Home Town and State/Country:
Hollins attracted you the most?
subject areas are you most interested in studying at Hollins?
you considering as a possible major?
interested in any of the following? If so, check the box.
As you know, you will enroll in a first-year
seminar in the fall. You must select at least four of the seminars below
that interest you. You will be assigned to one of your choices. Please
note we will NOT place you in a seminar if you select fewer than four
ART 197F: Pirate, Princess, Prioress, Pilgrim:
Uppity Women in the Middle Ages
ART 197F: Theories of Color: Beyond Red,
Yellow and Blue
COMM 197F: Analyzing Pop Culture
COMM 197F: How to Watch TV
ECON/ES 197F: Incompatibles? Economics, Nature
ES /INTL 197F:
ENG 197F: Your Life and Middlemarch
HIST 197F: What is a Nation?
HIST/CLAS 197F: Rome and Shakespeare
HUM 197F: The Passion for Power and the Power
INTL 197F: Science Fiction, Politics and
Society: A Critical Introduction
MATH 197F: Games, Puzzles and Logic
MUS 197F: Girls in Pink Tights: An Exploration
of Women on Broadway
PHIL 197F: Biff! Bam! Kapow!:
The Philosophy of Superheroes
PSY 197F: The Creative Brain
THEA 197F: Mythbusters
Why did you select these particular seminars? Write a
sentence or two about each.
had experience using library resources to write papers?
resources (not web)?
language(s) did you study in high school? Spanish, French, Latin,
interested in studying abroad?
If yes, in
which country would you most like to study?
expect to need help with study skills during your first year at Hollins?
yes, please specify
other Please specify.
FOR STUDENTS WITH DOCUMENTED LEARNING
In order to receive learning accommodations at
Hollins, you will need to forward a copy of your testing information
from your doctor/psychologist, etc. to Vicki McMahon, Assistant to the
Dean of Academic Services. The documentation may be mailed
(Hollins University, PO Box 9523, Roanoke, VA 24020), faxed
(540-362-6690) or emailed (
This documentation must include what tests were administered, the
results, and recommendations. Please note that the information
must not be more than three years old. For questions or additional
information, please contact Vicki McMahon at 540-362-6333 or
complete the following sentences:
in addition to earning a quality education, I am looking forward to…
next four years, I expect Hollins to...
In order to achieve my goals at Hollins I will...
As I look
ahead to attending Hollins, I am most worried about...
book that you have read recently or a movie you have seen that made an
impression on you. Why did it impress you?
you consider your greatest accomplishments to date?
you like to do in your spare time?
cocurricular activities do you think you might like to participate in
anything else you would like your advisor to know about you?