Tours and Information Sessions

Signup for Campus Tours and Information Sessions

The Admissions Office is open Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. We are located in Grant Hall (yellow building with white pillars), which is the third building on the right inside the main entrance on Union Street (Payne Gate). If you visit campus when the office is closed, look for the "Self-Guided Walking Tour" and other brochures by the front door.  Please let us know you stopped at Union by filling out our visitor card.

Please allow additional time for parking if visiting on an admitted student day (April 7, 14, 21 and 25).

Tours

Student volunteers give tours of the campus that typically last an hour. No advance reservations are required, unless you are visiting with a group of 10 or more.* However, if you wish to let us know you are coming please use the signup form at the bottom of this page.

Tours depart from the Admissions Office in Grant Hall and are offered at the following times:

Monday through Friday: 10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Information Sessions

Admissions deans lead group information sessions for prospective students and their families. The group session lasts just under an hour and will offer an introduction to Union. The presentation will begin with an overview of the College and campus life, followed by a half hour on topics of interest to you - essays, effective applications and interviews.  This Introduction to Union is offered on January 20 as well as every weekday from February 14 through April 30 and June 2 through August 29 at 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. No advance reservations are required, unless you are visiting with a group of 10 or more.* However, if you wish to let us know you are coming please use the signup form at the bottom of this page.

*Groups of 10 or more should contact Lilia Tiemann by calling (518) 388-6112 or via email admissions@union.edu. We can only accommodate school groups on weekdays.

April Saturdays

The Admissions office will be open Saturdays in April from 9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.  Tours will depart from Grant Hall at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. and an information session will be offered at 11:30 a.m.

Summer Saturdays

The Admissions office will be open Saturdays this Summer from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.  Tours will depart from Grant Hall at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. and an information session will be offered at 11:30 a.m. We'll be open on June 28; July 12, 19, 26; and August 2, 9, 16, 23.

Fall Saturdays

The Admissions office will be open Saturdays this Fall from 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.  Tours will depart from Grant Hall at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. and an information session will be offered at 11:30 a.m. We'll be open on September 13, 20, 27; October 4, 11, 18, 25; and November 1, 8, 15.