GCC offering visitors Made-to-Order Mondays

GROVE CITY – At Grove City College, prospective students can have it their way on Made-to-Order Mondays, a personalized Admissions Office initiative.

High school students can tailor their campus visits to their priorities – academic, athletic or anything else that they are interested in – and get the rundown on everything they’ll need or want to know about Grove City College.

Prospective student can meet with admissions counselors, tour the 180-acre campus, visit classes, meet with faculty, dine with current students and more, depending on what they are looking for in a higher education experience.

The first Made-to-Order Monday of the season is set for Monday. Additional dates are: Nov. 11, Jan. 27, Feb. 17 and March 16.

To learn more or register, contact 724-458-2100 or emailing the Office of Admissions at

Westminster Collegeto host fall visit days

NEW WILMINGTON – High school students interested in studying at Westminster College are invited to attend the college’s Fall Open Houses on Oct. 5, Oct. 14 and Nov. 16.

For each event, registration will begin at 9 a.m. in the Witherspoon Room of the McKelvey Campus Center. After receiving a welcome from Westminster President Dr. Kathy Brittain Richardson, prospective students and their families will attend panel sessions featuring faculty and staff members and current students.

Student guides will then lead attendees on tours of Westminster’s campus and facilities that will end at a faculty/department fair. The day will conclude with a complimentary lunch in Duff Dining Hall.

Students who attend a campus visit are eligible to receive a $1,000 grant upon their enrollment at Westminster College.

For the schedule of events or to make a reservation, visit or contact the Office of Admission at 724-946-7100 or (

The Westminster College Office of Admission is open 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday during the academic year. Appointments for weekday visits may be made beginning at 8:30 a.m. and ending at 3 p.m.

Westminster to hold story time for preschoolers

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa – Westminster College’s McGill Library will host the Fall Story Time series beginning at 1:30 p.m. today in the library’s children’s section in the McGill Williamson Room on the first floor.

Fall Story Time is geared toward preschool-aged children. Each session will have a different theme, with the first few themes being colors, dreams, sky and peace.

Junior early childhood/special education majors at Westminster will lead Fall Story Time, while Diana Reed, lecturer of early childhood education, and Todd Cole, adjunct member of the education faculty, will assist.

The series will run weekly on Thursdays from Sept. 5 to Nov. 21, with each story time lasting around 45 minutes.

These events are free and open to the public. For more information, contact the Library and Information Services Help Desk at 724-946-6000.

Westminster to showcase campus at Family Day

NEW WILMINGTON – Westminster College will host its annual Family Day celebration beginning at 10 a.m. on Sept. 14, in Orr Lobby of Westminster’s campus.

Parents and family of current students are invited to spend the day on campus to reconnect with their children and capture a glimpse of daily Westminster life. Families will have the chance to mingle with other Westminster families, view the fall exhibition in the Foster Art Gallery, purchase Titan gear at The Campus Store and enjoy brunch with their children throughout the first half of the day.

The Westminster Titan football team will take on the Waynesburg Yellow Jackets later in the day, with a 1 p.m. kick-off at Burry Stadium to commence Titan Sports Hall of Fame Day. Families can stop by the Parent Association tent during the game to pick up some Westminster gear.

Families can explore the campus throughout the day by visiting Wallace Memorial Chapel, wandering the halls of Westminster’s academic buildings, strolling around Brittain Lake or hiking the College Woods.

Reservations for Family Day should be made by Monday. To register for the day and learn more about it, call the Parent Association at 724-946-7354 or visit

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