Founders Hall

Thinking about visiting Juniata College? Great! Summer 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.

  

Visit Juniata College on August 5th for a special visit day designed to introduce you to Juniata and our local community. You'll experience Juniata by:

  • Taking a campus tour
  • Learning what's new at Juniata from a member of our administration team
  • Attending an information session led by our Dean of Admission  
  • Enjoying a "picnic" lunch with faculty, students, staff, and administration 

After your time on campus is complete, head out on one of three optional activities organized especially for you by our local businesses. Introduce yourself to Huntingdon by:

  • Taking a kayak tour of the beautiful Juniata river*
  • Taking part in a painting tutorial at Studio One Fifteen*, or by
  • Participating in coffee university at Standing Stone Coffee Company**

To register, click on the dates listed above for the day you'd like to visit. Space is limited, so register now! The July 29th event is full, and registration is now closed.

Please contact Pam Zilch, our Campus Visit Coordinator at 814-641-3428 if you have additional questions.

*$25 per person, all supplies included.
 
**Coffee University participants will have a first hand experience cupping coffees while learning about craft roasting and brewing, specialty coffee farm to cup, and the macro/micro economic impact of the coffee trade around the world. $5 per person.
 First Look Fridays
Weekday Visit

Visiting Juniata is the only way to discover whether we are the right fit for you. Schedule a campus tour and arrange to meet with your personal admission counselor who will introduce you to Juniata. When scheduling a weekday visit, plan to spend a minimum of two hours with us. To schedule your weekday visit online click on the box below, and for directions and information about our local region, click on the boxes above. Please provide a one week notice so we are adequately staffed to accomodate your visit.

 

Weekday visits are ongoing throughout the summer and academic year. We are closed during final exams, holidays, and breaks. If you would like to talk with our Campus Visit Coordinator before scheduling online, call Pam Zilch at (814) 641-3428, Monday through Friday, between the hours of 8:15 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Open Houses:

 Registration for fall events will open in August. In the meantime, consider registering for a personal visit during the summer / fall, or for one of our "First Look Friday" visit days during the summer.

  • Monday, October 10th:                       October Open House
  • Monday, October 24th:                       Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities Department Day
  • Friday, October 28th:                           Natural Science Department Day
  • Saturday, November 12th:                  November Open House
 

We do not schedule personal visits or admission interviews during events. Admission Counselors are available until 3:00 p.m. to meet informally with those prospective students and their families who have personal admission questions. If you need more 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 the hours of 8:15 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Groups Visiting Campus

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.

Group visits are ongoing throughout the summer and academic year. We are closed during final exams, breaks, weekends and holidays. Please contact Pam Zilch at (814) 641-3428, Monday through Friday, between the hours of 8:15 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to arrange your group visit.