How would you like to visit
Valparaiso University?

Personal Visit

Transfer students, your personal visit includes a walking tour of campus, meeting with a transfer admission counselor, and faculty appointment. Because our counselors’ calendars fill up quickly, please set up your visit at least two weeks in advance. Copies of your college transcripts are needed at least one week before your visit so we have time to review them for transfer of credit.

Nursing students should contact (219-464-5011)

All other transfer students should contact (219-464-5011)


2018 Admitted Student Days

(registration now closed)
This visit is designed to give you a more in-depth feel for what students experience at Valparaiso University. The program includes an introduction to your academic college with specific major sessions for students, lunch with current students, financial aid and admission next steps, campus resource sessions, and options to talk with various office representatives. Additional sessions are offered for parents. Registration opened in January.


2017-2018 Valpo Preview Days

(Oct. 7, Nov. 11, Dec. 2, April 21)
Visit campus with other prospective students and their families to get a broad overview of Valparaiso University. The day begins with check-in at 8:00 a.m. and ends after 1:00 p.m.  The program includes an introduction to the University, academic overview, student-led campus tour, lunch among current students and staff, and specialty sessions on admission, financial aid, study abroad & multicultural programs, Christ College-The Honors College, and specialty tours of select facilities.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Scheduling Your Visit

To arrange your personal visit with a transfer counselor, contact us two weeks before your preferred date so we can schedule a visit that suits your needs; less than two weeks could mean the date and time you desire is not available. We must have copies of your college transcripts at least one week before your visit.

If emailing, do so two weeks in advance and include the following:

  • name
  • address, city, state, and zip
  • daytime phone number
  • school transferring from
  • semester you wish to start
  • academic interest
  • preferred date & time of visit

Also forward to us copies of your college transcripts.

Call us at 219-464-5011, or email Jennifer (nursing) or Carrie (all other majors).