Visit Ferrum College
At Ferrum College, we want our students to be empowered to discover their potential, achieve their goals, and make a difference in their communities. The Ferrum experience is rich with opportunities for professional development, hands-on learning, international and domestic travel, and service to the Blue Ridge region.
|Admissions Open House|
|Students, parents, family members, and friends are all invited to visit campus!||Sat., Oct. 2||9:00 AM||On Campus|
|Whether you attend a community college or another four-year institution, spend time with us to prepare for a potential transition to the Panther family!||Tues., Oct.12||10:00 AM||On Campus|
|Panther Pride Day (Homecoming Event)||Sat., Oct. 16||9:00 AM||On Campus|
|Ferrum Friday (Franklin County students)||Sat., Oc. 22||On Campus|
|Tues., Oct. 26||10:00 AM||On Campus|
Campus Visit Scholarship
All students who enroll full-time at Ferrum College for Fall 2021 and make an official visit (virtual or on-campus) are eligible to receive our Campus Visit Scholarship. 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. Click here for additional Campus Visit Scholarship Information.
Students, parents, family members, and friends are all invited to visit campus! The Office of Admissions conducts regularly scheduled tours and information sessions. During the week, we will also arrange appointments with coaches, faculty, financial aid, or others upon request depending on their availability.
Monday – Friday: 10:00 A.M. & 2:00 P.M.
Saturday: 10:00 A.M.
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Virtual Campus Tour
Additional Campus Visit Scholarship Information
An official visit is one arranged with the Office of Admissions, a coach, or other college representative. Official visits may include:
- Touring campus with a representative of the Office of Admissions
- 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 Office of Admissions by phone at 540.365.4290 (or 800.868.9797, option 1), by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, 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.