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Schedule a Visit

The Graduate School admissions team provides different options throughout the year to visit campus and explore life as a graduate student at Valparaiso University. Please view our current visit options below. We are excited to personalize your visit and hope to see you on campus soon.

See for yourself why Valpo has a nationally recognized academic reputation. Experience a customized agenda that fits your needs. Meet with a graduate admissions professional and a faculty member to help answer your questions and give you in-depth information about our graduate programs. Financial aid advising available upon request. Our faculty are eager to meet and help you accomplish your career goals and advance your education.

  • Connect with faculty.
  • Explore Valpo’s beautiful campus.
  • Take a 30 – 60 minute walking tour of campus attractions and explore state-of-the-art facilities such as the Christopher Center Library, Harre Union, Center for the Arts (VUCA), Chapel of the Resurrection, and anything connected to your program of interest.
  • Discuss application requirements.
  • Meet with financial aid staff to see how financial aid can benefit you.

ARRIVAL TO CAMPUS

If you are personalizing your visit, it will begin in Kretzmann Hall Administration Building, the first building on your right after entering campus from U.S. Hwy. 30. Visitor parking is in Lot 1 or 2. Proceed to the north lobby to check-in at the Graduate School reception desk.

Visitors receive an application fee waiver. Schedule today with a graduate admissions specialist by emailing us at grad@valpo.edu.

For those at a distance or who prefer a virtual format, our graduate admissions team is happy to provide you with the convenience of a virtual visit. Meet with a graduate admissions professional and a faculty member to help answer your questions and give you in-depth information about our graduate programs. Financial aid advising is also available upon request. Our faculty are eager to meet and help you accomplish your career goals and advance your education.

  • Connect with faculty.
  • Discuss application requirements.
  • Learn about financial aid options for graduate students.

TECHNOLOGY

Virtual visits are typically conducted via Zoom. Be sure to have a webcam and if you are visiting us from a distance, remember there may be a time zone difference. Valparaiso University is located in the Central time zone.

Virtual visitors receive an application fee waiver, too. Schedule today with a graduate admissions professional by emailing us at grad@valpo.edu.

Visit Day is the best opportunity for prospective graduate students to learn more about graduate programs, financial aid opportunities for graduate students, and Valparaiso University Graduate School as a whole. The event is conducted by the Graduate School admissions staff, who will be joined by graduate faculty. Visit Day is an excellent opportunity to:

  • Find the graduate program that is right for you
  • Learn more about the application process
  • See how financial aid can benefit you
  • Hear directly from staff and faculty

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All attendees will receive an application fee waiver.
Kretzmann-Hall

Contact Information

Graduate School & Continuing Education

Kretzmann Hall
1700 Chapel Drive
Valparaiso, IN 46383

Email: Graduate.School@valpo.edu
Phone: 219.464.5313 or 800.821.7685

Office Hours

Monday-Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CST