Visit Austin College

FountainBenches (3)The best way to discover Austin College is to visit our campus for yourself. During a campus visit, you may meet students and faculty, tour the campus, and eat in the dining hall. Attend an available class and ask questions of the admission professionals who are on hand to help you learn more about campus.

There are different types of visits to suit your needs:

Individual Campus Visit               High School Group Visit               Preview Event

E78AS0038Once you arrive on the Austin College campus, you may find the Offices of Admission and Financial Aid at:

900 North Grand Avenue
Wortham Center (in Zauk Circle), 1st floor
Sherman, Texas 75090

800.KANGAROO (800.526.4276) or 903.813.3000

Campus MapAlso see Campus Information for driving directions to Sherman and a campus map for a layout of campus, including the location of the Wortham Center and available parking adjacent to our building.

If you have already had the opportunity to visit campus and have not taken the time to give us your comments, please complete our campus visit evaluation.

Office of Admission is closed on the following dates:

We are closed on Saturdays and Sundays from Commencement in May until after Labor Day in September. This list may not be inclusive, as there may be a few additional days which the Office of Admission is closed. Please call us to inquire at 800.KANGAROO (800.526.4276).

May 24-26, 2014 Memorial Weekend
July 4, 2014 Independence Day
August 21 – 22, 2014 New Student Move-In & Orientation
November 24-28, 2014 Thanksgiving Holiday
(for students/faculty)
December 20, 2014 –
January 1, 2015
Winter Break
May 23-25, 2015 Memorial Weekend

Additional Dates to Avoid when scheduling your campus visit:

There are some days when you may schedule an admission information session and a campus tour, but there will be limited or no access to Austin College faculty and students (therefore no class visits, no faculty appointments, and no overnight housing).

August 22-27, 2014 New Student Move-In & Orientation
October 10, 2014 Fall Break
November 24-28, 2014 Thanksgiving Holiday
December 8-12, 2014 Fall Term Exams
December 14, 2014 –
January 5, 2015
Winter Break
(for students/faculty)
January 28 – February 2, 2015 Jan Term Break
March 9-13, 2015 Spring Break
May 11-15, 2015 Spring Term Exams