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Words and pictures don't do our campus or our people justice.  Want to see what it's really like in Catamount Country? Take a day or a weekend and visit us. You'll meet the people and experience the community that make Western Carolina unique. Join us for an open house event or explore campus on one of our daily campus tours.

Daily Campus Tours

Come explore Western Carolina University! Campus tours are a great way to get to see the campus and learn a little bit about the buildings and activities on campus.

Register online for a campus tour by clicking on the link below.  Once you have created a student account, click the Events button, then select the day and time you would like to visit on the calendar.  

At this time, all campus tours through Friday, May 1st have been canceled.  Additional cancellations will be made as necessary.

Register for a campus tour

Open House

With WCU’s Open House, you and your family can get to know us better. Talk to our professors, hang out with our students, meet our staff, and get a glimpse of all we have to offer. Open Houses are held each fall and spring. Students of all ages are welcome.

Learn more about Open House events

WCU Group Tours

Tours can be coordinated for groups of 10 or more students (school groups, special groups, etc.). You must register your group in advance.

At this time, all group tours through the end of April have been canceled.  We will not be allowing any groups to register during this timeframe.

Register a group for a campus tour

Regional Events

Western Carolina University hits the road and travels to your neighborhood! With events such as Bon Voyage for enrolling freshman students or our Western On Tour, be sure to check out when WCU will be in your area. Register online or call ahead to secure your spot depending on the event.


Virtual Tour

Take a virtual tour of a few locations around campus led by WCU students. You'll see what a typical Freshman Residence looks like, our dining halls, the beautiful center of campus, athletic facilities, residence halls and more.

Explore Our Campus

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