Schedule a Visit

Experience Minnesota State University, Mankato

Visiting campus is the most important step in your college search. Weekday visits are a great way to experience what being a student here is really like.

To cancel or reschedule your campus visit:

Please call 507-389-1822 or 1-800-722-0544, option 1, or email

A weekday visit to our campus includes two parts:

1. Walking Tour of Campus

Get an intimate look at our campus community from the perspective of a current student tour guide. Walking tours take approximately an hour and a half and include academic buildings, athletic facilities, student resources and a residence hall.

Tours leave from the admissions office promptly at:

  • 9:30 am
  • 10:30 am
  • 1 pm
  • 2 pm

2. Admissions Information Meeting

Sign up for a 30-minute information session with an admissions representative to learn more about the admissions process as well as general information about our excellent academic programs, cost, housing, scholarships, and anything else that is important to you.

Meeting Only

If you do not wish to go on a campus tour, but want to schedule a 30-minute appointment with an Admissions Officer, please register for a meeting only here.

Parking and Other Information

Honors Program

If you are interested in learning more about the Honors Program during your campus visit, please email or call (507) 389-5191 to schedule an appointment with an honors advisor.

Honors Program

Faculty or Advisor Meeting

While you're visiting our campus, we encourage you to meet with a faculty member or advisor in your area of interest. To ensure you meet with the department and admissions on the same day, please contact the academic department prior to scheduling your campus visit. Faculty meetings are scheduled individually and not through Admissions.

Academic Programs

Graduate students

The campus tour originates from the Office of Admissions and is designed primarily for prospective undergraduate students. While potential graduate applicants are welcome to take part in the tour, they may also wish to schedule time to meet with the graduate coordinator of their desired program.

Graduate Studies