One of the best things you can do when choosing a college is to visit campus. The atmosphere of a campus can make a big difference in your college selection process.
A personal visit to The College of St. Scholastica usually includes meeting with an admissions counselor and taking a tour of our beautiful campus. It can include visiting with a faculty member and/or coach. Most campus visits last about two hours. The length of your visit will depend on what activities you would like to include in your visit. Special arrangements can be made for you to:
To get an idea of what campus life is really like - you are invited to spend a night in our residence hall during the academic year. You may incorporate this with a personal visit, special event or the shadow program.
Come and experience a "day in the life" of a St. Scholastica student during the academic year! We will match you up with a current CSS student. Your day will include:
If there is a specific date on which you would like to shadow, please let us know at least two weeks in advance. Please know your academic and extracurricular interest so that we can match you accordingly with a CSS student. * Please note: We cannot host visitors the first week of classes, when our students are on break, or when our students are preparing for, and taking, finals.
During the open house (which is first-year student focused), participants will:
Our 2013-14 open house dates are:
Schedule for the September, November, February and April open houses
12:30 p.m. - Check-in, in Mitchell Auditorium (snacks, goodies and drinks provided)
1 p.m. - Admissions and Financial Aid presentation
2 p.m. - Academic/Department Fair (meet representatives from majors and departments)
3 p.m. - Guided campus tours (tours last about 1 hour)
4 p.m. - Depart, or meet Innkeepers (if choosing the overnight option)
- Sit in on classes the following day (if choosing the overnight option)
Schedule for the MEA Open Houses on October 17 and 18, 2013
9:45 a.m. - Registration and Refreshments
10 a.m. - Presentation
11 a.m. - Academic/Departmental Fair
11:45 a.m. - Guided Campus Tours
Friday, December 6 from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
If you're considering a career in the health sciences, Health Career Day is for you! This is an opportunity to explore and examine health career options. Focuses will include: physical therapy, nursing, occupational therapy, health informatics and information management, pre-med, social work, athletic training and exercise physiology.
The schedule for the day:
9-9:15 am - Registration
9:15 - 9:30 am - Welcome
9:30 - 10:05 am - Faculty Presentations 1
10:05 - 10:25 am - Question and Answer Session 1
10:25 - 10:40 am - Break
10:40 - 11:10 am - Faculty Presentations 2
11:10 - 11:30 am - Question and Answer Session 2
11:30 am - 12:30 pm - Lunch
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm - See the CSS Health Science Departments in Action!
2:00 pm - Tours of the College (optional)