We encourage you and your family to schedule a campus visit to experience for yourselves why Ripon College is ranked among the best value liberal arts and sciences colleges in the nation.
We offer a variety of unique visit programs throughout the year that provide you the opportunity to meet with faculty, current students, athletic coaches, student life staff and representatives from admission and financial aid.
Individualized Daily Visits
Take a day this summer and come visit Ripon’s beautiful campus. You will have the opportunity to tour campus with a current Ripon student and sit down with one of our admission counselors to talk about the application process, academics, athletics and financial aid basics. Let this summer be your first step toward making your college decision.
During the summer, the Office of Admission is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. Tours are offered on the hour at 9 a.m., 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 2 p.m.
You can schedule your visit for the academic year and choose a variety of options to take part in (i.e. meet with faculty, have lunch, visit a class, etc.).
For your convenience, we are open on select Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. to get a glimpse of campus. Each Saturday has options to tour campus in the morning and meet with an admission counselor.
September 3, 17, 24
October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
November 5, 12, 19
December 3, 10
Overnight Visits for Accepted Students
If you are an accepted student, we encourage you to spend the night at Ripon College to experience true campus life. Overnight visits begin at 4:00 pm. When staying with us, you will be paired with a current student and stay with them in a student residence hall. The day following your overnight consists of opportunities to attend classes, schedule appointments with faculty and/or coaches and share meals with current students. All meals are provided free of charge.
Visit Events in Your Area
Representatives from the Ripon College Office of Admission travel across the United States and may be in your area soon. Travel schedules will be listed periodically below. Please contact us if you’d like to meet a representative in your area.
Ripon College is happy to welcome your student group to campus to learn more about our academic and extracurricular programs. A group visit to campus will include a student led campus tour (approximately 60 minutes) and an admission presentation (20 minutes). To make arrangements for your group to see campus and inquire about other options for your visit, complete the Group Visit Request Form. Our Campus Event Coordinator will review your request and contact you within the next two business days. Please do not make any travel arrangements until your visit has been confirmed by a member of our staff. Once your visit has been confirmed a program schedule will be emailed along with a campus map. You may contact the Campus Event Coordinator directly at 920-748-8706.
- Please submit your request at least two weeks in advance of your proposed visit day.
- Group visit approval will depend upon the availability of student ambassadors, other Admission and College events and dates requested.
- Maximum group size -50 students: For high school groups, we strongly encourage you to provide 1 adult chaperone for every 15 students; For middle school groups, we strongly encourage you to provide 1 adult chaperone for every 10 students.
- Visits must be cancelled at least 48 hours in advance.
- Scheduled activities may need to be adjusted or cancelled for groups arriving more than 15 minutes late.