Visit Programs

At CU-Boulder, you will find a dynamic setting, outstanding value, challenging scholarship, and exceptional opportunities. We encourage you to join us for one of our all-day visit programs Be a CU Student for a Day, CU Summer Sampler, CU Diversity Sampler, CU Engineering Sampler, or Admitted Student Day.

In addition, information sessions led by an admission counselor are held Monday through Friday at 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. (excluding holidays and university closures), followed by a student-led walking tour of the campus. On most Saturdays, information sessions and tours are held at 10:30 a.m. See details for all programs below.

Daily Information Sessions and Campus Tours

Information sessions are held Monday through Friday at 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Following the information session, walking tours of campus, led by student guides, begin at 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Combined information sessions and tours are also held at 10:30 a.m. most Saturdays. The walking tour is approximately one hour and thirty minutes. View available dates>>

All Day Visit Programs

Be a CU Student for a Day

This popular program, offered on selected Fridays, gives you the chance to attend a class, tour the campus, take part in the department information sessions, learn about residence life, attend panel discussions with current CU-Boulder students, and meet with campus representatives. View available dates>>

CU Engineering Sampler

The Engineering Sampler, allows you and your parents to tour the engineering facilities, explore academic and career options with the dean, and meet faculty and current students. The program is free of charge, but participants must attend the entire days program, checking in at the Engineering Center by 8:15am. For more information and to register online, go to the CU Engineering sampler web site.

CU Diversity Sampler

Prospective students and their families from diverse backgrounds are invited to participate in this additional visit opportunity. Attend a sample lecture, visit with representatives from CU-Boulder's colleges and schools, and participate in a panel discussion. A resource fair featuring representatives from clubs, organizations, and other campus offices is also part of the day's activities. View available dates>>

CU Summer Sampler

The "CU Summer Sampler" Saturday program lets you and your parents listen to a sample lecture by one of our talented professors, tour the campus, eat lunch in a residence hall, attend a panel discussion, and meet with campus representatives. View available dates>>

Admitted Student Day

Admitted students and their families are invited to participate in Admitted Student Day and discover their place in the campus community. Join CU-Boulder students, faculty, and staff in celebrating your academic achievement and exploring all of the opportunities this world-class university has to offer. View available dates>>

School Group Tours

Group visits for schools, organizations, clubs, and other groups of eight or more people, are offered throughout the year except during January, May, and December. Learn more>>

CU-Boulder In Your City

Our admission counselors visit high schools, attend college fairs, and host fall previews. To find when a counselor will be visiting your area, go to our CU-Boulder In Your City page.

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