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Visit Washburn University

Visit campus and experience firsthand the personal attention ICHABODS enjoy.  It’s the best way for you to get to know us, and we’d be thrilled to meet you!

Campus Visit

There are many ways for you to visit Washburn: personalized campus visits, Ichabod Days for seniors, juniors, sophomores, transfer students, and Ichabods at Night.  Call us at 877-281-BODS (2637), and we’ll arrange a campus visit opportunity that suits your needs.

Personalized Visits

Personalized Visits

On a personalized visit, you’ll take a campus tour with a current Washburn student, speak with faculty about your area of academic interest, and get your questions about admissions and scholarships answered by an admissions counselor.  We schedule your day’s activities around tours beginning at 10, 11, 1, and 2.  These visits typically last 2 hours.  To schedule a visit, you can create an account and schedule your visit online (Once you have created an account click on Events and you schedule your visit) or contact the Office of Admissions at 785.670.1030 or 877.281.BODS (2637).

So, what should you expect during your campus visit?

You will:

Where should you go once you get here?

When you get to campus, head to the Admissions Office in the newly renovated Morgan Hall Suite 100. 

How long do campus visits last?

To get the full Washburn University experience, please allow approximately an hour and a half for the campus tour and admissions discussion. If you would like to speak with someone from your academic area of interest, allow an extra 30-45 minutes. 

Where should you park once you get to campus?

You can park in the parking lot located at the corner of 17th and College Avenue.

Can’t make it for a campus visit?  Go on our ­virtual tour instead!

Ichabod Senior Days

Ichabod Senior Days

Ichabod Senior Days give high school seniors a detailed look at academics and student life at Washburn.  You’ll learn what courses you might take for your major and careers for which it can prepare you, and you’ll explore the extracurricular opportunities that can enrich your academic experience.  Meet professors and current Ichabods, take a tour of campus, and meet your future classmates in a fun setting.  You’ll even get to sample Washburn’s food because we’ll treat you to lunch!  

Ichabod Senior Days for 2015-2016 are:

  • Monday, October 12, 2015
  • Friday, November 6, 2015
  • Friday, November 20, 2015
  • Senior / Junior Day Combined - Friday, January 22, 2016

To register for Ichabod Senior Day, you can create an account and register online. Once you have created an account click on Events and you can register.  You can also contact the Office of Admissions at 785.670.1030 or 877.281.BODS (2637) to register for the event.

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Ichabod Junior Days

Ichabod Junior Days

It’s never too early to connect with Washburn University.  High school juniors will learn about academic majors, student activities, opportunities for internships and community involvement in Topeka, and exciting career paths.  You’ll also get a taste of Washburn’s delicious food when we treat you to lunch. 

Dates for Ichabod Junior Days 2015-2016 are:

  • Senior / Junior Day Combined - Friday, January 22, 2016
  • Friday, February 19, 2016
  • Friday, March 11, 2016
To register for Ichabod Junior Day, you can create an account and register online. Once you have created an account click on Events and you can register.  You can also contact the Office of Admissions at 785.670.1030 or 877.281.BODS (2637) to register for the event.

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Ichabod Sophomore Day

Ichabod Sophomore Day

Get your first glimpse of what it's like to be an Ichabod.  Tour the campus, learn about the Washburn experience, and have a fantastic lunch on us. 

Dates for the Ichabod Sophomore Day in  2015-2016 are:

  • Friday, April 8, 2016

To register for Ichabod Sophomore Day, you can create an account and register online. Once you have created an account click on Events and you can register.  You can also contact the Office of Admissions at 785.670.1030 or 877.281.BODS (2637) to register for the event.

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Ichabods at Night

Ichabods at Night 

Calling all seniors!  Wondering what it's like to live on a real college campus?  You're invited to stay the night in Washburn's premiere residence hall or one of the welcoming Greek chapter houses for our "seniors only" event, Ichabods at Night!  Whether you're just starting your college search or have already received your acceptance letter, Ichabods at Night is the perfect opportunity to experience a slice of college life.  

You'll be paired with a current student who will help you cheer on the Ichabods at an NCAA sporting event, share dinner with you in Stauffer Commons, and show you what Topeka and Washburn have to offer!  And don't worry, the event is free, so all you have to worry about is bringing your bedding.

An Emergency Contact and Release Form needs to be signed by the student (or a parent/guardian over the age of 18) and turned in when the student comes to campus.

Evenings for Ichabods at Night 2015-2016 are as follows:

  • Friday, October 16, 2015

To register for Ichabods at Night, you can create an account and register online. Once you have created an account click on Events and you can register.  You can also contact the Office of Admissions at 785.670.1030 or 877.281.BODS (2637) to register for the event.

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Ichabod Transfer Day

Ichabod Transfer Day

The Office of Admissions hosts Ichabod Transfer Day in the fall and spring. The program includes presentations by admissions and financial aid representatives, faculty, and students; a tour; and opportunities to connect with advisors.  

Dates for Ichabod Transfer Day 2015-2016 are:

  • Tuesday, October 27, 2015
  • Friday, March 4, 2016

To register for Ichabod Transfer Day, you can create an account and register online. Once you have created an account click on Events and you can register.  You can also contact the Office of Admissions at 785.670.1030 or 877.281.BODS (2637) to register for the event.

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