Experience Sewanee

Experience is open to all admitted students only. This visit program will allow all admitted students to tour campus, meet other prospective students, hear from current students, and meet professors in departments that align with their academic interests. Please choose one date below and register. If you are unable to attend one of our Experience events for any reason, please know that large portions of the events will be either live-streamed or recorded so that you'll be able to participate virtually.

  • Register for Apr. 6, 2020
  • Register for Apr. 17, 2020
STUDENT SCHEDULE
Time Event
8:45–9:15 a.m. Arrival and Registration, Convocation Hall
9:30–9:50 a.m. Welcome, Guerry Hall, Guerry Auditorium
–Lee Ann Backlund, Dean of Admission & Financial Aid
–John McCardell, Vice-Chancellor & President
10–10:50 a.m. Optional Activities
–Campus Tour, departing from Convocation Hall
–Coffee with current students, departing from Convocation Hall
–Nature Walk, Abbo's Alley
11–11:50 a.m. The First Year Experience, Guerry Hall, Guerry Auditorium
Noon–12:45 p.m. Recognition Address, All Saints’ Chapel
Lee Ann Backlund, Dean of Admission & Financial Aid
12:45–1:30 p.m.  Lunch, McClurg Dining Hall
1:30–2:15 p.m. Academic Programs & Student Services Fair, Convocation Hall 
1:30–2:15 p.m.  Campus Tours (optional), departing from Fulford Hall  
family SCHEDULE
Time Event
8:45–9:15 a.m. Arrival and Registration, Convocation Hall
9:30–9:50 a.m. Welcome, Guerry Hall, Guerry Auditorium
–Lee Ann Backlund, Dean of Admission & Financial Aid
–John McCardell, Vice-Chancellor & President
10–10:50 a.m. Optional Activities
–Campus Tour, departing from Convocation Hall
–Coffee & Conversation, McGriff Alumni House
11–11:50 a.m. The First Year Experience, Guerry Hall, Guerry Auditorium
Noon–12:45 p.m. Recognition Address, All Saints’ Chapel
Lee Ann Backlund, Dean of Admission & Financial Aid
12:45–1:30 p.m.  Lunch, McClurg Dining Hall
1:30–2:15 p.m.  Academic Programs & Student Services Fair, Convocation Hall 
1:30–2:15 p.m.  Campus Tours (optional), departing from Fulford Hall