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High school seniors, parents have choice of 2 college preview days

Due to an overflow of prospective high school students attending Fall 2005 AP Day at Austin Peay State University, this fall interested students and their parents can choose to attend on either Oct. 28 or Nov. 18, both of which are Saturdays.
Due to an overflow of prospective high school students attending Fall 2005 AP Day at Austin Peay State University, this fall interested students and their parents can choose to attend on either Oct. 28 or Nov. 18, both of which are Saturdays.

University faculty, staff and students will provide the same informational sessions and activities on both days. But participants on Saturday, Oct. 28 are invited to be the University's guests at the APSU Govs vs. Charleston football game. At 5:15 p.m., Nov. 18, students and their parents are invited to watch as the Govs basketball teams take on Arkansas.

Check-in for both days is from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Morgan University Center. During that time, guests also will have opportunities to tour the campus and meet with professors and current Austin Peay students.

At 1:30 p.m., there will be a brief welcome, after which prospective students will meet with staff from the Admissions, Financial Aid, Housing/Residence Life and Student Life and Leadership offices. There's a special session for parents, too.

From 4-5 p.m., guests may tour campus, ask any last-minute questions and check out the bookstore.

At 5 p.m., there will be a cookout and pre-game tailgate partyfree for prospective students and their parents. On Oct. 28, guests may attend the 6 p.m. football game in Governors Stadium. At 5:15 p.m., Nov. 18 in the Dunn Center, guests may attend the Govs and Lady Govs basketball games against Arkansas.

Guests are asked to park in the lot at the corner of Eighth and Marion streets or at the intersection of Henry Street and Jackson Alley. Signs will direct guests to the Morgan University Center.

For information about Clarksville restaurants and more, click on “Visitor Information” at www.clarksville.tn.us. Hotels located downtown and off Interstate-24 are closest to APSU.
For more information about either AP Day, contact the Admissions Office by telephone at (800) 844-APSU or (931) 221-7661 or e-mail admissions@apsu.edu. -- Dennie B. Burke