CU Saturday offers high school students glimpse into Cameron University

High school students and their parents will have an opportunity to get a firsthand glimpse of what Cameron University has to offer during the university's CU Saturday 2009 Spring Preview Day. The annual event, scheduled for Saturday, March 7, allows prospective students to get a head start on planning for college by providing information on admission procedures, financial assistance and scholarships. Registration begins at 9 a.m.; the program gets underway at 9:30 a.m. in the Shepler Ballroom.

"Choosing a university is a life changing decision," says Jamie Glover, Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management. "This exciting preview day offers prospective students and their parents the opportunity to gain valuable knowledge about that decision as well as the chance to explore the outstanding programs at Cameron in one convenient event."

CU President Cindy Ross will welcome visitors to campus and will provide an overview of the amenities and benefits that can be found at Cameron. Following a brief informational program by current CU students and staff, CU Saturday attendees will have the chance to visit with Cameron faculty, staff and current students during a browsing fair, where they can explore the variety of academic programs and student activities that Cameron offers. In addition, CU's Aggie Ambassadors will conduct campus tours and share their own experiences as CU students.

CU Saturday is a great opportunity to experience Cameron University. For more information or to register, email fmyers@cameron.edu or call (888)454-7600. 

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February 24, 2009
PR#09-044