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Visit UND

Types of Visits

An in-person or virtual campus visit is a great way to see what awaits you on campus.

Please do not finalize any travel plans until your visit request has been confirmed by our staff. We also ask that you review the campus visit guidelines and directions and parking information to prepare for your visit.

Indicate the session you want to attend on the registration form.

Registration Form

Fall Open House

October 20 or 21, 2022

You and your family are invited to join us on the UND campus for our Fall Open House on Oct. 20 or 21 in the Memorial Union. This event is the perfect opportunity to experience UND.

  • Learn more about UND's 225+ academic programs.

  • Hear from faculty in your area of academic interest.

  • Take a walking tour of campus with a current student.

  • Get all of your questions answered about admission, financial aid and other campus resources.

Check-in

Check-in will be from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your first event based on the options below.

Academic Sessions

Choose the session below that best fits your area of study. Next, make the most of your day by attending the additional sessions that are open to all visitors.

Aerospace

9 a.m. – Aerospace Presentation

10:30 a.m. – Campus Tour

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. – Aerospace Tour

Take a self-guided tour of the UND Aerospace Complex.

Business

11 a.m. – Business Presentation

12:30 p.m. – Campus Tour

1 to 3 p.m. – Business & Public Administration Tour

Take a self-guided tour of the Nistler College of Business & Public Administration.

Engineering, Geosciences & Computer Science

1 p.m. – Engineering Presentation

2:30 p.m. – Campus Tour

11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. – Engineering Tours

The UND College of Engineering & Mines is the most comprehensive college in the region with several different disciplines. This tour will give you the opportunity to see our upscale classrooms and top-notch labs, along with visiting with our faculty and current students.

HealthCare Professions

11 a.m. – Health Care Professions Presentation

12:30 p.m. – Campus Tour

1 to 2 p.m. – School of Medicine & Health Sciences Tour and Program Overview

1:30 and 2:30 p.m. – College of Nursing & Professional Disciplines Tours and Program Overview

Join the Nursing Office of Student Services to learn more about UND Nursing admission and tour our Simulation Center.

1:30 to 2:30 p.m. – Sciences Tour

This hands-on tour of biology, chemistry and physics will show off lab research spaces and specialized equipment like CAT scans as you visit with faculty, students and advisors from UND’s science departments.

Education, Arts & Sciences

1 p.m. – Education, Arts & Sciences Presentation

2:30 p.m. – Campus Tour

2:30 to 4:30 p.m. – Education Tour and Open House

Academic advisors and current students will take you on a tour of the Education building and discuss our academic programs. You’ll also get some College of Education & Human Development swag. All are welcome!

2:30 to 4:30 p.m. – Arts & Sciences Open House

Whether you’re interested in science or math, special programs like forensic science, social sciences like psychology, fine arts like music or humanities like English, the College of Arts & Sciences has it all. Come visit with professors, advisors and current students at our open house. Make sure to drop by Hughes Fine Arts Center to see live rehearsals or take a self-guided tour.

Additional Sessions: Open to All

Resource Fair

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Learn more about student services on campus, including Academic Advisors, Academic and Career Exploration, Career Services, Health & Wellness, Honors, Housing & Dining, ROTC, Student Diversity & Inclusion, Student Involvement, Study Abroad, TRIO, academic areas and much more!

Admissions Rep Appointments

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Come meet with our admission reps to answer all your questions about the admissions process.

Financial Aid Appointments

9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Do you have questions about scholarships or completing the FAFSA? Representatives from Student Finance will be available for individual appointments throughout the day.

General Campus Tours

10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

If you miss your session’s campus tour, we have campus tours available at 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Wellness Center Tours

12:30 to 4 p.m.

See why our Wellness Center was named one of the best student recreation centers in the nation with one of our 15-minute tours. Swing by the 30-foot rock wall or get your game on in our superpowered Nexus Esports Center.

 

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Undergrad Visits

During your in-person campus visit, you'll:

  • Attend an admissions presentation.
  • Take a 1-hour walking tour of campus with a current student.
  • Visit with faculty and advisors in your academic area of interest, if available. Appointments are not guaranteed, but every effort will be made to schedule time for you to meet with a faculty member or advisor during your campus visit.

Due to the Fall Open House, in-person visits will not be available on October 20 and 21.

Undergrad In-Person Weekday Visit Schedule

You can visit UND at the following times: 

  • Monday - Thursday
    • 9:30 a.m.
    • 1 p.m.
    • 2:30 p.m.
  • Friday
    • 8:30 a.m. 
    • 9:30 a.m.
    • 1 p.m.
    • 2:30 p.m.

Undergraduate Sessions

Arts & Science

Monday and Friday | 12 - 1 p.m.

Aviation

Monday and Friday | 1 - 4:30 p.m

The briefings will include an overview of the aerospace programs at UND and time to ask your aerospace-specific questions. These briefings are recommended for students interested in commercial aviation, air traffic management and unmanned aircraft systems. 

If you would like to attend the in-person aviation briefing after your campus visit, please indicate that on the registration form.

In-person aviation sessions will not be available on the following dates:

  • September 30
  • October 7, 20, 21
  • November 11, 25
  • December 9, 12, 16, 19, 23, 26, 30

Aerospace Students

Aviation Management and Commercial Aviation (Airplane) are now accepting applications for fall 2023. Applications open Aug. 1, 2022 with an application deadline of Nov. 1, 2022. This deadline does not apply to Commercial Aviation (Helicopter).

Business & Public Administration

Monday and Friday | 11 a.m.

Engineering & Mines

Daily | 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

Nursing & Professional Disciplines

Monday and Friday | 11 a.m.

Pre-Health

Monday, Thursday and Friday | 12 p.m.

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Graduate Visits

During your in-person campus visit, you'll:

  • Talk to our graduate admissions representative.
  • Tour campus.
  • Have a chance to meet with an academic department and/or financial aid representatives by request.

Due to the Fall Open House, graduate in-person visits will not be available on October 20 and 21.

Graduate In-Person Weekday Visit Schedule

You can visit UND at the following times: 

  • Monday - Thursday
    • 9:30 a.m.
    • 1 p.m.
    • 2:30 p.m.
  • Friday
    • 8:30 a.m. 
    • 9:30 a.m.
    • 1 p.m.
    • 2:30 p.m.

Graduate in-person visits will not be available the following dates:

  • October 4, 5, 6, 18, 19, 20, 21
  • November 7

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Saturday Visits

Future undergraduate students and their families are invited to join us on select Saturdays if you can't make it during the week.

8:30 a.m. – Check In

9:00 a.m. – Welcome/Admissions Presentation

9:30 a.m. – Academic Presentation

10:30 a.m. – Campus Tour

Aerospace Day

October 8, 2022

Learn more about the various aerospace programs including:

  • Aviation
  • Air Traffic Control
  • Atmospheric Science
  • Helicopter Training Program
  • Unmanned Aircraft Systems

If you're interested in the Aerospace track in Engineering, you should come for an Engineering & Geology Day.

Business Day

December 3, 2022

Receive a tour of the Nistler College of Business & Public Administration and visit with faculty to learn more about business programs, including:

  • Accountancy
  • Banking & Financial Economics
  • Business Economics
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Human Resource Management
  • Information Systems
  • Investments
  • Management
  • Managerial Finance & Accounting
  • Marketing
  • Operations & Supply Chain Management
  • Political Science
  • Public Affairs

Education, Arts & Sciences and Undeclared Day

November 5, 2022

Chat with faculty, advisors or current students and tour some departments to explore more than 35 programs offered in the College of Education & Human Development and the College of Arts & Sciences.

Come and visit with one of our advisors and learn what services are available to help you explore the academic and career pathways that are right for you.

This day is great for those undecided in their major or considering one of these programs:

  • American Indian Studies
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Communication
  • Communication Sciences & Disorders
  • Criminal Justice
  • Education
  • English
  • Fine Arts
  • Forensic Science
  • Geographic Information Science
  • Geography
  • Graphic Design
  • History
  • Interdisciplinary Health Studies
  • International Studies
  • Kinesiology
  • Languages
  • Math
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Pre-health Sciences
  • Pre-law
  • Psychology
  • Public Health Education
  • Religious Studies
  • Sociology
  • Theatre Arts
  • Women & Gender Studies

Engineering, Geology & Computer Science Day

October 15, 2022

Ask faculty all the questions you want! Learn more about the exceptional programs in engineering and geology available at UND, including:

  • Aerospace track in Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Data Science
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Environmental Geoscience
  • Geological Engineering
  • Geology
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering

Health Care Professions Day

September 24, 2022

Visit with faculty from the health care profession programs, including: 

  • Nursing
  • Dietetics
  • Social Work
  • Community Nutrition
  • Athletic Training
  • Kinesiology
  • Medical Laboratory Science
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Pre-Medicine
  • Pre-Dentistry
  • Pre-Optometry
  • Pre-Veterinary
  • Pre-Chiropractic
  • Pre-Physician Assistant
  • Pre-Podiatry
  • Pre-Pharmacy
  • Pre-Osteopathic Medicine

Get all of your questions answered about the:

  • Required courses
  • Application processes
  • Getting accepted into UND's nursing and pre-professional programs 

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Virtual Visits

A virtual Admissions appointment is a great way to learn firsthand what awaits you at UND from the comfort of your own home and get all your questions answered.

Due to the Fall Open House, virtual admissions appointments will not be available on October 20 and 21.

Undergrad Group Virtual Visits 

Virtual Admissions Visits

Thursday | 3 p.m.

Get your questions answered and see more of UND with our campus tour video. This virtual group meeting follows the same format as our regular on-campus visits, and is geared toward incoming freshmen and their families. 

Virtual Aviation Briefings

Thursday | 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Virtual Aviation Briefings will not be available on December 15, 22, and 29.

These briefings will include:

  • An overview of the aerospace programs at UND
  • A video tour of our aerospace facilities
  • Time to ask your aerospace-specific questions

These briefings are recommended for students interested in commercial aviation, air traffic management and unmanned aircraft systems. 

Virtual Business & Public Administration Sessions

Friday | 3:30 p.m.

These sessions will include an overview of the business programs at UND's Nistler College of Business & Public Administration. Use this time to ask your business-specific questions.

Virtual Pre-Health Sessions

Thursday | 3:30 p.m.

These sessions will include an overview of the pre-health programs at UND. Use this time to ask your pre-health-specific questions. Individuals can sign up on the "Group Virtual Visit" registration form.

Registration Form

Undergrad & Grad Individual Virtual Rep Visit

Personalize your virtual appointment by meeting one-on-one with an admissions representative and academic department. The individual visits are for both undergraduate and graduate students, including those interested in online programs.

To schedule your individual virtual visit, please contact your admissions representative

Transfer Day

November 3 | 12:30 - 4:30

Gorecki Alumni Center

See what it means to be a Fighting Hawk at UND and join us for UND Transfer Day! This day is your chance to ask questions, get to know our campus and learn if UND is the right fit for you.

At this special event just for transfer students, you'll be able to:

  • Take a walking tour of campus.
  • Talk to financial aid representatives.
  • Get pre-advised for class registration.
  • Meet with our transfer rep to get all your questions answered.

Attend this FREE event and you will be entered to win a $1,000 scholarship. Must be present to win. 

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Video Tours of Residence Halls

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Community Style

Take a tour of Smith Hall and Hancock Hall, UND's only community style halls.

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Tour suite style halls including Brannon, McVey, Noren, Selke, West and Squires.

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Apartment Style

Explore UND's only apartment style residence hall, University Place.

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