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

  • Saturday, January 20, 2018
  • Friday, February 23, 2018 for High School Juniors and Sophomores)
  • Friday, March 16, 2018 – Accepted Students
  • Saturday, April 14, 2018

January and April Event Schedule

9:30 a.m. – Welcome Session
10:00 a.m. – Academic Breakout Session by Major
10:45 a.m. – Campus Tour
11:45 a.m. – Informational Sessions
12:45 p.m. – Complimentary Lunch
1:30 p.m. – Student Panel
2:00 p.m. – Closing Remarks

February Event Schedule

9:30 a.m. – Welcome Session
10:00 a.m. – Enrollment Process Overview
10:30 a.m. – Student Panel
11:10 a.m. – Meet Faculty in Your Major
12:00 p.m. – Information Sessions
1:00 p.m. – Lunch in Dining Hall
1:45 p.m. – Closing Remarks
2:00 p.m. – Optional Tour; Meet with Admissions Staff

March Event Schedule

9:00 a.m. – Welcome Session and Opening Remarks
9:30 a.m. – Breakfast and Meet Faculty in Your Major
10:30 a.m. – Breakout Sesssions
12:00 p.m. – Paying for College
12:30 p.m. – Student Panel
1:00 p.m. – Closing Remarks
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

  • Friday, February 16, 2018
  • Friday, March 16, 2018 – Accepted Students
  • Saturday, April 14, 2018

February Event Schedule

1:30 p.m. – Welcome Sessions and Opening Remarks
2:00 p.m. – Tour of Campus
3:00 p.m. – Transfer Student Panel
3:30 p.m. – Academic Breakout Session
4:15 p.m. – Financial Aid Presentation
4:45 p.m. – Closing Remarks
5:00 p.m. – Complimentary Dinner optional

March Event Schedule

9:00 a.m. – Welcome Session and Opening Remarks
9:30 a.m. – Breakfast and Meet with Faculty in Your Major
10:30 a.m. – Breakout Sessions
12:00 p.m. – Paying for College
12:30 p.m. – Student Testimonials
1:00 p.m. – Closing Remarks
1:15 p.m. – Optional Sessions

April Event Schedule

10:00 a.m. – Welcome Session
10:25 a.m. – Registrar Presentation
10:45 a.m. – Meet Faculty in Your Major
11:15 a.m. – Financial Aid Presentation
11:45 a.m. – Closing Remarks
12:00 p.m. – Complimentary Lunch and/or Tour of Campus (Optional)



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

  • Thursday, February 22, 2018
  • 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