Registration opened February 2017. In order to confirm your attendance the Parental Permission Statement must be have been signed and returned by April 14, 2017. We are expecting a record turn out and will close registration once capacity is reached. Spelman hostesses are assigned on a “first-come, first-served basis.”
Check-in will begin at 9 a.m. on Sunday, April 23, and the program will conclude for students on Monday, April 24 at 2 p.m. Get directions to campus.
ARRIVAL & DEPARTURE
Spelman College cannot provide accommodations for early arrivals or late departures, so please plan your arrival and departure accordingly. At the end of the program please meet your student at the front gates for pick up. Vehicles will not be permitted on the campus for dismissal.
Spelman College will not be able to provide transportation from the airport, bus, or train stations. A taxi for one person from the airport will cost approximately $25. A taxi from the West End MARTA station to campus will cost about $5.
ON CAMPUS MEALS & LODGING
On-campus housing and meals are available for registered students and will be arranged as part of the program. We are happy to assist parents and guardians with finding off-campus accommodations. Guest meals are available in the Spelman College Alma Upshaw Dining Hall at $7 per person, per meal. Parents, guardians, and guests may purchase meal tickets during Spel-Bound registration.
Confirmed participants will be able to provide any dietary restrictions at a later time.
Parking is available on campus Sunday free of charge. On Monday, please allow additional time to access campus as the Spelman Parking Deck will be full and open only to individuals enrolled in one of the College’s prepaid parking programs when classes are in session. The cost for parking on campus is $3 per day. The Morehouse College parking deck located adjacent to Spelman will also be available at $3 per day.
WHAT TO BRING
You will need a sleeping bag, pillow, shower shoes, bath towels, casual clothes, and other personal items, money for transportation to and from campus, and your medical insurance card.