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Why Visit SLU?

When you tour Saint Louis University, you’ll not only experience campus and connect with the Billiken community, you’ll be invited to imagine something more. To explore possibilities and discover your “why.”

Visit SLU this Fall

Please join us for campus visit options that suit your schedule and requests.

Preview Day

This full-day event features information on the application and admission process, the opportunity to meet faculty from all our schools and colleges, meet and talk with current Billikens, see inside labs, classrooms, and residence halls.  If you’re applying this fall, you can also attend your admission interview while you’re here. This visit also includes an optional session with information on Pre-Professional Health Studies, including the Medical Scholar program.

Register for Monday, Oct. 9

Register for Friday, Nov. 10

Business or Engineering Visits

These special visits will give you the chance to learn more about the Richard A Chaifetz School of Business or the School of Science and Engineering. The visits include information on the application and admission process, the opportunity to meet faculty and current students, and see classrooms and labs.

Register for Focus on the School of Science and Engineering: Monday, Oct. 30 

Register for Focus on Business: Friday, Nov. 3

Health Careers Visits

Students interested in studying pre-health at SLU have a variety of visit options that will allow them to interact with advisors from Pre-Professional Health Studies to learn more about the pre-med undergraduate experience (including information on the Medical Scholars program). The Health Careers Visit Days include information on SLU's application and admission process, the opportunity to meet faculty and students from all our undergraduate pre-health programs, the Trudy Busch Valentine School of Nursing, and the Doisy College of Health Sciences. You’ll see a classroom, lab space and get a tour of campus.

Register for Saturday, Oct. 14 Health Careers Visit Day

Register for Saturday, Nov. 4 Health Careers Visit Day

Pre-Professional Health Studies Academic Session

Offered twice weekly, these visits include an admission presentation, campus tour, and a presentation from advisors from Pre-Professional Health Studies (including information on the Medical Scholars program).

Transfer Student Visits

Thinking about transferring to SLU? Visit us for an in-depth look at transfer student admission. Transfer visits will include opportunities to learn more about SLU, meet with admission counselors and engage with current students. This customized visit is the perfect opportunity to ask any questions you may have regarding each step of the process.

Prospective transfer students may participate in any weekday visit or visit event, but the following dates will offer a specialized Admission Presentation tailored to the transfer student experience:

Friday, Oct. 27
Friday, Nov. 17
Friday, Dec. 8
Friday, Dec. 15

Register for a Campus Visit

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Admission Presentations and Tours

As an introduction to Saint Louis University, join us for an on-campus admission presentation. This session with an admission representative covers academic programs, scholarships and financial aid, student support services, and the step-by-step application and admission process. This presentation can be easily combined with a tour, where you will hear from current students about their favorite places on campus. Tours include many must-see spots and represent what campus life looks like as a Billiken.

Billiken for a Day

When you attend Billiken for a Day, we know you'll be able to picture yourself as a Billiken for life. Customized to your academic interests, our Billiken for a Day visit includes a variety of activities, all accompanied by one of our current student hosts. Your day will include an informational presentation and campus tour, a visit to a live class, opportunities to engage with faculty and current students, and breakfast or lunch in the Grand Hall Dining Center. With an optional overnight stay in a residence hall, Billiken for a Day offers the most comprehensive look at life on SLU's campus.

Select Saturday

Select Saturday includes an admission presentation, Q&A with current students, and a walking tour of campus.

Get More Out of Your Visit

Explore all St. Louis has to offer by combining your visit to SLU with a full weekend in the city.

Escape Into Nature

  • Forest Park (This 1,300-acre park is home to the Saint Louis Zoo, Missouri History Museum, Saint Louis Science Center and Planetarium, Saint Louis Art Museum and MUNY theater.)

Check Out a Museum 

Get a Taste of Community (and some really good food)

Catch a Game

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Prepare for Your Visit

Planning a visit to Saint Louis University? Here are a few tips for making the most of your time on campus.

  • Preview SLU's admission deadlines.
  • Review application instructions.
  • Questions? Bring them along when you visit, or contact your admission counselor.