The best way to experience Lawrence is a campus visit!

We also offer a wide array of online options to help you explore our community and find out if Lawrence is the place where you’ll shine.

Blu mascot with alumni taking a selfie

Board the Ship: Viking Visit Day

Join us for a Viking Visit Day—including a campus tour, presentation, and lunch. Optional afternoon activities: For students, get a head start on your college application essay with a writing workshop; for parents, attend our student success panel.

First year students walk under the Lawrence welcome arch

Campus Visits

Campus visits include a tour, meeting with admissions, and lunch in Andrew Commons. You can also add customized options based on your talents and interests. Depending upon timing and availability, high school seniors and transfer students may also choose to sit in on a class during their visit.


Visit & Connect Online

Virtual Tour

Explore the Lawrence campus from wherever you are through a 360-degree walking tour with optional student tour guide audio. 

Music Webcasts and Live Streams

Curious about musical performances at Lawrence? Check out our webcast link to stream live concerts or watch recent recordings!

Connecting with Lawrence at a college fair, high school visit, or for an in-person meeting is a great way to explore how we fit with your talents and aspirations. If we're not visiting your area, you are encouraged to sign up for a video or phone chat with one of our admissions counselors.

Houdini Plaza, the center of Appleton’s downtown.

Appleton & the Fox Cities

You'll find plenty to do in Appleton and the surrounding Fox Cities.  Adjacent to campus, Appleton’s vibrant downtown features shops, restaurants, museums, a performing arts center, 公共艺术空间, 公共图书馆, and more.

Aerial drone photo of campus. The Fox River is shown in the background

Getting to Campus

Getting to Appleton and Lawrence is easy. We're a convenient drive from most Midwestern states and easily accessible by public transportation.

Life at Lawrence

Rivers and Trails | This is Lawrence

Sitting between downtown Appleton and the Fox River, there's always new adventure within reach from campus.

Life at Lawrence

Seasons of Lawrence

Tour the four seasons of Lawrence University, and discover the myriad of year-round campus activities!

About Lawrence

This is Appleton

It may sound small and quaint, but Appleton is no sleepy, remote burg. Get to know the town filled with music, art, restaurants and so much more!