Arcadia University to Host Two Undergraduate Open Houses, Sept. 23 and Oct. 14

Glenside, PA—Aug. 31, 2012—Arcadia University will host two undergraduate open houses—Sunday, Sept. 23, and Sunday, Oct. 14, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Registration begins at 9 a.m. in Grey Towers Castle. Arcadia is located at 450 S. Easton Road, Glenside, Pa.

Attend one of our two undergraduate open houses and learn about scholarships, grants and loans, tour the residence halls, meet faculty, find out about our accelerated and assured admission to our top graduate programs, and talk to students about athletics, clubs and campus life. Submit your application at the open house and the $30 application fee is waived.

Also when you visit you can enter the Scholarship Essay Contest. Up to five $1,000 Arcadia scholarships will be awarded for the best essays received. To enter, bring a composed essay with you (no more than two typed pages, double-spaced) on this topic: If you had a scholarship to travel and to pursue an academic interest of your choice, where would you go, what would you study and why?

Arcadia’s national prestige in international education starts in the classroom and extends around the world. Find out why Arcadia is among the very top schools in the nation for participation is Study Abroad.

  • First Year Study Abroad Experience in England and Scotland
  • Spring Break Previews—2012 sites included: China, France, Germany, Ireland, Israel, Romania, and other locations for freshmen; Sicily, Vienna, and Romania for transfers
  • Majors Abroad Programs with a year of study abroad
  • A flexible curriculum that engages you with a world of knowledge
  • Scholarships and financial aid that go with you when you study abroad

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About Arcadia University: Arcadia University is a top-ranked private university in metropolitan Philadelphia and a national leader in study abroad and international education. The 2011 Open Doors report ranks Arcadia University a top leader in the nation in undergraduate study abroad. U.S. News & World Report ranks Arcadia University among the top regional universities in the North and as one of the top study abroad programs. U.S. News also ranks Arcadia’s Physical Therapy program among the top 15 in the nation. Arcadia’s Physician Assistant students score in the elite 4th percentile on national boards. Arcadia University promises a distinctively global, integrative and personal learning experience that prepares students to contribute and prosper in a diverse and dynamic world. (