Accepted Student Weekend

You're invited to Houghton College's Accepted Student Weekend, March 28-30, 2019!

Registration is now open for Accepted Student Weekend

For your convenience, bus routes will be available to pick up and return students traveling within the surrounding area. You can also arrange your own transportation by car, train or plane.

Bus Routes

**For locations located at a mall, students may not be able to park overnight. Please arrange to be either dropped off or to leave your vehicle at a nearby motel/hotel. Houghton is not responsible for vehicles left unattended at any of the pick-up/drop-off locations.**

What to bring:

  • Release form
  • Sleeping bag
  • Pillow
  • Toiletries
  • Towel (some students also bring shower shoes)
  • If riding the bus, spending money for meals and/or snacks on the ride to and from campus

Here’s a quick look at this year’s tentative weekend activities.

Thursday, March 28, 2019
6:00 PM Registration
6:15 Dinner
7:00 Meet Your Housing Host
8:15 Welcome to Accepted Student Weekend!
9:30 Movie Night

Friday, March 29, 2019
9:00 AM Breakfast with President Mullen
9:55 Class Visit /Highlander Highlights Campus Tour /Purple & Gold Photo Scavenger Hunt
11:05 Chapel
11:45 Lunch
1:25 PM Class Visit /Highlander Highlights Campus Tour /Purple & Gold Photo Scavenger Hunt
2:45 Tour the Residence Halls
4:00 Departmental Receptions
5:00 Dinner
6:15 Highlander Hangout
8:00 Night of Worship
9:15 After Party! (Dance and Board Game Night)

Saturday, March 30, 2019
9:00 AM Breakfast
10:30 Depart Campus