Why Visit Valpo?

The best way to know if a campus is right for you is to visit! At Valpo, our total commitment is to provide you with the visit experience that fits your interests. Coming onto campus will give you a feel for what it is like to learn, live, and grow here. We look forward to seeing you on campus soon!

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Valparaiso University On-Campus Visits

Valpo Admission is committed to providing you with the best experience in your college search journey. Below you will find a variety of visit options, whether you are looking for a personal visit, a large event, or virtual options. Reach out to our office (219.464.5011) if you need assistance choosing the perfect visit for you.

All times are in Central Time.

It’s easy to get to Valpo, but sometimes hard to leave. We’re an easy drive from Chicago, and you’ll find lots to do once you’re here. Use these links to plan your visit:

Ways to Visit

Campus Tours

Tours are available Monday through Friday. Customize your campus tour experience and select from a variety of information sessions.

Saturday Campus Tour & Info Session

Join us for a campus tour and information session on select Saturdays throughout the year. Academic appointments are not available on these dates.

Overnight Visits

An opportunity for students who have applied to Valpo spend the night in an on-campus residence hall, eat in our dining hall, attend on-campus events and activities, and be a Valpo student for an evening on campus.

Preview Days

An introduction to Valparaiso University whether you are starting your college search or applying to Valpo. Learn more about academics, take a campus tour, and discuss next steps in the admission and financial aid process.

Admitted Student Days

Meet your future classmates, take part in hands-on academic activities, and get a sense of the Valpo community during our premiere event for admitted students. Take part in an interactive game through the event to earn Valpo merchandise!

Explore Engineering Day

Experience our nationally-ranked College of Engineering with professors and current students. Learn about our engineering majors, see our lab spaces, and participate in hands-on engineering activities.

High School & Organization Group Visits

Campus tours and admissions presentations available for high school groups, churches, youth groups, or other organizations. Available for groups of high school freshmen through seniors.

Virtual Visit

Can’t make it to campus right now? Check out video and other online resources to learn more about Valpo before scheduling your visit.

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