Open House Campus Community Resource Guide

Welcome to the campus community resource guide for the undergraduate admission fall open house program on November 10. We compiled this information based on common questions we have received from faculty, staff, and administrators who volunteered for our open houses in the past. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to reach out to Kelly Lussier at

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Fall Open House – Nov. 10, 2018

Prospective Student Audience

Our Fall Open House is typically attended by high school Juniors and Seniors, as well as transfer students. For most students this will be their first visit to campus. This year we are anticipating 1,200-1,500 guests on campus.

Event Program & Session Location

For an overview of the day, please explore this Open House Program.

Parking & Arrival (please arrive by 10:45)

Parking is reserved for you on the Jenkins Parking Lot, and additional overflow parking is available in the Butler Parking Lot. A validation sticker is not required. Please check in with the admission representative at your session location 20 minutes before the start of the Academic Sessions.

Academic & Special Interest Session Presentations (running from 11:05-12:40)

Please be prepared to present in 3 sessions, each lasting 25 minutes with 10 minute breaks between. To see the location of your session, please see our Fall Open House Program. Session times are listed below:

  • 11:05 – 11:30: Session I
  • 11:40 – 12:05: Session II
  • 12:15 – 12:40: Session III

Unlike the spring Accepted Student Days, there is no information fair at this event. Following Session III you may walk with your families over to lunch in Reitz Arena or grab lunch with colleagues in Sellinger VIP.

Presentation PowerPoint or Slideshow

If you would like Event Services to set up your PowerPoint presentation in advance of your arrival, please send your presentation to Shanelle Grier no later than Tuesday, November 6.

Student Volunteers

We welcome and encourage you to recruit student volunteers to attend the open house with you and participate in the session and lunch. We will include additional name tags in your folder for any that will join.

Lunch (available from 10:30-1:30)

Lunch will be available for faculty, staff, and student volunteers in Sellinger VIP from 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Please also feel free to continue any conversations with prospective students and their families in Reitz Arena.

Social Media

If you have a department social media account and would like to share your photos from the day with us, please tag us on Twitter at @LOYOLAdmission or Instagram at @LoyolaMaryland!

Undergraduate Admission Contact Information

Should you need to contact an undergraduate admission staff member on Saturday, please use the following information: Kelly Lussier, Assistant Director,; Shanelle Grier, Admission Representative,; Andrew Cevasco, Director of Admission,