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Discover what Vanguard University has to offer and see why we’re a top-ranked school. Meet our faculty, eat in the Café and get a taste of college life. You’ll see why we’ve got it all – an excellent education, authentic community and a great location – at Fall Pre-VU, November 10 – 11, 2015!

Who can come

High school seniors, juniors, transfer students and family members!

To register

Register online by November 2, 2015.

Pre-VU is free of charge for all attendees.

Check-in for the event will begin promptly at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 10 and Pre-VU is officially over at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, November 11.

All students staying overnight must submit a visitor release form and proof of medical insurance. Both can be uploaded as you register for the event. If you don’t have them ready email your visitor release form and proof of medical insurance to campusvisits@vanguard.edu by Monday, November 2, 2015. Please note that your registration is not confirmed until this documentation has been submitted.

Accommodations

Students who register will stay the night in the residence halls with current students. Don’t forget to bring your sleeping bag, pillow, toiletries and any additional overnight gear! All students staying overnight must submit a visitor release form and proof of medical insurance. Both can be uploaded as you register for the event. If you don’t have them ready email your visitor release form and proof of medical insurance to campusvisits@vanguard.edu by Monday, November 2, 2015. Please note that your registration is not confirmed until this documentation has been submitted.

Families and Youth Pastors if you are traveling from afar and are looking for hotels in the area, click here for our local hotel list.

Getting here

If you’re flying or coming via train, we will provide transportation to and from the John Wayne Airport (SNA) and the Santa Ana train station. If you fly into another airport such as LAX, you must arrange for a shuttle to campus. Click here to see driving directions.

“What if…”

You can’t come to Fall Pre-VU? That’s OK! Set up a personal visit and campus tour at your convenience by submitting an online visit request!

Youth pastors

Register your students individually and send their visitor release forms postmarked by November 2. All students staying overnight must submit a visitor release form and proof of medical insurance. Both can be uploaded as you register for the event. If you don’t have them ready email your visitor release form and proof of medical insurance to campusvisits@vanguard.edu by Monday, November 2, 2015. Please note that your registration is not confirmed until this documentation has been submitted.

If you need additional brochures, email campusvisits@vanguard.edu.

Have questions?

Contact the Admissions Office at 714.966.5400 or campusvisits@vanguard.edu.

Schedule

Tuesday, November 10

2:30 – 3:30 p.m.  Check in/ Settle in to Residence Halls
3:30 – 4:30 p.m.  Campus Tours
4:30 – 6 p.m.        Welcome Dinner
6 – 6:45 p.m.         Insight Sessions
6:45 – 7:30 p.m.   Basketball Rally
7:30 – 9 p.m.         Basketball Game
9 – 10 p.m.             Karaoke & Pizza Party

Wednesday, November 11

9 – 9:50 a.m.     Class // Student Services Panel (Family members)
10 – 11 a.m.       Chapel
11 – 11:45 a.m.  Admissions & Financial Aid Presentation
12 – 1 p.m.         Lunch in the Café // Academic Luncheon (Family Members)
1 – 2 p.m.           Student Panel // Student Panel (Family Members)
2 – 3 p.m.          Academic & Activities Fair