News Release

Evangel University to host EU Visit on Friday, Oct. 26

October 18, 2012 | Paul K. Logsdon

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Evangel University’s Department of Undergraduate Admissions will host an EU Visit on Friday, Oct. 26. More than 100 visitors are registered to experience the campus.

“Visits have proven themselves very effective in piquing the interest of potential students’ and giving them a better picture of what student life is like at Evangel,” said Julie Lyons, director of undergraduate admissions.

“The opportunity to experience dorm life, campus activities and social connections often helps potential students to make the final decisions to apply and attend.”

The schedule for this event is as follows:

  • 8:30 a.m.— Welcome
  • 9 a.m.— Campus tour
  • 10 a.m.— Chapel service
  • 11 a.m.— Classroom visit/parent panel
  • 12 noon— Lunch
  • 1 p.m.— Department visit/admissions session
  • 2 p.m.— Department visit/admissions session
  • 3 p.m.— Closing

The Oct. 26 EU Visit also is a “Music Day.” Auditions will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. for prospective students who are interested in gaining entrance to Evangel’s music programs and receiving scholarships. For more information and to schedule an audition, call Tonya Thurman at (417) 865-2815, ext. 7211.

“I loved being a part of the Evangel community as a student, and I love it just as much now that I am campus visit coordinator,” said Amanda McCleod.

“What an amazing process to see prospective students and their families visit Evangel, experience what life would be like as a student here, and leave with enthusiasm for what the future holds.”

Additional EU Visit days are scheduled for the remainder of the 2012-2013 school year:

  • November 9, 2012
  • November 30, 2012
  • December 7, 2012
  • January 25, 2013
  • February 1, 2013
  • February 8, 2013
  • March 15, 2013
  • March 22, 2013
  • April 5, 2013
  • April 12, 2013
  • April 19, 2013

Registration for the Oct. 26 EU Visit is closed. To complete registration for the Nov. 9 event and beyond, access the following link:

For additional information, contact Amanda McCleod at (417) 865-2815, ext. 7432.

Evangel University is a private, Christian university of arts, sciences and professions. With an enrollment of more than 2,000 students from all 50 states and abroad, Evangel offers more than 100 undergraduate academic programs and nine master’s programs.

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