Come experience life on campus as a New College student! Arrange your visit today to meet with an Admissions Counselor as well as tour campus with a Student Admissions Representative.
Campus visits are generally offered Monday through Friday except for some holidays and special event days. Tours take place rain or shine. All admissions visitors should go to our Admissions Welcome Center on the first floor of College Hall (located on our Bayfront campus).
While you are here, you can stop by our student-run Four Winds Café, tour our world-class marine research center, stroll through our historic buildings and meet fellow students and professors. While visiting, you can also speak personally to your Admissions and Financial Aid counselors.
Experience New College Saturday, Saturday November 17 to learn all that New College has to offer. Sit in on mini-classes led by our world-class faculty, learn about student clubs and organizations, find out how you can get involved in the Sarasota community and interact with faculty, staff and students from all areas across campus.
Looking for something extra while visiting campus? Request a science tour, art tour, lunch with a student, meeting with a financial aid counselor, and more. Please reply to this email no later than a week before your scheduled visit.
To schedule a class visit please see the “class visit” tab below.
Are you a transfer student? We have a special visit opportunity just for you. Register for a Transfer Friday information session October 5, or November 9 below with Transfer Student Coordinator Jennifer Peterson.
Can’t make it to campus? We now offer Skype information sessions between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Eastern Time, Monday through Friday. Here is the link to request a Skype information session.
August 20-24: Orientation week
September 3: Labor Day, offices closed
October 5: Transfer Friday information session
October 15-19: Fall break for students
November 9: Transfer Friday information session
November 12: Veteran’s Day, offices closed
November 17: Experience New College
November 22-23: Thanksgiving holiday, offices closed
December 5: Last day of fall classes
December 10-14: Week of exams, advising, and evaluation
December 15-January 2, 2019: Winter break for students
Class visits are closed for the summer. They will resume Fall 2018.
A class visit can provide you with a better idea of the unique academic program here at New College of Florida. If you are a current high school junior or senior interested in applying or that has applied please consider this as a next step after your campus visit. Class visits provide an excellent opportunity for prospective students to see first hand the professor and student interactions as well as class sizes.
To request a class visit you will need to complete the class visit request form. This must be completed within two weeks of your desired visit date. Your itinerary will be sent to you via email within a week of your visit.
*Please note that we cannot guarantee a specific course and/or professor for observations.
We invite you to register your group to set up a campus visit! We can typically accommodate groups of up to 25 high school and college students.
Please contact us at email@example.com or 941-487-5000 to arrange a counselor-led admissions talk, and a student-led walking tour.
Be sure to give us at least two weeks’ notice — our student tour guides get booked quickly during peak visit times!