WELCOME TO
FReX 2018


Freshman Experience is an excellent opportunity for accepted students to learn all about the Neumont approach. Accepted students spend the weekend getting to know each other, current students, staff, and faculty while participating in activities designed to familiarize them with Neumont's campus, culture, and city.

Read on for more details about this epic event.


FReX 2017

what happens at FReX?

FReX is jam-packed with exciting activities. You and your parent(s)/guardian(s) will:

  • get to know Neumont students and faculty;
  • meet other accepted students;
  • get an up close look at our project-based learning environment;
  • and see the Neumont campus, student housing, and Salt Lake City.

WHO'S IT FOR

All students accepted to Neumont for the fall of 2018 and their parents, guardians, or spouse are eligible to attend FReX. If you have any questions about eligibility, contact the Office of Admissions.

Can't wait for an invitation? Submit your Application for Admission for an acceptance decision.

When

FReX will be held on April 6 -7, 2018

HOTEL INFORMATION


Neumont will provide one room for up to two nights (Thursday - Friday) for accepted students and their parent(s). Any additional guests, as well as amenities or additional charges, will be at the expense of the visiting family. 

Hotel rooms are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis. We strongly encourage visiting families to make travel plans and book their hotel early.

FReX 2017
 

GETTING TO NEUMONT

Below are brief instructions for getting to Neumont's campus in downtown Salt Lake City.

  • Neumont College of Computer Science is located at 143 South Main Street, Salt Lake City, Utah 84111.
  • From Salt Lake City International Airport: The Neumont campus is eight miles from the Salt Lake City International Airport with access to downtown Salt Lake City via public transit. More information on airlines serving the airport can be found on their website.
  • Via Car: Visitors who choose to drive to Neumont should plan to park at City Creek Center. Parking validation is available for visitors to the college. Neumont's campus is a short walk from City Creek Center. 
  • Via Public Transit: The Utah Transit Authority TRAX light rail system connects the Salt Lake City International Airport to downtown Salt Lake City. Schedules and fare information for the Green Line/Route 704 are available on the UTA website. The Neumont campus is a short walk from the City Center (100 South Main Street) stop. 

PLANNING YOUR VISIT

While you're here, we encourage you to explore Salt Lake City and Utah on your own to see everything our location has to offer.

  • Things to do in Salt Lake City: Visit Salt Lake has a list of upcoming events and activities around the valley. 
  • Explore Utah: Utah.com has a great guide for outdoor recreation and activities across the state. 
  • Visit National Parks: Visit Utah helps you plan a visit to any of Utah's five national parks. 
  • Transportation: Salt Lake City International Airport and Utah Transit Authority offer detailed information regarding flying, driving, and taking public transit throughout the state. 
  • Hotel: We strongly encourage visitors to book your hotel stay as early as possible. There are a number of hotels near campus and in the surrounding suburbs where you may book your stay. 
 

The Fine Print

  • All students accepted to Neumont for the fall of 2018 are encouraged to attend FReX with their parents, guardians, and/or spouse. Students under the age of 18 must check-in at the hotel with a parent or guardian, who will be solely responsible for the student during the visit.
  • Students under the age of 18 attending FReX without a parent or guardian must submit a Release of Liability a minimum of one week in advance of the event. 
  • Persons wishing to rent a car will need to make independent arrangements and cover 100% of the cost.
  • Persons wishing to arrive early or extend their stay beyond two days (regardless of flight arrival and departure times) must cover 100% of these costs.
  • All FReX attendees traveling 50 miles or more to campus are eligible for the free hotel stay offer.

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