George's General Tour

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Do your day, your way.

We are excited to welcome you to campus, both in-person and virtually.

Whether it’s on campus in Chestertown, or from the comfort of your own home, we’ll help you experience Washington College in the setting that is most convenient for you.

 

Our Visit Offerings

Campus Visit

Morning Session: 9:30-11:30 am (2 hours)

Afternoon Session: 1:00-3:00 pm (2 hours)

Hear from one of our Admissions Counselors to get in-depth information on WC’s academic programs, learn about alumni outcomes, and discover what a Washington College education looks like.  Afterwards, get a feel for the WC student experience with one of our George’s Generals during an hour-long walking tour of campus that covers academic buildings, the dining hall, and more!

Each student will be allowed to bring 1 guest with them to attend the information session.  Should the information session not be at capacity, additional guests will then be permitted to attend.  All guests will be allowed to attend the campus tour. 

Visits will be offered in a small group setting in accordance with state and local government guidelines to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Visitor guidelines are available on the registration page, and will be sent to you via e-mail prior to your visit. If you traveled out of the country in the last 30 days, we kindly ask that you refrain from registering.

SCHEDULE AN ON-CAMPUS VISIT

Virtual Counselor Interview

10:00 am, 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm (30 minutes) 
Share your personal story and experience with one of our Admissions counselors during a virtual one-on-one interview. Get to know your guide to the Washington College admissions process. 

Virtual Campus Tour

2:00 pm (50 Minutes) 
Get a feel for the WC student experience with one of our George’s Generals. Take a live virtual tour of campus that covers our dorms, academic buildings, and dining hall.

Virtual Information Session

3:00 pm (50 minutes) 
Get in-depth information on our programs, learn about alumni outcomes, and discover what a Washington College education looks like.

Virtual Campus Resource Meeting

Our Visitor Services Manager will be in touch with you to confirm your appointment.

Want to learn more about a certain program or resource at WC? We’ve got you covered. Sit down for a one-on-one with an on-campus office to discuss the ins and outs of the services and educational opportunities they provide. Here is a sampling of the add-ons you can choose from:

Financial Aid • Diversity and Inclusion • Career Development Programs • Tutoring (Academic Resources) • Disability Services (Office of Academic Skills) • Center for Environment and Society • Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience • Rose O’Neill Literary House

Chestertown Tour

At your convenience
Head to downtown Chestertown to scope out your future hangouts and learn the history of the place we call home. 

LAUNCH DOWNTOWN CHESTERTOWN TOUR

SCHEDULE A VIRTUAL VISIT

From athletics to Greek Life, theatre to environmental science, and Student Government to study abroad, WC students are able to do it all, and do it all here – and they are ready to share their stories with you. 

These 30-minute virtual, face-to-face conversations will give you a first-hand look at what it’s really like to be part of Goose Nation by chatting with one-on-one with a George’s General.  Be sure to look for the General you are most interested in connecting with – you can learn more about their majors, campus involvement and hometowns by clicking here.   

Don’t want to turn your camera on?  Chat via messenger by clicking here

REGISTER TO CONNECT WITH GOOSE NATION

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we are unable to offer on-campus group visits at this time.  We are happy to offer virtual group visits until we are able to welcome you to campus again.  Virtual group visits are a great way to help bring WC to the comfort of your group’s computer screen.

What you can expect:

Virtual Group Visits are held via the Zoom platform, and will include an Information Session lead by a member of the by Admissions Staff followed by a Virtual Tour featuring 360-degree photographs of campus buildings and locations with a current student.  Live question and answer opportunities will be available throughout. 

Scheduling:

  • Virtual group visits are held Monday-Friday at 10:00 EST, and last approximately two hours.
  • Virtual group visits are only open to students in grades 10-12.
  • Your group will be asked to provide 1 chaperone to assist in monitoring student behavior for every 10 students brought into the meeting.
  • Virtual group visits are to be requested at least 10 days in advance to create the best possible experience for your group.

If you are interested in scheduling a virtual group visit, please complete the request form below and we will be in touch with you to confirm the details!  If you have any questions, please email Jennifer Pass at jpass2@washcoll.edu

REQUEST A GROUP VISIT

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