Special On-Campus Visits

Prospective student and parent doing a campus tour

Fridays at Wheaton

Fridays at Wheaton are one-day visit events that allow prospective students to experience Wheaton through the eyes of current students with a student-led campus tour, visits to classes and chapel, and lunch in Anderson Commons.

Students Walking After Chapel

Friday Details

Fridays at Wheaton activities extend from 8:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. and feature programming for prospective students and parents, including Admissions and Financial Aid information sessions, open houses with academic departments, the Center for Vocation and Career, and Athletics, and a Community Life Panel with current Wheaton students.

Sample Schedule:

  • 9:00 am Welcome Session
  • 9:20 am Student-LedCampus Tour
  • 10:40 am Chapel
  • 11:30 am Lunch in Anderson Commons 
  • 12:10 pm Student Q&A Panel
  • 12:55 pm Pathways to Wheaton Info Session or Class Visit Opportunity
  • 2:10 pm Liberal Arts and Career Development at Wheaton Info Session
  • 3:10 pm Closing
  • 3:30 pm Academic Department Open Houses 

Register for an upcoming Fridays at Wheaton visit here.

Discover Wheaton Your Way

Wheaton College also offers special opportunities to meet current students and see some unique facets of our community. We think you’ll love it here.

Wheaton College Biochemistry Students


This two-day visit event allows prospective students to experience life as a STEM student at Wheaton. You’ll have the chance to meet other STEM students, tour the Meyer Science Center, interact with faculty, and experience our campus community with an overnight in the Wheaton residence halls.

Learn More and Register for STEM Visit Day
Wheaton College Group Tour

Group Visits

Wheaton College group visits are planned and scheduled on a case-by-case basis with at least three weeks’ notice. If you are interested in planning a group visit for high school students from your school, church, or community, please fill out the form below, and we will get back to you. If you have questions, contact our Visit Coordinator by phone at 630.752.5600 or by email.


Do you have other questions or need clarification on a finer point in the application process? Want to talk with someone? We'd love to hear from you.