Admitted Student Events

It all starts here. It all starts now.

Congratulations on your acceptance to DePaul University! Deciding on where to go to college is a big deal, which is why we plan dozens of events to make sure DePaul is the right fit for you.

The best way to get an in-depth look at what life is like at DePaul is to attend an Admitted Student event. Find your student type below to schedule your visit. We look forward to seeing you on campus.

Incoming Freshmen

Admitted Information Sessions and Campus Tours

Admitted Information Sessions are offered at our Lincoln Park campus between January 9 and April 28, 2017. Each session includes information about academics, student life, student outcomes following graduation and the next steps to enrollment. Prior to your information session, you will take a tour of our Lincoln Park campus. 

Schedule your admitted student visit online. (Note: use the calendar to select the year 2016 and the month of January or any month after that in order to see the admitted visit events).

Fridays also offer the opportunity to attend a Housing Information Session, presented by the Department of Housing Services and current students about the on-campus housing opportunities and experiences at DePaul. Each session includes information about on-campus housing options and how to apply.

Admitted Freshmen Preview Days

In February and March, each college hosts an Admitted Freshmen Preview Day specifically for future students to go in-depth on life as a DePaul student within their college. Meet with faculty and students, hear about internship and careers in related fields and explore the many opportunities available to you in your academic life at DePaul.

February, 17 – College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

February 18 – College of Science and Health

February 20 – College of Communication

February 20 – College of Education

February 24 – Driehaus College of Business

March 10 – College of Computing and Digital Media

Registration for Admitted Freshman Preview Days opens mid-December.

Admitted Student Visit Days

Join us on campus and take the next step toward enrolling at DePaul.  Attend sessions by faculty, staff and current students to learn more about the DePaul experience and hear from the Office of Admission on navigating the enrollment process.

Friday, March 3 – Loop Campus Colleges (Driehaus College of Business and College of Communication)

Saturday, March 4 – Lincoln Park Campus Colleges (College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, College of Science and Health and College of Education)

Registration for Admitted Student Visit Days opens mid-December.

Admitted Student Receptions

Beginning in March, Admitted Student Receptions take place all over the country, giving you the chance to learn more about the opportunities at DePaul as well as meet some future classmates from your area. Admission staff will be on hand to answer your questions and guide you through the next steps to enrollment.​

The Admitted Student Reception calendar will be posted in mid-December.

Customized Visits

Want to create your own itinerary for your visit to DePaul? You can request a customized visit once you've been admitted, which can include:

  • Observing a class
  • Meeting with a faculty member
  • Having a meal with a current student
  • Staying overnight with a DePaul student host

Customized visits are offered during specific date ranges throughout the year. Review the online request form for more information and to schedule your visit online. ​

College of Computing and Digital Media Tours

The College of Computing and Digital Media (CDM) tour is specifically for students interested in CDM programs. A student tour guide will share their experience as a CDM student and show you our state-of-the-art classrooms and labs. 

Schedule your CDM tour online.

Transfer and Adult Undergraduate

Admitted Student Receptions

Our Admitted Student Receptions take place at community colleges across Chicagoland, giving you the chance to learn more about the opportunities at DePaul as well as meet some future classmates from your area. Admission staff will be on hand to answer your questions and guide you through the next steps to enrollment.​

Campus Tours

We offer tours of both our Lincoln Park and Loop campuses. 

Schedule your tour online.

College of Computing and Digital Media Tours

The College of Computing and Digital Media (CDM) tour is specifically for students interested in CDM programs. A student tour guide will share their experience as a CDM student and show you our state-of-the-art classrooms and labs.

Schedule your CDM tour online.

Customized Visits

Want to create your own itinerary for your visit to DePaul? You can request a customized visit once you've been admitted, which can include:

  • Observing a class
  • Meeting with a faculty member
  • Having a meal with a current student
  • Staying overnight with a DePaul student host

Customized visits are offered during specific date ranges throughout the year. Review the online request form for more information and to schedule your visit online. ​