Campus Visit

Visit and Event Options

Visiting the campus is the best way to see if Winthrop is the right fit for you!  At this time, we are offering virtual options, as well as in person, socially distanced options for you to learn more about Winthrop University.  Be sure to check back periodically to learn more about our upcoming events! 
** Dates and schedules subject to change**

Fall Events - In Person Events

    Weekday In Person Visits

    • In-person sessions will include an admissions presentation given by an admissions counselor, followed by a student-led tour of campus.
    • Campus tours will not enter campus buildings and will maintain social distancing.  

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    Fall Open House - October 9, 2021

    Description:  Join us for our Fall Open House created for all high school prospectiv students (seniors, juniors, and sophmores) to provide an in-depth view of academic and campus life at Winthrop University.  While on campus, you will have the opportunity to meet Winthrop faculty, staff, and students; explore your intended major; and tour our campus. 

    Fall Dates:


    First Look Friday - October 22, 2021

    Description: 1st Look Friday provides a glimpse into the life of a Winthrop student.  The visit includes a tour of campus, lunch in the cafeteria, and sitting in on  a class.  Students also have opportunities to speak with current students, faculty, and their personal admissions counselor to learn more about the Winthrop experience.

    Fall Dates:

    Saturday Visits

    Description: Not able to join us during the week?  Attend a Saturday Visit with us this Spring for a full visit experience.

    Fall Dates:

    • Saturday, November 13
    • Saturday, December 4     

    Skip With Winthrop - October 13

    Description: Local High Schools will be testing Juniors and the Seniors are encouraged to use the day to visit schools.  This event is specifically designed for those students to come experience Winthrop while they have a free day from school.

    Wednesday, October 13

    CVPA Open House

    The College of Visual & Performing Arts will be hosting a series of CVPA Open Houses to provide students with an in-depth look at the colleges's many programs.

    Registration link coming soon


Fall Virtual Events

    Virtual Weekday Visits

    Offered Tuesday & Thursday at 5:00 p.m.

    • Online information sessions include an overview of Winthrop’s admissions process, campus life, and financial aid opportunities.
    • Students will have an opportunity to send in questions during the session and to take our virtual tour immediately afterward.

    Registration is required in order to participate in these information sessions. Login information will be sent upon registration. 

    Register Now

    Virtual Open House - September 25

    Join us for Fall Open House for an in-depth view of Academic & Campus Life here at Winthrop University!  You will have the chance to join virtual sessions on Financial Aid, Admissions Process, & Student Q&A. There will be opportunities to learn all about your potential major(s) and lastly take a virtual campus tour.

    Virtual Transfer Tuesdays 

    Transfer Tuesday information sessions are intended to simplify the transfer process and make an easy transition to Winthrop University. These evening sessions provide students with information about the transfer application process, transfer credit policies, and available scholarships. Please note that we do not provide pre-evaluation of transfer credit.


    Virtual Chat with an Eagle:  Wednesdays @ 6:30 p.m.

    To hear what it's really like as a Winthrop Eagle, sign up for a time to chat with one of our current students and learn more about life as an Eagle.

    Registration Opens Soon


Group Visits

    We are now open for group visits!   Group Visits can be requested during our weekday hours, and they are open to Elementary, Middle, and High School age students. Please complete the form below to request a group visit with us and we will reach out to confirm date and times.

    Request a Group Visit

 Out of an abundance of caution and in accordance with the information disseminated by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) regarding COVID-19, Winthrop has adjusted our Admissions Events. Updated regulations include reduced capacity for each event, reduced number of guests, mandatory masks for all visitors and staff, increases hand sanitizer, limited time spent indoors, and a required pre-event COVID-19 health screening for every visitor.

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Last Updated: 9/8/21