Find Your Future in Food and Nutrition through Science

This program is designed for individual prospective students and their family members who are interested in exploring majors and career opportunities in Culinary Food Science, Diet and Exercise, Dietetics, Food Science, and Nutritional Science (including pre-health preparation and wellness options). The visit day includes interaction with food and nutrition professionals, faculty members, and current students. Educators are advised to encourage interested students to attend with their parents.


Cost: There is no registration fee, and the event includes lunch and snacks.

Parking: Parking is available for a small fee at the Memorial Union ramp on Lincoln Way.

Space is limited, and on-line registration will be available until capacity has been reached. If you have questions about registering or being placed on a waiting list, contact

Find Your Future in Food and Nutrition through Science, October 12 or 18, 2018

Tentative schedule

8:15 am - 8:45 am Registration and Programs & Services Fair (W. Lobby, MU)

8:45 am - 9:20 am Welcome and Information session (Sun Room, MU)

9:20 am - 9:40 am Student Panel (Sun Room, MU)

10:00 am -10:50 am Academic Information Session (1951 Food Science Building)

11:00 am - noon Campus Walking Tour

Noon - 12:50 pm Tearoom Lunch

1:10 pm - 2:00 pm Hands-On Workshop

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm Faculty/Student Panel 

Optional Afternoon Activities

*Optional activities will begin at 2:50 pm 

Residence Hall Open House until 3:30 pm (Friley and/or Eaton Hall)

Financial Aid Meetings until 4:00 pm (0210 Beardshear Hall)

Admissions Counselor Meetings until 4:00 pm (100 Enrollment Services)