Allow extra time to locate the campus and to park. If you are running late, please contact us at (800) 249-6412 or (218) 723-6046.
A visit to CSS will involve a walking tour of our campus, so wear comfortable walking shoes. Some of the tour will be outdoors, so be sure to dress in layers. We also suggest bringing a camera.
We are happy to make arrangements for any additional needs, such as an interpreter or a meeting with disability services. Please let us know of any special accommodations one week in advance of your visit.
We're glad you're thinking about visiting The College of St. Scholastica. There's no better way to make your decision on where to attend college than to get a feel for life on campus, meet with faculty and students, and take a tour. You'll be glad you did.
The College of St. Scholastica invites you to experience our community and discover what being a Saint is all about! We recognize students are at many different phases in the college search process, so we offer a variety of visit options.
A few of the many opportunities you will have during a personal visit to The College of St. Scholastica include:
To get an idea of what campus life is really like - High school seniors are invited to spend a night in our residence hall during the academic year. You may incorporate this with a personal visit, special event or the shadow program.
To arrange a visit, please call our Admissions Office at (218) 723-6046 or (800) 249-6412 or email us at email@example.com.
High school seniors, come and experience a "day in the life" of a St. Scholastica student during the academic year! We will match you up with a current CSS student. Your day will include:
If there is a specific date on which you would like to shadow, please let us know at least two weeks in advance. Please know your academic and extracurricular interest so that we can match you accordingly with a CSS student. * Please note: We cannot host visitors the first week of classes, when our students are on break, or when our students are preparing for, and taking, finals.
If you are a high school counselor, college readiness coach, or teacher who would like to arrange a group visit (AVID, TRiO, school groups, etc.) to St. Scholastica, please fill out the registration form.
Our 2015-16 open house dates are:
Sunday, February 14, 12:30 – 4:00 p.m.
Sunday, April 10, 12:30 – 4:00 p.m.
If you have any questions, please call our Admissions Office at (218) 723-6046 or (800) 249-6412 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Accepted students and their families are invited to attend one or more of our Accepted Student Days.
Thursday, February 25: For students interested in School of Nursing (or undecided)
June 20-24, 2016
Start exploring! Find out what the Minnesota private colleges and universities have to offer. Sessions will be held twice daily on 17 campuses statewide (including The College of St. Scholastica)!
July 20-22, 2016
Discover Duluth is a FREE three-day summer program to give Twin Cities-area high school students in various college preparedness programs a chance to experience The College of St. Scholastica and the city of Duluth in a unique way.Tentative Agenda
Wednesday, July 20
9:30 a.m.: Leave the Twin Cities area
12 p.m.: Arrive in Duluth, check into residence halls at St. Scholastica
12:45 p.m.: Lunch
1:30 p.m.: Ice breaker/admissions activity
2:30 p.m.: Tour of St. Scholastica/scavenger hunt
5 p.m.: Dinner
6 p.m.: Break
7:30 p.m.: Activity with mentors
10 p.m.: Adjourn
Thursday, July 21
8:30 a.m.: Breakfast
10 a.m.: Institutional Diversity presentation
11 a.m.: "What should you know about college?" presentation
12:30 p.m.: Lunch
2 p.m.: Community service project
4 p.m.: Tour of Duluth, including Canal Park, Lakewalk, Enger Tower; catered picnic dinner at Park Point (weather permitting)
9 p.m.: Return to St. Scholastica
Friday, July 22
8:30 a.m.: Breakfast
9 a.m.: CSS application walk-through (optional)
10:30 a.m.: Wrap up, group picture
11 a.m.: Depart to Twin Cities
1:30 p.m.: Arrive in Twin Cities
Duluth has a variety of overnight accommodations for you to choose from. Here's a comprehensive list. The following hotels offer a CSS campus visitor discount:
There's no end of things to do and places to go in the Duluth area. During your visit consider checking out some local events and activities:
Duluth hosts several events throughout the year. Check out out all the latest information on upcoming events.
From great burgers, to locally smoked fish, to massive burritos, there's amazing food everywhere you turn in Duluth. Here's a list with all the options.