Allow extra time to locate the campus and to park. If you are running late, please contact us at (800) 249-6412 or (218) 723-6046.
A visit to CSS will involve a walking tour of our campus, so wear comfortable walking shoes. Some of the tour will be outdoors, so be sure to dress in layers. We also suggest bringing a camera.
We are happy to make arrangements for any additional needs, such as an interpreter or a meeting with The Center for Equal Access. Please let us know of any special accommodations one week in advance of your visit.
We're glad you're thinking about visiting The College of St. Scholastica. There's no better way to make your decision on where to attend college than to get a feel for life on campus, meet with faculty and students, and take a tour. You'll be glad you did.
The College of St. Scholastica invites you to experience our community and discover what being a Saint is all about! We recognize students are at many different phases in the college search process, so we offer a variety of visit options.
A few of the many opportunities you will have during a personal visit to The College of St. Scholastica include:
*Please note: There are no individual visits listed for MEA (October 19 & 20). Please see Open House section for options to visit during these two days.
Overnight visits are not available on the following day(s) for Fall 2017: October 3, 4, 19, 20, 29 and 30, November 19-27 and December 5 - January 18. All other fall semester dates are subject to availability.
To get an idea of what campus life is really like - High school seniors 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.
Shadow visits are not available on the following day(s) for Fall 2017: October 3, 4, 19, 20, 29 and 30, November 20-27 and December 6 - January 18. All other fall semester dates are subject to availability.
High school seniors, 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.
If you are a high school counselor, college readiness coach, or teacher who would like to arrange a group visit (AVID, TRiO, school groups, etc.) to St. Scholastica, please fill out the visit request form.
*Please note that we do not have the funds to cover meals or housing.
Open Houses Dates 2017-2018
September 24, 2017
October 19 and 20, 2017 (MEA)
November 12, 2017
December 1, 2017 (Health Career Day)
February 18, 2018
April 15, 2018
Accepted students and their families are invited to attend one or more of our Accepted Student Days. They will be held the following days in 2018 - registration links coming soon!
June 25-29, 2018
Start exploring! Find out what the Minnesota private colleges and universities have to offer. Sessions will be held twice daily on 17 campuses statewide (including The College of St. Scholastica)!
2018 dates coming soon!
Discover Duluth is a FREE three-day/two-night summer program to give Twin Cities-area high school students in various college preparedness programs a chance to experience The College of St. Scholastica and the city of Duluth in a unique way. It's a full three days!
Duluth has a variety of overnight accommodations for you to choose from. Here's a comprehensive list. The following hotels offer a CSS campus visitor discount:
There's no end of things to do and places to go in the Duluth area. During your visit consider checking out some local events and activities:
Duluth hosts several events throughout the year. Check out out all the latest information on upcoming events.
From great burgers, to locally smoked fish, to massive burritos, there's amazing food everywhere you turn in Duluth. Here's a list with all the options.