Welcome to 2020 TALONS Days! We commend you on your academic achievements and hope that you will consider making Auburn University your college home. We hope to see you soon here on campus! War Eagle!


Please choose the date most convenient for you.

If you have any questions, please call 334-844-3540, or e-mail wedadms@auburn.edu.



Friday, January 24, 2020
Friday, January 31, 2020
Friday, February 7, 2020
Friday, February 14, 2020

If you are unable to confirm a TALONS date and would like to be waitlisted for possible cancellations, please e-mail wedadms@auburn.edu.

To preview the agenda for the 2020 TALONS Days, please click the following link: 2020 Agenda (PDF)

Who is invited to TALONS Day?

TALONS stands for Talented Academic Leaders Outstanding National Scholars. Invitations to TALONS Day are extended to Fall 2020 applicants who are eligible for Presidential, Founders, or University Scholarships and to non-residents who are eligible for the Presidential, Heritage, or Charter Scholarships.

Do I need to attend in order to receive my scholarship?

No, you do not need to attend TALONS Day to receive your scholarship. For any questions pertaining to scholarships, please click the following link:

Office of University Scholarships

Where should I park for TALONS Day?

Please click the "Parking" tab for parking instructions.

Where should I stay?

Please click the "Lodging" tab for lodging information.

What is the dress for the day?

There is no dress code for TALONS Day. Activities throughout the day take place both indoors and outdoors, and include walking to and from various campus buildings. With this in mind, please take note of the weather when preparing for the day.

How do I register to attend?

Please click the "Registration" tab and select a date to register for TALONS Day.

How is TALONS Day different from other campus events such as War Eagle Days?

TALONS Day offers an in-depth visit to Auburn University. Parents and students alike will take part in several unique campus experiences. Some examples include speaking to representatives from the college or school of their academic interest and participating in Q&A panels specifically geared towards students or parents. Futhermore, you will have an opportunity to interact with currently enrolled students who have participated in undergraduate research, study abroad and the Honors College. Parents will participate in a panel discussion with campus administrators. Students will have an opportunity to visit with currently enrolled students during a student panel.

Helpful Links:

You will need to park in the West 1 Parking Lot. Please follow the directions at the link below (these will also be included in your confirmation email):

Parking Directions (PDF)

The Hotel at Auburn University is conveniently located across the street from the Auburn University campus on College Street.

  • Booking link: https://gc.synxis.com/?Hotel=75989&Rate=DWEPD1
    1. Click or copy and paste the booking link into your browser.
    2. Select the dates and click “Check Availability” button.
    3. Click on “View Available Rooms” to select your room type.
  • Please note that advanced reservations are not available on Auburn Home Football Weekends, A-DAY, Graduations, Special Events or any other black-out dates; advanced reservations are required and subject to availability.

Additional hotel information is also available at www.aotourism.com.

Last updated: 01/04/2020