Scholars Weekend and Registration Day
April 7-9, 2016

Scholars’ Weekend is an opportunity for rising high school Juniors and Seniors to be a Fiskite for a day! Seniors that have paid the Fall 2016 Admissions deposit will register for classes too!

2015 Scholars Weekend

*Students staying on campus with a student host should bring sleeping bags, pillows, clothing, towels/washcloths, umbrella, toiletries, cell phone and charger, camera and any medications.
**Students planning to register for fall classes must have been accepted to Fisk University, paid their $100 Admission Fee and completed the 2016-17 FAFSA.



Thursday, April 7th

TimeEventLocationDetails
Noon-9:00pmCheck-InAppleton Room, Jubilee Hall
4:30-7:00pmDinnerSpence Hall Cafeteria
5:00-7:00pmMen’s and Women’s Basketball WorkoutsHenderson A. Johnson Gymnasium
6:00-8:30pmGame NightMultipurpose Room
9:11pmKappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. New Member PresentationBehind Cravath Hall
11:00-MidnightPillow Talk: Hosted by Women of Perfection (Ladies Only)Appleton Room, Jubilee Hall
11:00-MidnightBarbershop Talk: Esquire/Collegiate 100 Program (Gentlemen Only)New Livingstone Lobby
MidnightCurfew for all overnight scholarsLobby of Living Learning Centers

Friday, April 8th

TimeEventLocationDetails
8:00am-9:00amCheck-In/Continental BreakfastBlue & Gold Room, Jubilee Hall
9:00am-10:00amWelcome PresentationAppleton Room, Jubilee HallOfficial Welcome and Review of Schedule - Jason Harrison
Introduction - VP Anthony Jones
10:00am-NoonPlacement Tests (Deposited Seniors Only) Bring Laptops if possible.John Hope and Aurelia E. Franklin LibraryLanguage and Computer Proficiency
10:00am-11:00amAcademic Panel (Families, Guests and Non-Deposited Seniors)Multipurpose Room, Spence Hall
11:00am-NoonCampus ToursJubilee Hall(Start)
Noon-1:00pmLunchCafeteria, Spence Hall
1:00pm-5:00pmAdvising and Registration (Deposited Students Only)John Hope and Aurelia E. Franklin Library
1:00pm-5:00pm*Music Majors will have auditions during Advising and RegistrationHarris Music BuildingClick Here for Audition Requirements
2:00pm-6:00pmField Day and Greek Stroll OffOn the Yard (Gym in case of rain)
1:00pm-2:00pmStudent Services PanelAppleton Room, Jubilee Hall
2:00pm-3:00pmReception with Mrs. Robyn Sims '76 (Parents Only) Carl Van Vechten Art Gallery
4:30pm-7:00pmDinnerCafeteria, Spence Hall
5:00pm-7:00pmWomen’s Volleyball WorkoutsHenderson A. Johnson Gymnasium
7:06pmAlpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. New Member PresentationHenderson A. Johnson Gymnasium
9:00pm-MidnightBlock PartyHenderson A. Johnson Gymnasium
MidnightCurfew for all overnight scholarsLobby of Living Learning Centers

Saturday, April 9th

TimeEventLocationDetails
10:00am-NoonBrunchCafeteria, Spence Hall
8:00am-NoonCheck-Out (Surveys, Student Excusal Letter & Reminders distributed)Appleton Room, Jubilee Hall

Admissions Staff and Important Phone Numbers:
Office of Admissions: 615-329-8666
Danisha Williams, Recruiter, Southern Region – 615-364-9713
Brandy Jackson, Recruiter, East Coast Region – 615-715-3383
Stephanie Corey, Recruiter, Mid-West Region – 615-601-6278
Patrick Gonzalez, Recruiter, West Coast Region – 615-601-4810
Office of Student Financial Aid: 615-329-8735
Business Office/Student Accounts: 615-329-8546
Office of Residence Life and Campus Services: 615-329-8843