Spring Visit Opportunities
The spring 2014 semester at SHU offers an array of visit opportunities. For admitted students and students in the midst of completing the application process (including transfers) we are hosting a variety of academic and targeted Admitted Student Events. For prospective freshmen and transfer students, including current juniors in high school, we continue to offer our information sessions and tours on a regular basis. Be sure to check back regularly as new events continue to be added!
Admitted Student Events
The following Admitted Student Events are for high school seniors and transfer students who have been admitted to Sacred Heart University for the fall 2014 semester. Current juniors in high school are not eligible to attend these events but are welcome to come to campus for a tour and information session (see below).
Admitted Student Events by Academic College
» Nursing Admitted Student Day
Learn all about this challenging and rewarding course of study and meet faculty and current students in the program.
» College of Health Professions Admitted Student Day
Get an in-depth look at your major of interest, attend a student panel, and see the Cambridge campus.
» Welch College of Business Admitted Student Day
Meet with faculty one-on-one, attend a session focused on your major of interest, and begin to explore your future career path.
» College of Arts and Sciences Admitted Student Day (includes Education and those still deciding on a major)
Hear presentations and interact with faculty and current students from a variety of majors, meet members of SHU's Career Center team and Student Life staff, and learn more about topics ranging from the Freshman Academic Experience, to pre-professional programs, to the many advantages of our Major in Success program.
Admitted Student Events by Targeted Interest
» Community Service Events
Meet current Volunteer Program Student Leaders, volunteer at a local elementary school, and learn about the volunteer and service learning opportunities available at SHU.
Regional Admitted Student Receptions
- Boston Admitted Student Reception
- Connecticut Admitted Student Reception
- Long Island Admitted Student Reception
- Southern New Jersey/Philadelphia Admitted Student Reception
- Rockland County Admitted Student Reception
Information Sessions, Tours & Interviews
» Tours & Information Sessions Spring 2014
Options include weekdays, Saturdays and some Sundays.
» Transfer Tuesdays
Come learn all about the transfer admissions process as well as academics and student life at SHU!
» Pioneer for a Day
Pioneer for a Day goes beyond just visiting campus and allows high school seniors to fully immerse themselves into the college experience at Sacred Heart University!
» Group Tours
For high school classes, educational programs, organizations or businesses that would like to set up a special group tour.
» Virtual Campus Tour and Interactive Campus Map
View our campus without ever leaving your home!
Where is Sacred Heart University?
Conveniently located in Fairfield, Connecticut, just 55 miles northeast of New York City, Sacred Heart University is situated in the center of corporate America and is easily accessible by automobile, bus, train and airplane. The hustle and bustle of big city life in NYC and Boston is not far from Fairfield – nor is the natural beauty of Connecticut's scenic coastline, providing a variety of experience few private liberal arts colleges can match.
Beyond the opportunities for learning and living on the Sacred Heart University campus, Fairfield County offers a remarkable variety of cultural and recreational activities—and if you're looking for employment, it's home to numerous Fortune 500 companies. From museums and historical sites, to shopping and theater, Fairfield County is a great place to call home.