Fly-In Focus

What’s Happening to Fly-In Programs in 2020?

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As we’ve watched the world change in the last few months, one thing is for sure: everyone’s plans have changed in 2020. Higher education has not been immune to these affects, undergoing policy changes, extended application dates, test optional routes, and deciding when it is safe for students to get to campus. Since traditional college visits and travel in general seems to be out of reach right now, some colleges are continuing to offer opportunities to get to know what their school has to offer. Enter – virtual fly-in programs.

These programs aren’t quite the same as getting you to the quad, staying in a dorm, or face-to-face meetings with future classmates, but they will still provide you with a chance to connect and get a better feel for the school from the safety of home. We will continue to make updates throughout the summer.

College/UniversityProgram NameIn-Person or Virtual
Amherst CollegeAccess to AmherstVirtual
Bates CollegePrologue to BatesVirtual
Carleton CollegeTaste of CarletonTBD
Colgate UniversityColgate in FocusVirtual
Colorado CollegeExperience Colorado CollegeTBD
Emory UniversityCultural Outreach, Recruitment, & Education (CORE) Virtual SeriesVirtual
Lafayette CollegeOur Beloved Community (OBC)Virtual
Middlebury CollegeDiscover MiddleburyVirtual
Pitzer CollegeDiversity ProgramVirtual
Rensselaer Polytechnic InstituteScience, Technology, & Arts @ Rensselaer Program (STAR)Virtual
Smith CollegeWomen of DistinctionVirtual
Swarthmore CollegeDiscover SwarthmoreVirtual
Tufts UniversityVirtual Voices of Tufts Diversity ExperienceVirtual
Tulane UniversityPreview TUUnsure
Washington & Lee UniversityDiversity and Inclusion Visit Experience (DIVE)Virtual
Williams CollegeWindows on WilliamsVirtual

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