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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.

Campus Tours and Events


Tour the campus with a student Campus Ambassador and visit Parkside's academic buildings, Ranger Residence Hall, and the Sports and Activity Center. Before the tour begins, an Admissions Counselor will present on academics, campus life, and more. This visit lasts approximately 90 minutes.
Winter 2019 Tour Schedule
10 am Monday, Wednesday, Friday
2pm Tuesday, Thursday

Spring 2019 Tour Schedule
10 am Monday - Friday
2pm Wednesday - Friday
5pm Thursday


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!   


Spring 2019: Apr 12

Join us for our premier visit experience which includes an admissions presentation, student panel, information fair, academic session, and a student-led campus tour.

Check-in begins at 9 am. Visit concludes by 2 pm.

Spring 2019: Feb16, Mar 16, Apr 13, May 11


Attend an admissions presentation on academics, campus life, and more. Hear from a student panel about their Parkside experience. Tour the campus with a Campus Ambassador and ask any departing questions before you leave.

Check-in begins at 8:30 am and program starts at 9 am. Visit concludes by 12 pm.

March 30,2019
8:30 am-2 pm

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 real and amazing reasons to Be at Parkside. Attend experiential workshops, hear a keynote speaker, engage with a student panel, and receive a campus tour.

Please call Gia with any questions - 262-595-2645.


You are one of a kind. Turn your unique talent into scholarship money!

Thousands of dollars in scholarships are awarded on Arts and Humanities Scholarship Day. Scholarships are based on creative work and open to all newly admitted students pursuing arts and humanities majors who will begin their studies at Parkside during the 2019-2020 academic year. In addition to interviewing or auditioning for scholarships, you'll also have an opportunity to tour state-of-the-art instructional facilities and stunning performance venues at The Rita. 


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. Through a consorital agreement, UW-Parkside's Nursing program collaborates with UW-Milwaukee College of Nursing to offer students the highest quality nursing program at a location convenient for them. Our Nursing department staff provide an abundance of information designed especially for the admission process for prospective nursing students.

This program is offered Mondays from 11:30am-12:30pm during the academic year.

*Note there will be no tours on the following Mondays: December 24, December 31, January7, January 21.*


Want to bring a large group to Parkside? Request a date now!
All group visits include a tour of the campus and an admissions presentation that includes the admissions process, financial aid, student services, and application timeline. 

All group visits must:
Be scheduled at least three weeks in advance
Have one chaperone per 15 high school students 

Please allow 7-10 business days for the confirmation of your event. You will receive an email with detailed information from the Group Visit Coordinator. 

If you have any questions please contact or 262-595-2318. Request your date today.


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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