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Admitted Student Weekend

Come see what Marist is all about.

Experience what it's like to be a Red Fox

Joining us for Admitted Student Weekend is the best way to become exposed to the indescribable Marist community. As a potential Red Fox, this program is the most comprehensive visit option for you to learn all you need to know before making your college decision. Admitted Student Weekend promises to be fun-filled and informative as you interact with faculty, current students, and your future classmates. Campus tours will be offered throughout the entirety of the program, so you can learn why the Red Fox Family calls our beautiful campus "home."

The 2020 Admitted Student Weekend will take place 
Saturday, April 4th and Sunday, April 5th. Select your day:

 

 

What are your next steps toward becoming a Red Fox?

We're here to help you every step of the way, so we've put together the Admitted Student Checklist to be your one-stop-shop for all your admission needs. Take a look and make sure you're on track.

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What are your next steps toward becoming a Red Fox?

We're here to help you every step of the way, so we've put together the Admitted Student Checklist to be your one-stop-shop for all your admission needs. Take a look and make sure you're on track.

Read More

Make it a Weekend

Admitted Student Weekend is packed with plenty of on-campus events and programs, as well as numerous opportunities to explore the Historic Hudson River Valley. Spend Saturday taking in our riverfront campus and chatting with current students and faculty about your opportunities at Marist. Then, take Sunday to explore the breathtaking Hudson River Valley, and enjoy exciting excursions just minutes away from campus. Take a look at just one example of an itinerary that will help you make the most of your Admitted Student Weekend*.

SATURDAY

9:00 AM

Check-in to Admitted Student Weekend, enjoy a light breakfast with some music and entertainment, and attend the Academic Majors & Student Services Fair.

SATURDAY

10:00 AM

Enjoy our Welcome Address and learn about all the informative and exciting programs and experiences you'll engage in throughout your weekend.

SATURDAY

11:00 AM

Attend a presentation given by your Academic School to learn about the many academic options you have and the innovative opportunities for hands-on learning.

SATURDAY

12:15 PM

Discuss your personalized academic future during an informal conversation with one of your future faculty members.

SATURDAY

12:30 PM

Enjoy lunch like true Red Fox in the Marist Dining Hall, with lots of options for all diets.

SATURDAY

1:15 PM

Learn about life on campus and transitioning to college by attending panels like The First Year Experience and the Student Life Panel.

SATURDAY

1:45 PM

See what Marist clubs and organizations you might be interested in by attending the Student Clubs & Activities Fair.

SATURDAY

2:45 PM

Learn about the many opportunities that await you at Marist by attending panels like Study Abroad Opportunities and Internship, Career Services, and Post-Graduate Opportunities.

SATURDAY

3:30 PM

FFE, FDE, and Commuter students, enjoy receptions and panels specific to your first-year experience at Marist.

SATURDAY

4:30 PM

Explore the beautiful campus at sunset by taking a walk down to Longview Park, our riverfront recreational area.

SATURDAY

6:00 PM

Enjoy an exquisite dinner prepared by the best chefs in the world at the Culinary Institute of America, just two miles up the road from campus.

SUNDAY

9:00 AM

Take Sunday to explore the breathtaking Hudson River Valley, and enjoy exciting excursions just minutes away from campus.

SUNDAY

10:00 AM

Take in the breathtaking views of the Hudson Valley during a walk on the Walkway over the Hudson.

SUNDAY

12:00 PM

Enjoy a locally-sourced, farm-to-table lunch at any number of Poughkeepsie eateries, like Farmers & Chefs, Lola's Cafe, and Mill House Brewing Company.

SUNDAY

2:00 PM

Take in the region's history by taking an afternoon tour of the Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site, less than four miles from campus.

SUNDAY

4:00 PM

Head home, and discuss your thoughts with your family about the Marist experience to help in your college search decision.

 

*The above itinerary is only an example of what your Admitted Student Weekend could entail. To see a comprehensive list of potential events and programs, view the 2019 Admitted Student Weekend itinerary >