Open House

We offer you and your family a number of options for your Open House visit. From freshman to transfer to major-specific sessions, there is an Open House schedule for you. Choose your option and register below. Join other students and their families as you learn more about Barton College. We look forward to your visit!

Event dates and registrations for the 2017-2018 school year will be available in May.

Freshman Open House

We invite all high school and Early College students to spend the day with us and learn what Barton has to offer.

Register for Event

  • (2017-2018 dates will be available in May.)

Sample Event Schedule

9:00 a.m. – Welcome
9:30 a.m. – Breakfast with Faculty in Your Major
10:30 a.m. – Breakout Class Sessions
12:00 p.m. – Paying for College
12:30 p.m. – Student Testimonials
1:00 p.m. – Closing
1:15 p.m. – Optional Activities (i.e., Financial Aid, Bookstore, Campus Tour, Lunch, Athletics)
2:30 p.m. – Campus Offices Close



Transfer Open House

We invite all students from other institutions who are considering transferring to spend the day with us and learn what Barton has to offer.

Register for Event

  • (2017-2018 dates will be available in May.)

Sample Event Schedule

9:30 a.m. – Welcome
9:50 a.m. – Registrar Presentation
10:10 a.m. – Tour of Campus
11:00 a.m. – Meet Faculty in Your Major
12:00 p.m. – Closing
12:15 p.m. – Complimentary Lunch and/or Tour of Campus (Optional)



Academic Days and Experience Days

These Friday morning events welcome both high school and transfer students.

Register for Event

Academic Days

  • (2017-2018 dates will be available in May.)

Experience Days

  • Friday, April 28, 2017
    (For high school juniors and sophomores only)

Academic Days

9:30 a.m. – Welcome
10:00 a.m. – Meet Faculty in Your Major
11:00 a.m. – Financial Aid Presentation
11:30 a.m. – Tour of Campus
12:30 p.m. – Complimentary Lunch
1:15 p.m. – Closing

Experience Days

9:45 a.m. – Welcome
10:20 a.m. – Student Panel with Current Barton Students
10:40 a.m. – Enrollment Process Overview
11:10 a.m. – Meet Faculty in Your Major
12:00 p.m. – Breakout Sessions (i.e.,Athletics, Academic Success, First Year Experience, Honors Program, Financial Aid)
1:00 p.m. – Complimentary Lunch
1:45 p.m. – Closing
2:00 p.m. – Optional Tour of Campus



APP Information Session

Barton’s Accelerated Professional Programs provide weekend, evening, and online options for adult students. Click here to learn more about APP.

Register for Info Session

  • (2017-2018 dates will be available in May.)

Sample Event Schedule

9:30 a.m. – Welcome
9:50 a.m. – Registrar Presentation
10:10 a.m. – Financial Aid Presentation
10:30 a.m. – Meet Faculty in Your Major
11:00 a.m. – Closing
11:15 a.m. – Complimentary Lunch and/or Tour of Campus (Optional)



Frequently Asked Questions

Questions about Open House or Academic Days? We’ve got the answers here:

Frequently Asked Questions


Individual Visits

Want to visit prior to an Open House event? Try an individual visit instead:

Schedule an Individual Visit