Simpson University Welcomes Prospective Students on Campus

For Immediate Release

October 14, 2009

REDDING, Calif. – Simpson University invites prospective students and their families to visit the campus during one of three campus Visit Fridays this fall.

During Visit Fridays, guests will be formally welcomed and encouraged to participate in activities throughout the day. Prospective students and their families will have an opportunity to eat in the dining hall, speak with professors, and attend a class. A formal welcome will start each visit day and provide an opportunity to meet the admissions team at the university.

Other activities include participating in chapel, attending and academic and student life fair, and taking a campus tour.

Music auditions will be available for prospective students who are interested, and athletes can meet the Simpson University Red Hawks coaching staff.

A workshop covering financial aid is available to parents.

Visit Friday will be held on October 30, November 13, December 4, and January 22.

Genesis Preview Weekend, a three-day event geared toward current and prospective students, will take place March 12 – 14 on the Simpson campus.

For more information about Visit Fridays or Genesis Preview Weekend, call (530) 226-4600 or visit

Simpson University, located at 2211 College View Drive in Redding, is a Christian university of liberal arts and professional studies offering undergraduate, graduate and teaching credential programs. Simpson’s academic programs also include ASPIRE, a degree-completion program geared toward working adults in the north state. Simpson’s recent curriculum expansion offers degrees in accounting, biology, nursing and outdoor leadership, among others. For more information about the university, or to arrange a personalized visit, call 1-888-9-SIMPSON or visit


Contact: SU Public Relations
(530) 226-4737