Fly-Out Programs

Many colleges offer opportunities for high achieving, First-Generation-To-College and/or Students of Color to visit and see what their campuses have to offer. These weekends are FREE and transportation is usually free or subsidized. Please check out the websites below for more information about requirements and how to register for diversity open houses at the following colleges. These programs and competitive and many fill up before the deadline, so don’t delay!

Babson College: Multicultural Overnight Experience, October 27-28, Deadline: rolling basis until mid-September

Bowdoin College: Explore Bowdoin, November 7-10. Deadline: September 27

Carleton College: Taste of Carleton, October 10-12, Deadline: August 19

Carnegie Mellon University: Celebration of Diversity, November 3-5. Register ASAP.

Colorado College: Flyin’ Tigers, October 27-29, Deadline: September 28

Connecticut College: Explore Weekend, November 9-11, Deadline: October 1

Davidson College: Access Davidson, November 3-5, Deadline: August 26 (priority); September 16 (final)

Denison University:, November 2-4, Deadline: October 1st

Dickinson College: Discover Diversity at Dickinson, November 7-9, Apply ASAP.

Franklin & Marshall College: Collegiate Leadership Summit, October 27-29. Deadline: Septemeber 13

Haverford College: Have a Look, October 6-8, Deadline: September 15

Lafayette College: Our Beloved Community, November 9, Deadline: October 1

Lewis & Clark College: Compass Scholars Weekend, November 3-5, Deadline: September 16

Oberlin College: Multicultural Visit Program, October 10-12, November 14-16. Deadlines: September 16, October 21

Reed College: Discover Reed, October 13-15, Deadline: September 9

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute: Science, Technology, Arts at Rensselaer (STAR) Program, October 25-26, Deadline: September 20

Trinity College: Preview Weekend, November 3-4, Deadline: October 4

Tufts University: Voices of Tuft Diversity Experiences, October 17-18 (Engineering), Arts & Sciences (October 24-25), Deadlines: October 1, October 8

Union College: Getting to Know U, October 13-14, September 22

University of Pennsylvania: PEEP, October 13-15, Deadline: October 15

University of Rochester: Multicultural Visitation, November 10-12, Deadline: Oct. 6