Thinking about visiting Juniata College? Great! Register to take a tour of campus, meet with admission staff and get to know Juniata.
If you have questions about our visitation options or registering online to visit campus, call Pamela Zilch at (814) 641-3428 or toll-free at (877) 586-4282. However, if an actual visit isn't possible at this time, take a virtual tour.
Get to know Juniata by participating in one of our extensive open house or department day programs. When scheduling to attend one of these events, please plan to spend a minimum of 5 hours with us. For details about the activities we have planned for each event and to register online, click on the event of your choice below. Please register for our Open Houses or Department Days a minimum of one week in advance. Space is limited and registration closes one week before each event so register now!
- Junior Open House
Saturday, March 25, 2017
9 a.m. – 2:15 p.m.
• Opening welcome from the President and Provost • take a campus tour • meet with faculty in your primary academic area of interest • attend an admission and financial planning session • participate in a student panel led by the Vice President for Student Life and Dean of Students • experience lunch in our dining facility with Juniata students • attend the academic expo to chat with faculty from all of our departments • optional activities include attending an athletic information session, music information session or touring our off-campus environmental field station
- Admitted Students Open House
Friday, March 31, 2017
If you have been admitted to Juniata and are still making your decision, join us for a special admitted student event. During this event only, visitors have the opportunity to attend a class. Enjoy a meal with Juniata students, interact with professors, and take a campus tour. Learn about our town, financial planning, clubs, varsity sports, student life, music opportunities, and study abroad. The day concludes at 3 p.m.
- Admitted Students Open House
Saturday, April 8, 2017
If you have been admitted to Juniata and are still making your decision, join us for a special admitted student event, with a welcome from our president. Students' schedules are personalized and could include specialized tours, faculty appointments, student-led discussions about residential life, clubs, sports, music, theatre, diversity and spiritual life. Attend sessions on career planning, internships, community service, study abroad, financial planning, and the Program of Emphasis (POE).
If you need details about our events before registering online, call Terri Bollman-Dalansky, Senior Associate Dean of Admission, at 814-641-3424 Monday through Friday between 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. (Personal visits are not scheduled during enrollment events however, if you wish to meet personally with your Juniata Admission Counselor, the counseling staff is available until 3:00 p.m. to meet informally with you to answer all of your specific admission questions.)
- Junior Open House
Juniata is happy to host prospective high school seniors and transfers interested in immersing themselves in the Juniata community. Observe classes, enjoy meals in our dining facility, stay overnight in one of our residence halls with a Juniata student host, meet with faculty, coaches, club members as well as other members of the Juniata community. Overnight accommodations in a residence hall are provided for one evening on a Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday night between September 12 and Tuesday, April 25, and all meals are complimentary . Overnight visits are arranged for high school seniors and transfers and are scheduled by calling our Campus Visit Coordinator, Pam Zilch, at 814-641-3428 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Please provide a two week notice so you have adequate time to arrange your travel plans and we have adequate time to put together an excellent personalized schedule. For directions, transportation options and information about our local region, click on links to the side.
Juniata is happy to host high school groups interested in seeing our campus and learning more about the enrollment process. Come and take a campus tour and attend an Admission Information Session. We accommodate chaperoned prospective student groups up to 25 in size on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Group information sessions and campus tours are offered on the hour between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. To schedule your visit please contact our Campus Visit Coordinator, Pam Zilch, at (814) 641-3428, Monday through Friday, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Please provide a two week notice so we are adequately staffed to accommodate your visit. For directions and information about our local region, click on the boxes above.
We begin hosting groups wanting to visit Juniata on Tuesday, September 6 through Wednesday, April 19. We are closed during final exams, holidays and breaks.