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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!

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

  • Friday, December 7, 2018 – Festive Friday Open House
  • Saturday, February 2, 2019 – First-Year Open House
  • Friday, March 15, 2019 – Decision Day (Accepted Students)
  • Saturday, April 6, 2019 – First-Year Open House

December Open House

9:30 a.m. – Official Welcome
10 a.m. – Academic Session
10:50 a.m. – Campus Tour
11:50 a.m. – Lunch
12:30 p.m. –Affordability and Financial Aid
1:00 p.m. – Closing Remarks

February, April Open House

9:30 a.m. – Official Welcome
10 a.m. – Academic Session
10:45 a.m. – Campus Tour
11:45 a.m. – Information Sessions
12:45 p.m. – Lunch
1:30 p.m. – Barton Experience Student Panel
2 p.m. – Closing Remarks
2:15 p.m. – Optional Sessions

March Decision Day (for Accepted Students only)

9:30 a.m. – Official Welcome
10 a.m. – Brunch with Faculty
11 a.m. – Breakout Class Sessions
12:30 p.m. – Student Testimonials
1 p.m. – Closing Session
1:15 p.m. – Optional Sessions



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

  • Tuesday, December 4, 2018 – Transfer Tuesday
  • Tuesday, December 18, 2018 – Transfer Tuesday
  • Friday, March 15, 2019 – Decision Day (Accepted Students)
  • Tuesday, April 30, 2019 – Transfer Tuesday
  • Friday, June 7, 2019 – Transfer Open House

November Open House

9 a.m. – Official Welcome
9:30 a.m. – Campus Tour
10:15 a.m. – Affordability and Financial Aid
10:30 a.m. – Student Panel
10:45 a.m. – Academic Session
11:30 a.m. – Closing Session
11:45 a.m. – Optional Sessions

December and April Transfer Tuesdays

3 p.m. – Official Welcome
3:30 p.m. – Student Panel
3:45 p.m. – Academic Session
4:30 p.m. – Closing Session
4:45 p.m. – Optional Sessions

March Decision Day (for Accepted Students only)

9:30 a.m. – Official Welcome
10 a.m. – Brunch with Faculty
11 a.m. – Breakout Class Sessions
12:30 p.m. – Student Testimonials
1 p.m. – Closing Session
1:15 p.m. – Optional Sessions



Professional Studies Information Session

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

Register for Info Session

  • Saturday, April 14, 2018

Sample Event Schedule

10:00 a.m. – Welcome Session
10:25 a.m. – Registrar Presentation
10:45 a.m. – Financial Aid Presentation
11:15 a.m. – Meet Faculty in Your Major
11:45 a.m. – Closing Remarks
12:00 p.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