Huntingdon News

February 04, 2009
For immediate release:

Huntingdon College
News Release

Huntingdon Admissions Offers Host Day for Prospective Students

 Montgomery, Ala.—The Huntingdon College Office of Admission and Financial Aid will offer its third Host Day event of the 2008–09 academic year Saturday, March 7. Prospective students and families are invited to attend this free event. Huntingdon Host Days are offered from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. (lunch provided) in the College’s historic main building, Flowers Hall. During Host Days, prospective students and families may tour the campus; meet with Huntingdon faculty, staff, coaches, and students; and learn more about the admission and financial aid processes at Huntingdon College.

The March 7 Host Day coincides with men’s and women’s tennis matches and an afternoon baseball game at 1:00 p.m. against Rust College. Visiting families are invited to remain on campus as guests of the College for these athletic events. For more information or reservations, contact the Office of Admission and Financial Aid at (334) 833-4497, (800) 763-0313, or

Huntingdon College enrollment topped the 1,000-mark this fall following the fourth consecutive year of record enrollment increases. Huntingdon is among 146 colleges and universities considered “Best in the Southeast” by the Princeton Review and is listed among 654 colleges and universities on’s “Best Colleges: Region by Region.”

Grounded in the Judeo-Christian tradition of the United Methodist Church, Huntingdon is committed to nurturing growth in faith, wisdom, and service and to graduating individuals prepared to succeed in a rapidly changing world. Founded in 1854, Huntingdon is a coeducational liberal arts college. The College offers the Huntingdon Plan, components of which include a laptop computer provided for each full-time student, theirs to keep at graduation; travel-study, internships, and service learning opportunities; an environment of small classes and personal attention to students’ needs; and a broad-based liberal arts curriculum that prepares students to enter multiple career paths. Full-time day students entering in the fall of 2009 benefit from Levelized Tuition, which provides for no increases in the cost of tuition for four years of consecutive full-time enrollment. Placement rates into graduate and professional schools well exceed national averages. Founded in Tuskegee, the College moved to Montgomery in 1909 and celebrates its 100th year in Montgomery this year.


Su Ofe
Associate Vice President for
Communications and Marketing
Office: (334) 833-4515
Cell: (334) 324-6591

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