Program Type: 
Recruitment
When: 
Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 8:30am
Who: 
High school juniors, seniors, transfer prospective students and their families; school groups and teachers.
Program Fee: 
$0
Program Semester: 
Requirements: 
Registration
Program Contact: 

College of Engineering

future-engineer@egr.msu.edu

Where:
Michigan State University
Engineering Building Lobby
428 S. Shaw Ln. East Lansing, MI 48824

 

Photo of a group of people visiting the ADREC lab on Preview Day; Professor Christorpher Saffron in center
Program Description: 

October 13, 2018 from 8:30a.m. - 2:00p.m.

Another great opportunity to check out the College of Engineering is Preview Day, held in early October every year. Meet with professors, tour laboratories and see engineering interactive demonstrations, learn about majors and careers, talk with current MSU students, view undergraduate research posters and projects, and much more. Also Dean Kempel and Undergraduate Studies Associate Dean Neeraj Buch, Office of Engineering Recuitment and K-12 Outreach, Admissions Office, Study Abroad, Financial Aid Office, Advising Office, Guided Learning Center, the Engineering Library, Division of Engineering Computing Services, Women In Engineering, and the Diversity Programs Office will be available throughout the day.  (NOTE: Closed-toe shoes required for most labs)

Agenda for Preview Day 2018. (.pdf)

Preview Day Maps

Program Details: 

https://www.goarmy.com/rotc.html

Format: Conference Style
PLEASE CHECK WEBSITE PERIODICALLY FOR UPDATES LEADING UP TO PREVIEW DAY

Additional Information:

WELCOME SESSION BEGINS AT 9:00 A.M.- ATTENDANCE IS MANDATORY

Frequently Asked Questions

1) What is Future Engineers Preview Day?

MSU’s College of Engineering Future Engineers Preview Day is an opportunity for high school juniors, seniors and transfer prospective students to experience the latest that MSU has to offer in engineering.

2) What types of events will be at Future Engineers Preview Day?

A variety of interesting and exciting events can be found at the Preview Day. Meet with professors, tour laboratories and see scientific demonstrations, learn about majors and careers, talk with current MSU students, and much more. Also the Dean and Associate Dean of Engineering, Admissions Office, Study Abroad, Financial Aid Office, Advising Office, Guided Learning Center, the Engineering Library, Division of Engineering Computing Services, Women In Engineering, and the Diversity Programs Office will be available throughout the day.

3) Do I have to register?

Registration is required and easy to do! You will receive an immediate confirmation of your reservation via email.

A detailed program book, color-coded map and brochure will be distributed at the registration table in the Engineering lobby. 

4) Is there a fee to attend?

There is no charge, but you may have to pay for parking.

5) Can school groups attend?

Groups of high school juniors and seniors are welcome to attend. Future Engineers Preview Day activities are geared to this level of students, so attendance by younger student groups is not recommended. If you have questions please feel free to contact Drew Kim, Assistant to the Dean for Recruitment, Scholarships and K-12 Outreach at 517-353-7282 or e-mail, kima@egr.msu.edu, or Luis Donado, Assistant Director for Recruitment and K-12 Outreach at donadoto@egr.msu.edu.

Directions

Driving_Directions (pdf)

Michigan State University
Engineering Building Lobby
428 S. Shaw Ln. East Lansing, MI 48824

How to get here: http://maps.msu.edu/interactive/

From Ann Arbor
23 North to 96 West to 127 North
(see ALL, below)

From Detroit
96 West to 127 North
(see ALL, below)

From Flint
69 South to 127 South
(see ALL, below)

From Kalamazoo
94 East to 69 North to 96 East to 127 North
(see ALL, below)

From St. Johns
27 South to 127 South
(see ALL, below)

ALL:
From 127, get off at the Trowbridge exit. Follow onto campus. Cross over Harrison Road. You are now on Red Cedar. The College of Engineering is located on the corner of Red Cedar and Shaw Lane.

PARKING:

Free parking is available in lots 39, 79, Ramp 1 or 5.

Lot 39

Lot 79

Ramp 1

Ramp 5

Accommodations for disabilities are available. If you need to make arrangements, please contact us by September 16th by contacting Luis Donado, at 517-353-7282 or donadoto@egr.msu.edu.

Preview Day Photos: Flickr