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Experience The College of New Jersey! Whether you’re a prospective freshman, transfer, or non-traditional student, we offer several opportunities to interact with a community of excited learners and devoted educators. As our guest, we encourage you to take advantage of any of the College’s opportunities to visit listed below.

Spring 2014 Weekday Campus Tours

Throughout the year, the College hosts Weekday Campus Tours. These visits offer prospective first-year students an opportunity to sit in on an Admissions presentation and join a campus tour led by one of our student Ambassadors. Our Admissions Counselors will address questions regarding the College’s admissions process and our student Ambassadors will share their current student experience. Your walking tour will include various stops across the campus but we encourage you to let our Ambassadors know what you’d like to see before heading home.  *Please note that Weekday Campus Tours do not include a stop in our residence halls as our current students’ safety, security and comfort are top priorities at TCNJ.

Dates:

  • Spring 2014 Weekday Campus Tours will begin on Monday, February 10th and run through Wednesday, April 30th on select dates that will be displayed after logging in to our Visit system.

Times:

  • 11AM or 2PM; due to limited capacity, please note that only available dates and/or times will be displayed.

Registration:

  • Simply scroll back up to the top of this page where you will find access to our Visit system for both ‘NEW VISITORS’ and ‘RETURNING VISITORS’.  *Registration on this site is not required to tour our campus but we can only guarantee a seat in our admissions presentation for those students who register in advance, as seating may be limited.  In most cases, however, we are able to accommodate all pre-registered students and ‘walk-ins’ in our presentation space.

Junior Visit Days for Prospective First-Year Students

Are you a high school Junior – or Sophomore – eager to get a jump start on your college search? Our Junior Visit Days (held throughout the spring semester) will help you navigate through this unique process.  Not only will you learn a great deal about the TCNJ community, but our students and staff will assist you in discovering what type of college is the best “fit” for you, addressing everything from academic programs to support services to financial aid.  You will gain advice on preparing for college and find out what living within a college community is all about.

Dates:

  • Saturday, March 22nd
  • Sunday, April 27th

Time:

  • Junior Visit Day programming will begin at 11AM but guests are encouraged to arrive and check-in between 10:30 and 10:45AM.

Registration:

  • Simply scroll back up to the top of this page where you will find access to our Visit system for both ‘NEW VISITORS’ and ‘RETURNING VISITORS’.

 

Saturday Campus Tours

Many prospective first-year students are anxious to see TCNJ’s campus and learn more about the admissions process but cannot afford to spend the day at one of our Lions Day open houses or Junior Visit Days.   If you are one of these students, we are happy to offer a brief admissions presentation followed by a guided campus tour on one of the following Saturdays.  *Please note that Saturday Campus Tours do not include a stop in our residence halls as our current students’ safety, security and comfort are top priorities at TCNJ.

Dates:

  • Saturday, February 15th
  • Saturday, March 29th
  • Saturday, April 12th

Time:

  • 11AM; due to limited capacity, please note that only available dates will be displayed.

Registration:

  • Simply scroll back up to the top of this page where you will find access to our Visit system for both ‘NEW VISITORS’ and ‘RETURNING VISITORS’.  *Registration on this site is not required to tour our campus but we can only guarantee a seat in our admissions presentation for those students who register in advance, as seating may be limited.  In most cases, however, we are able to accommodate all pre-registered students and ‘walk-ins’ in our presentation space.

 

Transfer Information Sessions and Tours

Contemplating transferring into The College of New Jersey? Whether you are coming from a two-year or four-year institution, we invite you to sit in on a presentation by our Transfer Admissions Counselor and join a campus tour. TCNJ’s Transfer Information Sessions and Tours are designed to inform and assist transfers with the application process, outline application requirements, provide credit evaluation information, and answer any questions that you may have.

Dates:

  • Wednesday Evenings: February 12th and April 16th
  • Thursday Evenings: March 6th, March 20th, and April 3rd
  • Saturdays: February 8th, March 29th, and April 12th

Times:

  • Vary depending on the date of your visit.  All available dates and times will be displayed after clicking the link below.

Registration:

  • Register for Transfer Information Sessions and Campus Tours using the ‘Register Now’ link below.

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Summer 2014 Weekday Campus Tours

These summer visits offer prospective first-year students an opportunity to sit in on an Admissions presentation and join a campus tour led by one of our student Ambassadors. Our Admissions Counselors will address questions regarding the College’s admissions process and our student Ambassadors will share their current student experience.  While we realize that it is often easier for prospective first-year students to visit college campuses during the summer months, TCNJ – like most college campuses – tends to look and feel different when the majority of the student body is not on campus.  Those visiting us for the first time over the summer are strongly encouraged to visit us again when fall or spring classes are in session.

Dates:

  • Summer 2014 Weekday Campus Visits for first-year students will be posted in June 2014.

Transfer Information Sessions and Tours

Contemplating transferring into The College of New Jersey? Whether you are coming from a two-year or four-year institution, we invite you to sit in on a presentation by our Transfer Admissions Counselor and join a campus tour. TCNJ’s Transfer Information Sessions and Tours are designed to inform and assist transfers with the application process, outline application requirements, provide credit evaluation information, and answer any questions that you may have.

Dates:

  • Summer 2014 Transfer Information Sessions and Tours will be posted in June 2014.

Fall 2014 Weekday Campus Tours

Throughout the year, the College hosts Weekday Campus Tours. These visits offer prospective first-year students an opportunity to sit in on an Admissions presentation and join a campus tour led by one of our student Ambassadors. Our Admissions Counselors will address questions regarding the College’s admissions process and our student Ambassadors will share their current student experience. Your walking tour will include various stops across the campus but we encourage you to let our Ambassadors know what you’d like to see before heading home.  *Please note that Weekday Campus Tours do not include a stop in our residence halls as our current students’ safety, security and comfort are top priorities at TCNJ.

Dates:

  • Fall 2014 Weekday Campus Tour dates will be posted in August 2014.

Times:

  • 11AM or 2PM; due to limited capacity, please note that only available dates and/or times will be displayed.

Registration:

  • On the left side of this page, New Visitors can click on the ‘Register Now‘ button and Returning Visitors can log in to our Visit system with their first name, last name and home phone number.  All registered guests will be guaranteed a seat in our Admissions presentation; drop-in guests will be accommodated on a first-come, first-served basis if seats are available.

Saturday Campus Tours

Many prospective first-year students are anxious to see TCNJ’s campus and learn more about the admissions process but cannot afford to spend the day at one of our Lions Day open house programs or Junior Visit Days.  If you are one of these students, we are happy to offer a brief admissions presentation followed by a guided campus tour on one of the following Saturdays.  *Please note that Saturday Campus Tours do not include a stop in our residence halls as our current students’ safety, security and comfort are top priorities at TCNJ.

Dates:

  • Saturday Campus Tour dates will be posted in August 2014.

Time:

  • 11AM; due to limited capacity, please note that only available dates will be displayed.

Registration:

  • On the left side of this page, New Visitors can click on the ‘Register Now‘ button and Returning Visitors can log in to our Visit system with their first name, last name and home phone number.  All registered guests will be guaranteed a seat in our Admissions presentation; drop-in guests will be accommodated on a first-come, first-served basis if seats are available.

Lions Day Open Houses

Our Lions Day events provide guests with an opportunity to explore TCNJ as our new academic year kicks off!  You can expect our Deans and Assistant Deans to highlight the unique characteristics of each School’s academic offerings.  Join our student Ambassadors on a campus tour or wander the campus on your own!

Lions Days offer various informational sessions designed to meet a variety of interests for prospective students and their families. In addition to admissions Q&As, campus tours, and residence hall showcases, Lions Day guests will have access to faculty and/or administrators from each of our seven academic schools.

Dates:

  • Fall 2014 Lions Day open house dates will be posted in August 2014.

Time:

  • Lions Day open house programming generally runs from 11AM to 3PM but guests are encouraged to arrive and check-in between 10:30 and 10:45AM.

Registration:

  • On the left side of this page, New Visitors can click on the ‘Register Now‘ button and Returning Visitors can log in to our Visit system with their first name, last name and home phone number.  All registered guests will be guaranteed a seat in our Admissions presentation; drop-in guests will be accommodated on a first-come, first-served basis if seats are available.

Transfer Information Sessions and Tours

Contemplating transferring into The College of New Jersey? Whether you are coming from a two-year or four-year institution, we invite you to sit in on a presentation by our Transfer Admissions Counselor and join a campus tour. TCNJ’s Transfer Information Sessions and Tours are designed to inform and assist transfers with the application process, outline application requirements, provide credit evaluation information, and answer any questions that you may have.

Dates and times:

  • Transfer Information Session and Tour dates will be posted in August 2014.

Registration:

  • Prospective Transfer students can register for a Transfer Information Session and Tour via a link that will be posted below in August.  All registered guests will be guaranteed a seat in our Admissions presentation; drop-in guests will be accommodated on a first-come, first-served basis if seats are available.  

 

Prospective Transfer students are also invited to attend one of our Lions Day Open Houses, where a Transfer-specific Admissions presentation will be offered. (More information about Lions Days can be found above.)

TCNJ Group Tour Information

Thank you for your interest in bringing your students to our beautiful campus!  Group Tours are available to high schools, community groups and organizations of 10 to 60 students.  Our group tour consists of an admissions presentation and a Student Ambassador led campus tour.

 

 Fall Group Tours

Fall Group Tours will be held Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays at 10:30am.  Fall tours will be offered from mid-September through early December.  Submit a request via the link below.

 

 Spring Group Tours

Spring 2014 Group Tour dates are now available via the link below!

Spring Group Tours will be held on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays at 10:30am.  Spring Tours will be offered from the end of January through early May.  Submit a request via the link below.

 

 Summer Group Tours

Summer 2014 Group Tour dates will be posted in May 2014.

Summer Group Tours will be held on Wednesdays at 10:30am and will be offered from mid-June through early August.  Submit a request via the link below.

Due to the reservation of space on campus and the ambassadors’ schedules, we are unable to accommodate dates and times outside of those posted here.  To arrange for your organization or high school group tour, please submit your request via the link below.  If you have questions, please email Dawn M. Wilson at wilsond@tcnj.edu.

  • Reservation is required at least two (2) weeks in advance.
  • Reservation is confirmed once you receive an email from the Office of Admissions with confirmation of date, visit information, and directions to campus.
  • Group size limit is 60, not including chaperones.
  • All tours are walking tours.
  • Groups arriving more than 30 minutes late cannot be guaranteed a tour and/or presentation

Please click here to submit your group’s request!

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