Ouachita is truly a special place filled with extraordinary people, and the best way to experience the difference is to come see it for yourself. Visit us in Arkadelphia for one of our many planned events, or schedule your own personal tour at a time that works for you.
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We would love to customize a personal campus tour at a time that works for your schedule. Tour campus, meet with the dean or coach in your area of interest, eat on campus and visit with your admissions counselor. We encourage you to schedule your visit on weekdays so that class is in session and professors are available. Personal tours are not available on days when we are hosting the events below. Begin by completing this online form or by calling 1-800-DIAL-OBU.
[Fall 2016: September 9, November 18, December 2] [Spring 2017: January 27, February 20, March 3, March 13, April 17 and April 26 (Scholars Day) ]
Tiger Days are special weekday events where you and your family can get a taste of what life is like at Ouachita. Current students give you an insider’s perspective on campus tours, you can visit a class in your field of interest and your parents can attend a Q&A session with university administrators. Click below to see in-depth schedules and to register.
[Fall: Saturday, November 12, 2016; Spring: April 8, 2017]
You are invited to join us for Preview Days and experience some of our most exciting days on Ouachita’s campus. Fall Preview Day features one of the best football rivalries in the NCAA. Battle of the Ravine dates back to the late 1800s and the only NCAA football game where the opposing team walks from their own locker room to the stadium! Our Spring Preview Day gives you an up close look at “the most exciting college weekend in Arkansas” with Tiger Traks. This team events helps the Ouachita Student Foundation earn money to award $100,000 in scholarships each year. You don’t want to miss out!
[Wednesday, Oct.12-Thursday, Oct. 13 or Thursday, Oct. 13-Friday, Oct. 14]
See Ouachita from the eyes of its students at GROW by spending the night in the residence halls, sitting in on classes and attending a Tiger Tunes performance – all during OBU’s Homecoming Week. Your best opportunity to check out Ouachita firsthand is this event exclusively for high school juniors and seniors.