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UVA Society of Women Engineers High School Visitation Program for Fall 2017

posted Sep 11, 2017, 8:55 AM by Terri Morrison
The program gives young women a comprehensive look at engineering fields and at UVA’s engineering curriculum through informative speakers and hands-on design activities. The program is designed to benefit participants with all levels of engineering experience. We particularly target those students who are not yet familiar with the field but may be interested in applying to engineering schools or pursuing an engineering career. 

The fall session of the program will be for high school seniors, however sophomores and juniors may apply. Interested students may be selected to spend Saturday night (the 18th ) in UVA dorms with SWE members.

Program​ ​Activities: The program gives young women a comprehensive look at engineering fields and at UVA’s engineering curriculum through informative speakers and hands-on design activities. 
Some of the events throughout the day are: 
● Design Activity 
● Majors Fair 
● Scavenger Hunt around Grounds
● Lab and Dorm Tours ● Professional Panel 
● Tour of UVA 
How​ ​to​ ​apply: 
The application to apply for Fall High School Visitation can be found at our website: http://www.virginiaswe.org/hsv
Deadline to apply:  October 21, 2017
There will be a non-refundable confirmation fee of $25. Acceptances will be sent out no later than October 28 at 5 pm, with commitment required by November 4 at 5pm
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