Lycoming College to host February Open House

Lycoming College to host February Open House

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The Lycoming College admissions office will host an open house on Saturday, Feb. 18, for prospective students and their families. Registration will begin at 9:30 a.m. and the open house will begin at 10 a.m.

In addition, a special Art & Digital Communication Preview for students interested in careers in art, design, photography, electronic art, art education and digital media will be held concurrently. Faculty members will be available to review student portfolios for scholarship consideration. Art students should bring 10-15 pieces of their work in addition to their sketchbook; digital communication students should bring videos and/or digital presentations.

Open houses are comprised of several information sessions, tours of the campus and lunch with faculty, coaches and admissions representatives who provide a relaxed setting in which to answer questions about the college search process and what Lycoming has to offer.

Information sessions cover topics such as college costs, freshman year expectations, extracurricular activities and managing an academic career while participating in athletics. Current students will also be available to reflect on how their college search led them to Lycoming.

For more information and to register, visit or call 1-800-345-3920, ex. 4026.

Founded in 1812 and celebrating its bicentennial during the 2011-12 academic year, Lycoming College is a national liberal arts and sciences school dedicated to the undergraduate education of 1,400 students. It offers 35 academic majors and is recognized as a Tier 1 institution by U.S. News & World Report. Located near the banks of the Susquehanna River in Williamsport, Pa., Lycoming is one of the 50 oldest colleges in the nation.