Visiting Kalamazoo College

Visiting Kalamazoo College


Visiting Kalamazoo College is as easy as 1, 2, 3

  1. Read about our options for visiting Kalamazoo College and find the fit for you. (Each one is different and you are welcome to visit more than once!)
  2. Click on the title of the visit option for more detailed information, including dates and times.
  3. Register online!

*If you are a high school guidance or college counselor, please check out Counselor Visits.


Individual Visits

  • Participate in an information session, join us on a campus tour, and dine with students in our cafeteria.
    High school seniors and transfer students may personalize their visit by requesting to attend a class, stay overnight with a trained student host, or have a music audition or lesson with a faculty member. These additional opportunities are offered to high school juniors after May 1.

K Open Houses

  • Ideal for high school juniors and seniors who have not yet applied to K.
  • Open Houses provide a general overview of the many opportunities available at K.
  • Open Houses occur three times in the fall and once in the spring.

Visit the Zoo: Admitted-Student Celebration

  • For admitted students and their parents only!
  • Visit the Zoo is designed to help you make your final college choice. Students experience life at K through a variety of presentations and activities. Parents will participate in many of the same presentations, and may ask questions of College personnel and parents of current students.
  • In February, Visit the Zoo programs start with Sunday and Monday events during the week of Presidentʼs Day. In April, we host three programs.

Intercultural Fly-in Program

  • Designed for high school seniors from underrepresented backgrounds who have applied and been admitted to the College.
  • Ideal for those interested in visiting campus to learn more about diversity and inclusion at Kalamazoo College.
  • Takes place in conjunction with two select Visit The Zoo programs in February and April.

High School Group Visits

    • We welcome high schools or community organizations interested in bringing groups of students to Kalamazoo College.
    • Group visits usually include an information session and campus tour.
    • Add lunch with current students for just $4 per person.
    • Group visits are scheduled on selected weekdays during the academic year.

Virtual Information Session

  • Ideal for prospective students, their parents and high school counselors who are unable to visit campus
  • Learn about Kalamazoo College from anywhere in the world!
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