Presidents' Day Only during BGSU's 2021

ARE YOU STILL WATCHING?

Future Falcons and Families, we rolled out the virtual orange carpet for the premiere of our first-ever, one-of-a-kind Virtual Presidents' Day Weekend February 13, 14 and 15! Below, you will be able to explore the recordings of these virtual sessions.

Questions? Contact us at choosebgsu@bgsu.edu. Happy viewing, Future Falcons!

Just the Basics

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Next Steps to Becoming a Falcon: Info Session for Seniors

Various dates & times available
This info session is a great place to start. During the spring of your senior year, there will be many important steps you need to take. We’ll fill you in on everything you'll need to know between now and the start of your first year at BGSU.

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BGSU Residence Life Info Session: The One Where They Live On Campus

Various dates & times available
You're sure to find lifelong friends when living here on campus! We’ll explore room options, roommate options, selecting your room and more. Whether you have already submitted your housing payment or not, we recommend you attend if you’re thinking about living on campus.

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Understanding Your Financial Aid

Various dates & times available
Join us for a financial aid presentation where we review the financial aid timeline, provide tips on how to understand your financial aid offer, and your next steps to receiving your financial aid.

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Your BGSU Premiere: A Simple Guide to Joining the Falcon Family

Various dates & times available
Let us help you kick off your BGSU premiere with this simple guide to joining the Falcon Family. Feel like you might be "late to the game”? Feeling overwhelmed with the college search process? Still need to apply to BGSU, but don’t know where to begin? This session is for you.

Meet Our President

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Our Hope for the Fall: Future Falcon Chat with BGSU President Rogers

Saturday, Feb. 13 @ 4 p.m. EST
As you’re navigating a very unique college search experience and looking ahead to your first year on campus, this will be an opportunity to hear from President Rodney K. Rogers, Ph.D. ask questions and learn more about our community of care for students and their families.

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BGSU Families Matter: A Chat with BGSU President Rogers

Monday, Feb. 15 @ 6 p.m. EST
At BGSU, we recognize that we are no longer accepting only students— instead we engage entire families. This presentation, hosted by President Rodney K. Rogers, Ph. D. and the  Parent, Family and New Student Connections office will provide a framework for our commitment to family engagement.

New to BGSU

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Your BGSU Premiere: A Simple Guide to Joining the Falcon Family

Various dates & times available
Let us help you kick off your BGSU premiere with this simple guide to joining the Falcon Family. Feel like you might be "late to the game”? Feeling overwhelmed with the college search process? Still need to apply to BGSU, but don’t know where to begin? This session is for you.

Watch the recording

Understanding Your Financial Aid

Various dates & times available
Join us for a financial aid presentation where we review the financial aid timeline, provide tips on how to understand your financial aid offer, and your next steps to receiving your financial aid.

Watch the recording

BGSU Residence Life Info Session: The One Where They Live On Campus

Various dates & times available
You're sure to find lifelong friends when living here on campus! We’ll explore room options, roommate options, selecting your room and more. Whether you have already submitted your housing payment or not, we recommend you attend if you’re thinking about living on campus.

Watch the recording

Transition to College Life Presentation for Students and Families

Various dates & times available
Hosted by BGSU’s new Parent, Family and New Student Connections Office, this presentation will focus on your transition from life as a high school student and family to building a partnership with BGSU. 

Life in the Classroom

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Life Design at BGSU: A New Kind of Education

Monday, Feb. 15 at 11 a.m. EST
At BGSU, we start by teaching our students to design their college experience and then we provide them with the tools to design their life. People believe college is about a degree, about finding a job. It’s much more.

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No Major? No Problem! Info Session for Undecided Students

Sunday, Feb. 14 at 2 p.m. EST
Trying to decide on a major can be seriously overwhelming. But don't worry- we're here to help. Whether you are exploring options or trying to decide among a few majors, we'll discuss the resources for students who are still deciding on a major and our unique approach to choosing a major, which is all about designing your life.

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Falcon Learning Your Way (FLY) Program Info Session

Sunday, Feb. 14 @ 4 p.m. EST
The only program of its kind among state universities in Ohio, the FLY Program provides academic coaching and support for students diagnosed with a learning disability and/or ADHD/ADD. Hosted by a FLY Program Learning Specialist, join us to learn more.

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Transferring Credit to BGSU Info Session

Saturday, Feb. 13 @ 11 a.m. EST
Hosted by transfer specialists, hear tips for both high school students or current college students interested in resources that will help determine how their credit through college coursework, College Credit Plus, Advanced Placement, Military will transfer to BG.

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BGSU Pathway Program Information Session

Sunday, Feb. 14 at 1:00 p.m. EST
This event is for students admitted to the BGSU Pathway Program and will cover information about your classes, the additional support provided to Pathway students, program costs, next steps and what to expect from your first year at BGSU.

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BGSU Pathway Program: Q&A with the Advisor

Monday, Feb. 15 at 12:00 p.m. EST
This event is only for students admitted to the BGSU Pathway Program. Hosted by the Pathway academic advisor, attend to learn more about how they will be a key ingredient in your success, course and academic exploration, expectations and tips for success.

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BGSU Honors College Info Session

Monday, Feb. 15 @ 12 p.m. EST
Join us to learn more about the application process, Honors Learning Community and next steps. We'll be joined by current Honors Scholars who are eager to offer advice and tell you about their experiences at BGSU.

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BGSU College of Musical Arts: Audition Prep Virtual Information Session

Sunday, Feb. 14 at 12 p.m. EST
All students who wish to major or minor in music at BGSU audition to be accepted to the College of Musical Arts. Join us to learn more about audition requirements as well as tips and advice for preparation.

Freddie & Frieda's Picks

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Next Steps to Becoming a Falcon: Info Session for Seniors

Various dates & times available
This info session is a great place to start. During the spring of your senior year, there will be many important steps you need to take. We’ll fill you in on everything you'll need to know between now and the start of your first year at BGSU.

Watch the recording

Great BGSU Dining Halls: BGSU Dining Q&A & Info Session

Sunday, Feb. 14 at 4 p.m. EST
We may not have "the tent" you see on the Great British Bake Off, but we definitely have great dining options here on campus! Hosted by BGSU Dining team members, join us to learn more about meal plans, dining locations and our campus dietitian.

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First-Generation Falcons Info Session: Navigating the College Experience

Various dates & times available
Designed for first-generation students (the first in their family to attend a college/university) and families to explore the highlights and challenges they may face and resources available at BGSU as you transition to college life.

Watch the recording

Life Design at BGSU: A New Kind of Education

Monday, Feb. 15 at 11 a.m. EST
At BGSU, we start by teaching our students to design their college experience and then we provide them with the tools to design their life. People believe college is about a degree, about finding a job. It’s much more.

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Belonging at BGSU Info Session for Multicultural Students

Monday, Feb. 15 at 1 p.m. EST
Hosted by the Office of Multicultural Affairs team, this session is an opportunity for multicultural students to learn about the programs and services available to help create a sense of belonging at BGSU.

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LGBTQ+ at BGSU

Monday, Feb. 15 @ 2 p.m. EST
Hosted by members of the LGBTQ+ Programs team, students within the LGBTQ+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and various queer- and trans-spectrum identities) community will learn about programs and resources at BGSU that promote LGBTQ+ students’ success.

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Transition to College Life Presentation for Students and Families

Various dates & times available
Hosted by BGSU’s new Parent, Family and New Student Connections Office, this presentation will focus on your transition from life as a high school student and family to building a partnership with BGSU. 

Watch the recording

Student Life Info Session: Writing Your BGSU Story

Various dates & times available
At BGSU, each student gets to create their campus story, and we want to help you begin yours! Join us as we explore clubs, organizations, activities, and events all while providing some tips and tricks to pursuing your passions on campus.

Meet the Deans

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BGSU Schmidthorst College of Business: Q&A with the Dean

Saturday, Feb. 13 @ 12 p.m. EST
Exciting prospects await students who come to BGSU to earn a business degree.  Hosted by Raymond Braun, Dean of the Schmidthorst College of Business, this event is your opportunity to ask questions and learn more about your future as a business student at BGSU.

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BGSU College of Musical Arts: Q&A with the Dean & Current Students

Sunday, Feb. 14 at 11 a.m. EST
Hosted by Dr. William Mathis, Dean of the College of Musical Arts, and current BGSU music students, this event will offer a time for questions and conversation and will even feature a live performance. You will not want to miss this!

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BGSU Honors College Q&A: Meet the Dean and Current Honors Scholars

Sunday, Feb. 14 @ 1 p.m. EST
Hosted by Dr. Simon Morgan-Russell, Dean of the BGSU Honors College, this virtual event is your opportunity to not only connect with the Dean but also current members of the Honors College. This open conversation will be a great time to learn more.

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BGSU College of Technology, Architecture & Applied Engineering: Q&A with the Dean

Monday, Feb. 15 @ 3 p.m. EST
Hosted by Jennie Gallimore, Ph.D., Dean of the College of Technology, Architecture & Applied Engineering, learn what makes our majors and programs stand out - co-ops, hands-on experiences, alumni success stories, excellent job placement and more.

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BGSU College of Education & Human Development: Q&A with the Dean

Monday, Feb. 15 @ 3 p.m. EST
There are many reasons to be excited about the majors in the College of Education & Human Development. Join Dawn Shinew, Ph.D., Dean of the College of Education & Human Development, to hear more about how our EDHD students can truly have a serious, positive impact on the future.

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BGSU College of Health & Human Services: Q&A with the Dean

Monday, Feb. 15 at 3 p.m. EST
Hosted by Jim Ciesla, Ph.D., Dean of the College of Health and Human Services, join us to learn more about the ways our excellent faculty and staff prepare students for careers in disciplines that improve the health, well-being, and safety of people and their communities.

A Day in the Life of a Falcon

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Great BGSU Dining Halls: BGSU Dining Q&A & Info Session

Sunday, Feb. 14 at 4 p.m. EST
We may not have "the tent" you see on the Great British Bake Off, but we definitely have great dining options here on campus! Hosted by BGSU Dining team members, join us to learn more about meal plans, dining locations and our campus dietitian.

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Learning Communities Info Session: What They Are & Why So Many Students Join Them Each Year

Monday, Feb. 15 at 1 p.m. EST
Whether you've already signed up for a Learning Community or are still deciding, this session is for you! We'll explore the types and locations of the 19 LCs across campus, answer questions about signing up, roommates, cost and benefits of belonging. 

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BGSU Residence Life Info Session: The One Where They Live On Campus

Various dates & times available
You're sure to find lifelong friends when living here on campus! We’ll explore room options, roommate options, selecting your room and more. Whether you have already submitted your housing payment or not, we recommend you attend if you’re thinking about living on campus.

Watch the recording

Student Life Info Session: Writing Your BGSU Story

Various dates & times available
At BGSU, each student gets to create their campus story, and we want to help you begin yours! Join us as we explore clubs, organizations, activities, and events all while providing some tips and tricks to pursuing your passions on campus.

Belong at BGSU

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LGBTQ+ at BGSU

Monday, Feb. 15 @ 2 p.m. EST
Hosted by members of the LGBTQ+ Programs team, students within the LGBTQ+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and various queer- and trans-spectrum identities) community will learn about programs and resources at BGSU that promote LGBTQ+ students’ success.

Watch the recording

Student Life Info Session: Writing Your BGSU Story

Various dates & times available
At BGSU, each student gets to create their campus story, and we want to help you begin yours! Join us as we explore clubs, organizations, activities, and events all while providing some tips and tricks to pursuing your passions on campus.

Watch the recording

First-Generation Falcons Info Session: Navigating the College Experience

Various dates & times available
Designed for first-generation students (the first in their family to attend a college/university) and families to explore the highlights and challenges they may face and resources available at BGSU as you transition to college life.

Watch the recording

Belonging at BGSU Info Session for Multicultural Students

Monday, Feb. 15 at 1 p.m. EST
Hosted by the Office of Multicultural Affairs team, this session is an opportunity for multicultural students to learn about the programs and services available to help create a sense of belonging at BGSU.

Design Your Own Unique BGSU Experience

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Life Design at BGSU: A New Kind of Education

Monday, Feb. 15 at 11 a.m. EST
At BGSU, we start by teaching our students to design their college experience and then we provide them with the tools to design their life. People believe college is about a degree, about finding a job. It’s much more.

Watch the recording

Falcon Learning Your Way (FLY) Program Info Session

Sunday, Feb. 14 @ 4 p.m. EST
The only program of its kind among state universities in Ohio, the FLY Program provides academic coaching and support for students diagnosed with a learning disability and/or ADHD/ADD. Hosted by a FLY Program Learning Specialist, join us to learn more.

Watch the recording

Learning Communities Info Session: What They Are & Why So Many Students Join Them Each Year

Monday, Feb. 15 at 1 p.m. EST
Whether you've already signed up for a Learning Community or are still deciding, this session is for you! We'll explore the types and locations of the 19 LCs across campus, answer questions about signing up, roommates, cost and benefits of belonging. 

Watch the recording

First-Generation Falcons Info Session: Navigating the College Experience

Various dates & times available
Designed for first-generation students (the first in their family to attend a college/university) and families to explore the highlights and challenges they may face and resources available at BGSU as you transition to college life.

Recording coming soon

LGBTQ+ at BGSU

Monday, Feb. 15 @ 2 p.m. EST
Hosted by members of the LGBTQ+ Programs team, students within the LGBTQ+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and various queer- and trans-spectrum identities) community will learn about programs and resources at BGSU that promote LGBTQ+ students’ success.

Watch the recording

Transferring Credit to BGSU Info Session

Saturday, Feb. 13 @ 11 a.m. EST
Hosted by transfer specialists, hear tips for both high school students or current college students interested in resources that will help determine how their credit through college coursework, College Credit Plus, Advanced Placement, Military will transfer to BG.

Recording coming soon

Belonging at BGSU Info Session for Multicultural Students

Monday, Feb. 15 at 1 p.m. EST
Hosted by the Office of Multicultural Affairs team, this session is an opportunity for multicultural students to learn about the programs and services available to help create a sense of belonging at BGSU.

Watch the recording

Student Life Info Session: Writing Your BGSU Story

Various dates & times available
At BGSU, each student gets to create their campus story, and we want to help you begin yours! Join us as we explore clubs, organizations, activities, and events all while providing some tips and tricks to pursuing your passions on campus.

Watch the recording

No Major? No Problem! Info Session for Undecided Students

Sunday, Feb. 14 at 2 p.m. EST
Trying to decide on a major can be seriously overwhelming. But don't worry- we're here to help. Whether you are exploring options or trying to decide among a few majors, we'll discuss the resources for students who are still deciding on a major and our unique approach to choosing a major, which is all about designing your life.

Watch the recording

Recreation & Wellness Info Session: How to Lead an Active & Healthy Lifestyle at BGSU

Saturday, Feb. 13 @ 1 p.m. EST
Find out how students keep moving and get involved at BGSU through exercise classes, intramural and club sports, outdoor program trips and the climbing wall, wellness peer education, aquatics, and working at the Rec Center, one of the most popular facilities on campus.

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Co-Ops, Internships, and Part-Time Jobs for All Majors

Various dates & times available
This presentation is great for students who are looking ahead and thinking about opportunities for co-ops, internships and part-time work. Learn about finding and securing co-ops, internships, and part-time jobs for all majors.

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BGSU Honors College Info Session

Monday, Feb. 15 @ 12 p.m. EST
Join us to learn more about the application process, Honors Learning Community and next steps. We'll be joined by current Honors Scholars who are eager to offer advice and tell you about their experiences at BGSU.