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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 or in-person events.

Illinois Tech offers both in-person and virtual visit options for you to learn more about the Illinois Tech experience, regardless of where you are in the world. All events are open to prospective first-year and transfer students.

Red Carpet Visits

Customized Visits and Student-Led Tours (In-Person and Virtual)

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 help you learn more about Illinois Tech.

A typical visit includes:

  • Meeting a professor from your major
  • Talking with a current student or peer mentor
  • Taking a student-led tour

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


    What type of event are you looking for?

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    Illinois Tech offers in-person and virtual information sessions, campus tours, and counselor appointments during business hours on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays. If you're just starting to learn about Illinois Tech, a daily visit is the perfect way to get introduced to campus!

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    From Saturday Discover Days to Industry Insider to Innovation Day, on-campus events are the best way to meet students in the Illinois Tech community.

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    Connect with a student or an admission counselor at one of our online events! Past events have covered scholarships, application tips, academic programs, and more.

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    Each fall and spring, our admission counselors travel to schools across the world to connect with prospective students. See when we're visiting you!

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    If you're a high school or community college advisor and would like to plan a group tour, let us know! We also offer Counselor Visit Days each semester.

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    You're admitted—now what? Visit our admitted student website for next steps and important resources to help you with your transition to Illinois Tech.

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    Meet Our Students

    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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    Getting to Campus

    Illinois Tech's campus is accessible by train, bus, or car. Find directions to campus and view our campus map.

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