If you’re reading this, congratulations! You have made it through a crazy year and your hard work has helped you become an accepted student at Roberts!
We’ve been thinking about you, and what you would be doing on campus right now if a pandemic wasn’t calling the shots. Our admissions team got together to craft a series of virtual events to bring real Redhawk experiences to you. Meet your future classmates and get to know Roberts in a whole new way from your own home!
Whether you are looking for more information, a dorm tour, time to connect with faculty in your major, or a night to relax and play games with current and future Robert students, there is something here for everyone. Sign up for as many virtual events as you like. No pressure, just get comfy, ask questions, have fun, and be yourself!
Week One: March 15-20
Join Pastor Gerald Coleman and other leaders to explore spiritual life on campus including ministry, growth opportunities, worship, fellowships, area churches, missions, and more!
Get to know the student support team at Roberts Wesleyan College as they share resources, tips, and first-hand experiences to help you and your student flourish in the year ahead. Q&A to follow.
Take a break from info overload, virtual meetings, and online assignments to get to know your future classmates during a virtual game night! You'll be entered to win some sweet prizes, too.
We get it - seeing dorms are a HUGE part of deciding what college to go to! After all, this is where you will be living for the next four years! Join us to see real live dorm tours from actual students and hear their honest and funny stories about res life at Roberts.
Week Two: March 22-27
Are you the first in your family to go to college? You have worked so hard to get to this point and we want to congratulate you - nice work! Join us to meet other first gen. students and learn about tips for succeeding in college. You don't want to miss this!
This is the time to explore Roberts majors and programs and learn how our professors uniquely prepare you to succeed in and beyond the classroom. Experience academics at Roberts by spending quality time with faculty and students in your areas of interest.
Join Tayler Kreutter, Director of Student Financial Services as she explains the elements of our financial aid packages and payment options.
This 3-part session will give you a real feel for student life on campus. First, join current students as they share unscripted, firsthand experiences with campus life and answer your questions. Next, pop into a virtual fair exploring the various clubs, organizations, and activities that Roberts has to offer. Last but not least, enjoy a student led variety show featuring music and acts from some of our current students at Saturday Not Live! We look forward to seeing you there!
We can all use some stress relief right about now! Join one of our art professors and the director of the counseling center as we explore a guided imagery and doodle our stress away!
Meet other prospective students for free coffee on us at RoCoCo Coffee Co in downtown Rochester! Stop by anytime between 1:00-3:00 p.m. We will see you there!
April 10th @ 1:00 - 3:00 pm
Is it ethical to lie to children about Santa Claus? How do we make these decisions? Join Dr. Andrew Koehl, professor of philosophy, as he explores the ethics and philosophical approaches at play in our daily decision making.
Come hangout with the Porterfield’s for a night of fun painting led by RWC President Deana Porterfield and Coach Doug Porterfield! The Porterfield’s will be teaching you how to create a pour painting with our incredible school colors! Get ready for an amazing night filled with paint, laughs, and great conversation. Register by April 1st to receive a free canvas and paints by mail!
Transfer Student Session
You told us what you wanted, and we listened! In this session we will cover the following topics as you requested - transfer credit, course selection, academic advising, financial aid, and nursing plans. Sign up for a personal appointment anytime between 5:00-7:00 pm to get your questions answered. Then you can deposit and move on to more important things like planning for the fall.
Still want more? You can request an in-person visit experience, too! We are happy to set that up for you anytime! Schedule an individual visit here.