University of Lynchburg to hold series of open houses for admitted students in March and April

Lynchburg & Central Virginia News

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WFXR) — The University of Lynchburg is inviting admitted students to attend Days on the Dell, a series of open houses in March and April. The Friday and Saturday events will be held in-person and will follow strict COVID-19 guidelines.

Dates for the Days on the Dell series are March 19, March 27, April 9, April 10, and April 17. Friday open houses start at 1:30 p.m. and Saturday events begin at 8:30 a.m.

Each Day on the Dell event includes a tour of campus and information about student and residence life, as well as academics.

Prospective students can enjoy fun activities and there will be opportunities to talk with President Dr. Alison Morrison-Shetlar and faculty and students.

“We’re so excited to welcome future Hornets to campus, and to show them everything Lynchburg has to offer — but we have to do it safely. Thankfully, our COVID-19 Task Force and our health center have done an excellent job at keeping us safe. We have all of the guidelines in place for a safe, in-person open house.”

Rita Detwiler, University of Lynchburg’s Vice President for Enrollment Management

Attendees are asked to register as soon as possible, as space at each on-campus event is limited to allow for safe social distancing.

There will be a health screening and temperature check for those attending. In addition, masks are required everywhere on campus.

“Our students have been amazing, adhering to all of the safety measures, and it’s why we’ve been able to hold classes on campus and in person all fall and spring. It’s no exaggeration when I say that we’re one of the safest college campuses in Virginia.”

Rita Detwiler, University of Lynchburg’s Vice President for Enrollment Management

There are several virtual opportunities available for those who cannot attend the open houses. The University of Lynchburg also offers at virtual tour of the campus.

For more information, email or call (434) 544-8300.

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