Potomac State to host additional Open House event September 17

Potomac State College of West Virginia University has added an additional Open House event to this year’s schedule – Saturday, Sept. 17th – for prospective students and their families to visit campus.

“By visiting an Open House event, students and their families are able to experience first-hand the various aspects the College has to offer,” said Beth Little, director of Enrollment Services.  

Students will also get the opportunity to interact with current students, faculty, staff, and administrators. Other Open House dates include: Friday, Nov. 11 and Monday, Feb. 20, 2017.

This event will kick off at 9 a.m. in the Davis Conference Center with registration and refreshments.  Welcome comments will begin at 9:30 a.m. followed by informational break-out sessions including: Potomac State at a Glance, Academics, Housing and Residence Life, and Financial Aid and Scholarships.

Other highlights include:

  • An opportunity to win a $500 book scholarship
  • Application review and admission on the spot (please bring your high school transcript)
  • Complimentary lunch in our cafeteria
  • Campus tours
  • 25% off one logo-imprinted item purchased at the PSC Bookstore
  • An Academic Student Services Fair offering an opportunity for questions and answers

Prospective students and their families will be able to learn about academic programs, admissions, athletics, health services, dining services, accessibility services, student involvement and recreation, and library resources, as well as visit our Academic Success Center. 

Although prior registration is not required, we do encourage registering in advance by clicking here. You may also contact the Enrollment Services Office at 304.788.6820 or 800.262.7332 to register, or for additional information regarding the event. 

Christine Hess, recruitment and event coordinator, stated that “Participation in a Potomac State Open House event is a great step in ensuring success as a college student.  Once students have visited our campus, they see the many possibilities that Potomac State has to offer and realize that it is the right choice for them.”