Visit Options

Experience Transy

We are delighted that you plan to visit Transy, and we want your experience to be the best that it can be. Pictures can show you our beautiful campus, but they only tell part of the story. Visiting campus is the only way to get a true feel for the spirit of our campus.

We offer a multitude of campus visit options, including weekday, Saturday, and overnight visits, as well as special events on campus. Please see more information below. When you are ready to schedule a visit, click the corresponding links on this page or call the admissions office at 859-233-8242.

Transylvania’s admissions office is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. All visits during these dates and times include a walking tour of campus and a meeting with an admissions counselor. Additionally, we are happy to customize your visit by including optional meetings with our faculty, staff, or coaches in your areas of interest; a visit to a class; or lunch on campus. Please expect to spend at least two hours on campus.

Call 859-233-8242 or Click Here to schedule a weekday visit.

An overnight visit will provide you with a comprehensive view of Transylvania because you can experience both the academic and social sides of campus life. Our Admissions Ambassadors have an extra bed in their room just for you (no sleeping on the floor at Transylvania), and both dinner and breakfast will be provided. Overnight visits are available on the following dates:

Upcoming overnight visit dates
  • Tuesday, March 20
  • Wednesday, March 21
  • Thursday, March 22
  • Tuesday, March 27
  • Wednesday, March 28
  • Thursday, March 29
  • Tuesday, April 3
  • Wednesday, April 4
  • Thursday, April 5
  • Tuesday, April 10
  • Wednesday, April 11
  • Thursday, April 12
  • Thursday, April 26

Call 859-233-8242 to request an overnight visit. 

Transylvania offers a variety of on-campus events for prospective students and their families. Activities include campus tours, lunch in the dining hall, meet faculty and staff and opportunities to learn all about life at Transylvania. Sign up for one of our upcoming Preview Days:

Friday, April 27, 2018

Saturday visits will be available at 10 a.m. and noon on select dates throughout the academic year. Visits will include a walking tour of campus and a group information session with an admissions counselor. Please expect to be on campus for two hours.

Call 859-233-8242 or Click Here to schedule a Saturday visit.

We welcome groups to campus for tours. Groups should include a number of chaperones appropriate for the size of the group and the age of its members.

For high-school age students, the group visit will consist of a campus tour and admissions session. Your visit will last approximately 90 minutes. Tour groups under 20 participants will be given the opportunity to see residence halls.

Visits for students younger than high-school age will consist of a campus tour. Your visit will last approximately 60 minutes.

Call 859-233-8242 or Click here to schedule a group visit.

Preferred Hotel

Courtyard Marriott North
Contact: Catherine Clements, Sales Exec.

775 Newtown Ct.
Lexington, KY 40511

Hotel Phone: 859-253-4646

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