Ashland University to Hold Saturday Visit Event

1/31/12 ASHLAND, OH -- Ashland University will be hosting a Saturday Visit event for prospective students on Feb. 4.

This casual visit day is designed as a good "first look" at Ashland University for those who have never visited the university before or for those who would like a second look.

Check-in for the day will begin at 9:30 a.m., with an admission presentation in the Dwight Schar College of Education to follow at 10 a.m.

A student led tour of the campus will follow the presentation, and the event will conclude in the afternoon with lunch in Ashland University’s award-winning dining hall.

Those interested in attending the Saturday Visit event can sign up at:


For more information regarding the event, contact Megan Sherar, assistant director of admissions, at 419-289-5973 or


Ashland University, ranked in the top 200 colleges and universities in U.S. News and World Report’s National Universities category for 2012, is a mid-sized, private university conveniently located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. Ashland University ( values the individual student and offers a unique educational experience that combines the challenge of strong, applied academic programs with a faculty and staff who build nurturing relationships with their students.