Forsyth Tech to Hold Open House on Sat., April 8, 9 AM – Noon, Main Campus

Open House ScheduleEvent Features Workshops, Campus Tours, Program Fair, & Local Manufacturing Companies To Showcase College Offerings

Forsyth Tech will hold an Open House on Saturday, April 8 from 9 am – Noon at the Oak Grove Center on its Main Campus, 2100 Silas Creek Parkway, Winston-Salem.

The event offers the community the opportunity to learn about the variety of career and college transfer programs available at the college, as well as resources that support students’ academic success.

The event is free and open to the public. Pre-registration is requested by completing the form found at

During the Open House, visitors will have an opportunity to meet with representatives from academic programs, admissions and student support services during a Program Fair in the Oak Grove Conference Center. Five area manufacturers will also be on hand to speak with prospective students about potential careers they could pursue after graduation with a degree from Forsyth Tech, and to showcase the college’s offerings. They are:

  • Deere-Hitachi
  • Wieland Copper Products
  • Grass America
  • Wake Forest School of Medicine
  • Salem Nationalease Corp.

Workshops will be offered to help attendees learn more about financial aid, college transfer, campus life and career options. Campus tours will also be available.

For more information, visit or call Eddie Waddell, director of Recruiting and Student Support Services, at 336.734.7326 or email

Note: If you would like to schedule interviews and/or opportunities for photos and b-roll of the event on Saturday, please call Tricia Gambill, Marketing Manager at Forsyth Tech, at (336) 529-5369.

Open House Activities
Saturday, April 8, 2017
9 a.m. – Noon

  • 9:00 a.m. – Noon Registration & Information – Outside Oak Grove Center Entrance
  • 9:15 – 9:45 am Opening Session – Oak Grove Center Auditorium
  • 10 am – Noon Program Fair – Oak Grove Conference Center
  • 10:00 – 10:30 am & 11:30 am – Noon Financial Aid Workshops – Oak Grove Center Auditorium
  • 10:45 – 11:15 am College Transfer Workshop – Oak Grove Center Auditorium
  • 10 – 10:30 am & 11:30 am – Noon Career Assessment Workshops – Oak Grove Center Room 3362
  • 10:30 am – Noon Campus Tours – Begin at Oak Grove Center Entrance Registration Table

students and faculty at open house

Caption: Forsyth Tech will hold an Open House on April 8, from 9 am – Noon at the Oak Grove Center on the college’s Main Campus, 2100 Silas Creek Parkway.