Visit AU's College of Arts and Sciences

The College of Arts and Sciences offers visitors a number of ways to connect with us and explore all that we have to offer. Whether it's an on-campus visit for an open house, online information session, or one of our graduate school fairs across the country, the CAS graduate admissions team has you covered.

New online, on-campus, and regional events are added throughout the year, so be sure to check for updates.

Graduate Open Houses

Join the College of Arts & Sciences for an exploration of graduate school. Our Graduate Open Houses give prospective students an opportunity to tour campus, meet with faculty, current students, and graduate admissions staff to learn more about our programs and what it's like to be a student in the College.

  • Fall Graduate Open House
    Thursday, October 18th, 2018. 5:30-8:00 p.m.
    Registration opens: September 2018
  • Spring Graduate Open House
    Monday, January 28th, 2019.
    Registration Opens: January 2019

Off-campus Graduate Receptions

Can't make it to campus? Join Graduate Admissions representatives and alumni for a meet-and-greet near you:

Online Events

Join College of Arts & Sciences representatives for virtual presentations.

Front of Battelle Tompkins building in spring time.

Campus Visits

CAS offers prospective applicants and newly admitted students the opportunity to meet with a CAS Graduate Admissions Representative during the week.

Due to Finals, Campus Visits will be unavailable in early May. Please check our schedule for availability.

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Yes, you can meet with faculty to gain a greater insight about our graduate programs.

Please note that visits are contingent upon the availability of the department. We will do our best to fulfill your campus visit request. Please note: 

  • The PhD Clinical Psychology and PhD Behavior, Cognition and Neuroscience programs do not offer faculty visits.

  • For the PhD and MA Anthropology programs, please contact Jean Wogaman,

  • For the MFA in Creative Writing and the MA in Literature, please contact Melina Villavicencio,

Campus visit hours: Monday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

For the Fall 2017 Semester, the Office of Graduate Enrollment will hold evening hours for general inquiries on Wednesday Evenings from 5-7pm. To schedule an appointment, contact Kristen Horning at

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