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.

  • A campus visit is the best way to find out if a college feels right for you.

    Personalized Senior & Transfer Student Visit

    Seniors and Transfer students have the option to customize a more personalized visit. These visits will include a campus tour and admission counselor meeting and also provide the opportunity to have lunch with a student, observe a class, and meet with a professor and/or coach. Please plan to spend at least half a day at Juniata.

    Arrival Times
    M-W-F 8:50 a.m. 10:20 a.m. 11:20 a.m. 12:20 p.m.
    TU-TH 8:50 a.m. 9:50 a.m. 11:20 a.m. 12:20 p.m.

    Campus Tour & Admission Counselor Meeting

    These visits are open to all prospective students and will include a campus tour and admission counselor meeting. These visits will last two hours.

    Arrival Times
    M-W-F 8:50 a.m. 10:20 a.m. 1:20 p.m. 2:50 p.m.
    TU-TH 8:50 a.m. 9:50 a.m. 1:20 p.m. 2:50 p.m.

    Saturday Visits

    These visits are open to all prospective students and will include a campus tour and group information session. These visits will last two hours.

    Arrival Times
    SAT 10:45 a.m.
  • Get to know Juniata by participating in one of our extensive open house programs. When scheduling to attend one of these events, please plan to spend a minimum of 5 hours with us. For event details and to register online, please click on the event of your choice below. Please be mindful that space is limited and registration closes one week before each event, so register today!

    Registration for Fall Events will open at the end of August.

    October Open House

    Monday, October 14, 2019
    8:15 a.m. – 2:20 p.m.

    • Meet with faculty in your primary academic area of interest • Observe a class • Take a student-led campus tour • Attend an admission and financial planning session • Participate in an interactive student panel • Experience lunch in our dining hall with Juniata students • Optional activities include meeting with athletic coaches (by appointment), attending a music information session, touring our community, or touring our off-campus Raystown Lake Environmental Field Station

    November Open House

    Saturday, November 9, 2019
    9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

    • Opening welcome from our Senior Leadership Team • Take a campus tour • Meet with faculty in your primary academic area of interest • Attend an academic expo and chat with faculty from all of our academic departments • Attend an admission and financial planning session • Participate in an interactive student panel • Experience lunch in our dining facility with Juniata students • Optional activities include attending an athletic information session, music information session, touring our community, or touring our off-campus Raystown Lake Environmental Field Station

    Senior Preview Day

    Monday, November 18, 2019
    8:15 a.m. – 2:20 p.m.

    • Experience life as Juniata student • Observe a class • Meet with faculty in your primary academic area of interest • Take a campus tour • Attend admission and financial planning sessions • Participate in an interactive student panel • Experience lunch in our dining hall with Juniata students • Optional activities include meeting with athletic coaches (by appointment), attending a music information session, attending specialized campus facility tours, touring our community, or touring our off-campus Raystown Lake Environmental Field Station

    If you need more details about our fall events before registering online, please call Brittany DeHaven, Senior Associate Dean of Admission, at 814-641-3757, Monday through Friday, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Please note, personal visits and admission interviews are not scheduled during enrollment events. However, if you wish to meet personally with your Juniata Admission Counselor, the counseling staff is available until 5:00 p.m. to meet informally with you to answer your specific admission questions.

  • Juniata welcomes high school seniors and transfer students interested in immersing themselves in the Juniata community. Students will have the opportunity to observe classes, enjoy meals in our dining facilities, 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.

    Personal Overnight Visit

    Overnight accommodations in a residence hall are provided for one evening on a Sunday or Thursday night. We will begin hosting students in the fall semester starting Thursday, September 19 through Sunday, December 8 and in the spring from Thursday, February 6 to Thursday, April 30. All meals are complimentary. Overnight visits are arranged 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. These visits require a minimum one-week notice to ensure adequate time as we plan your personalized experience.

    Group Overnight Visits

    Experience the overnight visit with other prospective students as you learn from and engage with our community together. Please be mindful that space is limited and registration closes one week before each event, so please register using the links below today!

    Sunday, October 27 – Monday, October 28 Registration Closes October 20
    Sunday, November 17 — Monday, November 18 (Senior Preview Day) Registration Closes November 10
  • Juniata is happy to host high school groups and community based organizations 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 on Mondays through Thursdays. 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.

    We begin hosting groups wanting to visit Juniata in the fall semester from Monday, September 16 through Thursday, December 12 and in the spring from Monday, February 3 until Monday, May 4. We are closed during final exams, holidays and breaks.