GREENVILLE, S.C. — Rebecca Cabrera of Peachland joined other new students as Bob Jones University hosted its first session of summer orientation June 16-17.
Incoming students and their parents attended informational sessions about the Bob Jones University experience, had the opportunity to ask questions regarding academics, financial aid and student life, and to generally became familiar with the campus.
Additionally, students had the opportunity to connect with other new students, current students and faculty.
Cabrera will be majoring in international studies when classes begin Wednesday, August 30.
“Summer orientation provides students and their families the opportunity to experience BJU,” Rebecca Weier, the college’s director of student engagement, said. “Students who attend this exciting, informative program will be better prepared to start their college career at BJU with confidence.”
Located in Greenville, South Carolina, Bob Jones University is a “regionally accredited, biblically faithful, Christian liberal arts university focused on educating the whole person to reflect and serve Christ,” according to a release from the school. “BJU offers a unique blend of rigorous academic programs, discipleship, and character and leadership development.”
The school provides more than 100 undergraduate and graduate programs in religion, education, fine arts and communication, arts and science, and business.
Bob Jones University has 2,700 students from nearly every state and more than 40 countries.
“We are committed to the truth of Scripture and to pursuing excellence in all we do,” the school said in a release.