais, IL

(Music Scholarship Auditions, Honors Interviews, Spring Musical)

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 and campus meals. Students will have dinner at Aurelio’s Pizza and will get to enjoy the spring musical production on campus! 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 
4:30 p.m. Financial aid session for parents
5:00 p.m. Students depart for Aurelio’s Pizza
5:30 p.m. Parent dinner and Q&A
7:00 p.m. Spring Musical Production
10:30 p.m. Students meet their overnight host

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

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