Admissions & Aid

Open Houses

Fall Open House

Attending the Fall Open House is a great way to experience what it is like to be an Alma student, as well as learn more about your specific area of interest. Highlights of the events include the following:

  • Take a campus tour.
  • Meet current Alma students affiliated with your academic interest area.
  • Speak and interact with faculty members through breakout sessions.
  • Learn more about the Alma admissions process.
  • Enjoy lunch in our dining hall.

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Performing Arts Open Houses

Attending one of the performing arts open houses is a great way to experience what it is like to be involved in the arts at Alma College. You do not need to be a performing arts major or minor to be involved in our many ensembles.  Highlights of the events include the following:

  • Take a campus tour.
  • Meet current Alma students affiliated with your performance area.
  • Speak and interact with faculty members through breakout sessions.
  • Learn more about the Alma admissions process.
  • Enjoy lunch in our dining hall.
  • Audition for one of our many performing arts scholarships.

Music (both vocal and instrumental): Saturday, November 18, 2017

Choir: Monday, January 15, 2018

Theatre and Dance: Monday, January 15, 2018 

Alma College Transfer Open Houses

Come learn more about what it is like to transfer to Alma College at one of our 2017-2018 Transfer Days! Whether you’re looking at transferring right away or if you aren’t sure of your plans, we invite you to attend this event. While you’re on campus, you will participate in the following activities:

  • Take a campus tour.
  • Meet Alma students that were transfer students themselves.
  • Speak with faculty and various campus offices during break-out sessions.
  • Learn more about the transfer admissions process.
  • Participate in auditions or interviews that you may be eligible for or interested in.
  • Enjoy lunch in our dining hall.

Junior Days

We’ve tailored this event specifically for high school juniors and their families. This is an important time in your college search process! We’ll answer your questions about academics, athletics, performing arts, financial aid and other college selection factors. Your day includes lunch and a tour of campus.

Tartan Days

Are you a true Scot? Find out at Tartan Day! The Student Organization Fair will showcase the many groups and clubs available to students. You’ll also learn more about travel opportunities, the Alma Venture, academic programs and graduate success.