Davenport makes visiting a college easy
Visiting a college like Davenport is one of the best ways to see if it’s for you. Grab your college visit checklist and let’s get started.
Whether you’re coming to us from high school or as a transfer, adult or graduate student, Davenport wants to make sure you can arrange a campus visit your way. Get to know our beautiful Grand Rapids campus better through a photo tour of its spaces — or come see us in person. If you’re seeking an undergraduate degree, attend one of our undergraduate admissions events or have a virtual chat with a Davenport admissions advisor.
Explore this page for details on Davenport campus tours, then get ready for your virtual or in-person campus visit. Wondering what questions to ask when visiting a college? We can help. Reach out to our undergraduate admissions team, as well as our graduate admissions team, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 616.698.7111.
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So much to love on a Davenport University campus
Being on a Davenport University campus is engaging, exciting and empowering — three words that should be on any college visit checklist. Take a look at this short video and imagine yourself on the W.A. Lettinga Campus.
“Will I fit in here?” is one of the important questions to ask when visiting a college. At Davenport, you’ll find an active, involved campus where it’s easy to find students who like the things you do. Schedule one of our campus tours to see for yourself.
Add an exciting event to your Davenport campus visit
Visit us during a Davenport annual event and you could stay overnight at one of our beautiful residence halls, experience a thrilling Panther game, sit in on a class and enjoy a free lunch in one of our excellent dining halls. Bring your list of questions to ask when visiting a college and get answers on earning college credit in high school, the admissions process, financial aid and more.
Take a Walk & Talk campus tour
On this W.A. Lettinga Campus tour, led by a Davenport student ambassador, you’ll see our facilities firsthand so you can picture yourself in our stunning residence halls, attending classes in our academic buildings, enjoying a meal in our dining halls and cheering on the Panthers at our athletic complex. Afterward, you can chat with a Davenport undergraduate admissions, or graduate admissions, representative.
* Scheduling in advance is recommended but not required.
Make your campus visit personal and convenient
Davenport offers flexibility in your campus visit. You can schedule a campus tour in advance or drop by our undergraduate admissions office for a personal campus tour on the spot. Request a visit with an admissions representative at any Davenport location or make it a virtual meet-up. Whatever works best for you. Our team will make sure to cover everything on your college visit checklist.
Experience the Davenport difference:
A campus visit that emphasizes strong academics
When visiting a college, the quality of its academic facilities and faculty is vital to your student success. It’s why Davenport campus tours include the chance to attend a class in your area of interest.
Stunning residence housing
Begin your campus tour at one of Davenport’s on-campus housing options, all of which offer furnished private bedrooms and unlimited access to social lounges, gyms, game rooms and more.
Vibrant student life
Opportunities to get involved as a Davenport student are practically endless. Our annual campus visit events, such as Destination DU, will give you a taste of our student life with fun campus activities.
Resources for virtual learning
Davenport is known for virtual learning — and for virtual support. Set up virtual academic advising, tutoring, admissions and financial aid appointments, along with tech support and more.