Starkle Dream Up. Stephens College


Plan your spring visit now 

You're always welcome to visit the Stephens College campus. We offer weekday and Saturday tours and several unique events that give you the opportunity to interact with faculty and students. Your tour of campus will be tailored to your interests, so tell us about yourself and when you’d like to see Stephens. 

This spring we have several exciting special events, but we're always happy to schedule an Individual Visit too.


Accepted Student Days 

Each Accepted Student Day includes opportunities to:

  • Meet with a first-year faculty adviser to receive your first semester schedule
  • Discuss your financial aid award package in full detail (upon request)
  • Get your student ID and meet our accounting staff
  • Get acquainted with our Registrar's office
  • Visit our Center for Career and Professional Development
  • Meet the offices of Student Development, Security and Residence Life (with the opportunity to review the housing form)
  • Explore additional programs like Stephens Scholars, Study Abroad, Athletics and more

Please choose one event date to register for below! There are additional activity options for each date to help guide your experience. If one of your top choice dates fill up, let us know. We will put you on a waiting list and keep you posted! 

FRIDAY | MARCH 15 - Closed

Additional Activity Options
Attend an afternoon Jury of Selection fashion event and/or receive complementary tickets to attend the evening production of Shakespeare's Julius Caesar. Make it a weekend and stay to see the Columbia Spring Tournament Horse Show on Saturday, March 16 at 10 a.m. at the Stephens College Equestrian Center.

MONDAY | MARCH 18 - Closed 

Additional Activity Options
Explore campus and see areas that have been on your checklist. Take a stroll downtown and explore all of the shops and restaurants within walking distance after your visit. Get familiar with what awaits you at Stephens. 

FRIDAY | APRIL 5  - Closed

Additional Activity Options
Enjoy complimentary tickets to the Warehouse Theatre Company production of Anton in Show Business on Friday evening. Then take a stroll downtown to find your new favorite ice cream shop - there are several to choose from. 


Additional Activity Options
See Stephens alumnae around campus for our annual Celebrate Stephens reunion event, go to the annual Stephens fashion show "The Collections" on Saturday afternoon, or peruse our historic costume gallery exhibit while you are visiting campus.


Additional Activity Options
Enjoy complimentary tickets to the New Works Dance Concert, which is sure to be a crowd pleaser, and check out the Unbound Book Festival on campus Saturday.


Additional Activity Options
Explore campus and see areas that have been on your checklist. Take a stroll downtown to grab an afternoon sweet treat and do some window-shopping after your visit. Get familiar with what awaits you at Stephens.


Additional Activity Options
Explore campus and see areas that have been on your checklist. See an evening performance put on by our Summer Theatre Institute! Get familiar with what awaits you at Stephens!


Saturday Open House Days 

What makes a Stephens Woman? See first-hand what Stephens has to offer by exploring programs, meeting faculty, touring campus with current students, and discovering how affordable college can be with Financial Aid. This event is designed for high school sophomores and juniors to explore their next steps in the journey toward Stephens. Saturday events are held 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. on the following dates: 




Individual Campus Visits

Offered every Monday-Friday at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.* A Spanish interpreter is available upon request during every 2 p.m. campus tour on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.**

An Individual Campus Visit includes a meeting with an Admissions Counselor, a campus tour with a Student Tour Guide, and a one-on-one meeting with a faculty member in your area of interest. You may request to sit in on a class when available. A meeting with Financial Aid can also be scheduled upon request. 

If the date you wish to visit does not appear available, please give us a call at (573) 876-7207 or email [email protected]Registration is required to ensure availability

Register now.

*Please see registration calendar for closings and holidays. **Please email [email protected] to request a Spanish interpreter for your tour.

Getting to Campus 

  • Use our find us page to access maps and directions. 
  • See our campus calendar to find out what else is happening on campus.
  • Planning your visit? Check out what's happening in downtown Columbia while you're here. 
  • Not coming for an Admissions event? If you're looking for information on another kind of visit to Stephens, we can help you find your way. 
You can also check out our online campus tour below. 


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