March 21 is a Lourdes Spring Visit Day

Posted: Thursday, March 19, 2015 by: Helene Sheets | Category: Education

Lourdes University is offering prospective undergraduate students and their families the opportunity to explore Gray Wolves Country on Saturday, March 21. The day begins at 9:30 a.m. in the Franciscan Center of Lourdes University.

After a welcome from Lourdes Vice President of Enrollment Dean Ludwig, Ph.D., students and their parents can tour campus accompanied by Lourdes students and an undergraduate admission representative. During the tour, students are encouraged to meet their peers who attend Lourdes, share their academic interests with professors and advisors, discuss scholarship opportunities, meet with coaches and tour Lourdes’ signature apartment-style on-campus housing.

Those traveling to Gray Wolves Country from outside the region are encouraged to make their trek an overnight or weekend vacation. Known as the “City of Trees,” Sylvania is located just minutes from Toledo and the Michigan border. A charming suburban area, Sylvania offers boutique shops and one-of-a-kind restaurants in the historic downtown area as well as parks, an arboretum and nature preserve. Our neighbor – Toledo – offers an array of activities from the cultural arts, America’s best zoo, shopping, sporting events, the Great Lakes and more.

Individuals and families can also choose to set up a daily tour as well. Daily tours are offered at 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m.

To sign up for the March 21 Spring Visit Day or a future daily tour, RSVP at For more information, contact the Office of Undergraduate Admission at 419-885-5291 or email

Rooted in the Catholic Franciscan tradition, Lourdes University offers baccalaureate degrees in more than 30 academic majors as well as graduate degrees in business, education, liberal studies, nursing, organizational leadership, and theology. Community outreach programs include the Appold Planetarium, the Center for Science Education & the Environment, and Lifelong Learning. A member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, Lourdes students can also compete in a variety of men’s and women’s sports. Named a “Best in the Midwest” college by the Princeton Review, Lourdes University is a nationally accredited, veteran and transfer-friendly institution offering a variety of student scholarships. Discover us online at or by phone at 419-885-3211.

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