Special visit events

Welcoming committee: Admissions counselor Rachel Hunter, J. Denny Beaver and student assistant Kayla Mullenhour.


Looking for a great way to visit Bluffton for the first time? Saturdays at Bluffton may be right for you. An admissions and financial aid presentation begins at 10 a.m., followed by a group campus tour and an optional complimentary lunch in The Commons.

Saturday, April 11, 2015

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  • Overnight visits

    Seniors are invited to attend regularly-planned evening campus events and spend the night in a residence hall. Most overnight visits begin in the evening and conclude after lunch and can be combined with a personal visit.

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Discovery Day

In addition to an admissions and financial aid presentation and group campus tour, you will have the opportunity to meet with faculty members at an academic fair and learn about campus activities and our unique cross-cultural program.

Saturday, June 20, 2015

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Academic Preview Days with Priority Decision

Special visit dates in the fall focus on selected academic majors of study at Bluffton. You not only visit with faculty and students from your academic interest, but also attend classes and participate in a department-specific activity such as attending a theatre dress rehearsal, participating in a monthly mathematics seminar or viewing the current art gallery exhibit. 

Check back for dates for Fall 2015

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For Seniors Only overnight

Check back for dates for Fall 2015

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Presidential Scholarship Competition  

This competition is open to high school seniors who are admitted to Bluffton University and meet specific academic requirements. Two full tuition and two 3/4-tuition scholarships will be awarded.

Check back for the date of the 2016-17 competition.

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Bonus Visit Days

No school on the day after Easter? What a great time to visit Bluffton with other college-bound seniors.

Check back for Spring 2016 dates

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Experience Bluffton!
an event for admitted students 

Admitted students are invited to meet current Bluffton students, experience the distinct community atmosphere of Bluffton's campus and participate in campus activities during a special overnight visit.
Check back for the Spring 2016 date

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