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UConn tours available through May 2 (Released: 2/3/97)

by Thomas Becher, Office of University Communications.

STORRS, Conn. -- Prospective students are invited to tour the University of Connecticut campus through May 2.

Tours will consist of an information session with a undergraduate student tour leader and a walking tour through the Student Union, Homer Babbidge Library, a small unit residence hall and high-rise residence hall. The program will run about two hours.

Weekday tours are scheduled at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Tours will be held on Lincoln's and Washington's birthdays.

Sunday tours begin Feb. 9, departing at 1 p.m. All tours will close when capacities are reached. No tours are offered on Saturdays.

All tours are intended for prospective students (high school juniors, seniors and transfers), their families and guests. The general tours focus on the undergraduate admissions curriculum at the University.

Reservations are required. To reserve a place on a tour, call the Office of Orientation Services at (860) 486-4866 or write to: Department Of Orientation Services, Box

U-88X, 2131 Hillside Road, Storrs, CT 06269-3088.

No tours will be offered during the March 17-21 spring recess and on Sundays, March 16. and March 30.