Summer Visit Days

Summer Visit Days provide students and their family and supporters the opportunity to visit campus, engage with staff, and meet other new students after making their decision to attend Purdue University.

Official 2024 Dates

Our Summer Visit Day dates for 2024 can be found below. Please continue to check back on this website for more information throughout the spring, and check your email for registration details once they are available.

  • Summer Visit Day Option 1: Friday, June 14
  • Summer Visit Day Option 2: Friday, June 28

Registration Information

Students will receive an email in early May with an invitiation to register for Summer Visit Days. Registration will also be available on the Purdue Admissions Website beginning on May 8.

Registration for each of our Summer Visit Days will close one week before the date of programming: June 7 for those visiting on June 14, and June 21 for those visiting on June 28.

What to Expect During your Summer Visit Day

Students and guests will participate in workshops hosted by campus partners to address common questions that incoming students and guests may have about transitioning to Purdue University. Workshops cover a range of topics such as housing, financial literacy resources, on-campus student jobs, navigation of the New Student Task List, and more. Students and guests will also have the opportunity to participate in separate sessions catering to each population about how best to prepare for college. Additionally, students will have the opportunity to connect with and ask questions of the upper class student "Summer Conductors" throughout the day.

Frequently Asked Questions

What will the schedule look like for Summer Visit Days?
  • 8:30-10am: Check-In
  • 10-11am: Welcome session
  • 11-1pm: Lunch and informational session (Parent & Guest Specific)
  • 11-1pm: Informational session (Student Specific) and Lunch
  • 1:30-4:30pm: Three time blocks of various campus partner presentations that you can choose from
When can I register?

Registration for Summer Visit Days will open Monday, May 8. Registration for June 14th will close on Friday, June 7th, and registration for June 28th will close on Friday, June 21st.

How do I register?

All new WL students will receive an email with invitations to register in May. After May 8, you can also register via the ' Admitted Student Visit Opportunities' webpage.

Where can I find details about parking and check-in?

The registration confirmation email will include details regarding parking and check-in locations.

Is there a full agenda?

Download the PurdueGuide, an app found in the App Store or Google Play. Look for the Summer Visit Day Guide for the detailed schedule at the end of May!

Can I cancel my registration?

The confirmation email you received after registering will include a link to cancel your Summer Visit Day registration.

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