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Daily Visits Include:

  • Presentation from an Admission Counselor
  • Campus tour with a current student
  • Additional meetings with faculty member, advisor or coach (upon request and availability)
  • A one-on-one meeting with an Admission Counselor
  • Optional lunch before or after visit

Weekday campus visits are available Monday - Friday at 9am and 1pm.

If you would like to have lunch on campus, you may do so after the 9am visit or prior to the 1pm visit at no extra charge to you. If you wish to meet with SMSU faculty, advisors or coaches, we can arrange for those before or after the visit as well. These appointments are based on availability. 

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Unable to visit SMSU during the week? No problem! Join us for one of our Mustang Saturdays. These programs will consist of an admission presentation and a campus tour. Most programs start at 1:00 p.m. and are located in the Student Center or Conference Center.

Format of Mustang Saturday Visits is subject to change based on CDC and the Minnesota State System Office Guidelines.

Mustang Saturdays include:

  • Information on academics, financial aid, housing, and the application process
  • A student-guided tour
  • If there is a home SMSU athletic event on the day of your Mustang Saturday visit, you get a free ticket!

Mustang Saturdays

  • September 12, 2020 at 1:00 p.m.
  • September 19, 2020 at 1:00 p.m.
  • October 3, 2020 at 1:00 p.m.
  • October 10, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.
  • October 17, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.
  • October 24, 2020 at 1:00 p.m.
  • October 31, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.
  • November 7, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.
  • November 14, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.

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Open House Visits: Join us for an Open House Visit, and you'll get all the answers you need to make your college decision! Make sure you are on our mailing list in order to receive an invitation.

Format of Open House Visits is subject to change based on CDC and the Minnesota State System Office Guidelines.

Open Houses include:

  • Information on academics, financial aid, housing, and the application process
  • An Academic and Student Services Fair
  • Parent/Student Panel Sessions
  • A Student-Guided Tour

Open House Dates: (Click a date for more info)

You can schedule a campus visit to check out all that Southwest Minnesota State has of offer. In order to comply with CDC guidelines please follow the below protocol when visiting campus: 

  • Campus visits must be scheduled atleast 48 hours in advance.
  • Visitors are encouraged to take the temperature of all family members who will be attending the visit prior to leaving the house. SMSU Staff will be taking each family member’s temperature upon arrival and if any member runs a fever, we will unfortunately have to reschedule the visit to a later date.  
  • ***Please do not visit campus if you are sick or have a fever
  • No more than 10 people in a gathering (including SMSU staff)
  • The wearing of masks will be strongly encouraged by all involved in the visit. SMSU Staff will be wearing masks for the duration of the visit.
  • Tours of the Residence Halls are not yet available at this time, however you can see photos of the residence halls on our website: https://www.smsu.edu/campuslife/residencelife/index.html
  • All participants are encouraged to wash hands regularly, cover a cough, wear a mask, and are reminded not to touch their face.  

We'd love to see you on campus!

A campus visit is one of the best ways to tell if Southwest Minnesota State University is the right fit for you. Walk around campus and see how it feels to be at SMSU. Students may choose to visit during the week, on a Mustang Saturday, or on a Special Visit Day throughout the year.