Whether you’re a high school junior, senior, parent, or transfer student, the best way to get to know us is to visit. We welcome you to meet our campus community during one of our many visit opportunities.


On Tuesday, April 3, Wednesday, April 11, and Thursday, April 19, first-year and transfer students are welcomed to stop by the Admission Office between 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. with the documents below and receive an admission decision that day.

Same day decisions are contingent upon completion of the Elms College application, either online or paper, and/or additional information requested by the Admission Office. Please note, this excludes the nursing program.

First-year students:

  • Fill out the Common Application or the Cappex Application prior to the Same Day Decision Day
  • Bring high school transcripts and test scores (SAT I or ACT) to the Same Day Decision Day

Transfer students:

Register for a Same Day Decision Day

Daily Campus Tours

Student-led campus tours are available Monday through Friday. Tours take place at 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. If you would also like to meet with an admission counselor, they are available for a personalized meeting with students and families before or after the tour.

Register for a Campus Visit

Open Houses

Open houses include an information session about admission, financial aid, and student life. The day also includes major-specific academic presentations by faculty members, an activities fair, and campus tours with current students. Registration opens at 9:30 a.m. and the event will begin at 10 a.m.

Register for an Open House


Summer Visit Days

Tour our beautiful campus and attend a short information session on select days throughout the summer. Sessions begin at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Register for a Summer Visit Day

Special Group Visits

If you would like to bring a group of students to campus for a visit, we may be able to accommodate you for one of our regular visit options, or we may be able to offer a special group visit with an information session and tour during normal business hours. Special group visits must be scheduled at least two weeks in advance. Please complete the group visit request form below.

Register for a Group Visit