More than 2,000 Prospective Students, Families Expected at Duquesnefest
More than 2,000 high school students and their families are expected to attend Duquesnefest 2014, during which they will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from Duquesne University's admissions, financial aid, academic, administrative and student life departments.
Duquesnefest, hosted by the University's Office of Admissions, is a free and informative experience geared toward fall 2014 high school seniors.
Participants will have the opportunity to explore the campus, meet representatives from various departments and attend presentations hosted by various schools that will address available majors and programs. Members from different campus organizations will also be on hand.
When: Sunday, June 8, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.
Information: To register and for more information on Duquesnefest, visit www.duq.edu/duquesnefest, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 800.456.0590.
Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation's top Catholic research universities for its award-winning faculty and tradition of academic excellence. The University is nationally ranked by U.S. News and World Report and the Princeton Review for its rich academic programs in nine schools of study for nearly 10,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and by the Washington Monthly for service and contributing to students' social mobility. Duquesne is a member of the U.S. President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction for its contributions to Pittsburgh and communities around the globe. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Princeton Review's Guide to Green Colleges acknowledge Duquesne's commitment to sustainability.