Open House

We could write volumes about the dynamic community and unparalleled beauty of Hobart and William Smith, but a visit to our lakeside campus is truly the best way to know if HWS is a good fit for you.

We offer a variety of visit options for busy prospective students and families.

  • On Campus Events
    • Fall Open Houses
      Saturday, September 24, 2016
      Saturday, October 15, 2016
    • Special Events
      Saturday, November 12, 2016 - Fine and Performing Arts Event
      Saturday, December 3, 2016 - Diversity in Admissions Program
    • A Day in the Life at HWS
      Monday, October 17, 2016
      Monday, November 14, 2016
      Monday, December 5, 2016
  • Preview Visit
    • Offered at 9:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Monday through Friday; Offered at 9:30 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. on most Saturdays; approximate time: 2 hours
  • Personal Interviews
    • Interviews are available Monday through Friday beginning in the month of May at 8:45 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:15 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. Interviews are offered on most Saturdays beginning in May at 8:45 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. Approximate time: 30 minutes.
  • Visual Arts Tours
    • Pre-registration is required. approximate time: 45 minutes
  • Affording Your Education
    • Offered Monday-Friday at 11:30 a.m

Please call the Office of Admissions at (315) 781-3622 or (800) 852-2256 to learn more about our visit options and to schedule an appointment. You may also register online for Preview Visits and On Campus Events.


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Geneva, NY 14456
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