Visit Campus

Because of COVID-19, we have restricted public access to campus until further notice. We look forward to hosting future campus visits, but in the meantime, we encourage you to schedule an online virtual visit. If you have any immediate questions, please email You may also access our virtual tour. Thank you for your patience during this unprecedented time.


A campus visit is the best way to experience first-hand all that awaits you at Northern State University. Check out where you'll live, eat and study. You can also meet our dedicated faculty members, and see for yourself the $100 million in renovations to our campus. Plus, we'll answer any questions you have.


Schedule a Virtual VisitNorthern Bound daysSaturday campus tour


Northern Bound Days (select fall and spring dates)

Meet with current Northern students, ask questions about admissions and financial aid, and meet with faculty from your prospective field of study. Let us roll out the maroon carpet for you! Register for Northern Bound Day.


Saturday Campus Tours (Saturday tours are not available May-August)

Saturday tours begin at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. and include a visit with an admissions counselor. Register for a Saturday tour.


Transfer Students

You are welcome on all tours! Come to campus to find out about the admissions process, application and transcripts, academic areas of study, financial aid and housing.


HOWL Events (Freshman Registration Days)

First-time freshmen participate in our HOWL (Helping Our Wolves Learn) program. Register for HOWL.


Can't make it to campus?

Check out our virtual tour!