A Typical Day

7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Breakfast in the Dobbs University Center (DUC)

9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Class

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch in the DUC

1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Free/study time: There will be optional activities, community volunteer opportunities, and Atlanta-area excursions available to students during this time.*

Dorm outside

4:00 p.m.- 5:30 p.m. College 101
These themed presentations are designed to help high school students prepare for and learn what to expect and gain from their college experience. College 101 programming may include guest speakers, faculty and student-led panel discussions, seminars on the college admission process, a workshop on writing a college admission essay, meet-and-greets with the Office of Admission staff, and academic department previews. 

5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Dinner in the DUC

8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Free/study time: There will be optional activities, co-curricular programming (movie screenings, etc.), and group outings (Braves game, etc.) available to students during this time.*

11:00 p.m. Weekday curfew, students must be in the dorms (curfew is midnight on weekends).


*Co-curricular and extracurricular evening and weekend activities may include: service projects at the Atlanta Community Food Bank or Project Open Hand, movie nights, campus concerts, sports and arts exhibits on campus, the Georgia Shakespeare Festival, a tour of the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a tour of the the Yerkes Research Center, talent shows, lunch and/or dinner at famous Atlanta restaurants, an Atlanta Braves game, and/or visits to Atlanta attractions such as the Martin Luther King, Jr. Center, the Atlanta History Center, the Carter Center, the Margaret Mitchell House, Georgia Aquarium and the World of Coca-Cola.  A full day of Atlanta-area activities is planned for all Pre-College students on Saturdays.  Sundays are typically more relaxed days with many optional activities available.