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MTSU Alumni Summer College FAQ

What is Alumni Summer College?
Alumni Summer College is an opportunity for alumni and friends to return to campus and become reacquainted with the university and each other through a series of interesting classes and fun tours.

What is the tuition?
Tuition is $250 per person for 2017.

What does my tuition include?
Your tuition includes all classes, meals, transportation to and from field trips including admission to all the field trip venues. Meals include dinner Wednesday night, breakfast, lunch, and dinner on Thursday and Friday.

Can I bring someone who didn't graduate from MTSU?
Absolutely! Spouses, adult friends, and adult family members are welcome. Let's share our Blue Raider pride.

What is the registration deadline?
The registration deadline for Alumni Summer College is May 15, 2017. Space is limited. Registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis, so please register online or call 800.533.6878 promptly.

When do I pay my tuition?
The full $250 tuition must be paid when reserving. We accept checks, VISA, MasterCard and American Express.

Can I cancel and get a refund?
You must cancel your reservation by June 1, 2017 to receive a full refund of your tuition.

What do I wear?
Alumni Summer College is a casual environment. Summer clothing such as cotton, linen, polo-style shirts, khaki pants, and even jeans are appropriate. Keep in mind that the weather can be warm in June and there will be some outdoor activities and walking tours. Wear comfortable shoes. Casual dress is appropriate at all meals. And, remember … MTSU blue always looks good on you!

Where do I stay during Alumni Summer College?
Lodging is responsibility of the college participants. Some participants will stay with family and friends, while others will require a hotel room. Special MTSU Alumni Summer College rates are available at the following Murfreesboro hotels: Embassy Suites Murfreesboro, , Fairfield Inn and Suites, DoubleTree, Hampton Inn & Suites, and Baymont Inn & Suites. However, you are free to stay at any hotel you wish.

How long should my hotel reservation be?
Alumni Summer College registration begins Wednesday afternoon. We will return to campus from our field trip (as late as 10:00 pm) on Friday night.

Where will our day start?
Each morning, you will meet your class at a designated place on campus. There will be reserved parking available. We will travel by Raider Xpress bus around campus and by motorcoach for field trips. We will return to where your car is parked at the end of each day.

What if I have special physical, medical, and nutritional needs?
Be sure to let us know on your registration form so that we may accommodate your needs. You must share with us in advance in order for us plan.

Will continuing education or professional development credit be awarded?
No. Alumni Summer College is designed to be a fun and casual summertime adventure.

What if I have more questions?
Call or email the Alumni Relations Office, 1-800-533-6878 or alumni@mtsu.edu.