2019 Fall and 2020 Spring Diversity – Fly In Visit Programs


More than 70 colleges offer free summer and fall visits for under-represented and diverse students. We list all that we can find by providing the program and application dates and links to applications. If we provide a * before the college name, the trip is free. If we provide a (D), trip is for first gen students. We also give you estimated GPA and test scores for each college. Purple means we have updated dates for Fall 2019 and/or Spring 2020. Rust means 2019 dates are upcoming on college websites. Green means 2018 dates are still up.

*(D) Amherst College Screen Shot 2014-06-11 at 5.08.24 AM
Amherst, Massachusetts

Small private university; part of consortium, 3.7+ GPA ; mid to high test scores

Program: Fall 2019 Diversity Open House weekends (DIVOH):

  • Saturday, September 28 – Monday, September 30
  • Saturday, October 19 – Monday, October 21

To apply for attendance at one of the Fall 2019 DIVOH weekends, you must complete and submit our online DIVOH Application, which will be available on this webpage around May 1, 2019.

Deadline: The application deadline for both DIVOH weekends is 1:00 p.m. (EST) on Monday, August 12, 2019.

Program Info: https://www.amherst.edu/admission/diversity/divoh

Application: https://admission.amherst.edu/register/divoh2020

*(D) Babson College (2018) (need deadline)
Babson Park, Massachusetts (suburban Boston)

Screen Shot 2015-08-17 at 7.39.45 PMSmall private business-oriented college, 3.5+ GPA, mid-test scores

Program: Multicultural Overnight Experience

Dates: Sunday, October 21, 2018 – Monday, October 22, 2018

Application Deadline: Link opens August 1. Check actual deadline then

http://www.babson.edu/admission/undergraduate/tours-events/multicultural-overnight-experience/Pages/home.aspx

*(D) Barnard College (2019)

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New York, New York

Small private all women’s college. Big city. Connected to Columbia. 3.7+GPA; mid to high test scores

Program Dates:

Saturday, October 12 – Sunday, October 13, 2019 (BARNARD BOUND – for students admitted to the Barnard Bound program)
AND
Monday, October 14, 2019 (OPEN HOUSE – All Barnard Bound participants will be automatically registered for our Open House.

The 2019 Barnard Bound application will open on Friday, May 10th. 

Application Deadline (including all supporting materials): 
Monday, June 17th at 5PM 

For more info, visit- https://admissions.barnard.edu/barnard-bound

*(D) Bates College (2019)bates

Lewiston, Maine

Small rural campus; liberal arts, 3.2+ GPA and higher. Optional test scores.

Program: The Fall 2019 Prologue program will be Sunday, October 13 through Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Deadline: Sunday, September 1st, 2019

Prologue to Bates: Frequently Asked Questions

http://www.bates.edu/admission/prologue/

Beloit College (2019)

St. Beloit, Wisconsin

Small suburban college; 3.0 and higher GPA. Middle test scores.

Program: 2019 Summer Days,

Planning to visit colleges over your summer vacation? Be sure to include Beloit as one of your destinations, so you can discover all that our remarkable campus has to offer.

During Summer Visit Day, you can hear from our students, faculty, and staff about learning and living at Beloit, attend breakout sessions, tour campus, and enjoy lunch in Commons, our on-campus cafeteria. This event is intended for rising high school juniors and seniors and prospective transfer students.

*(D) Bentley College (2019, spring)

Waltham, MA

Suburban private business college. 3.0 GPA and higher. 

Program: Bentley Bound: Stay overnight on campus with a current student on Friday, April 12 and attend Admitted Student Day on Saturday, April 13.*

Deadline: By invitation only for admitted students only RSVP by April 1, 2019.

https://www.bentley.edu/undergraduate/bentley-bound-overnight

*(D) Bowdoin College (2019)bowdoin

Brunswick, ME

Rural college, private, liberal arts. 3.2+ GPA and higher. Optional test scores.

Programs:

Explore Bowdoin I is Sept. 19-22
(Application deadline: Aug. 16)

Explore Bowdoin II is Nov. 7-10
(Application deadline: Sept. 27)

Info and Link to Application: http://www.bowdoin.edu/admissions/explore

*(D) Brandeis University (2019, need deadline)

Waltham, Massachusetts

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Medium private college, 25 minutes from Boston. 3.4+ GPA and higher. Mid test scores

Program: SEED-Students Exploring and Embracing Diversity, October 24-26, 2019

 Application deadline: Look for info in May

http://www.brandeis.edu/admissions/seed/

 

*(D) Bryn Mawr College (2018, will post 2019 in May) 

Bryn Mawr, PA (Suburban PA)brwy mawr

Small, all women’s college

Program Date: Fall Travel Scholars: October 27-29, 2018 (for both juniors and seniors)

Application Deadline: Thursday, July 15, 2018

https://www.brynmawr.edu/admissions/travel-scholars

*(D) Bucknell College (2018, 2019 info coming soon)

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Small suburban private college. 3.3+ GPA. Middle to high test scores.

Program: Journey to Bucknell, November 4-6, 2018

Application Deadline: Rolling. The priority deadline to apply for Journey to Bucknell is Friday, Sept. 14, 2018.

http://www.bucknell.edu/journeytobucknell

*(D) Carleton College (2019, need app deadline)

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Northfield, Minnesota

Small suburban private college. 3.3+ GPA. Middle to high test scores.

Program: 2019 Taste of Carleton: October 10 – October 12, 2019

Deadlines: August 19, 2018

http://apps.carleton.edu/admissions/visit/TOC/

*(D) Carnegie Mellon University (2018)

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Medium college, great sciences & arts, medium city, 3.3+ GPA, mid to high test scores (3.3 GPA and combined 1800 on SAT or 27 on ACT to qualify for travel aid)

cmutepperbw4Program: Celebration of Diversity Weekends: November 3-5, 2018 and January 26-28, 2019

November 3 – 5, 2018 – Open to all prospective high school seniors interested in applying to Carnegie Mellon.

Deadlines: November Program: Open to all prospective high school seniors
Registration will open in mid-August.

January Program: Open to students who have applied for admission to Carnegie Mellon. Fine arts auditions/portfolio reviews may be offered, please review the Fine Arts Applicants section below.

http://admission.enrollment.cmu.edu/pages/celebration-of-diversity-weekend

(*) Case Western Reserve University (2018)

Cleveland, OH

Mid-size private university, 3.3+ GPA. Middle test scores

Program: Diversity Overnight–November 11-12, 2018

Application Deadline: October 1, 2018

https://go.case.edu/register/diversityovernight

*(D) Claremont-McKenna College (2019, will open May 15)

Claremont, California

Small college, part of consortium, 3.6+ GPA, mid to high test scores

Program: CMC PREVIEW Fly In: Saturday, October 13 and depart campus on Tuesday, October 16.

Application Deadline: August 10, 2018

Application: https://connect.cmc.edu/preview/

*(D) Colgate University (2019 applications will open in June)

colgateHamilton, New York

Small liberal arts college. Upper state New York. 3.2+ GPA. Middle test scores.

Program: Colgate in Focus: A Diversity Open House, October 14–16, 2018

Deadline: The application for Colgate in Focus opens May 15.  Rolling. All applications must be submitted by Friday, September 8,

Website: https://www.colgate.edu/admission-financial-aid/visit-colgate/open-house

(*D) College of Charleston (2018)

Charleston, SC

Medium public, medium city. 3.0+ GPA. Mid test scores.charleston

Program: M.O.V.E.,Many backgrounds – One CougarNation–the Multicultural Overnight Visit Experience DATES:

  • October 19-20
  • November 9-10
  • March 1-2* (for accepted students only)
  • April 12-13* (for accepted students only)

http://admissions.cofc.edu/campusvisits/events/moveovernight.php for more info and MOVE application.

*(D) College of Saint Benedict/Saint John’s University (2018)

St. Joseph and  Collegeville, Minnesota

Small, Catholic college. Recruits heavily from So Cal. 2.6+ GPA. Low to middle tests scores.

Program: National Fly-in Weekend Program

  • November 17-19, 2018
    February 2-4, 2019*
    February 23-25, 2019
    March 23-25, 2019
    April 6-8, 2019
    *This weekend is reserved for students who are interviewing for our Trustees’ Scholarship.

Registration for our 2017-2018 Fly-in Weekends will be available by September 1. For more information on visiting campus, please contact your admission representative.

http://www.csbsju.edu/admission/visit/fly-in

*College of the Atlantic (2019)

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Small liberal arts college, 3.0+, Optional test scores

Program: Fall Fly-In: Program dates: October 3-6, 2019

Application deadline: July 15

Application decision: Early August

http://www.coa.edu/admissions/admission-events/fall-fly-in/

Application: https://apply.coa.edu/register/?id=845597b1-4f69-46f9-82a1-71c6de2964cc

*(D) College of the Holy Cross (2018)

Worcester, MAholy cross

Mid-sized, Catholic college, 3.0+, Middle test scores

Program: Perspectives Weekend is November 10-12, 2018.

Application Deadline: September 23, 2018

http://www.holycross.edu/visit/diversity-programming

Application link: https://admissions.holycross.edu/register/?id=7006c494-ccd4-4560-8d49-de483c64f5cd

*(D) Colorado College (2019, need app deadline)

Colorado Springs, Colorado

Screen Shot 2014-06-11 at 6.40.52 AMSmall private college; one class at a time. 3.0+ GPA. Middle test scores.

Program: Experience Colorado College: Fall Visit Scholarship Program: October 26-28, 2019

Please note that our main program will take place from October 26 – 28th, but we are also providing travel grants for our Fall Open House Programs from September 1st – 2nd or October 6 – 7th. If you want to be considered for those travel grants, please indicate so in the application.

Application due: Fall 2019 application is open. No due date provided.

Application only fly-in program and travel grant* for high school seniors

https://www.coloradocollege.edu/admission/introduceyourself/visit/fundedcampusvisits/

*(D) Columbia University (2018, 2019 will be available in August) ce2

New York, NY

Ivy League, top scores, top grades

Program: Columbia Engineering Experience: October 7 – 9, 2018. 

2018 Deadline: Thursday, September 8, 2018

http://undergrad.admissions.columbia.edu/ce2

 *(D) Connecticut College (2018)

New London, Connecticut

Screen Shot 2014-06-11 at 6.40.52 AMSmall liberal arts. East coast. Near NY and Boston. 3.0+ GPA; middle test scores.

Program:  Explore Weekend- Saturday, Nov. 10 – Monday, Nov. 12, 2018

Deadline: October 5, 2018

Website: http://www.conncoll.edu/explore-weekend/

Undocumented students may apply.

*(D) Dartmouth (2019)

Hanover, NH

Rural IVY League. 3.7+ GPA. High test scores.

https://admissions.dartmouth.edu/visit/visitation-programs/dartmouth-bound-summer-program

Dartmouth Bound: Summer Program, July 15-17, 2019. Rolling, not deadline provided.

Dartmouth Bound: Indigenous Community. Oct.13-16, 2019. Applications due July 1, 2019

*(D) Davidson College (2018)

Davidson, NC

Suburban, private college. 3.5+GPA; medium to high test scores.davidson

Program: Multicultural Visitation Program. October 14-16, 2018

Application Deadline: The priority deadline for application submission is Monday, August 27; the final deadline is Monday, September 10

http://www.davidson.edu/admission-and-financial-aid/plan-a-visit/open-house-programs/multicultural-visitation-program

*(D) Denison College (2018)

Granville, Ohio

Small liberal arts college, test optional, 3.3+ grades.

Program: Air Denison,

Fall Visits: Prospective Student Visit Programs: October 8October 14-15November 4-5November 12

Pay $500 towards airfare to attend fall visit program

Deadline: September 14 (need 3.3 GPA or higher to apply)

https://connect.denison.edu/register/aduapplication

*(D) Dickinson College (2018)dickinson

Carlisle, Pennsylvania

Small liberal arts college, test optional, 3.0+ grades. 

Program: Discover Diversity at Dickinson, November 8-10, 2018
November 9-11

Application Deadline: September 14, 2018

http://www.dickinson.edu/info/20255/visit/1058/discover_diversity_at_dickinson

Limited travel assistance available.

*(D) Emory University (2018)

Screen Shot 2015-10-22 at 5.44.21 PMMedium college, mid to high test scores, 3.5+ grades

Program: Emory’s Cultural Overnight Recruitment Experience (CORE) Fall Visit Program, October 11, 2018 – October 13, 2018

Application Deadline: August 15, 2018

http://apply.emory.edu/core/

*(D) Franklin and Marshall College (2018) 

Lancaster, PA

Suburban small liberal arts, great business. 3.0+ GPA; test optional.

Program: Collegiate Leadership Summit: Building Tomorrow’s Leaders

*Fall Session 1: Sunday, September 23 to Tuesday, September 25.
The nomination deadline for the Fall Session 1 program is Monday, August 27, 2018.

* Fall Session 2: Sunday, November 11 to Tuesday, November 13.
The nomination deadline for the Fall Session 2 program is Monday, October 15, 2018.

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Students must be nominated to apply and participate:

https://www.fandm.edu/summit

Requires: A minimum GPA of 3.3 in rigorous classes. Must be of a background underrepresented in higher education. Must have demonstrated leadership in his or her school or community.

*(D) George Washington University (2018) 

Washington, DC

Mid-sized urban campus, 3.4+ GPA, test-optional

Program: Your GW: An Overnight Program Celebrating Diversity & Inclusion: 

 

September 22-24
(Arrive Saturday afternoon, depart Monday after 3 pm)
Application Deadline: August 1, 2018
October 28-29
(Arrive Sunday afternoon, depart Monday after 5 pm)
Application Deadline: September 15, 2018

*Accepted students are expected to participate in the full program. Students will be matched with a student host from the Dean’s Council for Multicultural Recruitment.

Application Will Go Live: June 2, 2018.

https://undergraduate.admissions.gwu.edu/yourgw

(*D) Grinnell College (2018) 

Grinnell, Iowa

Small liberal arts; 3.0+ GPA; middle test scoregrinnell

Program: 2018: Discover Grinnell. Diversity Travel grants available for both weekends and they have special programming and a different application.

September 23-24 and November 4-5, 2018

Application is open for 2018. Free trip available for September 23-24 weekend.

http://www.grinnell.edu/admission/visit/programs/diversity-preview

*(D) Hamilton College (2018)

Clinton, New York

Small liberal arts, upper state NY, 3.2+ GPA; middle test scores

Diversity Overnight Program:  Diversity Overnight Program: SEPTEMBER 16-18 OR OCTOBER 28-30, 2018

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Application Deadlines: Priority, August 3. Rolling

Website: https://my.hamilton.edu/admission/diversityovernight/do-program-page

Application Opens July 2: http://www.hamilton.edu/admission/diversityovernight

*(D) Harvey Mudd College (2018)

Claremont, CA

Small science and engineering, 3.5+ GPA, high test scores

harveymuddProgram: Fall Future Achievers in Science and Technology Program (FAST): September 22-22, and November 8-10. 

Application Deadline: August 23, 2018

Website: https://www.hmc.edu/admission/fast/

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(*D) Haverford College (2018) 

Haverford, PA (Suburban Philadelphia

Small liberal arts, 3.6+ GPA, middle to high test scores

Have A Look: September 23–25, 2018 & October 28–30, 2018

Application Deadline: The priority deadline for both September and October programs is September 7, 2018. If you would travel to Haverford by plane and are requesting financial assistance, please make sure to apply by September 7.

https://www.haverford.edu/havealook

Contact admission@haverford.edu

*(D) Illinois Wesleyan (2018 January)

Bloomington, IL

Small, 3.0+ GPA, low to mid test scores

Program: Diversity and Inclusion Visit Program: January 14-15, 2018

Application: TBD for 2019

https://www.iwu.edu/admissions/visit/

Program: ¡TU UNIVERSIDAD!: Saturday, February 10, 2018 (Program is in Spanish for Latinx stuents and their families)

https://www.iwu.edu/admissions/visit/

*(D) Johns Hopkins University (2018) 

Baltimore, MD

homewoodAMedium, urban campus. 3.3+GPA and middle to high test scores

Program: H.O.M.E. (Hopkins Overnight Multicultural Experience), September 27-20, 2018

Application deadline: September 1, 2018

Information: https://apply.jhu.edu/homewood/

Application: https://apply.jhu.edu/homewood/application/

*(D) Kenyon College (2018) (need deadlines)

Gambier, Ohio

Small liberal arts; Midwest, suburban. 3.2+ GPA; medium test scores

kenyonPrograms:  Cultural Connections: Sunday, October 28 – Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Deadlines: Apply for Travel Grant. Oct. 5, 2018

http://www.kenyon.edu/visit-kenyon/admissions-events/

*(D) Lafayette College (2018)

Rural small to medium campus, near Philadelphia, 3.0+ GPA,

7th Annual Our Beloved Community (OBC) Symposium: November 10, 2018

Application Due: October 15 , 2018

https://admissions.lafayette.edu/obc/

 *(D) Lehigh University (2018)

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Small to medium campus, suburban, near Philadelphia, 3.3+ GPA, medium test scores

Program: Diversity Achievers Program, October 21-22, 2018

Application opens September 7, 2018 at noon EST

https://www1.lehigh.edu/admissions/undergrad/visit/dap

*(D) Lewis & Clark College (2018)

Portland, Oregon

Small liberal arts; 3.0+ GPA; optional test scoreslewis

Program: COMPASS. program, November 4-6, 2018

Application Deadline: Monday, September 17th, 2018

Application goes live on Wednesday, August 15, 2018

https://college.lclark.edu/offices/admissions/compass/fall/

*(D) Massachusetts Institute of Technology MIT (2018)

Cambridge, MA
mitdiversityMid-sized urban college, 3.8+ GPA, high test scores

Program: WISE: Weekend Immersion in Science and Engineering: Sunday, September 16 – Tuesday, September 18  and Sunday, September 30 – Tuesday, October 2

Application Deadlines: Sunday, July 9 at 11:59 PM

http://wise.mitadmissions.org/index.html

*(D) Miami University (Ohio) (2018) 
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Oxford, OH

Small Midwest college; 2.9+ GPA; medium test scores

Program: Bridges at Miami University, Session I: October 21-22, 2018 (Chillicothe, Columbus); Session II: November 28-39, 2018 (Cincinnati, Dayton; Session III: November 4-5, 2018 (Out of State); Session IV: November 11-12, 2018 (Akron, Cleveland, Toledo)

Application Deadline: September 24, 2018. 

http://miamioh.edu/admission/high-school/bridges/index.html

*(D) Middlebury College (2018)

disco_middMiddlebury, Vermont

Small liberal arts, rural. 3.3+ GPA, medium to high test scores

Program: Discover Middlebury, October 7-9, 2018

Application Deadline: August 15, 2018.

http://www.middlebury.edu/admissions/visit/programs

TRAVEL AID OFFERED BUT MUST APPLY FOR IT SEPARATE FROM EVENT.

*(D) Oberlin College and Conservatory (2018)

Oberlin, Ohio

Small liberal arts and conservatory. 3.3+ GPA; medium to high test scores

Program: Multicultural Visit Program: 

  • October 11-13, 2018 September 13
    November 8-10, 2018 October 11

Questbridge and Posse applicants must attend first session.

https://www.oberlin.edu/admissions-and-aid/campus-visits/visit-programs

*(D) Occidental College (2018)

Los Angeles, CA

Small, liberal art

s, 3.3+ GPA, mid range test scores

Program: Multicultural Visit Program is now by invitation only. They had too many applicants, so you must contact them directly.

https://www.oxy.edu/admission-aid/connect-us/guidance-college-counselors/multicultural-visit-program

*(D) Ohio University (2018) (need deadline)

Athens, Ohio

Large public university. 3.0+ GPA and higher, middle test scores

Program: Cultural Connections, Friday, April 20, 2018 – Saturday, April 21, 2018

https://www.ohio.edu/admissions/visit/special-programs/index.cfm

Program: Multicultural Visit ProgramOctober 28-29, 2018

Application Due: TBD

https://www.ohio.edu/admissions/visit/multicultural-visit-program

*(D) Pitzer College (2018)

Claremont, CA

Small liberal arts, progressive. 3.2+ GPA; test optional for GPA higher than 3.6 and top 5% of class

Program: Diversity Program October 7-9, 2018pitzer

Application Deadline: Monday, August 28, 2018 at noon

 

 

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* (D) Pomona College (2018)

Claremont, CA pomona

Small elite liberal arts college, 3.8+ GPA, SAT 2100, ACT 31

Program: Perspectives on Pomona (POP!) Dates: Sept. 22-25, 2018 and Sept. 29-Oct. 2, 2018

Application deadline for both programs:: August 12, 2018

The Perspectives on Pomona (POP!) fall fly-in program welcomes students from diverse backgrounds who are traditionally underrepresented in higher education to experience the Pomona College campus.

During POP prospective students will have the opportunity to meet current students, speak with faculty and explore the Pomona College community. Although space is limited due to the small size of our engaged community, we are dedicated to providing this opportunity to those

https://www.pomona.edu/admissions/learn-more/diversity-pomona/perspectives-pomona-pop

*(D) Reed College (2018)

Portland, Oregon

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Program: Discover Reed Fly-In Program, October 7-9, 2018  

Deadline: September 7, 2018

  • Eligibility requirements: Citizen or permanent resident, HS minority student, 2 short essays, SAT/ACT/PSAT scores, HS transcript.
  • Application will open in July.

More information: http://www.reed.edu/apply/rome.html

*(D) Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) (2018)

Troy, NY

Mid-size science oriented. 3.3 Average GPA, medium test scoresrpi class

Program: STAR (Science, Technology, Arts @ Rensselaer):October 25-28, 2018

Application Deadline: September 30, 2018

Program is for under-represented students and minorities. Picks up from NYC. Limited other travel assistance available.

http://admissions.rpi.edu/STAR/

*(D) Rice University (2018)

Screen Shot 2016-07-20 at 9.35.59 PMHouston, Texas

Mid-sized private college, 3.6+ GPA, high test scores

Program:Seeking Opportunities at Rice (SOAR): SAVE THESE DATES: SOAR events begin on Saturday, September 22 thru Monday, September 24, 2018

Application Deadline: https://www.rice.edu/soar.shtml

*(D) Scripps College (2018)

Claremont, California, All Women’s College

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All women’s small, consortium, 3.3+ GPA, medium to high test scores

Program: Discover Scripps:

  • Sunday, October 7 to Monday, October 8
  • Sunday, October 14 to Monday, October 15

Application Deadline to submit online application is August 15, 2018

Website: http://www.scrippscollege.edu/admission/discoverscripps

*(D) Smith College (2018)

Northampton, Massachusetts

Small, all women’s, 3.3+ GPA, test optional

smithProgram: Women of Distinction: October 19-21, 2018

Application: Applications are available May 1 and due Friday, June 15, 2018.

www.smith.edu/admission/wod

 

 

*St. Olaf College (2018)

Northfield, Minnesota

Small, co-ed, 3.0+ GPA, medium test scores

Travel Grants Available For Diverse Students for St. Olaf Visits

Program Days: Link to visit days: Some in summer and fall. https://wp.stolaf.edu/admissions/visit-days/

Explore St. Olaf: Fall Fly-In Program

*(D) Swarthmore College (2019) 

Swarthmore, Pennsylvania

Small, suburban, near Philadelphia. Intensive. 3.5+ GPA, medium to high test scores

Program 1: Thursday, September 19 to Saturday, September 21

Program 2: Tuesday, October 29 to Thursday, October 31

Deadlines:

External Nominations are due by June 17, 2019.

Students can apply themselves by July 9, 2019.

Website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/admissions-aid/discover-swarthmore

Two-minute video about the program: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=juzTlO2bzhQ&feature=youtu.be

 

*(D) Trinity College (2018) (need app deadline)

Hartford, Connecticut

Small liberal arts, 3.0+ GPA, medium test scores

Program: Preview Weekend: November 4-5, 2018

Application deadline: Application coming out in late August

http://www.trincoll.edu/Admissions/campusvisit/Pages/Preview.aspx

*(D) Tufts University (2018)

Medford, Massachusetts

Medium, private college, 5 minutes from Boston. 3.3+ GPA, medium to high test scorestufts

Program: Voices of Tufts:

ENGINEERING EXPERIENCE

OCTOBER 18-19, 2018

ARTS & SCIENCES EXPERIENCE

OCTOBER 25-26, 2018

Application Deadlines:

  • Engineering Experience: Applications and all required materials must be received by 5:00 PM EST on October 2, 2018 to be considered.
  • Arts & Sciences Experience: Applications and all required materials must be received by 5:00 PM EST on October 9, 2018 to be considered. Priority for travel assistance will be given to applications completed by October 4, 2018 5:00 PM EST.

 http://admissions.tufts.edu/voices

Tulane University (2018)

*(D) Tulane University (2018)

New Orleans, Louisiana

Mid-sized, city campus, 3.2+ GPA, mid test scores

Program: PreviewTU Multicultural Fly-in: Sunday, October 20—Monday, October 22, 2018

Deadline: The application for the 2018 PreviewTU program will open on July 1. Please explore other ways to visit campus through our daily tours and Campus Preview Days.

Many other diversity outreach programs.

https://admission.tulane.edu/student-life/diversity/access-programs

Program: Application Workshop

Save the Date: Saturday, August 4, 2018

Program: BienvenueTU Multicultural Fly-in Spring 2019 Invite-only program designed for high-achieving, admitted, high school seniors from first generation and/or underrepresented cultural or socioeconomic backgrounds.

Program: College 101 Workshops: Outreach to local schools and communities

Program: 8th Grade Blitz: For New Orleans middle school students

*(D) Union College (2018)

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Small private college, 3.2+ GPA, medium test scores

Program: Getting to Know Union:  October 21-22, 2018.

Application Deadline: September 23, 2018.

https://www.union.edu/admissions/visit/getting-to-know-u/

*(D) University of Denver (2018)

Denver, Colorado

Mid-sized, 3.3+ GPA, mid-SATs 

Programs:

Latinx Pioneer Prep Leadership Institute

Wednesday, July 11th – Friday, July 13th (fly in on July 10th and fly out on July 14th)

Black & African American Pioneer Prep Leadership Institute

Wednesday, July 18th – Friday, July 20th (fly in on July 17th and fly out on July 21st)

Application Deadline: May 14, 2018

https://www.du.edu/admission-aid/undergraduate/pioneer-prep/index.html

*(D) University of Pennsylvania (2018) (need application deadline)

Screen Shot 2016-07-20 at 9.46.37 PMPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

Mid-sized Ivy League college, 3.7+ GPA, high test scores

Program: Penn Early Exploration Program (PEEP): Sunday, October 7 through Tuesday, October 9, 2018  

Application deadline: Applications closed for 2018

http://www.admissions.upenn.edu/peep

(D) University of Richmond (2018) 

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Richmond, VA

Small private college, 3.0+ GPA, medium test scores

Program: MOVE (Multicultural Overnight Visitation Experience) SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2018 

Deadline: To register, please call the Office of Admission at (800) 700-1662 or (804) 289-8640.

http://admissions.richmond.edu/visit/

*(D) University of Rochester (2018)

Rochester, NY

Medium college, medium city, upper state NY, 3.3+ test scores, medium test scores

Program: Multicultural Visitation Program, MVP 2018: Sunday, November 11–Tuesday, November 13

Application: Monday, October 5, 2018

Multicultural Visitation Program

*(D) University of Vermont (2018)

Burlington, Vermont

Medium public, 3.0+ GPA, medium test scores

uvmProgram: Discovering UVM 2018

  • October 21–23, 2018 — Apply by September 24
  • November 4–6, 2018 — Apply by October 8

Application deadline: TBD

Program: https://www.uvm.edu/admissions/undergraduate/discovering_uvm

*(D) University of Virginia (2018)

Charlottesville, Virginia

Large public university, 3.8+ GPA, high test scores

Program: Hoos First Look: October 12th-14th (for 20 current juniors)

Deadline: August 17th, 2018; Priority: June 15

hoosfirstlook.weebly.com

*(D) Vassar College (2018)

Poughkeepsie, NY

Small liberal arts college, 3.5+ GPA, mid to high test sores

Vassar View Program: October 7-9 2018

Application Deadline: September 7, 2018, will open in mid-July.

http://admissions.vassar.edu/vassarview/

*(D) Washington & Lee University (2018)

Lexington, Virginia

Small, rural college, 3.2+ GPA, mid-test scores

Program: The DIVE Program: The Diversity and Inclusion Visit Experience:

– DIVE I: Sunday, September 23-Tuesday, September 25 | Deadline to Apply: August 1

– DIVE II: Sunday, November 4-Tuesday, November 6 | Deadline to Apply: September 28

Deadline: Rolling basis until August 13 (for DIVE I applicants ) or October 4 (for DIVE II applicants).

Website: https://www.wlu.edu/admissions/fly-ins-and-special-programs/dive

*(D) Washington University in St. Louis (2018)

St. Louis, Missouri

Mid-sized, competitive admissions campus, 3.7+ GPA, mid to high test scores

Program: WashU Preview

  • Monday, October 1 – Tuesday, October 2
  • Monday, November 5 – Tuesday, November 6

Deadline:  Must fill out Getting to Know You Form ASAP. Applicants here by mid-September.

https://admissions.wustl.edu/WashUPreview

*(D) Wesleyan College (2018)

Middletown, Connecticutwesleyan

Small liberal arts, east coast. 3.3+ GPA, medium to high test scores

Columbus Day Open House October 7-8, 2018
Priority deadline – June 29
Regular deadline – September 7

Veterans Day Open House November 11-12, 2018
Priority- June 29

Regular deadline – October 12

http://wesleyan.edu/admission/visiting_campus/transportation_assistance.html

http://wesleyan.edu/admission/visiting_campus/open_house_info/index.html for more info.

*(D) Wellesley College (2018)

 Wellesley, MA

welleAll women’s, near Boston, 3.5+ GPA, medium to high test scores

Discover Wellesley for FREE-October 14-15, 2018

Application Available by May 15, 2018

Priority Deadline: June 30

Final Deadline: August 15
Read more at http://www.wellesley.edu/admission/falltravelgrant/#g8YQi6aLYcLSMiKl.99

http://www.wellesley.edu/admission/falltravelgrant/

Screen Shot 2016-07-20 at 9.54.29 PM*(D) Whitman College (2018)

Walla Walla, Washington

Small liberal
arts college, 3.3+ GPA, medium test scores

Program: Fall Visit Scholarship Program November 4-6, 2018

Deadline: September 30, 2018

https://www.whitman.edu/admission-and-aid/visit-whitman/visit-scholarship-program

Note: Students must be citizens or permanent residents of the U.S. to qualify for these programs.

*(D) Whitworth College (Spring 2019)

Spokane, Washington

Small liberal arts college, 3.2 GPA+, mid-level test scores

Program: Multicultural Visit Program: March 15-16, 2019

Application: Feb. 25, 2019.

http://www.whitworth.edu/cms/administration/admissions/visit/multicultural-visit-program/

*(D) Williams College (2018)

Williamstown, Massachusetts

 Small liberal arts, rural, 3.3+ GPA, medium to high test scoreswow

Program:  Windows on Williams (WOW)- September 20-22, 2018 and September 30-October 2, 2018

Application Deadlines:  The first deadline is July 1 and the second application deadline is August 1.

Affordability

2018 Application Link:

https://myadmission.williams.edu/register/WOWApplication2018

*(D) Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) (2018)

Screen Shot 2015-05-17 at 8.54.13 AMWorcester, Massachusetts

Mid-sized private technical 3.3+ GPA, medium test scores

Program: Discover: The Diversity Experience Overnight. November 11-12, 2018

Application Deadline: September 28 at 5 pm (EDT). Limited Travel Scholarships.

https://www.wpi.edu/c/discover-diversity