March 29th, 2014
Students who are eligible for consideration for the President and Vice President’s Scholarships have been invited to campus for Scholarship Day on Saturday, March 29th.
Scholarship Day will be combined with Spring Preview Day to give students the chance to interview for prestigious scholarships while participating in Mass, information sessions, a campus tour, and an optional bus tour of Nashville. Participants will have the opportunity to meet current Aquinas students, faculty, and staff.
Many students and their families will be on campus on Saturday, March 29th. Some are just beginning their college search while others are nearing the end of their search by interviewing for the premiere scholarships. Excitement is building for students of all different stages to get the chance to meet and get to know one another!
Students will be given their interview times when they arrive on Scholarship Day.
9:00 AM – 9:30 AM Mass
9:30 AM – 10:00 AM Check in
10:00 AM – 10:30 AM Welcome
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM Breakout Sessions
- Admissions/Financial Aid
- Library/Academic Advising
- Student Life/Residential Life
12:00 PM – 12:45 PM Lunch
12:45 PM– 1:25 PM Academic Sessions
1:25 PM – 2:10 PM Seton Tours (On Campus Housing)
2:15 PM – 4:15 PM Nashville Bus Tour (optional)
*Students will be interviewed during their specified time slot while the Breakout Sessions are presented
*Scholarship awards will be announced within a week of the interviews
Students applying for need-based financial assistance are required to file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible. The Aquinas College school code is (003477).
Take the West End Avenue exit (exit #1A) going west. Stay on West End Avenue, which turns into Harding Pike. The Dominican Campus is approximately one mile from the exit, just past Cherokee Avenue, across from Vine Street. Turn right into the campus.
Take the White Bridge Road exit south, continue south on White Bridge Road to the Harding Pike intersection. Turn left onto Harding Pike. The Dominican Campus is approximately 1/2 mile down Harding Pike, just past St. Thomas Hospital. Turn left onto campus at the traffic light at the Harding Pike/Vine Street intersection.
Detailed Campus Maps
Once you have entered the main campus gates, drive straight up the short hill. As you are nearing the top of the hill, bear left past the large white house. Take a left at the first opportunity. You will find a row of parking spaces for guests immediately on your left. The front desk for Aquinas College is in the Main Building. See the below map for details.
Bird’s Eye View of Aquinas College
Optional Bus Tour
At the end of the day students and their families will have the option of participating in a bus tour of Nashville. Our very own Sister Margaret Andrew will give an informational and very entertaining tour of the city we are proud to call home!
Places to Stay
Please vist this link for hotel accomodations http://www.visitmusiccity.com/Visitors/placestostay.