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Visit Campus

We think visiting campus should be easy! That's why we have many different visit options throughout the year to enable you to experience Hood College. Whether it's your first visit or your fifth, we'll make sure you have the opportunity to learn exactly what makes Hood so special.

Weekday Visits

Register online for a weekday campus visit, available Monday through Friday through Thursday, December 22, 2016.  Our visits begin either during either the morning or the afternoon. During the visit, students will interview with an admission counselor and take a student-led campus tour. Please register one week in advance. For visits on or after January 3, 2016 please call 301-696-3400 or email and we will arrange one for you!

"Blazer for a Day" Campus Visit Experiences

We would be thrilled to host you for a personalized visit experience for you! Most Blazer for a Day visits include the opportunity to sit in on a class of your choice, eat lunch in the dining hall with a current student, meet with an admission counselor and take a student-led campus tour.  These visits can be for your family members too; appointments with financial aid are available while you are in class!  Most visits will begin around 9 a.m. and conclude by 1 p.m.  Blazer for a Day visits for Fall 2016 have now concluded, but Spring 2017 visits will begin on Monday, Jan. 30.  We will begin scheduling Spring 2017 Blazer for a Day visits on Monday, Dec. 18.  To schedule a Blazer for a Day visit please call 301-696-3400 or email

Saturday Visits

The office of admission offers group presentations and student-led campus tours from 10 a.m. until noon on the following Saturday mornings.  The below dates are for students interested in attending Hood College as freshman (please call us at 301-696-3400 if you are a transfer student). Register online:  

Dec. 10

Spring Open House on Saturday, March 25, 2017

During this open house at Hood College join us to experience first hand our amazing academics, student services and organizations as well as make connections with coaches and other college faculty and staff.  You will also have the opportunity to hear from our President and tour our gorgeous campus!  To register now please call 301-696-3400 or email 

Address, Hours and Directions:

Admission staff are located in Admission House and are available Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., and on select Saturdays. To schedule an interview, a campus visit or both, please call Hood's admission office at 301-696-3400 or 800-922-1599, or email at The address is 410 Martha Church Drive, Frederick, MD 21701.

Visitors to the Admission House should enter Hood College on the main drive (Hood Drive).  At the stop sign in front of Alumnae Hall, turn right.  At the stop sign at Martha Church Drive, turn right.  The entrance to access reserved parking for the Admission House will be on the left, just past the Admission House.  Park and make your way into the Admission House using the rear entrance where a member of our staff will greet you.

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