Open House

We offer you and your family a number of options for your Open House visit. From freshman to transfer to major-specific sessions, there is an Open House schedule for you. Choose your option below and join other students and their families as you learn more about Barton College. We look forward to your visit!

Freshman Open House

For rising juniors and seniors engaged in the college search process.

Schedule
  • 9:30 a.m. – Welcome
  • 10:00 a.m. – Meet with Faculty in Your Major
  • 11:00 a.m. – Financial Aid Presentation
  • 11:45 a.m. – Complimentary Lunch
  • 12:30 p.m. – Campus Tour
  • 1:30 p.m. – Student Panel
  • 2:00 p.m. – Closing Remarks
  • 2:15 p.m. – NCAA Division II Athletics Presentation (optional)
  • Sat., Nov. 15, 2014
  • Sat., Jan. 24, 2015
  • Sat., April 11, 2015 (Accepted Students Only)

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Transfer Open House

For college students considering transferring to Barton.

Schedule
* Schedule for Dec. 5, 2014 and Feb. 20, 2015

  • 1:30 p.m. – Welcome
  • 1:45 p.m. – Campus Tour
  • 3:00 p.m. – Financial Aid Presentation
  • 3:30 p.m. – Meet Faculty in Your Major
  • 4:30 p.m. – Registrar Presentation
  • 4:50 p.m. – Closing Remarks
  • 5:00 p.m. – Complimentary Dinner (optional)

* Schedule for April 11, 2015

  • 9:30 a.m. – Welcome
  • 10:00 a.m. – Campus Tour
  • 11:00 a.m. – Meet Faculty in Your Major
  • 12:00 p.m. – Complimentary Lunch
  • 12:45 p.m. – Registrar Presentation
  • 1:00 p.m. – Financial Aid Presentation
  • 1:45 p.m. – Closing Remarks
  • Fri., Dec. 5, 2014
  • Fri., Feb. 20, 2015
  • Sat., Apr. 11, 2015

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Academic Days

Academic Days are Open House events with a special focus on specific majors and are open for both freshman and transfer students.

Schedules
Criminology & Criminal Justice / Education / English / History / Math / Media / Nursing / Political Science / Psychology / Pre-Professional / Religion & Philosophy / Science / Social Work / Spanish
  • 9:30 a.m. – Welcome
  • 10:00 a.m. – Meet with Faculty in Your Major
  • 11:00 a.m. – Financial Aid Presentation
  • 11:30 a.m. – Campus Tour
  • 12:30 p.m. – Complimentary Lunch
  • 1:00 p.m. – Closing Remarks

Art & Design
  • 11:00 a.m. – Welcome
  • 11:30 a.m. – Campus Tour
  • 12:30 a.m. – Lunch
  • 1:15 p.m. – Financial Aid Presentation
  • 1:30 p.m. – Academic Major Session & Facilities Tour
  • 2:00 p.m. – Join the Pop Art Portrait Day
  • 5:00 p.m. – Closing

Business Administration and Accountancy
  • 9:30 a.m. – Welcome
  • 10:00 a.m. – Explore the Major
  • 11:15 a.m. – Campus Tour
  • 12:15 p.m. – Lunch
  • 12:45 p.m. – Financial Aid Presentation
  • 1:00 p.m. – Practice the Major
  • 2:00 p.m. – Closing

Honors Program
  • 2:15 p.m. – Admissions Welcome
  • 2:30 p.m. – Overview of Honors Program
  • 3:00 p.m. – Poster Presentation
  • 4:00 p.m. – Academic Major Session with Faculty
  • 4:45 p.m. – Campus Tour
  • 5:45 p.m. – Closing
  • 6:00 p.m. – Dinner (optional)

Theatre
  • 2:00 p.m. – Welcome
  • 2:15 p.m. – Campus Tour
  • 3:15 p.m. – Financial Aid Presentation
  • 3:25 p.m. – Wrap-up with Admissions Counselors
  • 3:30 p.m. – Hands-on Session with Actors, Technician, and Director
  • 5:00 p.m. – Dinner
  • 5:45 p.m. – Campus Life with Student Ambassadors
  • 6:45 p.m. – Backstage with the Actors
  • 7:30 p.m. – Attend Fall Theatre Play
  • Fri., Oct. 3, 2014 - Nursing
  • Fri., Oct. 17, 2014 – Business / Criminology & Criminal Justice / Math / Pre-Professional / Psychology / Science
  • Fri., Oct. 24, 2014 - Art & Design / Education / Media
  • Fri., Oct. 31, 2014 - English / History / Political Science / Religion & Philosophy / Social Work / Spanish
  • Mon., Nov. 10, 2014 – Honors Program
  • Fri., Nov. 14, 2014 - Theatre
  • Fri., March 20, 2015 - Criminology & Criminal Justice / Math / Nursing / Pre-Professional / Psychology / Science
  • Fri., March 27, 2015 - Art & Design / Business Administration / Education / English / Media / Sport Studies / Theatre
  • Fri., April 24, 2015 - Barton Preview Day (for high school sophomores and juniors)

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APP Information Session

Barton’s Accelerated Professional Programs provide weekend, evening, and online options for adult students ages 22 and older. Click here to learn more.

Schedule
* Schedule for July 10, 2014; Sept. 18, 2014

  • 5:30 p.m. – Welcome
  • 5:45 p.m. – Financial Aid Presentation
  • 6:00 p.m. – Meet with Faculty in Your Major
  • 6:45 p.m. – Registrar Presentation
  • 7:00 p.m. – Closing Remarks

* Schedule for Nov. 15, 2014; Jan. 24, 2015; April 11, 2015

  • 9:00 a.m. – Welcome
  • 9:15 a.m. – Meet with Faculty in Your Major
  • 10:00 a.m. – Visit an APP Class in Progress
  • 10:30 a.m. – Financial Aid Presentation
  • 10:45 a.m. – Registrar Presentation
  • 11:00 a.m. – Closing Remarks
  • 11:15 a.m. – Complimentary Lunch (optional)
  • Thurs., Sept. 18, 2014 at 5:30 p.m.
  • Sat., Nov. 15, 2014 at 9:00 a.m.
  • Sat., Jan. 24, 2015 at 9:00 a.m.
  • Sat., April 11, 2015 at 9:00 a.m.

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Individual Visits

Want to visit prior to an Open House event? Try an individual visit instead:

Schedule an Individual Visit