Thinking about visiting Juniata College? Great! Fall is a wonderful time to visit. 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!

    • October Open House
      Monday, October 10, 2016
      8:30 a.m. – 2:15 p.m.

      • Opening welcome from the President and Provost • observe class • take a campus tour • meet with faculty • attend admission and financial planning information sessions • participate in a student panel lead by the Vice President for Student Life and Dean of Students • experience lunch in our dining facility with Juniata students • optional activities include meeting with athletic coaches (by appointment), attending a music information session or touring our off-campus environmental field station.

    • Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Department Day
      Monday, October 24, 2016
      8:30 a.m. – 2:15 p.m.

      • Enjoy a reception with faculty from the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences departments • observe class • eat lunch with Juniata students who are studying in your academic program • meet with faculty from your academic area of interest • participate in a special activity highlighting experiential learning (may include visiting off-campus facilities) • attend admission and financial planning information sessions • take a campus tour • before departing enjoy coffee with our President

    • Natural Sciences Department Day
      Friday, October 28, 2016
      8:30 a.m. – 2:15 p.m.

      • Enjoy a reception with faculty from the Natural Sciences • observe class • eat lunch with Juniata students who are studying in your academic program • meet with faculty from your academic area of interest • participate in a special activity highlighting experiential learning (may include visiting off-campus facilities) • attend admission and financial planning information sessions • take a campus tour • before departing enjoy coffee with our President

    • November Open House
      Saturday, November 12, 2016
      8:45 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 admission and financial planning information 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

    If you need details about our fall 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.)

  • 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.