Visit Campus

It's Time to See For Yourself

Come to campus for a Personalized On-Campus Visit or choose a Virtual experience, where you can learn more about Houghton right from your home. Experience Houghton’s beautiful campus for yourself!

Please note: Your safety and the safety of our whole campus community remains a top priority, meaning visits may look a bit different this year.

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Personalized On-Campus Visit

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Personalized Virtual Visit

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On-Campus Visit Options

Personalized On-Campus Visits


Come to campus this fall semester for a Personalized Visit! Activities include a Highlander Highlights Campus Tour, a Meeting with your Admission Counselor, a meal in our Dining Hall, Chapel service (Mondays & Fridays only) and a Meeting with a Faculty Member in your area of interest. You can also choose to meet with a Highlander Athletics Coach (based on availability).

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Highlander Preview Days

  • Monday, February 21, 2022
  • Saturday, April 9, 2022 (For Juniors & Sophomores)

Is this your first visit to Houghton? Then this is the right visit day for you! Highlander Preview Days are designed to give you an overall first look at Houghton. During this group visit, you will tour campus with one of our student tour guides, chat with faculty from your major area, learn more about Spiritual Life at Houghton, discover the next steps in the Admission process and have lunch in our dining hall. All attendees will also receive a free Houghton t-shirt!

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Greatbatch School of Music Preview Days

Friday, February 11, 2022

Interested in Music as a major? Join us for Greatbatch School of Music Preview Day! During this visit, you'll tour our Center for the Arts, attend Chapel, hear our faculty perform in a recital, learn from our alumni about career options, and meet our current music students. Additionally, you can audition for entrance into the School of Music!

Register For Greatbatch School of Music Preview Day

Virtual Visit Options

Personalized Live Virtual Visits

Can't visit Houghton in person right now? During your Personalized Virtual Visit, you will tour our main Houghton, NY campus with one of our student tour guides, meet with your Admission Counselor to discuss undergraduate admission and financial aid, and chat with a faculty member in your area of interest. Additionally, students who complete a Personalized Virtual Visit (and live in the U.S. or Canada) will receive a free Houghton t-shirt in the mail!

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Connect with a Coach

Chat with a coach and get answers to your questions about Highlander athletics, team culture, and NCAA Division III athletics.

Schedule a Session with a Coach

Hear from Our Students

Video Tours of Houghton's Facilities

Where to Stay and Eat

Accommodations and Dining

Getting to Houghton

Directions to Campus

Finding Your Way

Campus Map