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The best way to experience Bridgewater College is to visit campus. That’s when you’ll see what life at BC is really like. Once you can picture yourself as an Eagle, you’ll know this is the right place for you.

Choose from the options below and schedule your campus visit today.

Personalized Visit: September – November

Our admissions counselors are traveling to fairs and visiting high schools in September, October and November. During these months we will have group information sessions followed by a student-led tour.

To Set Up a Campus Visit:

Call 540-515-3753 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Appointment Times:

  • Monday - Friday at  9:15 a.m. and 1:15 p.m.
  • Saturdays (beginning in September through the first Saturday in May): 8:15 a.m., 9 a.m., 9:45 a.m., 10:30 a.m. and 11:15 a.m.
    October 6: Campus closed
    October 13: Homecoming - info sessions only, no student led tours
    October 26: Family weekend - info sessions only, no student led tours
    November 24: Campus closed

If you’d like your visit to include meeting with a professor or a coach, attending a class or visiting the BC Equestrian Center, please give us at least a one-week notice in order to make the best possible arrangements. Our Saturday appointments often fill quickly, so call us as early as possible to get your first choice.

Personalized Visit: December – May

A personalized campus visit is usually two hours long and includes an information session with an admissions counselor, followed by a student-led campus tour.

To Set Up a Campus Visit:

Call 540-515-3753 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Appointment Times:

  • Monday - Friday: 9:15 a.m., 10:15 a.m., 1:15 p.m. and 2:15 p.m.
  • Saturdays (beginning in September through May 19): 8:15 a.m., 9 a.m., 9:45 a.m., 10:30 a.m. and 11:15 a.m.

Note: March 2-11 is spring break. No students will be on campus but the admissions office is open.

The admissions office will be closed on the following dates:

  • April 14: First Year Orientation
  • April 21: First Year Orientation

If you’d like your visit to include meeting with a professor or a coach, attending a class or visiting the BC Equestrian Center, please give us at least a one-week notice in order to make the best possible arrangements. Our Saturday appointments often fill quickly, so call us as early as possible to get your first choice.
 

Summer Visit: May - August

Summer is a great time to get a “first glimpse” of Bridgewater College.  Schedule a visit to meet with an admissions counselor where you will gain insight on the admissions process, academics, financial aid and student life. Bring your questions and we will have answers for you.  A tour of campus is included and the entire visit takes about 90 minutes.

We encourage summer guests to come back for a second visit when school is in session to experience Bridgewater when it’s in full swing.

Appointment times:

  • Monday - Thursday: 9:30 a.m., 10 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 2 p.m.
  • Friday: 9:30 a.m. and 10 a.m. (The admissions office will close at noon on Fridays)

To schedule a summer visit, call the admissions office at 540-515-3753 or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The admissions office will be closed May 28 and July 4, 2018.

Virginia Private College Week: July 23 - 28, 2018

Bridgewater College, along with 22 other private colleges in Virginia, participates in Virginia Private College Week (VPCW) which is sponsored by the Council of Independent Colleges of Virginia.  Why not include Bridgewater as you plan your tour of Virginia private colleges this summer?

During this time on campus, you will attend a group session with speakers from the admissions office as well as faculty and administration.  Be our guest and learn valuable information about academics, athletics, financial aid and student life.  A student-led campus tour is included as well as an opportunity to visit our equestrian center.

VPCW sessions:

  • July 23-27: 9 a.m. and 2 p.m.
  • July 28 (Saturday): at 9 a.m. only
  • Bridgewater College Equestrian Center tours – everyday at 11:30 a.m.

Register Online


Take a Virtual Tour

Can’t make it to campus? Or want to take a look around right now and see what it’s like before you visit? Check out our online virtual tour and see for yourself what BC has to offer. The tour is available in multiple languages – English, Spanish, Chinese and Arabic.

Questions? Contact us!

Office of Admissions

800-759-8328 or 540-828-5375
admissions@bridgewater.edu

Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Friday, 8 a.m. - noon