UT Tyler Office of Marketing and Communications
UT Tyler Fall 2011 Patriot Preview Day Set Oct. 29
September 22, 2011
Media Contact: Hannah Buchanan
Public Affairs Specialist
Marketing and Communications
The University of Texas at Tyler
903.565.5769 or 903.539.7196 (cell)
The University of Texas at Tyler will hold fall 2011 Patriot Preview Day for prospective students and their families 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, Sarah Bowdin, director of admissions, announced.
Check-in and on-site registration begins at 9 a.m. at the UT Tyler Herrington Patriot Center. Activities throughout the day include campus tours, open and academic sessions and the university showcase.
Open sessions provide guidance in the overall transition to collegiate life. Academic sessions allow prospective students to receive information about degrees offered in academic departments. The university showcase will give both parents and students opportunities to meet UT Tyler faculty and student organization representatives.
Participants also will experience a UT Tyler classroom setting by listening to mock lectures provided by university faculty members.
Lunch will be provided.
To register online or for more information, visit www.uttyler.edu/previewday/ or call 903.566.7203.
One of the 15 campuses of the UT System, UT Tyler offers excellence in teaching, research, artistic performance and community service. More than 80 undergraduate and graduate degree programs are available at UT Tyler, which has an enrollment of almost 7,000 high-ability students at its campuses in Tyler, Longview and Palestine.