Visit Us

The best way to find out if Abilene Christian University is a fit for you is to visit our 262-acre campus in Abilene. Explore our classrooms and learning labs, check out our residence halls, walk our paths, meet students and professors, grab a meal, and experience firsthand what it means to be a part of our friendly and welcoming community.

ACU offers daily visits, group tours, and visits surrounding special campus events. Visiting our campus is the best way to find out if ACU is the college choice for you. Each campus visitor will have the opportunity to meet with an Admissions Counselor where you can ask questions about the admissions process, scholarships and financial aid.

We can’t wait to show you around. We think you’ll feel at home. 

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Daily Visit

Our daily visit is designed for any high school student to explore campus. Daily visits include a welcome presentation, golf cart tour of campus, and meeting with an Admissions Counselor. Academic department meetings are offered as part of the Monday morning experience. Morning visitors are invited to stay and have lunch in The World Famous Bean.

  • Offered daily Monday through Friday
  • 9:30 a.m. or 1:30 p.m.
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Group Tour

Group tours are designed for schools, teams, or community groups. Group tours are available to groups up to 45 people. Our group tours include a welcome presentation and walking tour of campus. Beginning this fall, please check back for other times and days. Reservations are required, so book early!

  • Offered Tuesday or Thursday
  • 10 a.m.
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Admitted Student Visit Day

Congratulations on being admitted to ACU! Admitted students are invited to register and attend these exclusive visit days with other ACU-bound students. Students will have the opportunity to hear from some of our special interest groups and explore campus in unique ways. Students accepted to ACU will receive a formal invitation to register for an admitted student visit.

  • October 9, 2017
  • November 13, 2017
  • December 1, 2017
  • January 26, 2018
  • March 2, 2018
  • April 13, 2018
By Formal Invitation

Wildcat Preview Day

Wildcat Preview Days are an exciting time to visit campus! These large visit days are designed for high school students to spend a full day on campus. Students can go on a campus tour, attend chapel, eat lunch on campus, visit with an academic department, see a residence hall, and visit with our admissions staff. Wildcat Preview Days are a great way to get an overall feel for campus life.

  • September 15, 2017
    • Wildcat Preview Day Visitors are invited to stay after their visit concludes and attend the FREE concert by Needtobreathe on Friday night in Wildcat Stadium.
  • September 22, 2017
  • November 20, 2017
  • February 16, 2018
  • March 9, 2018
  • March 26, 2018
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Homecoming Visit

Coming to campus to attend ACU Homecoming? Make reservations to include a campus tour during your visit! On Friday and Saturday of Homecoming weekend, we welcome you to learn about ACU’s history, traditions, academics and much more during this one-hour tour. Multiple tour times are available during the weekend.

  • October 20-21, 2017
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Sing Song Visit

Coming to campus to attend Sing Song? Make reservations to include a campus tour during your visit! On the Saturday morning of Sing Song weekend, we welcome you to learn about ACU’s history, traditions, academics and much more during this one-hour tour.

  • February 17, 2018
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High School Scholars Day

Developed for high school students in ninth or tenth grades, High School Scholars Day leads students in discovering more about their strengths. This workshop experience can be helpful in choosing a possible major and career path. The day also includes a campus tour and lunch. There is a fee to participate in the workshop.

  • April 20, 2018
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Many Minds One Body

ACU isn’t just changing what it means to study at a Christian university—it’s influencing what it means to be inclusively Christian. Whether they take classes on-campus or online, ACU students become learners and leaders who know that walking together with Christ requires embracing each other’s differences. See what it’s like to be a part of ACU, then take the next step toward experiencing it yourself by connecting with our Admissions team.

There’s more to explore:

Abilene

Discover Abilene

Abilene, situated west-central Texas, is an extension of our campus community. Explore our surrounding area while you’re in town for your tour.

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Campus

Take an online tour.

If you have a few minutes, take a virtual tour of campus. But nothing beats being here in person.

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Chapel

A Quick Look: Facts & Figures

ACU is home to more than 4,500 students from nearly every state and 41 countries.

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4,500+ students

14:1 student-faculty ratio

150 Miles from Dallas

Ready to Be a Part?

We’re eager to see not only what you can accomplish with an ACU education, but how your unique perspective can enrich your fellow classmates and ACU as a whole.