See for Yourself.

Visiting Transylvania is the best way to see for yourself how amazing our campus really is. We have a variety of visit options as well as special events, and you can call us at (859) 233-8242 if you have any questions.

Don't wait—plan your visit today!

Notice: on-campus tours for admissions will be canceled through May 30, 2020.

students on a bus tour

Crimson Compass
(Admitted Students)

About Crimson Compass

PACK YOUR BAGS and join us on Transylvania University’s campus for one of our two-day Crimson Compass events for admitted students. We’ll host you overnight and help you navigate the next steps and explore the new opportunities that await you as a Pioneer.

Students walking on campus

Weekday Visit

Schedule a Weekday Visit

We are open every weekday from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Your visit can include:

  • Walking tour of campus
  • Meeting with an admissions counselor
  • Visiting a class
  • Optional meeting with staff or coaches
Students in a Residence Hall Room

Overnight Visit

Schedule an Overnight Visit

This is the most comprehensive visit option that gives you a feel for campus life at Transy. Overnight visits include:

  • Stay in a residence hall with an Admissions Ambassador
  • Dinner and breakfast provided
  • Walking tour of campus
  • Meeting with an admissions counselor
  • Visiting a class
  • Optional meetings with faculty, staff or coaches

For additional details, please call us at (859) 233-8242.

Students in front of Transylvania University Sign

Saturday Visit

Schedule a Saturday Visit

We are open select Saturdays throughout the year for tours at 10 a.m. and noon. Saturday visits include:

  • Walking tour of campus
  • Group information session with an admissions counselor

Call (859) 233-8242 for more information.

Students at a cafeteria table

Destination Transy

Register for Destination Transy

These special fall visit days for students and families include:

  • Learning all about life at Transylvania
  • Meet-and-greet with faculty and staff
  • Lunch in the dining hall
  • Walking tour of campus
a tour group

Group Visits

Schedule a Group Visit

The Office of Admissions welcomes group visits from high schools and organizations to tour our campus and learn more about student life and the college application process. Reservations are required.

Call (859) 233-8242 for more information.