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Campus Visits and Tours

The admissions office hosts visits throughout the semesters on Mondays and Wednesdays beginning at 9:00 am. A visit will last 2-6 hours and begins with an information session wherein you will be provided an overview of the College, student life, the application process and financial aid, with time for a question/answer session at the end. Use the registration form on the right to schedule a personal visit or call us at 800.345.4440.

These weekly campus visits and tours are designed to provide you with a time to visit chapel, take a campus tour, attend a class and have lunch with an admissions ambassador. Tours depart from the admissions office at Joy House immediately following chapel, weather permitting.

Attending Classes

While you are here one of the best ways to sample Greenville College's academic experience is to sit in and observe a class. Each semester, the Office of Admissions compiles a list of classes for students to visit. On the day of your visit we’ll find an available class for you to attend.

Please note that class visits are not available during the first week of the semester, on weekends, holidays, summer, or during reading days, the Common Day of Learning or during final exams. 


Prospective students can join Greenville College students for lunch and find out for themselves what not only dorm food is like but get their questions about the campus student experience answered. You’ll eat, have a casual conversation, and experience everyday student life.

Lunch is free for visiting prospective students.

Family members who plan to join their student(s) for lunch should bring $7.10 per adult and $6.10 for children ages 6-10; children 5 and under eat for free. Visit Day lunches take place in our all-you-can-eat buffet dining hall in Armington Center

Planning to Stay Overnight?

For a thorough view of student life at Greenville College, we encourage you to stay overnight in a residence hall with a current student. Overnight visits are available to prospective high school seniors and juniors on select weeknights throughout the academic year, beginning in Mid-September through the middle of May, on a space available basis. Don’t forget to bring your sleeping bag and pillow. Parents can relax at nearby hotels, a list of which can be found here.

Overnight requests should be made at least one week in advance, through this website or by contacting an admissions counselor.  Should you have further questions concerning our overnight program, please feel free to contact our office by phone (800.345.4440) or email ( 

Upcoming Group Visit Days

Transfer Student Advising Day

  • More dates coming soon! Fall 2015

This orientation session will provide our incoming transfer students with the opportunity to become more familiar with Greenville College, while learning what it’s like to be a transfer student on our campus. This is an afternoon event with check in at 9 a.m. and ending around 12 p.m.

During the Transfer Student Advising Day, incoming students have the opportunity to:

  • Hear greetings from our college president
  • Talk with our residence life staff about housing opportunities
  • Meet with current Greenville College transfer students
  • Meet with faculty from your major

As an added bonus for attending our Transfer Student Advising Day, we will also be offering early class registration. This will be open to any transfer student who has been accepted and has also paid their $200 enrollment deposit. When registering for classes, you will have a chance to meet with your academic advisor. We will have your transcripts evaluated and you will be able to discuss your academic plans and complete your course selection.

Preview Days

  • Friday, October 2, 2015
  • Friday, October 16, 2015 (Homecoming)
  • Wednesday, November 11, 2015 (Veteran's Day)
  • Monday, February 15, 2016 (President's Day)
  • Monday, March 7, 2016

Preview Days are special one-day events where we welcome many students to campus to visit us. You'll spend a day getting to know Greenville during a fun-packed experience with others who are hoping to attend Greenville College. During our Preview Days participants have the opportunity to visit classes, attend informational sessions on financial aid or residence life, tour the campus, hear from current students and meet with admissions!

Preview Day check-in generally begins at 8:15 a.m. and the events conclude around 4:30 p.m. after faculty roundtable discussions - the highlight of the day where faculty from across campus are available to meet with you in Joy House.

Music Visit Days

  • Friday, October 2, 2015 (Preview Day)

    Wednesday, November 11, 2015 (Veteran's Day)

    Thursday, February 4-5, 2016 (Music Visit Day - Thursday Evening and Friday)

    Thursday, February 11, 2016 (High School Choral Festival)

    Monday, February 15, 2016 (President's Day and Preview Day)

    Monday, March 7, 2016 (Preview Day)

Our music visit days provide an opportunity to audition for music scholarships, attend music classes, meet music faculty, explore campus, attend Vespers and Chapel services and meet Greenville College students. This event begins on Thursday night with an overnight visit experience and continues on through Friday afternoon at 3:30 p.m. Please remember to register for an audition time.

This is a free event open to anyone interested in studying music or joining one of Greenville College's music ensembles.

Learn more about our music scholarships.

Volleyball Recruit Visit Days

  • Fall 2015 - Dates Coming Soon!

Our volleyball recruit visit days provide an opportunity to meet with the coaching staff, meet with the current team, tour campus, learn about Greenville College and learn more about GC's Volleyball program. This event begins on Sunday at 6 p.m. and continue through Monday afternoon at 3 p.m.

This is a free event open to anyone interested in joining the Greenville College Volleyball program. Contact Coach Tom Ackerman at for more details.

Football Recruit Visit Days

  • Friday, December 4 - Saturday, December 5, 2015

    Friday, January 8 - Saturday, January 9, 2016

    Friday, January 17 - Saturday, January 18, 2016

    Friday, February 12 - Saturday, February 13, 2016

    Friday, February 26 - Saturday, February 27, 2016

    Friday, March 11 - Saturday, March 12, 2016

    Friday, April 1 - Saturday, April 2, 2016

    Friday, April 15 - Saturday, April 16, 2016

    Friday, April 29 - Saturday, April 30, 2016

Our Football Visit Day is an overnight visit where prospective football players can learn about the EMAP football program, meet coaches and players and get an overall "feel" for campus.

This is a free event open to anyone interested in joining the Greenville College Football program. The visit days begin at 9:30 a.m. with a breakfast with the team, recruits and their parents and continue with introductions by the head coach, offense and defense coaches, position groups and talks with admissions counselors, a tour of campus and attending a game. Contact Coach Lira at for more details.

Men's Soccer Recruit Visit Days

  • Saturday, October 17, 2015

Men's Soccer Recruit Visit Day is a chance to meet with the coaching staff, have lunch with the players, tour campus, learn about Greenville College and watch the Greenville College Soccer teams compete.

This is a free event open to anyone interested in joining the Greenville College Soccer program.

Women's Soccer Recruit Visit Days

  • Upcoming dates coming soon!

Women's Soccer Recruit Visit Day is a chance to meet with the coaching staff, have lunch with the players, tour campus, learn about Greenville College and watch the Greenville College Soccer teams compete. The events begin on the Fridays (listed below) at 6 p.m. and continue through Saturday afternoon at 3 p.m.

This is a free event open to anyone interested in joining the Greenville College Women's Soccer program.

Homecoming Visit Day

  • Friday, October 16 - Saturday, October 17, 2015

We invite you to experience Greenville College Homecoming, a weekend filled with events and activities. The Office of Admissions offers a special Homecoming Visit Day on the Friday of Homecoming. Plan to arrive at around 8:30 a.m.

  • Attend an informational session with admissions
  • Attend chapel
  • Tour campus
  • Eat lunch in the dining commons

Panther Registration Days

  • Spring 2016 (Freshman Only)

Panther Registration Days are all-access events for students who have been accepted to Greenville. You’ll get to meet with professors and current students, as well as getting to know other new students who will be in your class. For more information, click here.

Summer Drive In Days

  • Summer 2016

These special in-person advising days are set up especially for our incoming freshman students. Summer Drive In days will be announced soon.

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