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Choosing a college is an important and tough decision. That is why The Office of Undergraduate Admissions at Auburn University provides prospective students and families opportunities to tour our campus, speak with admissions advisors, tour on-campus housing, and experience life at Auburn first-hand!

  • Campus Tours
  • Saturday Tours
  • Group Tours
  • Housing Tours
  • Recreation & Wellness Center Tours
  • Academic Department Visits
  • Self Guided Tours
  • Parking / Travel Information
  • Admissions Advisors
  • Student Recruiters

Campus Tours


The Quad Center

The Quad Center

See on the campus map

2016 Summer Break


Summer break for Auburn University is May 9-18, 2016. We will not be providing campus tours during this time. The Office of University Recruitment will be closed to visitors due to construction. The office will reopen on May 19th at 7:45 a.m. for campus visits.

You may download a copy of the Self-Guided Tour Brochure if you are visiting campus during this time.


Weekday campus tours are offered Monday-Friday at 8:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Tours begin at the Quad Center and last approximately two hours in length.

What’s Included:


The Office of University Recruitment offers information sessions followed by a 75-minute walking campus tour. The information session will include academic highlights of Auburn University as well as the admissions process, scholarships, and the Auburn community. The walking campus tour, led by a Student Recruiter, will focus on Auburn’s history, tradition, and student life.



Tour Times

To learn more about your day on campus, click on the Tour Itineraries link below to view our daily schedule of campus tours and housing tour times. If traveling from out-of-state, please note that we are on Central Time.

  • 8:30 am
  • 9:30 am
  • 10:30 am


Campus Tour Registration Form

To register for a campus tour through August 31, 2016.


Not Able to Attend a Campus Tour

You are more than welcome to explore campus on-your-own with our Self Guided Tour (PDF).




Need to Change or Cancel your tour?


Please call 334-844-6425 to reschedule or cancel your tour. By making these changes in advance you will assure the availability of the date you would like to visit and free up times for other guests wishing to visit.

Saturday Tours


The Office of Undergraduate Admissions does not offer Saturday campus tours during the summer semester. We will have select Saturday campus tours available for the Fall 2016 semester. Please check our website in mid-July to learn more about our Saturday tour dates.



Group Tours


Group tours are offered Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.

Tour Times

All tours are on Central Time.

  • 9:00 am
  • 11:00 am

This tour is designed for large groups of high school students grades 10th – 12th or college-aged students who are visiting campus together. Large groups range from 9 to 50 prospective students, although groups of 30 or less will have a better campus tour experience. Group tours can also be arranged to include an information session with an admissions advisor.

Please read our Frequently Asked Questions to obtain additional information on policies and procedures for Group Tours at Auburn University – Thank you.



To inquire about bringing a Group Tour, please email us by clicking the button below.

Housing Tours


Housing tours are offered Monday-Friday.

Tour Times

All tours are on Central Time.

  • Quad Housing Tour
    10:45 am
  • Housing Information Session and Quad Housing Tour
    12:30 pm
  • Recreation and Wellness Center
    (at your convenience)

The Quad

The Quad Housing Tour

10:45am – Suite-style housing option tour departs from the Quad Center (approximately 15 minutes)
12:30 am – Housing information session and tour of suite-style housing option (approximately 50 minutes)


The Recreation and Wellness Center

Recreation and Wellness Center

Tour the Recreation and Wellness Center at your convenience. Tours are available at the top of the hour Monday-Friday from 7:00 am - 8:00 pm, Saturday from 10:00 am - 8:00 pm and Sunday from 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm. (Approximately 20-30 minutes)

Recreation & Wellness Center Tours


The Recreation and Wellness Center

The Recreation and Wellness Center

See on the campus map

This tour begins at approximately 1:45 p.m. at the front entrance to the Recreation Center on Heisman Drive.

For more information about the Recreation and Wellness Center, please visit auburn.edu/campusrec.

Academic Department Visits


The Office of Undergraduate Admissions encourages families to make the most of your visit to campus.

If you would like to meet with someone in an academic area, we strongly recommend that you make an appointment with them BEFORE you arrive on campus.

To find the college or school which holds your major, click here.

Agriculture: 334-844-2345
Architecture: 334-844-5350
Business: 334-844-7891
Education: 334-844-4448
Engineering: 334-844-4310
Forestry: 334-844-1050
Human Sciences: 334-844-4790
Liberal Arts: 334-844-2126
Nursing: 334-844-5665
Pharmacy: 334-844-8348
Science and Math: 334-844-4269
Veterinary Medicine: 334-844-3696

admiss@vetmed.auburn.edu
Honors College: 334-844-5860


The College of Agriculture provides a variety of programs to host prospective students and their families. Most events include an informational session, tour with an Ag Ambassador, and a faculty advisor meeting. If you would like attend a program, please register here.

The College of Architecture, Design, and Construction offers informational sessions and tours Monday - Friday with their recruiter, Katherine Buck. Please contact Katherine by email at katherine.buck@auburn.edu or by phone (334) 844-4569 to schedule a visit.

The Samuel Ginn College of Engineering offers engineering tours Monday - Thursday at 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. and on Friday at 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. Group Information Sessions for engineering are given at 11:00 a.m. Monday - Friday. Prospective students can register for engineering tours and information sessions here.

Self Guided Tours


If you are unable to attend a weekday or Saturday tour, you are more than welcomed to visit our campus on-your-own. Please click on our self-guided tour link here when you come to Auburn:

While you are walking around our campus, do not hesitate to speak with anyone you encounter – they’ll be happy to tell you what makes Auburn such a special place!

Parking / Travel Information


WEEKDAY TOUR PARKING


Guest parking is on top level of the Stadium Parking Deck only.
Note: Parking pass required




SATURDAY TOUR PARKING


Parking is available in the Library Parking Deck, Comer Parking Lot or the Stadium Parking Deck.





TRAVEL INFORMATION



Nearby Airports

If you have plans to fly to Auburn, we would recommend either the Birmingham International Airport (Birmingham, AL) or the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (Atlanta, GA). Driving time from either airport is approximately 2 hours.

Remember, after flying into Atlanta, there will be a time change (Eastern Time to Central Time) when driving across the Georgia-Alabama state line.

Staying at the Hotel at Auburn University

The Hotel at Auburn University is conveniently located on the Auburn University Campus and offers a special discounted rate for Campus Tour visitors. Click HERE to make your reservations. For directions to the Quad Center, please see the front desk upon your arrival.

Additional hotel information is also available at www.aotourism.com.

Admissions Advisors


The Office of Undergraduate Admissions has a number of Admissions Advisors available to meet with prospective students and families. Advisors are able to answer any questions about admission and scholarships.

These advisors are available Monday through Friday from 7:45am to 4:15pm Central Time with no appointment necessary.


Admission Information Sessions


The Office of Undergraduate Admissions offers Admission Information Sessions Monday through Friday at 9:30 am, 10:30 am, and 2:30 pm - Central Time. These Admission Information Sessions are given during the first 30 minutes of your campus tour and are included in your reserved tour time.

Student Recruiters


Student Recruiters

No one tells the Auburn story better than our students, and the Student Recruiters do just that. Selected through a rigorous interview process, these student representatives are both knowledgeable and enthusiastic. The recruiters lead walking tours of the Auburn campus four times daily, and are ready to provide a student's point of view of what makes Auburn a truly special place.

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