Winthrop University: Campus Visit

Visit and Event Options


2022-2023 All Year Events

    Weekday In-Person Visits

    • In-person sessions will include an Admissions presentation by an admissions counselor, followed by a student-led tour of campus.

    • Offered Mondays-Fridays at 10:30 am. and 2:30 p.m.

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    Transfer Tuesdays 

    Transfer Tuesday information sessions are intended to simplify the transfer process and make for 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.

    To learn more about Winthrop Transfer Admissions and events, contact Craig Gero. 

    Dates:  2023

    Arts Winthrop Take Over 

    The College of Visual & Performing Arts invites you to join us for a special "ArtsWinthrop" Take Over event. This event will allow prospective students interested in music, fine arts, design, theatre and dance the opportunity to connect with faculty and current students while also getting the full visit experience including an Admissions presentation and campus tour. More details about the schedule of the events to follow registration. 

    Date:

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    When registering for any of our morning weekday visits, feel free to add on an academic departmental tour to chat with faculty and get an in-depth look at academic life at Winthrop within your desired major. We now offer these additional tours during the week for the following:

    Academic Areas of Interests:

         Tuesdays - Thursdays

    • Accounting, Finance, and Economics  
    • Management and Marketing 

         Only Fridays:

    • Computer Science and Quantitative Methods  
    • Education 
    • English 
    • History/Social Studies Education
    • Mass Communication/Integrated Marketing Communication 
    • Political Science, Philosophy and Religion
    • Social Work 
    • Sociology, Anthropology and Criminology 
    • STEM 
    • World Languages and Cultures

 

Academic Department Tours - 2023

    Spring 2023

    When registering for any of our morning weekday visits, feel free to add on an academic departmental tour to chat with faculty and get an in-depth look at academic life at Winthrop within your desired major. We now offer these additional tours during the week for the following:

    Academic Areas of Interests:

         Tuesdays - Thursdays

    • Accounting, Finance, and Economics  
    • Management and Marketing 

         Only Fridays:

    • Computer Science and Quantitative Methods  
    • Education 
    • English 
    • History/Social Studies Education
    • Mass Communication/Integrated Marketing Communication 
    • Political Science, Philosophy and Religion
    • Social Work 
    • Sociology, Anthropology and Criminology 
    • STEM 
    • World Languages and Cultures

 

Spring 2023

    April 2023

    Here at Winthrop University, we make sure all students feel welcome and comfortable. We celebrate cultural diversity, and our Office of Diversity & Student Engagement provides several avenues through which students can enhance their knowledge about other cultures and the diversity issues that individuals belonging to such cultures face in today's society.  Join us and hear directly from our current Eagles about their Winthrop experience.

    This event has been postponed for April 2023; more details to come.

    Saturday Visits - February 11

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

    Dates: 

    April 1, 2023

    Winthrop Day is all about celebrating our Admitted Eagles! All 2023 Admitted students can attend this celebration and learn more about life at Winthrop. At this event students and families can connect with current students, faculty, and staff.

    Registration Opens: February 1, 2023

    April 14, 2023

    First 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 the opportunities to speak with current students, faculty, and their personal admissions counselor to learn more about the Winthrop experience.

    Students interested in the Arts at Winthrop: Join us for a special Arts Open House after Spring Open House. Event begins at 12:30 p.m. at Johnson Hall.

    Registration Opens: March 1, 2023

    Arts Winthrop Open House: April 14 at 1 p.m.  - Opens March 1, 2023

    March 27-31, 2023

    Virtual Events just for admitted students and families leading up to Winthrop Day.

    • Virtual Honors Session
    • Virtual Major Knowledge Sessions
    • Instagram Live Student Q & A
    • Virtual Residence Life Session
    • Instagram Live Room Tours

    March 4, 2023

    Join us for our Spring Open House on March 4, 2023, created for all high school prospective students (seniors, juniors, and sophomores) 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. 

    Students interested in the Arts at Winthrop: Join us for a special Arts Open House after the regularly scheduled Spring Open House. Event begins at 12:30 p.m. at Johnson Hall.

    Open House Registration:

    Arts Winthrop Open House - 12:30 - 3 p.m.

 

Group Visits

    If you wish to schedule a group visit, please contact the Admissions Office at 803/323-2191.  Please keep in mind group visits are for groups larger than 10 people.

 


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Last Updated: 2/3/23