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Accepted Student Webinar

Now that you've been accepted to UWA, join us for a special event to celebrate your big achievement! Our Accepted Student Webinar is an exclusive event for students who have been accepted to UWA.

During this Accepted Student Webinar, you'll have the chance to chat with current students, faculty, and alumni. This is your opportunity to learn what is next for you as an accepted student and learn firsthand what student life is like here in Livingston. 

Your Accepted Student Webinar would not be complete without time in your academic major. During these hour-long sessions, you will go over what to expect as a first-year student in our various academic areas.  You will hear more about the curriculum, majors and minors, classroom and outside opportunities, and the tremendous advising support you will receive during your entire time at UWA! Plus we will leave plenty of time for questions.

Fall Accepted Student Webinar

November 9, 2020 from 6:30 - 7:30 PM CT

Accepted Student Webinar attendance is free for prospective students and their families, but we do ask that you please pre-register. Registration is now open. You may register by clicking HERE or the " Schedule A Visit" button to the right and selecting the November 9th event.

Tentative Schedule

6:30 PM Welcome & Congratulations

                    UWA Student Experience

                    Your Next Steps

                   UWA Essentials

                   Student Life

                   Financial AId

                   Advising

                  Student Engagement

                  Housing

                  Final Q & A

7:30 PM Academic Showcase

How to Join the Webinar

When you register for a webinar, you will receive an email confirmation with a link. Clicking on the link will allow you to join the webinar via Zoom. If this is your first time participating in a webinar, we encourage you to visit the webinar link early and ensure your equipment is set up to properly view the event. 

Other Ways to Prepare for the Webinar:

1. Test your connection to Zoom: Join a test meeting

2. Watch this tutorial on how to join a Zoom meeting: Video Tutorial

Troubleshooting FAQs:

What if clicking the link does not open the webinar?

  1. You can download Zoom Client for Meetings
  2. Open the Zoom Client and click Join a Meeting.
  3. Locate the 9-digit meeting ID/webinar ID from your registration email. It will be in the join link just after https://zoom.us/j/ 
  4. In the Meeting ID / Personal ID / Personal Link field, enter the 9-digit webinar ID, and click Join,
  5. Enter your name and email address if requested. Click Join Webinar. This should take you into the webinar if the webinar is in session.

I cannot hear audio for the webinar

In order to hear the audio for the webinar, you will need either speakers or headphones for your device. See the Zoom Help Center page about audio for assistance. 

Is my computer ready?

If you have already participated in one of our webinars using Zoom, your computer should already be setup. You can test you connection to Zoom ahead of the meeting by joining a test meeting.

How do I connect to the webinar when I am ready to attend?

When you sign up for the webinar, you will receive a confirmation email. The confirmation email will contain the URL for the webinar. Please click on that URL or copy-and-paste it into your web browser's address bar. 

We suggest trying to access the URL several minutes before the meeting is scheduled to begin (all webinars will be available 30 minutes before the start time).

What if my internet connection to the meeting is broken?

If you have to leave the webinar for any reason, or if you get disconnected, you can simply click on the link to the Zoom meeting and rejoin the webinar.

What if I am using a mobile device (smart phone, tablet)?

Zoom webinars can be viewed on a mobile phone or tablet. Follow the instructions for your device on Zoom's Joining a Webinar page.

What if I need more technical support to get my Zoom?

Please check the Zoom Video Tutorials for assistance.

Additional Questions:

Please contact the UWA Admissions Office at 1-800-621-8044 or 205-652-3578 or admissions@uwa.edu