Visit campus with other prospective students and their families to get a broad overview of Valparaiso University.

Please see program outline below. Note: Academic presentations are in a group setting by college, not by individual department. Also, if you wish to meet with our NCAA-Division I coaches, rules dictate that you reach out to them directly to schedule an appointment.

Typical Valpo Preview Day Program

We are on Central Time, in the same time zone as Chicago.
8:00-8:30 a.m. Check-in is at the Harre Union at the center of campus
 8:45 a.m. Welcome
Overview of Valparaiso University
College Introduction (select one of our four undergraduate colleges in which you are interested; if interested in two of Valpo’s colleges, we suggest parents go to one and students to the other.)
Campus Tour (a walking tour, so wear comfortable shoes and appropriate attire! Does not include residence halls nor the College of Nursing building.)
Lunch (fit in when you can between 11:00am and 2:00pm)
Special Interest Afternoon Sessions:

  • Admission & Financial Aid
  • Christ College – The Honors College
  • Student Life Panel (Students Only)
  • Transfer Student Session
Specialty Tours: Athletics-Recreation Center, Residence Hall, Center for the Arts (Music & Theatre), Meteorology
2:00 p.m. Approximate departure time
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Our next Valpo Preview Days are this Fall; registration will open 6 weeks before the October 7 and November 11 programs. In the meantime, please call us at 219-464-5011 to schedule a personal visit, or sign up for our morning-only Summer Preview Day on June 28.


List of Valpo Colleges and Majors



Or call us at 219.464.5011!