Why Visit Valpo?

The best way to know if a campus is right for you is with a college tour! At Valpo, our total commitment is to provide you with the college 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!

Virtual Tour

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 university 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 college visit for you.

Interested in transferring to Valpo? Come to campus for our Express Enrollment Days! Enjoy a tour and an opportunity to meet with a transfer counselor to determine conditional admission to Valpo and eligibility for scholarships. Bring your unofficial and official college transcripts from each college/university you have attended.

High school students, join us Monday, July 15 through Friday, July 19 for Indiana Private College Week! Private College Week is a chance for you and your family to imagine your future at Valparaiso University, one of Indiana’s 29 private, nonprofit colleges and universities. Virtual options are also available.

Ways to Visit Our Campus

Campus Tour and Information Session

Campus tours and information sessions are available Monday through Friday. You can request to meet with a professor or academic representative when you register.

Admitted Student Tours

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

Saturday Campus Tour & Info Session

Join us for a college 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, visit campus, 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!

High School & Organization Group Visits

University 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.

Upcoming Special Events

Check back soon for any upcoming special events Valpo may be hosting for students interested in becoming a Beacon.

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: