Make plans to attend our final 
Spring Open House!

Friday, March 29

High school students: You and your families are invited to join us on campus to learn more about Connecticut College and the college admission process!

We'll offer tours, panel presentations, and opportunities to meet the students, faculty and staff who make Conn a special place.

Click the blue button below to register. And check out the schedule under it to plan out your day!




 8-8:45 AM  


Pick up your packet of information, have a little breakfast snack and plan out your day!

The Athey Center at Palmer Auditorium (D3)

 9-9:15 AM 


Dean of Admission and Financial Aid Andy Strickler and one of our fabulous students kick off the day with a warm Camel welcome!

The Athey Center at Palmer Auditorium (D3)

9:25-10:15 AM

Connections Curriculum: Putting the Liberal Arts into Action

Connections, our unique approach to the liberal arts, personalizes your education to make it more meaningful to you. Learn how it works and how it prepares you to adapt in this ever-changing world.

Evans Hall, Cummings Arts Center (D3)

Arboretum Tour

The 750-acre Connecticut College Arboretum serves as a living laboratory for environmental research and teaching ... and is just a beautiful, calming place to visit. Join us for a tour of the 20-acre Native Plant Collection.

Departs from the steps of Harkness Chapel (F1)

Campus Tour

Join one of our student tour guides on a stroll around our beautiful campus.

Departs from Cummings Arts Center Patio (D3)

10:15-10:35 AM

Ask A Student

Enjoy some snacks and chats with current students.

Lobby, Cummings Arts Center (D3)

10:35-11:25 AM

Career Preparation, Professional Development and Internships

Conn’s four-year career advising program works: Around 95% of our alumni are employed or in graduate school within one year of graduating. Hear all about it from career program staff and current students.

Evans Hall, Cummings Arts Center (D3)

STEM Sessions and Tours

Scope out our state-of-the-art science center and other facilities with the faculty who teach in them, including those from the departments of biology, botany, chemistry, computer science, environmental studies, mathematics and statistics, neuroscience, and physics.

Tours will depart from various locations around our science buildings. Check the STEM map in your registration packet.

Campus Tour

Join one of our student tour guides on a stroll around our gorgeous campus.

Departs from the Cummings Arts Center patio (D3)

11:25-11:50 AM

Ask A Student

More snacks and more time to chat with current students!

Lobby, Cummings Arts Center (D3)

11:50 AM-12:40 PM

The First-Year Experience

At Conn, we make sure the transition to college is smooth. Hear about the many ways Conn welcomes new students, including extensive support during the first year, and tips for getting involved on campus.

Evans Hall, Cummings Arts Center (D3)

Arts Sessions and Tours

The arts are vital to our Camel community, in ways both experiential and intellectual. See the spaces devoted to the arts and hear from members of the departments of dance, film studies, music, studio art and theater.

Music and Studio Art tours begin from Cummings Arts Center Salon (D3); Theater tour departs from Castle Court (D3); Dance tour begins in the lobby of College Center at Crozier-Williams (G2); Film tour takes place in Stark Center for Moving Image (F3)

Sustainability Tour

Conn has a sustained commitment to sustainability! See the many initiatives on campus and learn how you can help make the world a better place with a Conn education.

Tour departs from the bike rack on Cummings patio overlooking Castle Court (D3)

Campus Tour

Join one of our student tour guides on a stroll around our stunning campus.

Departs from the Cummings Arts Center patio (D3)

12:45-1:15 PM

Camel Graze

More snacks, because Camels love to eat! And another opportunity to ask our counselors questions about Conn and the admission process.

Cummings Arts Center lobby and, weather permitting, patio (D3) 

1-1:50 PM

Bonus Campus Tour!

Join one of our student tour guides on a final stroll around our awe-inspiring campus.

Departs from the Cummings Arts Center patio (D3)


1:15 - 2:15 PM

Athletic Center Tour

See where our Camels get fit and in fighting shape. On this tour of the AC, you'll see the fitness center, field house, rock wall, natatorium, ice hockey rink, and artificial turf track and field. You'll also get a view of our newly revitalized waterfront, including the boathouse and new docks on the Thames River.

Meet outside the front door of the Athletic Center (G5). Note: We suggest driving to the AC for the tour if you'd like to depart from there. There's plenty of parking!


Use this map to plan your entry to campus and parking!