Castleton welcomes you to our campus! Visits are the most valuable way to learn about Castleton and see if our community is one you will love.

Visit options are listed below. When you have reviewed the options and have a date in mind that will work best for you please arrange your visit by email, or by telephone at (800) 639-8521 or (802) 468-1213.

The Admissions Office is located in the Wright House on Seminary Street in the historic village of Castleton. The office is open Monday through Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm during the academic year and 8 am to 4 pm during the summer months. The office is also open on selected Saturdays in September through June.

Individualized Visit

A campus visit will typically include a student-led campus tour and an admissions counselor meeting to answer questions you may have. We welcome your visit throughout the year. Our office is open Monday through Friday, with multiple tours available in the morning and afternoon. Appointments are appreciated so that we may ensure your visit is successful. Individual meetings such as with faculty, athletics, and financial aid can be scheduled by request. Let us know your preference when you arrange so that we can do our best to meet your needs. Arrangements can be made for you to sit-in on a class throughout the academic year. Please be mindful of university breaks and holidays, as classes are not in session.

Open House Dates

Registration for fall open house is open!

Select event date to view details & sign up!

Saturday, November 21, 2015
Saturday, April 16, 2016 (Registration will open Spring 2016)

Take the opportunity to tour the campus, meet with faculty, the Admissions Office, Financial Aid, faculty, Residence Life, and current students. Check-in begins at 9 am, and a wealth of programming takes place through the morning hours. Tours are ongoing throughout the day, from 11 am through 2 pm. Additionally, application fees are waived for Open House attendees.

Information Sessions

Join us on the following dates for an admissions presentation, student-led campus tour, and a question-and-answer session to learn more about Castleton. Check-in times vary; they are: Fridays at 12:45 pm, and 9:45 am for all other sessions. Info sessions are approximately two hours in length.

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Friday, January 15
Monday, January 18
Friday, February 12
Monday, February 15
Saturday, March 19
Monday, April 18
Monday, April 25
Monday, May 2
Saturday, May 21

December Decision Days

Visit Castleton and receive your admission decision in person! Decision Days are morning programs taking place from 9 am - 11:30 am on available dates.

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Friday, December 4
Monday, December 7
Friday, December 11

To be eligible to participate:

  • submit a complete application with supporting documents
  • senior grades are not required to participate
  • submit materials by November 27

Accepted Student Days

Accepted students will soon receive an invitation to Castleton's Accepted Student Days. The day provides you an opportunity to spend a "day in the life" at Castleton with one of our students.

Registration will become available in February. Space is limited, advance registration is appreciated. Call Admissions to register. Our students look forward to hosting you!