Is there a fee to attend Open House and Transfer Student Day?
No, there is no fee to attend Open House and Transfer Student Day .
will the Open House & Transfer Student Day event be held?
The opening program will be held in the gymnasium. However,
several sessions will be held in other locations on the campus.
I have to register again on-site if I am already registered?
No, you will not be
required to register again, but you will need to stop by one of
the registration tables to pick up your registration bag. Each registration table will serve specific alphabets. It should only
take a couple of minutes.
will the event start?
The opening program is
scheduled to start at 9:00 a.m. inside the gym.
time should I arrive?
You should plan to
arrive between 7:00 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. to allow time to park, pick up your bag and get seated.
you serve breakfast or should I eat before arriving?
Please eat breakfast
before arriving. We will only have
coffee and juice in the morning. However, we
will serve box lunches before the Maroon and White football game. You will be given custom AAMU arm bands
as your meal card at the registration desk.
can I expect to happen during the event?
Members of our Marching Maroon
and White Band will open the program in a very special way. You will want
to be in your seat when they take the floor.
would like to audition for the band, what should I bring?
You should definitely bring
your instrument. Sheet music however will be determined by the Director of Bands, Mr. Carlton Wright. Please email Mr. Wright at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss instructions about the band auditions. You may also call Director Wright directly at 256-372-4099.
will I get to the audition location?
Answer: We will provide University Ambassadors and band members to assist with locating the audition locations.
I be able to speak with professors in my major during the event?
Absolutely, you will
be released to visit the academic display areas immediately following the opening
parents want to see the dorms; will they be able to do so?
Yes, the tours are
guided and will include brief dorm stops.
have not applied yet, should I apply now or should I wait until April 26th?
We recommend that you
apply online at www.aamu.edu/admissions as soon as possible. However, we will be prepared to offer
specifically will be needed for an on-site decision?
You will need these three documents:
Complete admission application online
ACT or SAT score(s)
Official high school transcript
there be other questions added before the event?
Yes, we will add
questions based upon other inquiries.
e-mail the best way to communicate should I have questions
that are not listed
Yes, e-mail is indeed
our most efficient means of communications.
Visit the "Contact Us" page under
Undergraduate Admissions for your specific Admissions Assistants. E-mail them
directly, as the Assistant thereafter is your official point-of-contact.
QUESTION:What are the workshops about?ANSWER:The
workshops are about providing you and your parents valuable information
about your transition into Higher Education. The departments of
Financial Aid and Student Activities will present information that will
allow you to stay ahead of the process. Rest assured, you will
appreciate what they have planned for you. Your parent, guardian,
counselor or chaperon should plan to attend.