Opportunities to Engage

Please select the date on the calendar when you would like to visit, then select On-Campus Visit, Online Events or an Open House to proceed to the registration page. All events occur in Eastern Time (US & Canada).

Click on a link below or choose a date on the calendar, then click On-Campus Visit. Consult the On-Campus Visitation FAQs for more information about our current visitation policies.

Arts Open House
October 14 at 8:15 am
Artistic creativity happens in so many spaces on campus! Join faculty and students from music, theater, creative writing, art and film and media studies as you explore the spaces where students dive into social issues and innovative thinking through expressive ingenuity. Learn how you can earn a Creative and Performing Arts Scholarship to explore your creative pursuit more deeply whether you engage on the major, minor or extracurricular level.

Engineering Open House
October 14 at 11:45 am

Rated as one of the Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs by U.S. News and World Report, Engineering at Lafayette not only provides an outstanding technical education, but also prepares students with the ability to think creatively, imagine broadly, communicate effectively and influence change. Spend the afternoon with our engineering faculty and students to learn what makes engineering at Lafayette College so distinctive!  

October Open House
October 28 at 9 a.m.
There is no more perfect time to visit our beautiful campus than in the Fall!  Join us for a day of campus tours, panels, lunch, and information about the college investment and application journey. 

Admissions Interviews
Monday - Friday at 9:15 am, 11:15 am, 1:15 pm and 3:15 pm

Use the calendar to select the day you are interested in visiting.
An interview can add depth to your application as we meet you in person and hear your story and motivations. An interview is as much about you asking us questions as us asking you questions. Students may interview (in-person, virtual, via a CBO) with us once during an admissions cycle. For rising seniors and transfer students only. 

Note: We currently offer regional interviews throughout the country. See if we're coming to your neighborhood.

On-Campus Tours

Monday - Friday at 8:45 am, 10:45 am, 12:45 pm and 2:45 pm.
Saturday at 10 am

Use the calendar to select the day you are interested in visiting.
This 90-minute experience provides an introduction to the College with an admissions director followed by an in-person tour led by a current Lafayette student. You'll have time for questions during the tour and with an admissions director following the tour.

Lafayette Arts Tours
September 26 at 1:15 pm
November 7 at 1:15 pm

Students engage in the arts as majors, minors and extracurricularly across a range of disciplines. Take a tour of the spaces where students grow, interact and inspire others as they sing, dance, paint, compose, sculpt, perform and create.

Engineering Tours
Friday at 2 pm and select Saturdays

Use the calendar to select the day you are interested in visiting.
Explore the lab spaces where students brainstorm, collaborate and create. You also see the classroom spaces where students gain hands-on learning. And, when it is completed, you'll be able to see the newest classroom space on the fifth floor.

Engineering Information Session
September 23 at 3pm
November 18 at 3 pm

Meet with the director of engineering as she reveals how students engage in hands-on classroom experiences, meaningful research and then move on to graduate programs and fulfilling jobs. There will be plenty of time for questions. 

Sustainability Tour

Coming soon!

Join our students on a journey through the main features of campus that highlight how sustainability isn't just an initiative, but a lifestyle, at Lafayette. From solar arrays to pollinator gardens, find out how our students integrate care for their surroundings and turn the campus into a living laboratory. After the tour, we encourage you to take a short drive to our student-cultivated LaFarm, located 3 miles from campus.

All events below are through a web-based means. You will receive confirmation emails with the links to join the events. Choose the date on the calendar when you would like to engage with us, then click on Online Events. All events are based on Eastern Time (US and Canada). 

Virtual Admissions Interviews
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday at 7 pm and 8 pm ET
Can't make it to campus for an interview? Join us online as we learn more about you, your motivations and your experiences thus far. Interviews provide an opportunity for you to get to know us as much as we get to know you and it can help you decide if you want to apply. Students are allowed one interview (in-person, virtual, via a CBO) per admissions cycle. For rising seniors and transfer students only.

Note: We currently offer regional interviews throughout the country. See if we're coming to your neighborhood.

Virtual Engineering Information Session
October 25 at 9:30 am  ET
November 3 at 4:00 pm 

Meet the director of the Engineering Division as she shares how attaining an engineering degree in a liberal arts setting can provide opportunities for growth, hands-on learning and cross-disciplinary action. 

Talk and Tour Online
September 21 at 7 pm ET
October 2 at 4 pm ET
October 24 at 9:30 am ET
A 60-minute virtual tour, led by our student Ambassadors of Lafayette will highlight areas and experiences of campus that are an integral part of the Lafayette experience. 

Virtual Information Session
September 21 at 6:15 pm ET
Join an admissions director for an overview of Lafayette College. Find out how our location close to major metropolitan areas coupled with hands-on learning and vast opportunities set up our graduates for success in the work force, graduate school and other endeavor. Bring your questions!

Virtual Essay Writing Workshop
October 19 at 7:00 pm ET
November 1 at 6:30 pm ET

Join an admissions director to find out what we look for in a personal statement essay and how you can take your current essay draft to the next level.

Leopard Connect

Engage directly with a current Lafayette student through video chat, text, email or whatever format you like best. After registering an letting us know a bit about yourself, a Lafayette student will contact you within a few days of submitting the Leopard Connect form.

Have questions? Contact us at 610-330-5100 Monday - Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm to chat with an admissions representative. Or email visit@lafayette.edu.

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