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, contact the Office of Admissions at 785.670.1030 or 877.281.BODS (2637).
So, what should you expect during your campus visit?
- Meet with your admissions counselor to discuss the in's and out's of becoming a student at Washburn University. This includes addressing questions about enrollment, to basic questions about financial aid and scholarships.
- Talk with someone in the area of your academic interest (when available).
- Tour the campus - Check out the residence halls, academic buildings, library, union, and learn about the history and mission of Washburn.
Where should you go once you get here?
When you get to campus, head to the Admissions front desk in the Bradbury Thompson Alumni Center located at 17th and Jewell. The front doors are located across from White Concert Hall, on the east side of the building.
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?
Once you find the BTC, please park in the spots allocated for Admissions visits in the lot to the south of the building. Make sure you get a parking pass from the attendant at the front desk if one was not mailed to you previously.
Can’t make it for a campus visit? Go on our virtual tour instead!