Saturday, November 15, 2014
9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Morris University Center (MUC)
Check-in period opens
Morris University Center (MUC) Conference Center
9:00 AM to 9:50 AM
Engineering Building, SIUE
Open House Activities
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
The School of Engineering at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Academic Excellence Day – an Open House for potential students, their parents, and the general public - will be held on Saturday, November 15, 2014, from 8:00AM to 2:00PM.
Guests will check-in at the Morris University Center (MUC) beginning at 8:00AM. Dean Hasan Sevim and Associate Deans Cem Karacal and Chris Gordon will begin the morning with a presentation in the MUC Meridian Ballroom at 9:00AM.
Guests will then be brought over, as a group, to the Engineering Building, where they will have the opportunity to attend informational sessions on our various engineering departments and programs, including: civil engineering, computer science, construction management, electrical and computer engineering, industrial engineering, and mechanical engineering. Many faculty members, including department chairs will be available to answer any questions.
Current students will be in attendance to share their experiences at the School of Engineering. Student projects such as theFormula 1 Race Car, Solar Car, and Mini Baja will be displayed and team members will be on hand.
Prospective students and their parents will have the opportunity to tour the Engineering Building throughout the day. All of the laboratory and classroom facilities will be open with interactive laboratory demonstrations and exhibits. The Office of Admissions and Financial Aid will also be on hand to answer questions. Guest may also sign up for an SIUE Campus tour, which begins at 1:00 pm.
We look forward to seeing you on Saturday, November 15th. Lunch will be provided to all potential students. Free parking is available in Lot B and Lot E. Directions to campus plus regional and campus maps can be found at www.siue.edu/maps.