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Undergraduate Visits and Tours

Learn more about admissions, scholarships and financial aid, and campus life when you attend one of our virtual events! 

Illinois Tech is currently not accepting external visitors to campus due to COVID-19, but our admissions team is ready to visit with you virtually! We're available by phone, email, and video chats as well as the many virtual events we are hosting that might be just what you're looking for. Check out the different types of events we're hosting to find the one that best fits your needs. All virtual events are open to prospective first-year and transfer students.

Red Carpet Visits: Customized Virtual Visits and Student-Led Tours

Is Illinois Tech a good fit for you? Find out by arranging a Red Carpet Visit! Our Visits and Events team will work with you to create your own customized experience to learn more about Illinois Tech.

A typical visit includes:

  • Attending a virtual class
  • Meeting a professor from your major
  • Talking with a current student
  • Taking a student-led virtual tour

The sky’s the limit, and we can arrange it all for a time that’s convenient for you and your family.

Are you short on time? Attend a virtual Illinois Tech information session (every Monday, Thursday, and select Saturdays), schedule a 1:1 appointment with an admission counselor or take our virtual tour.

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Spring Break: Virtual Information Sessions

March 22 - April 2 (most days)

Are you a high school sophomore or junior that's starting your college search process? We're offering special virtual information sessions during spring break to give you the scoop on what makes Illinois Tech different from other universities. Learn more about our STEM-focused education, meet current students, and go on a virtual tour of campus. 

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Each month, we host a series of webinars highlighting specific areas that make Illinois Tech special. Take a deeper dive into topics covering academics, experiential learning, the application process, scholarships and financial aid, and more.

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    Each student's college journey is unique, and our admission counselors want to learn more about you. Schedule a one-on-one virtual appointment with our counseling team to get your questions answered about the application process and financial aid resources.


    Find out if Illinois Tech is virtually visiting your high school or community college.

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    Interested in transferring to Illinois Tech? Learn more about our transfer concierge program by attending the next Fast Forward Orientation. 

    The next orientation dates are as follows:

    • Friday, March 12, 2021
    • Friday, July 9, 2021

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    All prospective transfer students are also welcome to attend any admission webinar or Red Carpet Visit.

    Tours for high school counselors and teachers, and post-secondary counselors and educators, can help you advise your students of the benefits of attending Chicago’s only tech-focused university.


    Have you been admitted to Illinois Tech? Illinois Tech hosts several virtual sessions for admitted students to help you learn more about Illinois Tech, meet your classmates, and guide you through the enrollment process. You can find upcoming admitted student events on the admitted student website.

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    While you'll usually meet a few of our students when you attend a virtual event, you can also learn more about them through our student-run social media.

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