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Undergraduate Admissions

Admitted Student Preview 2020

Admitted Student Preview Sample Schedule

Parents and guests are welcome to attend Admitted Student Preview! On Thursday, parents can help their student check-in, take a campus tour, attend the Meet Your Counselor and Welcome sessions, and then enjoy a catered dinner and parent session before leaving for the day. All Friday programs are open to parents.


1:30–3:00 p.m.

Check in

Check in and drop off your luggage.                                                   

1:30–2:00 p.m.

Campus Tours

Campus tours will depart for early arrivals at 1:30 p.m., 1:45 p.m., and 2:00 p.m.

2:00-3:00 p.m.

Meet Your Counselor

Connect with your counselor, mingle with current SPU students and other previewers, and get your SPU gift!

3:30–4:30 p.m.

Welcome Session

4:30–8:30 p.m.

Eat Dinner and Explore Seattle!

Enjoy a pizza dinner and take in views of the city as you experience Seattle with your future classmates during an off-campus excursion.

4:45–5:45 p.m.

Parent Dinner & Panel - Exclusive Parent Program!

Parents will enjoy an exclusive catered dinner and ask parents of current SPU students and SPU staff any questions you might have.

8:30 p.m.

Residence Hall Meet and Greet  

We welcome you to your residence hall and connect you with your overnight host before the evening kicks off!

8:45 p.m.

Residence Hall Socials & Evening Activities

A variety of on campus evening activities will be available to choose from before you head to bed for the night!


8:00 a.m.


9:00 a.m.

Welcome Back

Admissions staff helps you navigate your schedule for the day.

9:30–10:30 a.m.

Next Steps

Come hear about residence life, housing, new student advising, and student financial services.

9:30–10:50 a.m.

Class Visit or Campus Tour option

10:30-11:00 a.m.

Open Office - Admissions & Student Financial Services

Your admissions and financial aid counselors are here to help.

11 a.m.–12:20 p.m.

Class Visit or Campus Tour option

11 a.m.–2:00 p.m.


Our award-winning dining hall will be open for lunch from 11am-2pm.

12:30–1:15 p.m.

Majors & Co-Curricular Fair

Learn about academic areas that interest you and find out what SPU students do outside the classroom.

12:30-1:30 p.m.

Residence Hall Showcases

Hall tours and info sessions will take place in the Emerson, Arnett, Hill, Ashton, and Moyer Hall lobbies at 12:30 p.m., 12:50 p.m., and 1:10 p.m.

1:30-2:30 p.m.

Charting My Way: SPU's Career & Calling Field Guide - Exclusive Parent Program!

Come learn about SPU's vocational Field Guide tool that accompanies students as they navigate campus, choose a major, and start a vocational journey.

1:30–2:50 p.m.

Class Visit option

1:30-2:30 p.m.

Lab Tours

30-minute lab tours will depart at 1:30 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. for the Biology/Chemistry, Nursing, Psychology, Art & Visual Communications, and Computer Science/Engineering labs.

2:00-3:00 p.m.

Campus Tour option

2:45-3:30 p.m.

Athletics & Intramurals Tour

3:00-3:30 p.m.

Theatre & Music Department Tours

3–3:30 p.m.

Questions and Coffee

What else would you like to know about SPU? This is your chance to ask students and members of our faculty and staff those questions.

3:30–3:45 p.m.

Preview Wrap-Up

Prizes, trivia, free swag, and more!