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College Up Close

In-person and virtual options

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Whether it’s in person or online, we’d love for you to visit us. In–person College Up Close is a two-day (Thurs.–Fri.) experience. Students in 9th–12th grade and their parents are invited to join us.

All of the spots for our in-person College Up Close have been filled, but we would still love for you to visit us. You can schedule a personal visit, a virtual one or join us for Virtual College Up Close.

Oct. 29–30

What’s happening

  • Tour campus with our student ambassadors
  • Visit classes that you’re interested in
  • Interact with students and faculty
  • Get answers about admission and financial aid
  • Chat with admission counselors

Sample Schedule

College Up Close begins at 8 a.m. on Thursday and concludes Friday evening. Meals are included for students and their parents. Overnight stays on campus are not available.

Health and Safety

The safety of the BJU community and our guests are of highest priority. We are focused on providing you a safe and enjoyable experience.

  • All campus guests will complete a brief health screening, including a temperature check, when they arrive at the Welcome Center
  • Currently, masks are required in all campus buildings and where social distancing is not possible
  • Hand sanitizer and complimentary masks will be available when you arrive
  • Public area surfaces/door handles/etc. are regularly sanitized


A limited number of our Campus View Apartment rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis. For pricing and availability, email the Welcome Center or call (864) 241-1624. Check out other options for discounted rates at these Greenville hotels.

Overnight stays on campus are not available.


Nov. 13

What’s Included?

  • Streamed campus tour
  • Q&A with current students
  • Academic department showcases
  • Major and career guidance session
  • One-on-one Admission meetings (by request)
  • One-on-one Faculty meetings (by request)

High school seniors who meet with both admission and faculty could win a $1,000 BJU scholarship!

Terms & Conditions apply.

Register for Virtual


Virtual College Up Close is offered through Zoom. You will need to have Zoom Client for Meetings installed on your desktop/laptop (suggested) or mobile device. You don’t have to have a Zoom account.

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Schedule (subject to change)

10 a.m. EDTCampus Tour
Our Student Ambassadors will guide you across campus and through life at BJU, sharing tips from their experience as they orient you to our campus!
11 a.m.Academic Showcases
Interact with faculty members as they provide details and answer questions about programs you’re interested in.
12 p.m. Student Experience Overview
Student life at BJU offers many opportunities for both academic and extracurricular involvement, and choosing where to get involved can be daunting! This session with our VPs of Academics and Student Development will explore tips for choosing a major, getting involved on campus, and navigating your college years.
12:30 p.m. Student Experience Q&A
You’ve seen and heard a lot today, and you probably have questions! Ask a panel of current students anything you’d like to know about life at BJU.
1 –5 p.m.Faculty Member / Admission Counselor One-on-Ones (by request)
Chat with a faculty member from your area of interest and get some of your program-specific questions answered. Admission Counselors are also available to answer questions and provide information about the admission process.

For more info or any questions, email the Welcome Center or call (864) 241-1624.