Admission 101
A Program for Williams Alumni Families
’62 Center for Theatre & Dance
Monday, May 21, 2018


7:30 to 8:00 a.m. – Registration and Continental Breakfast

8-8:15 a.m. – Welcome
Tiku Majumder, Interim President and Barclay Jermain Professor of Natural Philosophy

8:15 to 10:30 a.m. – The College Process
Alison Furey Nowicki ’99, Guidance & Counseling Department Chair,
Concord Carlisle High School
Chris Jones ’94, Upper School Dean, Harvard-Westlake School
Sean Logan ’88, Dean of College Counseling, Phillips Academy

  • How colleges make decisions
  • Identifying what’s important to you
  • Building a balanced college list
  • Recognizing and promoting your own strengths

10:45 a.m. to 12 p.m. – Mock Admission Committee
Office of Admission Staff

  • Behind the scenes of the admission process
  • Try your hand at making admission decisions!

12:15 to 1:30 p.m. – BBQ at the Faculty House

1:30 to 2:15 p.m. – Concurrent Sessions:
For Students: Conversation with Current Ephs
Financing Post-Secondary Education and Covering College Costs
Tour of Williams College Museum of Art
Williams College Museum of Art

2:30 to 3:15 p.m. – Closing Remarks and Q&A
Liz Creighton ’01, Dean of Admission and Financial Aid
Alison Furey Nowicki ’99, Chris Jones ’94, Sean Logan ’88

3:30 to 4:45 p.m. – Campus Tour (optional)