Come immerse yourself at Hampton University! Find out what you already know; that Hampton is the place for you. We invite you to visit the campus and experience our diverse and exciting culture, see the beautiful scenery, and meet your future classmates through one of our campus visitation options. Come on down, stroll the tree-lined paths, walk the hallowed academic halls, interview the current students and faculty, learn all about what makes Hampton University the Standard of Excellence!
Whether you would like to tour the campus at your own pace or be guided by one of our admissions counselors, your visit to campus will ensure that you make an informed college choice.
Daily Information Sessions & Tours
Monday- Friday: 9:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m. (excludes most major holidays)
Daily tours begin with a one-hour walking tour led by our Student Recruitment Team. The walking tour is immediately followed by a 30-minute Information Session conducted by an admissions counselor. The campus tour generally includes passage through our 254+ acres and historical landmarks. The tour also includes entry into the Student Center, the library, the Memorial Church, Legacy Park, and several academic buildings upon request (not applicable for groups). For the safety and privacy of our students, walking tours will not go inside residence halls. Information sessions and campus tours originate in the Student Center building.
To make a reservation for a weekday information session and tour, please click on"Schedule a Visit"
11:30 a.m. & 3:30 p.m. WALKING TOURS WITHOUT INFORMATION SESSION These walking campus tours are led by our Student Recruitment Team, Walking tours of the campus generally include passage through our 254+ acres and historical landmarks. The tour also includes entry into the Student Center, the library, the Memorial Church, and academic buildings upon request, (not applicable for groups). For the safety and privacy of our students, walking tours will not go inside residence halls.
11:00 a.m. (Selected Saturday -excludes campus events and major holidays through September 2019 to April 2020 ONLY)
Saturday tours begin with a 30-minute information session conducted by an admissions counselor. The information session is immediately followed by a one-hour walking tour of the campus led by our Student Recruitment Team. Walking tours of the campus generally include passage through our 254+ acres and historical landmarks. The tour also includes entry into the Student Center, the library, and the Memorial Church. For the safety and privacy of our students, walking tours will not go inside residence halls.
Information sessions and campus tours usually originate at the Student Center building in the Student Center theater. To allow for an easy start to your visit, please plan to arrive on campus at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the information session and tour you plan to attend. As walking tours usually last for one hour, we recommend that you wear comfortable shoes and attire appropriate for the weather. In the case of light rain, walking tours are still provided. Please pack a small umbrella for your trip. In case of inclement weather conditions, only the information session is offered.
2019 Summer Tours
2019 Summer Information session starts June 18th through July 19th, Monday through Friday(excluding holidays and NO Saturday) at 9:30a.m. daily.
Blocked Out Dates
Specific dates have been blocked out that will prevent a campus tour being scheduled on any campus events and major holidays. During the 2019-2020 academic years, tours are not available on the following dates:
- The Month of May & August 2019
- October 5-6, 2019 (Parent Weekend)
- October 26, 2019 (Homecoming)
- November 28-29, 2019 (Thanksgiving Holiday)
- December 6-31, 2019 (Final Exams and Winter Break)
- January 1-21, 2020(Winter Break)
- February 24-28, 2020 (Mid-Term Evaluations)
- February 29-March 6, 2020 (Spring Break)
- April 17, 2020, Last Day for Guided Tours
- The Month of May 2020
- The Month of August 2020
Tours are not provided on major holidays and days the University is officially closed.
Self Guided Tours
During times when Information Sessions and Tours(May and August) are not available or when your schedule does not permit you to attend our sessions, self-guided tours are available. This option allows you to tour the campus at your own pace.