ERIC Number: ED220741
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Preadmission Day for Older, Non-Traditional Students.
Burton, Billie H.
This paper describes a preadmission orientation program for older nontraditional students at Murray State University, Kentucky. Included is a description of the university, a description of the orientation for traditional-age freshmen and an explanation of why this program was not appropriate for adult freshmen. A step-by-step description of the planning for the orientation is given, along with sample forms and letters, an agenda and explanation of the day's activities, and cost figures for the orientation. Participants' suggestions for improving future orientations are also discussed. (JAC)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Murray State Univerity KY
Note: Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the American Personnel and Guidance Association (Detroit, MI, March 17-20, 1982).