Congratulations on your admission to Valparaiso University! We invite you to campus to get to know Valpo’s faculty, staff and students while exploring campus life and academics.

This program – reserved for our admitted students – includes an overnight visit on Sunday evening.

If you do not wish to spend Sunday night, sign up for the Admitted Student Day and opt out of the overnight by texting us at 219-240-0526. Check-in for Day 2 is at 9:00 a.m. in the Harre Union.

Additional appointments are not available and registration is limited.


Sunday Evening, 5:00-6:00 p.m.


Check-in at the Harre Union
Students pair up with their Overnight Student Ambassador.
Parents may attend a reception just for them (5:00-6:30) which can include a residence hall tour.
Monday Morning, 9:00 a.m. Arrival for Day 2 at the Harre Union
9:30 a.m.. Welcome and Presentation

Monday activities for Students & Guests include:

  • An introduction to your academic college
  • Academic programs for students
  • Campus Resources Panel for parents
  • Lunch for all at Founders Table
  • Individual conversation with financial aid representatives
  • Options to talk with Christ College, Study Abroad, and Multicultural Programs staff, tour select labs and athletics facilities.

The day’s program ends between 2:00 and 2:30 p.m. Central Time.

If you wish to speak with coaching staff, you should schedule the appointment on your own for after 2:30 p.m.

You must submit a medical consent form prior to your overnight visit:

For your overnight visit, you should bring a sleeping bag, pillow, toiletries, shower shoes, homework, and extra spending money. You will also need to bring a picture ID (driver’s license, school ID, or passport) to check in to the residence hall after 7:00 p.m.

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2019 Dates are:

  • March 24-25 (registration is closed)
  • April 14-15

If you prefer not to stay overnight on campus Sunday night, just call or text us to opt out: 219-240-0526

There are other ways to visit campus. Go back to your page of visit options to see which fits you best. Tour times may be limited.