• Embrace the Orange

    We don't want you to imagine yourself at Hendrix - we want you to experience it! Join us on Sunday, April 9  - Monday, April 10 for a full year of Hendrix packed into 24 hours!

  • What Happens at Embrace the Orange?

    Sunday

    • Experience some of our fun and eclectic student organizations!
    • Students will enjoy a meal in our nationally-recognized cafeteria.
    • Parents can engage in conversation with our admission staff during a parents-only reception.
    • Spend the night in a residence hall.
    • Take part in a Social Committee event! Your folks can head to their hotel for the night and you can participate in a memorable night at an official Social Committee gathering.

    Monday

    • Sit in on an Engaged Citizen lecture (a requirement for all freshmen). It’s a great chance to experience the Odyssey ethos and to see our renowned faculty at work!
    • Hear from students at each point of their Hendrix experience.
    • See first-hand one of Hendrix’s famed cafeteria ‘theme days.’ Nothing is more Hendrix-y than our cafeteria and our beloved Caf Staff in theme day glory!
    • Discover more about academics, advising and outcomes.
    • Interact with our admission staff.
    • Join the Class of 2021 - We hope that when the dust has settled, you know in your heart that Hendrix is the place for you. The admission team is on-hand to officially welcome you to the Warrior family and to answer all of your questions about life at Hendrix!

  • Schedule forthcoming

    When arranging your travel, please plan to arrive on campus on Sunday, April 9 between 3:30 p.m. and 4:15 p.m. The activities will wrap up on Monday, April 10 by 1:00 p.m.

  • Let us know you're coming!

    Please note that Embrace the Orange is reserved for admitted students only.