Visit Us

Personalize Your Visit!

When you come here, you'll find

  • Plenty to do. In addition to all the clubs and organizations, you'll find a lot to do in our Falcon Center, our beautiful student activity center. Work out, play Intramural sports, grab some coffee with friends or relax between classes.
  • Gorgeous scenery and intriguing historical sites.  The rest of the country has no idea how beautiful and interesting West Virginia is.
  • Friendly people. Faculty, staff, students and Fairmont residents will go out of their way to make you feel at home.
  • An impressive array of majors and programs taught by faculty hired for their teaching abilities. We are all about helping you find a meaningful career path and then succeed at it.

Individual Tours

Customize Your Campus Visit

Work with an Admissions Counselor to customize your campus visit.

Tour campus, spend time one-on-one with your Admissions Counselor, talk to Financial Aid, meet with an Academic Advisor, find your new home in our residence halls, and have all of your questions answered while you're here!

Click the link below to get started, or call our office with any questions you may have about scheduling a visit.


Students do not schedule their courses during an individual visit, that is all taken care of during New Student Orientation. 

Keep your eye out for New Student Orientation updates! 


Group Visits


In light of present COVID-19 concerns, we are not scheduling group visits at this time.

However, please call us with details of your planned visit.

Once regular visit scheduling has resumed, we will contact you with available dates and times.

For the most up-to-date information about the current campus response to COVID-19 concerns and precautions, please visit our Coronavirus website.


Group Visit or Day On Campus Visits

For groups of six or more, we offer customized group visit scheduling.

Tour our beautiful campus, meet the Student Ambassadors, and get a feel for all that Fairmont State University has to offer.

Please call our office with any questions about visits 304-367-4010.

Exploration Days

Exploration Days are an excellent opportunities for future students and their families to experience an academic session in the students area of interest and visit our beautiful campus.

Saturday Visits

Did you know that we offer a Saturday visit once a month!

We welcome you and your family to attend an information session, tour campus with one of our Student Ambassadors, and get all your questions answered.