Submit your application at Open House, and we’ll waive the fee. Your other application materials can be submitted at a later date.
Meet faculty and discuss academic programs.
Tour campus and talk to students about athletics, clubs, and campus life.
Learn about merit scholarships and financial aid.
Find out why we are ranked #1 for study abroad.
Enter our Scholarship Essay Contest.
Enter Our Scholarship Essay Contest
A total of $5,000 in scholarships will be awarded during each open house. To enter, bring a composed essay with you (no more than two typed pages, double-spaced) on this topic: What is the value of an education with a global perspective? Submit your essay during the morning registration in Kuch Center. You need not have applied nor been admitted to enter the essay contest.
Planning a Visit?
If you are traveling to the Glenside campus from more than 250 miles away, you might be eligible for the Arcadia University Campus Visit Grant. We know the importance of a campus visit in the college search, and we understand the challenges associated with the costs of traveling from a distance. Learn more about the Campus Visit Grant.
Students interested in auditioning for the B.F.A. in Acting must come prepared with two memorized monologues with a combined time of no more than three minutes and should schedule an audition appointment time prior to the Open House.