Prospective students, college transfers invited to preview George Fox University April 4-5

March 11th, 2019

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Students will have opportunity to meet professors, admissions counselors, financial aid counselors, current students and coaches

NEWBERG, Ore. – Registration is open for Bruin Preview, a two-day college visitation event that allows prospective undergraduate students to check out college life at George Fox University.

This spring’s preview event is scheduled Thursday and Friday, April 4-5, on the university’s Newberg, Ore., campus.

The event is for prospective first-year students and college transfer students who are interested in seeing firsthand what it’s like to live at George Fox. Students will have the opportunity to attend classes, tour the facilities, learn about financial aid and the admissions process, meet with admissions counselors and coaches, and hear about opportunities outside the classroom.

Parents are welcome to attend Bruin Preview and participate in events with their students. They will also learn about life at George Fox through touring the campus and meeting with administrators and admissions counselors.

Students are invited to spend the night on campus and, on Thursday evening, choose which activities they would like to attend. Among the offerings Thursday night are intramural games, a theatre production of the play The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, and an honors program lecture featuring Keri Day, an author and public speaker who will speak on the role of women in the 1906-15 Azusa Street Revival.

Friday’s activities include campus housing tours, departmental showcases, a financial aid session, the opportunity to attend classes and chapel, and a college athletics session.

Online registration is open through Friday, March 29, or until the event fills up. Space is limited and the event is expected to reach capacity, so those interested are encouraged to register as soon as possible. To register or get more information, visit

The cost is $25 per student, which includes admission to events Thursday evening, a full day of activities on Friday, meals for parents/guests on Friday, and all meals, lodging and a commemorative T-shirt for students. The cost per parent or guest is $10.

George Fox University is ranked by Forbes among the top Christian universities in the country and is a Christian college classified by U.S. News & World Report as a “Best Regional University.” Money magazine ranked it the No. 1 school in Oregon in its 2017-18 “Best Colleges for Your Money” list. More than 4,000 students attend classes on the university’s campus in Newberg, Ore., and at teaching centers in Portland, Salem and Redmond, Ore. George Fox offers bachelor’s degrees in more than 40 majors, degree-completion programs for working adults, six seminary degrees, and 13 master’s and doctoral degrees.


Kelly Friesen

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