We hear it all the time – “when I stepped on campus for the first time, I just knew”.
That’s because there’s something special about this place—a place that encourages
students to pursue their passions and shine their brightest.
Throughout the year, the Office of Undergraduate Admissions offers a lot of ways to visit West Chester University’s campus, meet in person or virtually, and experience West Chester, Pennsylvania for yourself.
Register for a campus tour and you will attend an information session to learn more
about West Chester University, then head out on a walking tour of campus (60-90 minutes
total). After the campus tour, the Undergraduate Admissions team will be available
to answer any questions you may have. Preview WCU Campus Tours are available on a
variety of days and times throughout the year.
This opportunity is for prospective undergraduate students.
Even after you’ve been accepted to WCU, you may want explore campus and ask any lingering
questions. During an Admitted Student Tour, you will attend an information session
to learn more about West Chester University and then head out on a walking tour of
campus (60-90 minutes total). After the campus tour, the Undergraduate Admissions
team will be available to answer any questions you may have.
This opportunity is for high school students or transfer students who have applied and have been accepted to West Chester University.
Group visits are an opportunity high schools, community-based organizations, and educational non-profits to receive tailored information about West Chester University. Group Tours are for groups of 10 or more people and must be coordinated in advance with the Office of Admissions.
UNDERGRADUATE ADMISSIONS CAMPUS EVENTS
WCU OPEN HOUSE
In the fall, West Chester University hosts open houses for high school seniors and for students interested in transferring to WCU. During Experience WCU, you will hear from current students, tour campus, speak with academic departments and support services, learn about the application process, explore financial aid and scholarship opportunities, and learn about life as a Golden Ram student!
ACCEPTED STUDENT DAY
In the spring, West Chester University hosts Accepted Student Day events for accepted high school students and transfer students. During Accepted Student Day you will explore campus, discuss financial aid and scholarship opportunities, learn about our housing options, meet with faculty and advisors to learn more about your program of study, connect with current students, and help decide if becoming a Golden Ram is the next step for you.
MEET A WCU ADMISSIONS COUNSELOR
Admissions Counselors Near You
Throughout the year, our Admissions team travels near and far to attend high school
and college fairs. Find an Admissions Counselor near you, meet up with us, and learn
about becoming a Golden Ram.
Meet an Admissions Counselor near you
Virtual Session for Prospective Transfer Students
Transferring to another University is a unique experience and we are here to help
you along the process. Register for Virtual Transfer Session to learn more about transferring
current college credits, programs of study, admissions timelines, financial aid and
Register for a Virtual Transfer Session
1on1 Virtual Session for Prospective First Year Students
If you prefer a more customized and personal session, our Admissions Counselors are
here for you. Reach out to your Admissions Counselor and request a one on one virtual
WCU Undergraduate Admissions Counselors
Navigate around our campus through this virtual and interactive experience, then watch
additional videos to see more of the spaces where our students spend the most time:
residence halls, dining halls and recreation spaces.
Explore West Chester’s Campus Virtually