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    USI Open Houses

    Open Houses and Academic events provide students and families additional opportunities to visit our campus. These are also great opportunities to meet other new students interested in similar academic programs, meet faculty members, and gain in-depth knowledge regarding specific programs and applicable majors.

    These events do not include class registration. Individual visits are available year-round Monday through Friday and on select Saturdays.  View other visit options.

    Open House Schedule: 

    7:45 a.m. Check-in, University Center (Light Breakfast)
    Student Organizations, study abroad, residence life, career services and food service representatives available to answer questions. 

    8:15 a.m. Welcome, Carter Hall

    9 a.m. – 12 p.m.  Academic Sessions and Campus Tours, Various Locations on Campus
    USI faculty provide information on academic opportunities. Student Ambassadors provide guided campus tours that depart from your academic interest session. 

    11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Additional Resources Information, Orr Center 
    Talk with faculty about academic programs, visit with an admissions counselor, talk to a financial aid counselor,  learn about the Honors Program and more!

    All times noted are Central Standard Time.

    Exploring Majors Day

    Event Date: Wednesday, October 4, 2023

    Exploring Majors Day provides an opportunity to learn about various academic majors and minors available at USI as well as careers our graduates pursue. This day is designed for students who have a variety of interests but are still trying to finalize their intended major. 

    Exploring Majors Day Schedule: 

    12:30-1 p.m. Choosing a Major at USI
    Hear from our Center for Exploring Majors about resources available to help students choose a major and gain insight about questions and information to consider as you are exploring your options. 

    1-2 p.m. Exploring Majors and Minors Fair
    Attend our Exploring Majors and Minors Fair to engage with faculty and learn more about our academic programs and careers our graduates pursue.

    2-3 p.m.  Campus Tour
    Student Ambassadors provide guided campus tours that showcase academic facilities as well as common areas for students. 

    3-4 p.m. Housing Tour (optional)
    View on campus housing options including our residence halls and on-campus apartments.

    Health Professions Day

    Event Date: Saturday, October 28, 2023

    Health Professions Day incorporates hands-on experiences within our various health professions programs as well as interaction with faculty and current students from USI College of Nursing and Health Professions.

    View the detailed schedule.

    Sessions will include:

    • Dental Assisting/Dental Hygiene
    • Exercise Science
    • Food and Nutrition
    • Health Informatics
    • Health Services/Health Administration
    • Nursing
    • Occupational Therapy/Occupational Therapy Assisting
    • Radiologic & Imaging Sciences
    • Respiratory Therapy
    • Sonography