The Defiance College Yellow Jacket Band Experience Day:

Experience the Yellow Jacket Band at DC!


Experience a day as a member of the DCYJB! We cordially invite recent and upcoming high school graduates who have an interest in Defiance College and the DCYJB to come spend a day as part of the band!

  • Visit our beautiful campus

  • Learn more about life at Defiance College
  • Rehearse and eat lunch with the band

  • Come experience the excitement of college football!

  • Parents and siblings are also welcome

Example of Schedule

8:30 am    Check-in and refreshments (Serrick Campus Center)

9:00 am    Welcome session and introductions

9:20 am    Information sessions for students and parents: "A Closer Look at DC," "Student Life at DC," "Dollars & Sense"

11:00 am   Academic Fair

11:15 am   Lunch

11:45 am   DCYJB and visiting students report to Justin F. Coressel Stadium for rehearsal

1:30 pm    Football game begins

2:45 pm    DCYJB and visiting students perform at half-time!

4:30 pm    Approximate dismissal

The visiting students will be provided music for the halftime show in advance to play with the DCYJB during halftime! Food for lunch and during the game will be provided to all guests as well as a DCYJB t-shirt to the prospective student. Direct any questions to

"The Defiance College YJ Band Experience Day is an event that our students look forward to participating in each year.
They enjoy getting a taste of the college game day atmosphere as well as playing with other musicians."
--Beth Voll, Director of Bands, Archbold Area Schools


Yellow Jacket Band Experience

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Defiance College admits students regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national and ethnic origin, disability, or sexual orientation.

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