Visit Ferrum College

Schedule a Virtual Open House

All students who enroll full-time at Ferrum College for Fall 2020 and make an official visit (virtual or on-campus) between spring of their junior year and June 1, 2020 are eligible to receive our Campus Visit Scholarship. Additionally, students who enroll full-time at Ferrum College for Spring 2021 and make an official visit (virtual or on-campus) between June 1, 2020 and December 11, 2020. Eligible students will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship per academic year ($500 per semester), which is renewable for four years. Click here for additional Campus Visit Scholarship Information (keep hyperlink). Click here for additional Campus Visit Scholarship Information.

Thursday, July 23, 2020, at 7 PM

Join current students for a student-led zoom party for students entering our 2020 class! Talk directly with students to have your questions answered and meet your future classmates!

It is time to celebrate you, Panther! Deposited students are encouraged to join other committed students and alumni, from their region, to celebrate their 2020 entry to Ferrum College! President, Dr. Johns is excited to welcome each of you at this event!

Sessions are offered weekly.

Explore your academic program of interest! Hear directly from the program coordinator about coursework, learning opportunities, explore facilities, and much more!

Additional Campus Visit Scholarship Information

An official visit is one arranged with the admissions office, a coach, or other college representative. Official visits may include:

  • Touring campus with a representative of the admissions office
  • An interview with an admissions counselor
  • Attending an Open House Program
  • Participating in a group visit arranged by a high school or another entity
  • Participating in an athletic recruitment visit **
  • Attending any special visit opportunity hosted by the admissions office

** Students visiting campus as athletic recruits or at the invitation of other college representatives must notify the Admissions Office by phone at 540.365.4290 (or 800.868.9797, option 1), by email at, or by having the individual coordinating the visit contact our office. In most cases, those arranging official visits will include a meeting with an admissions counselor, which will also qualify the student for the scholarship.

Students attending Ferrum College through a program that meets or exceeds their tuition are ineligible for the campus visit scholarship. Such programs may include but are not limited to the tuition benefits, tuition exchange, and veteran administration benefits/military programs.