FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
DATE:  November 19, 2004
CONTACT: Leticia Bazan, Coordinator of New Student Programs, (361) 825-3315; Steve Paschal, Public Affairs, (361) 825-2336
   
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi to Open Campus to Prospective Students and Guests during Island Days

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WHO:   Prospective Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi students and their Guests, and Representatives from Admissions and Records, University Housing, Financial Assistance and Student Services
WHAT: Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Island Day      
WHEN: Saturday, Nov. 20 from 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m.
WHERE: Beginning in the University Center

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi will open its campus to prospective students and their guests during “Island Day” on Saturday, November 20 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

“Island Day” is open to anyone considering enrolling at A&M-Corpus Christi. Participants will tour the campus and meet with representatives from Admissions and Records, University Housing, Financial Assistance and Student Services. Anyone attending will also have an opportunity to visit the various academic departments.

The tentative schedule is:

8:30-9:30 a.m.             

9:30 a.m.                                 

10:05 a.m.                               

10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.             

12:30 p.m.                               

1:30 p.m.-3 p.m.                     

Registration and breakfast

Welcome and program overview

Meet the deans

Academic and departmental information sessions

Lunch - Islander Barbecue

Campus tour