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 also offers visit options on selected Saturdays in September through June.
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.
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.
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.
Accepted Student Day provides you an opportunity to spend a "day in the life" at Castleton with one of our students. Accepted students who wish to participate are encouraged to select from seven available dates each spring. Space is limited, advance registration is appreciated. Our students look forward to hosting you!
Transfer students are welcome to participate in all campus visit options. Transfer Tuesdays are an additional opportunity for prospective transfer students to learn about the application process, potential scholarships, and transfer credit considerations. A campus tour will also be available during sessions held on the Castleton campus. Registration is open for the following dates/locations:
Tuesday, February 7 8:45 am at Castleton Downtown (Rutland, VT)
Tuesday, February 7 12:45 pm at Castleton Downtown (Rutland, VT)
Tuesday, February 7 3:45 pm at Castleton Downtown (Rutland, VT)
Tuesday, March 14 1:45 pm at Castleton Campus
Tuesday, April 11 1:45 pm at Castleton Campus