2018 Program

The College of Agriculture, Food and Environment will begin welcoming Fall 2017 freshmen at the university's Merit Weekends, happening March 9-10, March 16-17 and March 23-24.

These two-day events allows top potential students early registration for classes and one last look at campus before they make their final decision about where to attend college.  Merit Weekend is open to a select number of high achieving high school students and is an invite-only event. 

Friday Schedule

10:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.Check-In, Singletary Center for the Arts
Resource Fair, Singletary Center for the Arts
10:15, 11:00, 11:30, 12:00Foreign Language Exams
Noon - 1:15 p.m.Lewis Honors College Luncheon and Open House
1:30 p.m.Welcome Presentation, Singletary Center Concert Hall
2:45 p.m.Students: UKonnect Meeting #1 (various locations) 
Family/Guests: Student and Academic Life 101, Singletary Center Concert Hall
4:00 p.m.College of Agriculture, Food and Environment Presentation, 
106 White Hall Classroom Building
5:15 - 6:30 p.m.Interest Sessions (see program above for more information)
6:45 p.m.Foreign Language Exam, 302 White Hall Classroom Building

Saturday Schedule (Students)

8:15 a.m.UKonnect Meeting #2 (see program above for details)
9:30 a.m.Advising and Registration, Ag Info Center in the Ag Science Center
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.Lunch, The 90 First Floor
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.Resource Fair, The 90 First Floor

Saturday Schedule (Family and Guests)

8:15 - 8:45 a.m.Breakfast, 
Woodford Reserve Room at Kroger Field (March 10 & 17)
Singletary Center for the Arts (March 24)
8:45 - 11:00 a.m.Family and Guest Program, 
Woodford Reserve Room at Kroger Field (March 10 & 17)
Singletary Center for the Arts (March 24)
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.Lunch, The 90 - First Floor
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.Resource Fair, The 90 - Second Floor

Questions?

Questions may be directed to Lesli Hall, Orientation Coordinator and advisor for exploratory and pre-professional students. 

Major-Specific Information

Students may browse program-specific information by visiting this page and selecting the respective major from the menu. 

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Saturday Morning Directions to The 90 from the Ag Science Center