Campus Visit Programs

The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University invite you to experience our community and discover what being a Bennie or Johnnie is all about! We welcome you to join us for any of the following events. While we also encourage you to arrange an individual visit during your college search, the below campus visit options are great opportunities to explore the many advantages of a CSB/SJU education. We look forward to having you on campus!

National Fly-in Weekend Program

Open to accepted, out of state students. Not only will we pay up to half of your travel costs, we also arrange a three-day, customized campus experience for you. To learn more, please see the National Fly-in Program page.

Group Overnight Visit Program

We will provide accepted students with a two-day, customized campus experience with other prospective students. Take advantage of one of these overnight opportunities to see our campuses, meet future classmates and experience life as a Bennie or Johnnie! Registration will be available by September 15.

  • Tuesday, December 4 - Wednesday, December 5
  • Wednesday, January 30 - Thursday, January 31 (Reserved for students interviewing for our Trustees' Scholarship)
  • Tuesday, February 12 - Wednesday, February 13
  • Tuesday March 19 - Wednesday, March 20
  • Wednesday, April 10 - Thursday, April 11 (Preference given to non-enrolled students)

Campus Visit Days

Our campus visit days provide you and your family an overview of what life is like as a CSB/SJU student. The agenda for the day you choose will provide specifics, but you can expect your visit to include an admission and financial aid overview, and a tour of both campuses.

Summer Campus Visit Days

Make a visit to CSB/SJU part of your summer plans! Each visit day includes an opportunity to tour not one, but two beautiful campuses in the sunshine, meet current CSB/SJU students, and learn more about the advantages of a CSB/SJU education. Our program will begin at the Haehn Campus Center.

Saturdays at CSB/SJU

You are invited to join us for one of our Saturdays at CSB/SJU programs to learn more about the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John’s University during a fun and informative day. Afterwards, we invite you to stick around for optional activities. Discover for yourself why Sports Illustrated writer Austin Murphy calls Saint John’s his favorite place in America to watch college football, or catch one of the other CSB/SJU sports teams in action. 

Fall Campus Visit Days

Use your days off from school to visit CSB/SJU when our fall colors are at their finest! Fall Campus Visit Days will be held twice daily on Thursday, October 18, and Friday, October 19. Learn more about the CSB/SJU experience through an informative Admission & Financial Aid presentation, tours of both campuses, and meeting with current students. 

Science Exploration Day

Find out why our CSB/SJU science departments are among the best in the nation! Take advantage of this special opportunity to take in depth tours of our science facilities, meet our faculty members, and hear about our science outcomes. 

Theater Exploration Day

High school students with a passion for theater are invited to attend Theater Exploration Day on Saturday, November 10. Students will have an opportunity to meet with the faculty and current theater majors, tour the art center facilities, and get a behind-the-scenes look at the production of The Tempest. Students and parents can ask questions about our program, the admissions process, and theater scholarships. Guests receive complimentary tickets to that evening's production of The Tempest. Registration will be available September 1. 

  • Saturday, November 10 – Theater Exploration Day

Music Exploration Day

High school students with a passion for music are invited to attend Music Exploration Day on Friday, March 29. The day includes breakout sessions for voice/choral, piano, brass, composition, orchestra, jazz ensemble, wind ensemble, liturgical music/organ, opera and music theater, woodwinds, strings, and music education. The program showcases CSB/SJU ensembles. Registration will be available September 1. 

  • Friday, March 29 – Music Exploration Day