Fall Undergraduate Open Houses

Upcoming Dates

Sunday, Dec. 6: Registration is closed but walk-ins are welcome.

Spend The Day With Us

  • 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.

Acting Auditions

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.