Campus Visits

To better understand what it means to be at Parkside, you need to see it firsthand. Sign up today for one of our visits and take a tour. From campus tours to specialized visit events, we offer many ways to experience Parkside. Select from the visit opportunities below to learn more.

Visit and Admissions Events

From tours to presentations, we have so much to share with you! Take a look at our Visit and Admissions Events page for scheduled events (in person and virtual) and recording of some you may have missed.

Admissions and Visit Events

The next three scheduled events


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Campus Tours and Events


Experience Parkside Day provides prospective students (primarily high school seniors) and their family/guests the opportunity to learn more about UW-Parkside and all that we have to offer. Learn more about many aspects of campus including student services, academic majors, and campus life. Throughout the day, you'll participate in various workshops and sessions following a “choose your own adventure” style agenda.
Check-in begins at 9 am. Visit concludes by 2 pm.
We really think that you are going to love Parkside!

Attending a Ranger Saturday is the perfect way for prospective students and their families to get an introductory look at Parkside. The visit features a presentation on our admissions process, academic offerings, tour of campus, and student panel.

Check-in begins at 8:30 am and program starts at 9 am. Visit concludes by 12 pm. View a sample schedule.
Go to the Visit and Admissions Events page to see when the next Ranger Saturday is scheduled and register.
Visiting in person can be one of the best ways to make your college decision and our goal is to provide you with the best visit experience possible!


Take our virtual tour and hear from current students about why you should be at Parkside. Learn about programs offered at Parkside, campus resources and activities, and more. Take the virtual tour now!   


Yo Soy Parkside is a visit day for prospective Spanish-speaking students and their families to meet current students and faculty and to discover the many  amazing reasons to be at Parkside. Attend experiential workshops, hear a keynote speaker, engage with a student panel, and receive a campus tour.

View Sample Schedule Here


For high school groups and organizations, we offer customized group visits and tours of campus. 

If you have any questions please contact or 262-595-2070. If you would like to plan a group visit, please request a date below.


Prospective students  interested in our Nursing major may wish to schedule their visit to campus in conjunction with scheduling themselves into a Nursing Information Session & Extended Tour. Our Nursing department staff provide an abundance of information designed especially for the admission process for prospective nursing students.


Contact Hillary Vara to schedule your visit, or 262.595-2653.


Tour for students at orientation

Plan Your Campus Visit

Our admissions counselors are excited to introduce you to Parkside. Year round, we host information sessions, open houses, and conversations with current students and professors. Pick an event and time that works for you, or just stop by. We're eager to meet you.

See what our students have to say, take a virtual tour.

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