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Summer Events

We invite you to join us for a variety of special events designed to help prospective students explore our exciting academic programs. You will learn more about our campus, supportive learning community, and meet the people who make Western New England University great. Don't let these special opportunities pass you by. Register early to reserve your seat! The events below are designed for current high school seniors and transfer students. 

Come for a Summer Visit!

WNE Spirit Wednesdays

Any time is a great time to visit Western New England University, but this summer we’re making every Wednesday an especially fun day to come meet us face-to-face. Spirit Wednesdays will feature a variety of fun give­aways and treats from our famous WNE Cookies, to T-shirts, to samplers from local restaurants! Check out our giveaway schedule below and register for a campus tour today! During your visit, you’ll have opportunities to tour our residence halls, classrooms, labs, athletic facilities, and brand new Dining Commons! So mark your calendar, pack up the parents, and plan a Wednesday visit to Western New England University. 

Date Celebration Giveaway
June 20, 2018 WNE Summer Kickoff Day Ice Cream Sandwiches
June 27, 2018 National WNE Sunglasses Day WNE Spirit Sunglasses
July 11, 2018 Famous WNE Cookie Day WNE Chocolate Chip Cookies
July 18, 2018 Discover What It Meants to be a Golden Bear Day Golden Bear Posters
July 25, 2018 Taste of Springfield Day Donut Dip/Hot Table Samplers
August 1, 2018 WNE is sweet, enjoy a treat! Day Blue & Yellow Candy Bar
August 8, 2018 Wear Your Golden Bear Spirit Day WNE Spirit T-shirts
August 15, 2018 Become a Golden Bear Day WNE Gummy Bears
August 22, 2018 Get a Grip on WNE Day WNE Pop sockets
August 29, 2018 Celebrate #WNESpirit Day WNE Pennants

Business is Hot

Friday, July 20 or Monday, August 6
9:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Business is HOT this summer at WNE! All prospective students interested in learning more about what makes the programs in our College of Business distinctive are invited, along with their parents, to join us for this special program. During the event, you will meet with members of the faculty and hear from current students and recent alum who will share why they think a degree from Western New England University’s College of Business is well worth the investment. A customized campus tour will be offered as well as a special luncheon in our new Dining Commons where you’ll have the chance to ask all of your questions.

To register for this special event on either Friday, July 20th or Monday, August 6th, click here. Any questions about the Business is Hot events, please contact Olivia Mazzarella, Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions at 413-782-1289 or olivia.mazzarella@wne.edu.

Pre-Pharmacy Information Session

Thursday, August 9
9:15 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Interested in learning more about our Pre-pharmacy program? All prospective students interested in our distinct Pre-pharmacy program are encouraged, along with their parents, to attend a summer information session on Thursday, August 9th. This special program includes an exclusive campus tour, information session with the Assistant Dean for Pharmacy, Q&A for parents while students participate in a hands-on workshop, and luncheon in our new Dining Commons.

To register for this special event on Thursday, August 9th, click here. Any questions about the Pre-pharmacy Information Session, please contact Susan Woods, College of Pharmacy Admissions Counselor, at 413-796-2528 or susan.woods@wne.edu.