Visit Fitchburg State
You hear it all the time. The best way to get a real sense of the campus is to visit. It's true!
While the University is open, our office will not be staffed on Friday November 28th and we will not be hosting our daily tours or information session.
Undergraduate Day Students
- Visit during the week
- Visit on a Saturday
- Attend a Fall Open House
- Tour an Academic Department
- Shadow a Student
- Schedule a Group Visit
Students pursuing an undergraduate degree at night, continuing ed, or graduate degree
We look forward to your visit! If you have questions, please contact the Admissions Office at 800-705-9692.
- Information sessions are available Monday – Friday at 1:00 PM
- Campus tours are available Monday - Friday at 11:30 AM and 2:00 PM
**We will not be hosting tours on Friday November 28th**
Campus tours, led by a current student, are available before and after the information session and last about one hour.
All Information Sessions and Tours start from the Admissions Office, located in the Anthony Building at 280 Highland Ave. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the Information Session or tour. No appointment is necessary.
Yes! We host Saturday Information Sessions on select Saturdays December through April. The Saturday information sessions start at 11:00 am in Hammond Hall and are followed by a tour of the campus. Please also consider we offer two tours daily (Mon- Fri) all year round.
2014-15 Saturday Information Sessions
During the fall we host three Open Houses. These events are intended primarily for seniors in high school and transfer day students and offer a comprehensive look at the campus including academic departments, student life, athletics, admissions and financial aid. We have concluded our Open Houses for the fall, we encourage you to visit us during the week or at one of our Saturday Information Sessions.
During the fall and spring semesters we offer weekly 45-minute tours of the following departments. We encourage you and your family to attend the daily campus tour, as well as the academic department tour.
Education- Tuesday at 10:30 a.m.
- Early Childhood Education
- Elementary Education
- Middle School Education
- Secondary Education
- Special Education
Nursing- Tuesday at 3:30 p.m.
Industrial Technology - Monday at 3:15 p.m.
- Architectural Technology
- Construction Technology
- Electronics Engineering Technology
- Energy Management Technology
- Manufacturing Engineering Technology
- Technical Theatre Arts
Communications Media - Friday at 2:00 p.m. --- (If you wish to take a Communications Media department tour and a campus tour, please make arrangements to attend the 11:30 a.m. campus tour.)
- Film and Video
- Game Design
- Graphic Design
- Interactive Media
- Professional Communication
Can I shadow a student for the day?
Absolutely! If you are interested in finding out what it’s like to be a “Falcon” for the day, we can have a current student host you for the day during our spring and fall semesters. Please complete our shadow request form and email it to our Shadow program coordinator two weeks prior to when you would like to visit.
I am a teacher/counselor ... can I arrange to bring a group of my students to visit?
Yes! We would love to see you and your students visit the campus. We definitely encourage secondary school counselors, teachers, and leaders of college-bound organizations to bring groups of students on campus to visit. To schedule your group visit, please fill out our Group Tour Request Form and one of our staff members will get in touch with you to arrange your visit to our beautiful campus.