Panther Preview

You're invited to join us at a Panther Preview program! 

Panther Preview is Ferrum College's Open House program. Participants will have the opportunity to talk with Ferrum faculty, staff, and students about student activities, academics, and athletics as well as admissions and financial aid personnel. 

For additional information or to register by phone, please call our Admissions Office at 1-800-868-9797 opt. 1, or email admissions@ferrum.edu.  You may also register online by clicking the button below.

Panther Preview Dates:

  • Saturday, October 8, 2016
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  • Saturday, November 12, 2016
  • Saturday, December 3, 2016

The $25 application fee will be waived for seniors and transfers submitting a completed application while on campus for open house!

Campus Visit Grants

Attending a Panther Preview counts as an official campus visit. All high school or transfer students seeking full-time admission to Ferrum College for Fall 2017 and who make an official visit to campus between the dates of June 1, 2016 and May 1, 2017 are eligible to receive a $1,000 campus visit grant.

In addition to visiting campus, an eligible student must gain acceptance and enroll at Ferrum College. The grant is renewable for four years of enrollment at Ferrum.

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Can't make any of this year's Panther Preview dates?

Come to our campus for a personal tour!  Visit our Private Tour page to learn more.

What You'll do at a Panther Preview

Activities Fair

Families will have the opportunity to talk with students and staff about Student Activities and Leadership, Career Services, Academic Resources, First Year Experience, Christian Ministries, Community Outreach, Athletics, and our Boone Honors program. Due to team travel schedules all sports may not be represented at Panther Previews. To confirm that a particular coach will be available, please contact that coach directly.

Student and Parent Information Panels

Ferrum's faculty, staff and current students will be available to share information and respond to questions about what it is really like to be a part of the Ferrum College learning community.

Academics Fair and Financial Aid Presentations

Families have the opportunity to meet faculty and explore one or more of Ferrum's 33 diverse academic majors. A financial aid information session will also be available.

Complimentary Lunch

Experience a meal prepared by Ferrum College's very own "Chef Bo" in the dining hall.

Tours of Campus

Current student ambassadors will lead small groups on tours of Ferrum's beautiful campus including residence halls.

Onsite Admissions Decision

Our admissions counselors will be available to meet with you throughout the day to give you an Onsite Admissions Decision if you bring the following items with you:

  • Your completed application for admission to Ferrum College (if you haven't already submitted it)
  • Your official high school transcript or official college transcript(s)*
  • Your official standardized test scores (SAT or ACT)

* For Prospective Transfer Students:  Please go here or contact the Admissions Office to discuss which items you need to bring to receive an onsite admissions decision.


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