Admissions & Aid

Becoming a Scot Day

At Becoming a Scot Day, you’ll connect with faculty, staff, and current students and prepare for your Alma College experience. 

All ​incoming first-year and transfer students are required to sign up for a Becoming a Scot Day event. By attending this event you will:

  • make meaningful connections
  • engage with members of the campus community
  • explore campus services at a resource fair
  • learn about college policies and expectations

You’ll also get a few things to take home! 

  • Alma swag
  • ID card
  • Parking pass (if purchased ahead of time) 

Sign Up

To sign up, please click on the in-person event date you would like to attend. After you have registered, you will receive a confirmation email with more details. The program will last from approximately 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. with optional program offerings until 5 p.m.

Registration is available for the following dates:

Wednesday, July 13, 2022
Thursday, July 14, 2022
Friday, July 15, 2022
Tuesday, July 19, 2022
Wednesday, July 20, 2022
Thursday, August 4, 2022 (Virtual)

During our Friday, July 15 Becoming a Scot Day event, we’ll offer special programming and networking opportunities for incoming students of color and their families. Learn about programs and services like Campbell Scholars, King-Ch├ívez-Parks, and the Julius Chatman Living Learning Community; hear from diversity-focused student organizations; meet current students of color and ask them questions; and start building your personal network of support. 

Physicals for Athletics

Are you planning to be a student-athlete? If so, you will need an updated physical to participate Our team physician will be on campus on Becoming a Scot Day from 4:00-6:00 p.m. in the Athletic Training Room of the Hogan Center. Physicals are only $20 and no insurance card is needed. Come meet your athletic training staff and get prepared for your experience in Alma College Athletics. You don’t want to miss out on this opportunity! Please sign up below for your physical and to access the 2022-23 Alma College athletics forms. Walk-ins will also be welcome on all Becoming a Scot Days.

Student-Athlete Physical Sign-Up

Student-Athlete Participation Forms