Schedule an in-person or virtual visit today.
There’s no better way to get to know North Park than to visit our campus. Now there are more ways to do so than ever.
Schedule a personalized on-campus visit just for you. In-person visits are offered Monday–Friday at 9:15 am, 11:00 am, and 2:30 pm. Your visit will include an informational admissions presentation, a meeting with your admissions counselor, and a campus tour—with COVID-19 guidelines implemented for your health and safety.
North Park University is pleased to offer visit opportunities for both local and traveling high schools, community organizations, or churches. Registration for the 2021–2022 academic year will open on Monday, September 20, 2021 and close on Friday, April 29, 2022. To reserve your spot, submit a group visit request online. Please note that we are only able to host group visits on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. We cannot host any group visits on Saturdays or Sundays.
Learn more about North Park and connect with us from wherever you are. Choose from the following virtual visit options:
- Register for a virtual campus visit — Offered on Wednesdays at 3 pm (CST), virtual visits include an admissions presentation and a meet & greet with current students.
- Meet with an admissions counselor — Schedule a one-on-one appointment with your admissions counselor.
- Meet with a professor – Schedule a one-on-one appointment with a professor from your intended major.
Group visits are designed for current high school students interested in learning more about North Park University and the college application process. The visit begins at 9:00 am, 10:00 am or 11:00 am, and includes an interactive presentation and campus tour. The 11:00 am option also includes lunch in our dining hall (during the academic year). The entire visit experience will be between 1.5 and 2.5 hours.
(Please note that group visits are not available on Wednesdays at 11:00 am due to our University chapel schedule.)
Although we try to accommodate all group visit requests, we are not able to offer variations in the program options for your visit. In order reserve your group visit, all groups must submit the online request form. A minimum of two weeks’ notice is required for groups of 50 or fewer students.
Due to space and staffing, we cannot accommodate all group visit requests; they will be processed on a first-come, first-served basis. We also cannot accommodate elementary school groups or host any group visits on Saturdays or Sundays. For more information about group visits please contact our Visit Desk.
The North Park Campus Reopening Task Force is working every day to reduce the risks of campus exposure to COVID-19. Our campus community is committed to following safety instructions, guidelines, and protocols identified by the University, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the Chicago Department of Public Health to keep our campus community as safe and healthy as possible. All plans and protocols for our on-campus visits, and the reopening of our campus, are in accordance with the CDC and OSHA guidelines. To read more about our health and safety initiatives, please feel free to visit our COVID-19 information page.
For your safety and that of the campus community, all visitors are expected to adhere to the following safety guidelines:
Chicago’s Travel Advisory
The City of Chicago has issued an Emergency Travel Advisory. Any unvaccinated people traveling from the states and territories included in the advisory are instructed to obtain a negative COVID-19 test result no more than 72 hours prior to arrival in Chicago or quarantine for a 10-day period upon arrival. Vaccinated individuals do not need to quarantine or receive a negative test.
Before your visit:
- If you are experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms, please refrain from visiting campus and call 773-244-5500 to reschedule.
- If you have been exposed to someone who has tested positive for COVID-19 in the past two weeks, please refrain from visiting campus and call 773-244-5500 to reschedule.
During your visit:
- All members of the North Park campus community and visitors, regardless of vaccination status, must wear a face-covering over the nose and mouth inside campus buildings. We will provide masks to those who need them.
- Masks are optional for everyone in outdoor settings.
Take a virtual tour, anytime.
Take a virtual tour of North Park’s Chicago campus from wherever you are. Explore our buildings and green spaces while learning more about North Park’s history and facilities.
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