Admissions

Visit Campus

Seeing is believing! People can tell you how great a place is, but the best way to know whether it’s right for you is to see and experience it for yourself.

Appointments for official campus visits and admission interviews can be arranged by clicking on the links below or calling 803-321-5127.

Offices will be closed on the following days:
Monday, May 25th, 2015 (Memorial Day)
Friday, July 3rd, 2015 (Independence Day Holiday)


Individual Visits

Personal Visit
A great way to experience Newberry College is to plan a visit that is tailored just for you! Schedule a visit today that allows you to experience Newberry College based on your personal interests.
During your visit
-          Get an up close look of our beautiful campus while touring with a student ambassador
-          Meet 1-1 with faculty, your admission counselor and learn about financial aid options
-          Experience a snapshot of campus life by enjoying a meal in our dining hall 

Open House 
Open House is a Saturday program held in both the fall and spring semesters. This event is designed for high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors to explore Newberry College. Fall Open House will be held on Saturday, September 19th, 2015 and Spring Open House will be held on Saturday, March 19th, 2016. 
-          Meet our President, Deans and Alumni
-          Network with future classmates and current students while touring campus
-          Experience a college class with our renowned faculty
-          Learn about activities, organizations and financial aid options
-          Take part in the Newberry tradition by attending on campus and community events

Wolf for a Day
This half day visit is designed for high school juniors and seniors and is offered Monday through Friday from mid-September to mid- April. Wolf for a Day offers a prospective student the chance to shadow a current Newberry College student, attend classes, and dine in Kaufmann Hall.

For seniors who want to experience college life, we offer a limited number of overnight spots in the residence halls. Please contact the Office of Admission at 803-321-5127 or by email at admission@newberry.edu

Registration for the Fall 2015 semester will begin on Monday, September 14th, 2015 and end on Friday, November 20th, 2015.

Note: If you requested to participate in the overnight program, you’ll need to bring a sleeping bag and pillow and have your parents sign an overnight permission slip in advance. This portion will be confirmed via email. 

Saturday Visit
Throughout the year, we welcome families to visit our campus on selected Saturdays.  Saturday visits provide an opportunity for students and their guests to meet each other while touring, dining and learning about the offerings of Newberry College. All Saturday Visits will begin at 10am.

Summer Dates: Fall Dates: 
May 16th, 2015 October 31st, 2015
June 20th, 2015 November 14th, 2015
July 11th, 2015 December 5th, 2015
August 8th, 2015

Special Programs and Groups

Transfer Counselor Program 
An opportunity for transfer counselors to visit Newberry College and learn about admission requirements, opportunities for financial aid and what our tuition promise is all about. You will also meet our admission staff along with current Newberry College students. Oh, and don't forget about a delicious brunch! We can't wait to see you on Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016. 

Accepted Student Day
An event specifically for accepted students! Join us for the annual Spring Fest and Accepted Student Day, Saturday April 16th, 2016. Meet faculty and staff, learn about student organizations, campus resources and learn how to prepare for summer orientation. Stay to enjoy fun activities and Newberry College's Spring football game. See first-hand how Newberry College is the right place for you! 

**Students who have registered for the overnight portion, don't forget to complete and submit your Accepted Student Weekend Overnight Form

Scholar-Leader Day (Invitation Only)
Nomination information for the 2015 Scholar Leader program will be available Spring 2015. Registration for participants will be available Summer 2015.

Group Visits
Group visits are welcome too! Please contact the Office of Admission at 803-321-5127 or by email at admission@newberry.edu

Click on the links below to find out more information about Newberry, SC and the surrounding areas:
Accommodations
Dining and Entertainment
City of Newberry