Daily Tours & Visit Events Calendar
Sunday, February 3 2013
Founder's Scholarship Competition Time: 9:00a - 2:00p Location: Patriot Hall Details:
The Founder's Scholarship is an on-campus essay competition that gives eligible senior students the opportunity to contend for one of two full-tuition scholarships.Students who meet certain academic criteria (3.5 or above GPA and 1150 or greater SAT or 24 or higher ACT) will be sent an invitation after all application materials are received and student has been accepted into the Honors Program. We strongly encourage students who believe they are eligible to send applicaiton materials in the fall of their senior year. The day includes breakfast with various Mount community members.During the exam admissions will provide information sessions for parents from various departments. A student-led campus tour will be offered for all and the opportunity to learn more about the Mount's Honors Program. An optional mass will be offered at the conclusion of the program at 2:30 p.m. To register, please contact the Admissions Office (301) 447-5214 or refer to the instructions in the students invitation.
Honor's Overnight Experience Program (Founder's Scholarship) Time: 5:00p - 2:00p Location: Knott Auditorium Details:
Accepted high school seniors who have registered to attended the Founder's Scholarship competition are invited to experience the Mount first-hand during this Sunday to Monday program. Visiting students will be hosted by current Honor's freshmen and will have the opportunity to attend first-year classes in our Veritas program during the day on Monday. Host and student match-ups are made based on gender and availability of hosts. On Monday parents will attend presentations from different departments on campus starting with registration at 9:30 in the O'Hara Meeting Room. Presentations by: Admissions,Financial Aid, Social Justice, Academics, Career Center, Public Safety, ResidenceLlife, Center for Student Diversity and Campus Ministry. An optional student-led campus tour will be offered at the conclusion of the program.