Transfer Student Day
Transfer Student Day is a great way to learn more about Pfeiffer University as you explore the next step in your educational path. Members of the Office of Admission, Financial Aid, faculty and staff will be available to answer questions and guide you through the enrollment process.
Recommended Before the Event
-Apply on line (Application Fee Waived)
-Submit official transcripts for all colleges/universities
-Complete the FAFSA at www.fafsa.ed.gov (Pfeiffer University code 002955)
Plan Your Visit
Now that you have scheduled your visit to Pfeiffer, please plan to experience the surrounding area while you're in town. Misenheimer, a picturesque community located in North Carolina's Piedmont region, is near the conveniences of city and outdoor life.
Pfeiffer is only 15 minutes from the city of Albemarle, 20 minutes from I-85, 40 minutes from Uwharrie National Forest, and one hour from Charlotte-Douglas International Airport.
Use the following links as a resource to help you plan your visit to Pfeiffer University.
Black and Gold Experience
The Black and Gold Experience at Pfeiffer is a helpful part of the college search. It gives you a chance to see campus and live in the residence halls. In addition, it will give you a look at life outside of university business hours. An overnight experience can be instrumental in connecting with current Pfeiffer students, and it will give you a closer look behind the screen.
You willl arrive on campus at 4 p.m. to check-in for your visit. You will engage with Pfeiffer Students on campus and stay overnight with an Ambassador host. This unique experience is available exclusively for high school juniors and seniors and provides a sneak peek at life as a Falcon.
What to Expect During Your Visit
All of our campus visit appointments include a campus tour with a current student and an individual meeting with an admissions counselor. Other options while on campus are as follows:
- 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. You have the option to visit a class, meet a professor, dine in an on-campus eatery (on us!), or go on a campus tour.
Just make a note in your request of which activities you would like to add to your tour and time with an admissions counselor.
Pfeiffer University is pleased to be hosting Transfer Tuesdays. This is a great way to learn more about Pfeiffer University as you explore the next step in your educational path. The Admissions Office, Financial Aid, faculty and staff will be available to answer questions. You will also have an opportunity to receive an official transcript evaluation and campus tour on that day. Please call to schedule your private session so you get the most out of your visit.
We recommend completing the following before attending Transfer Tuesday:
- Apply online (application fee waived)
- Submit official transcripts for all colleges/universities before visitng
- Complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) www.fafsa.ed.gov
Note: If you have completed a 2011-12 FAFSA add Pfeiffer University Title IV School Code 002955
If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact the Admissions Office at (704) 463-1360
Accepted Student Day
Pfeiffer University offers two Accepted Student Days per year. During the day, students will have the opportunity to meet with an advisor, register for classes, receive your student ID, tour the residence halls, visit financial aid and other offices. We also invite you to attend the president's raffle and reception that will be held at the end of the event.
To be eligible to attend the event, students must be accepted to Pfeiffer University. All Transfer students are also welcome to attend if eligible.
All eligible students will have an opportunity to compete for additional university scholarship aid. Awards offered are varied in value up to full tuition per year. Throughout the day students will have an opportunity to interview with university faculty and Pfeiffer Alumni, tour our beautiful campus, attend presentations on campus life and financial aid and meet students, alumni and faculty during lunch.
To be eligible to attend the event, you must be accepted to Pfeiffer University for the Fall 2014.
Register for the Dec. 7 event
Falcon Preview Day
Have you experienced the charm of Pfeiffer University?
Falcon Preview Day is sure to be inspiring for students and families. Learn about campus life, internships and servant leadership from the involved students and knowledgeable faculty and staff that make these programs great. Find out more about our academic programs and tour our beautiful campus. Experience the uniqueness of Misenheimer and Pfeiffer University.
Saturday Information Sessions and Tour of Campus
On selected Saturdays, the Office of Admissions will offer a student-led tour followed by a group information session with an admissions counselor and student ambassador. The tour and information session will begin at 10:00 am. Please call the Office of Admissions for a available dates at 704-463-1360.
Schedule a Visit
If you would like to schedule a visit to Pfeiffer University,
If you would like a day or time not listed or you would like a
Falcon Preview Day
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Things To Do
Salisbury/ Rowan County
Dan Nicholas Park & Campground
Address: 6800 Bringle Ferry Rd. Salisbury NC 28146
Business Phone: (704) 636-0154
Description: 425 acre park located 8 miles southeast of Salisbury. Offers a 10 acre lake for paddle boating and fishing, live animal exhibits, tennis courts, picnic shelters, playground, volleyball, horseshoes, ballfields, miniature golf, carousel, gem mining and miniature train ride for children. The 80 site family campground is open all year round. Outdoor theater.
Eagle Point Nature Preserve
Address: Black Road Salisbury NC 28147
Business Phone: (704) 636-2089
Description: Two hundred acre natural area on remote part of High Rock Lake. Visitors can hike 4.5 miles of trails to vistas of the lake and wildlife observation points. Self introspective nature trails, old home sites, seasonal canoe access, and fishing from the shore.
Address: 3060 Millbridge Road China Grove NC 28023
Business Phone: (704) 857-5242
Description: Patterson Farm Inc. is a 4th generation working farm. We grow 350 acres of tomatoes, 25 acres of Strawberries, 40 acres of pumpkins, and poinsettias. From April until Christmas, enjoy fresh-from-the-field seasonal produce, plants and much more. Strawberries, tomatoes, pumpkins and poinsettias are grown in abundance on a seasonal basis and may be picked on-your-own or picked from the bountiful selection at the Market. Choose from a variety of gift items, jams, jellies, clothing and seasonal items at the Market in addition to native ornamental trees and flowering plants. Group farm tours are offered during strawberry, tomato and pumpkin seasons. Please call for an appointment. During strawberry (late April - May) and pumpkin (mid September; mid November) seasons, festival weekends are filled with activities for all ages. Enjoy the petting farm, local music and dancing, hayrides in the fall or pack a picnic and just take in the clean, country air. Hours vary with the season, so please call ahead to verify that the farm and market are open.
Village of Gold Hill
Address: St. Stephen's Church Rd. Gold Hill NC 28071
Business Phone: (704) 279-1632
Description: "The richest mining property east of the Mississippi." This was the message sent to England in the mid-1800s after gold was discovered here in 1824. Once a thriving, rough and rowdy mining town in the eastern part of Rowan County, the village is coming to life again with the restoration of area homes and stores. Visit the Rock Jail, Mauney's 1840 Store and Museum, and the E.H. Montgomery Store. Picnic and playground area in the park. Park closes at dark daily. No admission charge. Mauney's and Montgomery's Stores open Wed. - Sat. 10:30 am - 5:30 pm, Sun. 2-5:30 pm. Extended holiday hours. Ms.Ruby's restaurant, the Gold Hill Bakery & Mint Shoppe, and the Christmas Shoppe are now open. The Country Market opens every Saturday mid-June through mid-September from 8 am - 1 pm. Fresh produce, flowers, herbs and pastries are for sale and there's art and craft demonstrations and live music starting at 10 am.
Yadkin River Trail
Address: Highway 601 North Salisbury NC 28144
Business Phone: (800) 332-2343
Description: The Yadkin River, which forms part of Rowan County's northeastern border, is a pastoral, scenic river perfect for canoeing and rafting. Floaters on the river can enjoy the unspoiled wildlife and natural vegetation. Boat access area is located on Hannah's Ferry Road off Old Mocksville Rd. Sport fishing and duck hunting are permitted in season with proper licensing. Trail maps are available at the Rowan County Convention & Visitors Bureau.
Cinemark Tinseltown USA
305 Faith Rd.
Innes Street Market
Salisbury, NC 28146
Badin Road Drive-in: 704-983-4882
located at 2411 Badin Road
Morrow Mountain State Park
49104 Morrow Mountain Road, Albemarle, NC 28001
Footloose Skating Rink
Albemarle, NC - Stanly County NC
2223 Us Highway 52 N
Albemarle, NC 28001 (Google Map)
823 Nc 24 27 Byp E
Albemarle, NC 28001
Strike Zone Bowling Center
1434 E Main St, Albemarle, NC
1.5 mi E - (704) 982-9313
1811 Jake Alexander Blvd W, Salisbury, NC
2.2 mi NW - (704) 633-5342
Concord Mills Mall
8111 Concord Mills Boulevard
Concord, North Carolina 28027
Lowe's Motor Speedway
5555 Concord Pkwy. South
Concord, NC 28027
North Carolina Zoo
4401 Zoo Parkway
Asheboro, North Carolina
North Carolina Pottery Center
Seagrove, North Carolina
Phone: (336) 873-8430