Admitted Student Visits

You're in, now come explore

Congratulations! You've completed the first step in becoming a Pioneer, and we hope you'll continue to consider DU as your college home. Before you do, though, we encourage you to come to campus and find out what makes DU a great place to find what inspires you. It starts with the beauty of our campus, but there's so much more to discover. At our admitted student events, you'll be able to talk to current DU students, faculty, and other campus employees.

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Pioneer Days

Pioneer Days are your best chance to get a glimpse at the daily life of a DU student. On select Mondays, you'll get a chance to attend a Q&A panel with current DU students and senior administrators on campus. The day ends with a fair where you can talk to representatives from our academic majors and student life organizations.

Sample Schedule:

  • 8:00 - 8:20 a.m. - Check-In and On-Site Registration
  • 8:30 - 9:15 a.m. - Accepted Student Information Session
  • 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. - Vision of DU and Chancellor Q&A (Parents Only) / Current DU Student Panel (Students Only)
  • 10:45 - 12:00 p.m. - Campus Tour or Residence Hall Tour (optional)
  • 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. - Lunch
  • 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. - Academic and Student Life Departmental Fair
  • 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. - Ice Cream Social

Registration for 2018 dates will be available in the new year.

  • February 26
  • April 2
  • April 9

    Journey to DU

    If you can only make it to campus on a weekend, Journey to DU is the way to go. A more conference-style program means you can personalize your visit so that you get the information you need most. You'll be able to attend breakout sessions with academic departments and student organizations -- it's a wonderful opportunity to discover what you want to study when you start college.

    Sample Schedule:

    • 8:00 - 8:15 a.m. - Check-In
    • 8:15 - 8:25 a.m. - Welcome and Opening Remarks
    • 8:30 - 9:00 a.m. - Admitted Student Information Session
    • 9:20 - 10:05 a.m. - Breakout Session I
    • 10:15 - 11:00 a.m. - Breakout Session II
    • 11:15 - 12:15 p.m. - Campus Tour or Housing Tour
    • 12:15 - 1:00 p.m - Lunch
    • 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. - Ice Cream Social with Current Students

    Registration for 2018 dates will be available in the new year.

    • March 3
    • April 14

      Other Admitted Student Visit Options

      • Daily visits

        We offer two daily visit events Monday through Friday, starting at 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Each event begins with a one-hour info session followed by a student-led tour of our campus, which usually lasts around 90 minutes. A specialty admitted student information session is offered during the 9 a.m. event, Monday through Thursday and during both the 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. event on Fridays. We'll tell you about our academic programs, housing options, study abroad opportunities, financial aid options and more. You can even request to speak with a representative from an academic department (depending on availability).

        Sample Schedule:

        • 8:30 a.m. or 1:30 p.m. - Check-in
        • 9:00 a.m. or 2:00 p.m.- Information Session
        • 10:00 a.m. or 3:00 p.m. - Campus Tour
        • 11:30 a.m. or 4:30 p.m. - Program Concludes



      • Friday@DU

        Several Fridays a year, we offer special events that include a Q&A with current DU students in addition to the campus tour and info session. You can also request to speak with an academic representative from any department as part of your college visit (depending on availability). We'll even buy you lunch! 

        Sample Schedule:

        • 8:30 a.m. - Check-in
        • 9:00 a.m. - Information Session
        • 10:00 a.m. - Current Student Panel
        • 11:00 a.m. - Campus Tour
        • 12:00 p.m. - Lunch
        • 1:00 p.m. - Optional Department Visits


        February 16

        March 2

        March 9

        March 30

        April 6

        April 13

        April 20


        Register for a Visit

      • Transfer visit preview day

        If you're considering transferring to DU or you've already been admitted as a transfer student, you're invited to join us on select Fridays during the spring and summer for a student Q&A session and campus tour. We'll also set you up with a transfer coordinator if you have questions about starting your time at DU. 2018 registration is not yet available.


      Choose the visit option that works for you

        Pioneer Days Journey to DU Friday @ DU Daily Info Session/Tour Transfer Preview Day
      Admitted Student Session X X X X X
      Campus Tour X X X X X
      Lunch on Campus X X X X * X
      Student Panel X   X   X
      Chancellor Q&A X        
      Small Group Academic Meetings     X * X * X *
      Academic & Student Life Fair X        
      Academic Division Presentations   X      
      Overnight Stay in the Residence Halls     Th * M-Th *  
      Attend a Class       X *  
      Attend a Sample Class   X      
      Ice Cream Social X X      
      Available Dates Select Mondays:
      • Feb. 26
      • April 2
      • April 9
      Select Saturdays:
      • March 3
      • April 14
      Select Fridays:
      • March 2, 9 & 30
      • April 6, 13 & 20
      Monday-Friday Select Fridays:
      • April 27
      • May 18
      • June 15
      • July 20
      Chancellor Invitation Event X X      

      * Available upon request and subject to availability and are not automatically included as a part of your visit experience.

      Overnights and class visits will not be available during DU's Winter Quarter Finals and Spring Break

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