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Visiting campus is a great way to get a feel for a college, and we hope that you choose to visit us!

Our office welcomes visitors year-round and is open Monday-Friday from 8am-5pm. Please register for a visit online or contact our Campus Visit Coordinator at 800-222-2419 ext. 2 (or 630-752-5600) to schedule a visit.

Academic Year Visitors

During the school year, we recommend visiting on Monday, Wednesday, or Friday, as these days offer more class visit options. In addition, chapel services take place Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from September through April and provide a great venue for you to interact with the Wheaton community. Please register for a visit online or call our Visit Coordinator at 800-222-2419 ext. 2 (or 630-752-5600) to schedule your visit.

On most school days*, tours (led by a Wheaton student) and information sessions (led by an Admissions Counselor) will take place at the following times:

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday:

  • 9:00 am Who We Are and Tour
  • 10:35 am Chapel
  • 11:30 am Admissions and Financial Aid session
  • 1:15 pm Music Information Session
  • 2:30 pm Who We Are and Admissions and Financial Aid session
  • 3:15 pm Tour

Tuesday and Thursday:

  • 9:00 am Who We Are and Tour
  • 10:30 Admissions and Financial Aid session
  • 1:15 pm Music Information Session
  • 2:30 pm Who We Are and Admissions and Financial Aid session  
  • 3:15 pm Tour

*Please note that these times do not apply to Wheaton Connection visit days, which have their own unique schedules.

In addition to scheduling tours and information sessions, with two weeks notice, the Visit Coordinator can also schedule the following:

Our Visit Coordinator can also arrange for overnight housing in a residence hall with a student host. If you would like to schedule an overnight stay, please contact us at least two weeks prior to your visit. A hotel list is available for family staying overnight in the Wheaton area.

Saturday Visitors

If it works best for you to visit us on a Saturday, you’re welcome to visit us during the following Saturday mornings this fall:

  • September 6
  • September 13
  • September 20
  • September 27
  • October 4
  • October 11
  • October 18
  • October 25
  • November 1
  • November 8

While here, you will be able to attend:

  • 10:00 am Who We Are overview and Tour
  • 11:30 am Admissions and Financial Aid Session

A limited number of interview slots are also available from 8am-10am; to schedule an interview, please call our Visit Coordinator at 800-222-2419.

Campus Tour Guides/Overnight Hosts

The Diakonoi (Greek for "ones who serve") are Wheaton sophomores who have been selected to give campus tours and host prospective students during the academic year. The "Dekes" love getting to know prospective students and helping those students get to know Wheaton!

Summer Visitors

Interested in visiting during the summer?

You're welcome to come for a campus tour (led by a student tour guide) and an information session (led by an Admissions Counselor). Please register for a visit online or call our Visit Coordinator at 800-222-2419 ext. 2 (or 630-752-5600) to schedule your visit.

  • 10 am - 12:15 pm: morning tour and information session
  • 2 - 4:15 pm: afternoon tour and information session

Travel Information

The Admissions Office is located in the Student Services Building, which is west of the Beamer Student Center. Parking near the office may be very limited. Please allow at least 15 minutes to secure a parking spot. Campus visitors may park in the "W" permit parking spaces.

If you are traveling by plane, we recommend either renting a car or contacting a taxi service.

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