THE HBCU SHUTTLE
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2022 FAMU Spring Preview
March 25th -27th, 2022
Celebrating our class of 2022 Rattlers
Departing south FL on 03/25/2022 @ 10:00 p.m.
This event is an annual collaborative project of the FAMU Miami-Dade, Broward Alumni Chapters and THE HBCU SHUTTLE, Inc. We look forward to having our high school seniors that have been accepted to FAMU for 2022 and our Jr. college transfer students, take part in the 2022 FAMU Spring Preview and informational session, on March 26th. Parents are encouraged to attend. This event, will enable our "newest Rattler's" to experience The Hill!!
Those students that have been accepted to FAMU for the Summer/Fall 2022, will have an opportunity to stay overnight, socialize with incoming students, tour Tallahassee, attend the spring game and participate in the spring preview workshops and activities. Parents are welcomed and encouraged to travel with us. Members of the South FL FAMU Alumni Chapters will serve as chaperones for this event.
Cost: $220.00 per student and $190.00 for parents (includes: round trip transportation,, 1 night hotel (double occupancy- single occupancy can be requested, but please note, cost will increase) lunch on campus, note taking materials, tour of Tallahassee, attend Rattler's spring football game and more.
Payment Deadline: 02/25/2022
FAMU alumni will travel with students and assist them in completing the enrollment and/transfer process as they prepare for the next chapter of their academic journey.
Please note that COVID-19 protocols will be in place and students/parents/chaperones will be required to wear a mask during travel on motorcoach. Also, a copy of COVID-19 vaccination and/or a negative COVID-19 test taken within 48 hours of travel date, Your cooperation is appreciated.
Departure Time on 03/25/22
7601 N. Kendall Drive (Dadeland Mall)
3300 S. Univ Drive, Miramar
@Hong Kong kitchen
2300 W Atlantic Blvd, Pompano Beach
The HBCU SHUTTLE will depart on the evening on March 25th (see schedule noted above). Students will have an opportunity to change and freshen up prior to arriving on campus on Saturday morning.
Upon arriving at FAMU, students, parents a chaperones will be intensely involved in various workshops (admissions, financial aid & scholarships, overview of all academic majors offered at FAMU etc) a complete walking tour of the campus including dorms, and one on one meetings with the college Deans. Further, students will enjoy lunch on campus, with the current student body.
After lunch on campus, we will check in hotel and prepare to attend the Spring football game on campus (03/26). The group will have dinner at local restaurant after the game. On Sunday morning (03/27) there will be a workshop with university officials, and students will be able to finalize (including housing) any outstanding issues. We will then tour Tallahassee (approximately 1 hour) and depart Tallahassee by 11:00a.m. Our anticipated arrival time to South FL is 7:00 p.m.
The Spring preview is designed to give students an opportunity to experience the "FAMU tradition" as a college student and prepare themselves for admission to FAMU.
There will be conference call regarding all issues regarding the FAMU Spring college tour week end travel , beginning PROMPTLY at 8:00 pm on March 21, 2022. THIS CONFERENCE CALL IS FOR REGISTERED STUDENTS & THEIR PARENTS ONLY. THE CONFERENCE CALL NUMBER AND CODE WILL BE SENT UNDER SEPARATE COVER, VIA E-MAIL. THANK YOU.