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 (2019)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 (2019)
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 27-28, 2019

Application Deadline: July 15, 2019

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) 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)

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: Applicants to the SEED program will be notified on a rolling basis, but no later than September 24.

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

*(D) Bryn Mawr College (2019)

Bryn Mawr, PA (Suburban PA)brwy mawr

Small, all women’s college

Program Date: Fall Travel Scholars: September 26-29, 2019 (for both juniors and seniors)

Application Deadline: July 12, 2019

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

*(D) Bucknell College (2019)

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

Program: Journey to Bucknell, Thursday, September 19, through Saturday, September 21, 2019

Application Deadline: Rolling. The priority deadline to apply for Journey to Bucknell is July 31, 2019.

http://www.bucknell.edu/journeytobucknell

*(D) Carleton College (2019)

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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: Submit your application and all supporting materials by August 11th.

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

*(D) Carnegie Mellon University (2019)

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 2-4, 2019 

November 2 – 4, 2019 – Open to all prospective high school seniors interested in applying to Carnegie Mellon.

Registration is open: https://admission.enrollment.cmu.edu/pages/celebration-of-diversity-weekend


January 25 – 27, 2020

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 (2019)

Cleveland, OH

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

Program: Diversity Overnight–Oct. 13-14 or Nov. 11-12, 2019

Application Deadline: The priority application deadline is Aug. 15, however, applications will be accepted through Sept. 1 for the October program and through Oct. 1 for the November program.

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

*(D) Claremont-McKenna College (2019)

Claremont, California

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

Program: CMC PREVIEW Fly-In: Saturday, October 12 and depart campus on Tuesday, October 15.

Application Deadline: August 15, 2019

Application: https://www.cmc.edu/admission/visit/diversityflyin

*(D) Colgate University (2019)

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 6–8, 2019

Deadline: The priority application deadline is June 3. Applications are accepted through September 5, 2019, and decisions are provided on a rolling basis beginning in late July. 

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

(*D) College of Charleston (2019)

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 18-19
  • November 8-9
  • March 27-28*
  • April 17-18*

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

*(D) College of Saint Benedict/Saint John’s University (2019)

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 16-18
  • February 1-3
  • February 22-24
  • March 21-23
  • April 4-6   

NOTE: You must be in the process of applying for admission or accepted to CSB/SJU in order to register for one of our Fly-in Weekends. If you apply using the Common Application, please refer to the message you received from us regarding setting up your portal username and password. If you apply using the CSB/SJU application, you will create a username and password.  You will need the username and password to complete the Fly-In Weekend registration form.

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

Travel Assistance Program

https://www.csbsju.edu/admission/visit/travelassistance

*College of the Atlantic (2019)

Screen Shot 2016-07-20 at 9.40.32 PMBar Harbor, Maine

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 (2019)

Worcester, MAholy cross

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

Program: Perspectives Weekend is November 9-11, 2019.

Application Deadline: September 23, 2019

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

*(D) Colorado College (2019)

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 (2019)ce2

New York, NY

Ivy League, top scores, top grades

Program: Columbia Engineering Experience: October 13 – 15, 2019. 

2019 Deadline:  The application deadline is Thursday, September 5, 2019. 

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

 *(D) Connecticut College (2019)

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- November 14-16, 2019

Deadline: October 1, 2019

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 (2019)

Davidson, NC

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

Program: Multicultural Visitation Program. November 3-5, 2019

Application Deadline: The priority deadline for application submission is August 26; the final deadline is September 16.

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

*(D) Denison College (2019)

Granville, Ohio

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

Program: Air Denison,

Fall Visits: Prospective Student Visit Programs: November 2-4, 2019

Pay $500 towards airfare to attend fall visit program

Deadline: Not Yet Available

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

*(D) Dickinson College (2019)dickinson

Carlisle, Pennsylvania

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

Program: Discover Diversity at Dickinson, November 7-9, 2019

Application Deadline: Friday, September 13, 2019.

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

Limited travel assistance available.

*(D) Emory University (2019)

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 10-12, 2019.

Application Deadline: Friday, August 16th at 5:00pm ET

https://admission.emory.edu/register/coreinterest2019

*(D) Franklin and Marshall College (2019) 

Lancaster, PA

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

Program: The Collegiate Leadership Summit Building Tomorrow’s Leaders: Sunday, October 27, 2019 to Tuesday, October 29, 2019

The nomination deadline is Monday, September 9.

The application deadline is Friday, September 13.

Students will be notified by Monday, September 23.

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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 (2019) 

Washington, DC

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

Program: Your GW: An Overnight Program Celebrating Diversity & Inclusion: September 21-23, 2019

*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 Timeline

Your GW Application Opens: July 1

All Your GW Application Materials Due: August 16

Selected Students Notified By: August 30

Selected Students Travel Plans Finalized: September 6

Final Program Information and Reminder Released: September 13

Your GW Program: September 21-23

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

(*D) Grinnell College (2019) 

Grinnell, Iowa

Small liberal arts; 3.0+ GPA; middle test scoregrinnell

Program: Diversity Travel Opportunity: Sunday and Monday, September 29 – 30

Deadline: Applicants must submit the following by Wednesday, Sept. 4 at 5 p.m.:

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

*(D) Hamilton College (2019)

Clinton, New York

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

Diversity Overnight Program:  Diversity Overnight Program: Sunday, September 15 – Tuesday, September 17
OR Sunday, October 27 – Tuesday, October 29, 2019

hamilton

Application Deadlines: Priority deadline August 2

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

Application: http://www.hamilton.edu/admission/diversityovernight

*(D) Harvey Mudd College (2019)

Claremont, CA

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

harveymuddProgram: Fall Future Achievers in Science and Technology Program (FAST): 2019 Dates: September 19–21 and October 27–29, 2019

Application Deadline: August 12, 2019

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

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(*D) Haverford College (2019) 

Haverford, PA (Suburban Philadelphia

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

Program: Have A Look: October 6-8, 2019

Application Deadline: Priority: September 5, 2019; you must apply by this date if you are requesting a travel scholarship. The final deadline for applications is September 15, 2019

https://www.haverford.edu/havealook

Contact admission@haverford.edu

*(D) Johns Hopkins University (2019) 

Baltimore, MD

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

Program: H.O.M.E. (Hopkins Overnight Multicultural Experience), October 10-12, 2019

Application deadline: September 6, 2019

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

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

*(D) Kenyon College (2019)

Gambier, Ohio

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

kenyonPrograms:  Cultural Connections:

Deadlines: Rolling.

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

*(D) Lafayette College (2019)

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

8th Annual Our Beloved Community (OBC) Symposium: November 9, 2018

Application Due: October 1 , 2019

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

 *(D) Lehigh University (2019)

Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

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

Program: Diversity Achievers Program, October 27-28, 2019

Application due: 12:00 p.m. EST on Friday, September 6, 2019

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

*(D) Lewis & Clark College (2019)

Portland, Oregon

Small liberal arts; 3.0+ GPA; optional test scoreslewis

Program: COMPASS. program: November 3rd – 5th, 2019

Application Deadline: Monday, September 16, 2019

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

*(D) Massachusetts Institute of Technology MIT (2019)

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

Program: WISE: Weekend Immersion in Science and Engineering: September 15–17 and September 29–October 1

Application Deadlines: July 13

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

*(D) Miami University (Ohio) (2019)
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Oxford, OH

Small Midwest college; 2.9+ GPA; medium test scores

Program: Bridges at Miami University, Session I: October 27-28, 2019 (Chillicothe, Columbus, Portsmouth); Session II: November 3-4, 2019 (Cincinnati, Dayton); Session III: November 10-11, 2019 (Akron, Cleveland, Toledo); Session IV: November 17-18, 2019. (Out of State (via Cincinnati and Dayton airports and Cincinnati bus stations))

Application Deadline: September 27, 2019.

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

*(D) Middlebury College (2019)

disco_middMiddlebury, Vermont

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

Program: Discover Middlebury, October 6-8, 2019

Application Deadline: August 12, 2019

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

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

*(D) Oberlin College and Conservatory (2019)

Oberlin, Ohio

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

Program: Multicultural Visit Program:

  • 2019 Program Dates and Deadlines

    Program Date Application Deadline
    *October 10-12, 2019 September 16
    November 14-16, 2019 October 21

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

*(D) Occidental College (2019)

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 (2019)

Athens, Ohio

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

Program: MVP: Monday, November 4, 2019

Deadline: Rolling

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

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

*(D) Pitzer College (2019)

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 13-15, 2019pitzer

Application Deadline: Due Late August https://www.pitzer.edu/admission/diversity-program/

Deadline: August 26, 2019

If you have any questions, please contact the Diversity Program Staff at AdmDiversity@pitzer.edu or at (909) 621-8129. We look forward to receiving your students’ applications!

* (D) Pomona College (2019)

Claremont, CA pomona

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

Program: Perspectives on Pomona (POP!) Dates: Dates: September 21-24 and October 5-8, 2019

Information Session: June 6.

Application deadline for both programs: Sunday, August 4, 2019.

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 (2019)

Portland, Oregon

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Program: Discover Reed Fly-In Program, October 13-15, 2019

Deadline: September 7, 2018

  • Eligibility requirements: Citizen or permanent resident, HS minority student, 2 short essays, SAT/ACT/PSAT scores, HS transcript.
  • Application: Friday, September 13.

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

*(D) Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) (2019)

Troy, NY

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

Program: STAR (Science, Technology, Arts @ Rensselaer): October 25-26, 2019

Application Deadline: September 20, 2019

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 (2019)

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

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

Program: SOAR Travel Grant, September 21-23, 2019

Deadline: Aug. 5, 2019 by 11:59 p.m. CT.

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

*(D) Scripps College (2019)

Claremont, California, All Women’s College

scripps

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

Program: Discover Scripps:

  • Sunday, October 6 to Monday, October 7
  • Sunday, October 13 to Monday, October 14

Application Deadline to submit online application is Wednesday, August 14 2019

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

*(D) Smith College (2019)

Northampton, Massachusetts

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

smithProgram: Women of Distinction: October 18-20, 2019

Application: Applications are available May 1 and due Friday, June 14, 2019.

https://www.smith.edu/admission-aid/explore-admission-aid/women-distinction-program

*St. Olaf College (2018, Not Yet 2019, August 13)

Northfield, Minnesota

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

Travel Grants Available For Diverse Students for St. Olaf Visits

Program: Explore St. Olaf: Fall Fly-In ProgramSunday, November 4th through Monday, November 5th

https://wp.stolaf.edu/admissions/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 (2019)

Hartford, Connecticut

Small liberal arts, 3.0+ GPA, medium test scores

Program: Preview Weekend: November 3-4, 2019

Application deadline: Application will be available in August 2019 and due in October 2019

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

*(D) Tufts University (2019)

Medford, Massachusetts

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

Program: Voices of Tufts:

ENGINEERING EXPERIENCE

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17 TO FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2019

ARTS & SCIENCES EXPERIENCE 2019

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 24 TO FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2019 

Application Deadlines:

  • Engineering Experience: Applications and all required materials must be received by 5:00 PM EST on October 1, 2019 to be considered.
  • Arts & Sciences Experience: Applications and all required materials must be received by 5:00 PM EST on October 8, 2019 to be considered. Priority for travel assistance will be given to applications completed by October 3, 2019 5:00 PM EST.

Application will open in August.

 http://admissions.tufts.edu/voices

*(D) Tulane University (2019)

New Orleans, Louisiana

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

Program: PreviewTU Multicultural Fly-in: Saturday, October 19 – Monday, October 21, 2019

Deadline: The application for the 2019 PreviewTU program will open on July 1. Please explore other ways to visit campus through our daily tours and Campus Preview Days.

BienvenueTU Multicultural Fly-in

The spring visit is an invite-only program designed for high-achieving, admitted, high school seniors from first generation and/or underrepresented cultural or socioeconomic backgrounds. Visiting students will stay on campus with a current student, have the opportunity to sit in on classes, meet with faculty and staff, attend a student organization fair, and explore New Orleans! This program is hosted by the Office of Undergraduate Admission in partnership with the Office of Multicultural Affairs and the Center for Academic Equity. Students will be reimbursed for their travel expenses.

Many other diversity outreach programs.

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

*(D) Union College (2019)

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Small private college, 3.2+ GPA, medium test scores

Program: Getting to Know Union:  October 13-14, 2019.

Application Deadline: Completed application form submitted by September 22, 2019. The application will be available here on August 1, 2019

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

*(D) University of Denver (2019)

Denver, Colorado

Mid-sized, 3.3+ GPA, mid-SATs 

Programs:

Latinx Pioneer Prep Leadership Institute

The Latinx Pioneer Prep Leadership Institute will take place in Nagel Hall on the University of Denver campus. The program will take place from Wednesday, July 24 through Friday, July 26, 2019.
Participants from outside of Colorado should plan to arrive in Denver on Tuesday, July 23 and depart Denver on Saturday, July 27, 2019.

Black & African American Pioneer Prep Leadership Institute

The Black & African American Pioneer Prep Leadership Institute will take place in Nelson Hall on the University of Denver campus. The program will take place from Wednesday, July 24 through Friday, July 26, 2019.
Participants from outside of Colorado should plan to arrive in Denver on Tuesday, July 23 and depart Denver on Saturday, July 27, 2019.

Application Deadline: May 2020

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

*(D) University of Pennsylvania (2019)

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): October 13-15, 2019

Application deadline: Application deadline: Friday, August 23 at 11:59 p.m. ET

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

(D) University of Richmond (2019) 

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Richmond, VA

Small private college, 3.0+ GPA, medium test scores

Program: MOVE (Multicultural Overnight Visitation Experience) SUNDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2019

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 (2019)

Rochester, NY

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

Program: Multicultural Visitation Program, MVP 2019: Sunday, November 10–Tuesday, November 12

Application: Sunday, October 6, 2019

https://enrollment.rochester.edu/multicultural-visitation-program/

*(D) University of Vermont (2019)

Burlington, Vermont

Medium public, 3.0+ GPA, medium test scores

uvmProgram: Fall 2019 Discovering UVM dates:

    • October 20–22, 2019 — Apply by September 23
    • November 3–5, 2019 — Apply by October 7

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

*(D) University of Virginia (2019, Need Program Dates)

Charlottesville, Virginia

Large public university, 3.8+ GPA, high test scores

Program: Hoos First Look: DATES TBD

Application Deadline: Priority Application Deadline: Sunday, June 9th, 2019 at 11:59 PM EST
Priority Notification of Decision: Mid-July 2019

Regular Application Deadline:  Sunday, September 8th, 2019 at 11:59 PM EST
Regular Notification of Decision: Mid-September 2019

hoosfirstlook.weebly.com

*(D) Vassar College (2019)

Poughkeepsie, NY

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

Vassar View Program: October 13-15 2019

Application Deadline: The Vassar View application is available from June 3 until August 7, 2019.

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

*(D) Washington & Lee University (2019)

Lexington, Virginia

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

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

DIVE I: September 22-24, 2019 (Application Deadline: August 8)
DIVE II: October 20-22, 2019 (Application Deadline: September 6)

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

*(D) Washington University in St. Louis (2019)

St. Louis, Missouri

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

Program: WashU Preview

  • Monday, October 7 – Tuesday, October 8
  • Thursday, November 7 – Friday, November 8

Deadline: August 17th

https://admissions.wustl.edu/WashUPreview

*(D) Wesleyan College (2019)

Middletown, Connecticutwesleyan

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

Columbus Day Open House October 13-14, 2019
    Priority Deadline – June 28
Regular Deadline – September 6

Veterans Day Open House November 10-11, 2019
    Priority Deadline – June 28
Regular Deadline – October 8

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 (2019)

 Wellesley, MA

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

Program: Discover Wellesley for FREE-October, 2019, October 6-7, 2019

Priority Deadline: June 30, 2019

Final Deadline: August 15, 2019

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, 2019 Opens in August)

Walla Walla, Washington

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

Program: Fall Visit Scholarship Program 

Deadline: September 30, 2019

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 2020)

Spokane, Washington

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

Program: Multicultural Visit Program: March 12-14, 2020

Application: Feb. 25, 2020. Application opens in December, 2019

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

*(D) Williams College (2019)

Williamstown, Massachusetts

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

Program:  Windows on Williams (WOW)- September 19-21 and September 26-28, 2019

Application Deadlines:  There are two application deadlines: July 1 and August 1 (you’ll receive a decision by July 20 and August 20 respectively). Regardless of when you apply, you’ll have the opportunity to select which WOW program you want to attend.

https://admission.williams.edu/affordability/

*(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. 

Application Deadline: Not updated or full. Not clear.

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