Special visit events

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

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.
>>> more about Discovery Day

Saturday, June 20, 2015


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. 
>>> more about Academic Preview Days

Check back for dates for fall 2015


  • Overnight visits

    You 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 or an Explore Academics@Bluffton event.

    >>> more about overnight visits



    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.
    >>> more about Saturdays at Bluffton

  • Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015
    Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015
    Saturday, March 14, 2015
    Saturday, April 11, 2015

    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.
    >>> more about the Presidential Scholarship Competition


    Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015


    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.
     March 22-23, 2015