College and Military Visits


Please visit the colleges website to ensure the correct and most up to date information.

Colleges, Universities, the U.S. Military and other organizations will be hosting virtual meetings that will give you valuable information about the programs they have to offer.

Below is a list of dates and times for some in state schools, but be sure to check out the website of the school you are interested in to see their full offerings.

Carroll College

Carroll offers campus tours Monday through Friday at 10:00 AM, 1:00 PM (except Thursday’s) and 3 PM. Schedule a visit through this link.

Montana State University Saturdays

MSU Saturdays are half-day programs which offer an in-depth preview of college life at Montana State University. MSU Saturdays are free and open to prospective students and families. Prospective students and their families will have the opportunity to connect with faculty and students, learn more about academic facilities, explore campus and meet with MSU Admissions Counselors.

In order to follow strict social distancing and safety protocols, MSU Saturday programs have limited capacity. So, we encourage you to sign up early! Please note that you must register in advance for these events. No walk-on registrations will be allowed. 

If your desired MSU Saturday program has reached capacity, we still encourage you to register for the waitlist of that program in case of any cancellations. We do ask that students and families please do not register for an MSU Saturday event or the waitlist if they have signed up for a weekday visit, as our space is limited in both programs.

Our MSU Saturday visit programs will be offered on:

The Saturday events are currently all full, but you can still register for the waitlist through this link.

University of Montana

UM offers a Virtual Visit every Monday–Friday at 4 PM.
This virtual information session will help prospective students learn more about the University of Montana and the undergraduate admissions process. This session is perfect for the prospective or admitted student and their families to learn more about becoming a Griz – including the application, financial aid, scholarships, student services, next steps and to ask any other questions you might have.

To register, follow this link and select a date and time for your Virtual Visit. Don’t forget to sign up to take a virtual tour for a more in-depth look at our beautiful campus!


Parent Night: April 22 on Zoom

In attendance will be a representative from: Admissions, Career Services, College of Arts, Sciences, & Education, College of Health Sciences, College of Technical Sciences, Dean of Students, Financial Aid, Health Services, Housing, Little River Institute, and Student Support Services.

Register for Parent Night Here!

Summer Orientation, Advising, and Registration: Registration is now open!

All new freshman and transfer students who have been admitted to MSU-Northern are required to attend one of our Summer Orientation Advising and Registration (SOAR) days.  At the SOAR, students will meet with departments on campus to cover the following topics to be ready for the upcoming year:

  • Plan your course schedule based on your major
  • Complete your admissions checklist
  • Meet with a financial aid advisor about financial aid
  • Learn how to work through our student portal online
  • Go on a personalized campus tour

Register for SOAR here!

In-Person or Virtual Visits: Monday – Friday at 9 AM or 1 PM

If you have a student interested in visiting campus, please schedule a time here:

Apply for MSUNorthern here (free for MT residents):


These Virtual Visits are a great way to familiarize yourself with the programs available at Helena College. These sessions have passed, but if you reach out to you can get the information from the sessions or connect with a professor in the program to learn more. Helena College is also offering virtual and in-person tours.


Be sure to check the website of the particular school you are interested in touring to see what options they have for in-person and virtual tours!

US Army

Want to schedule a meeting with a recruiter? Follow this link to request information.

Montana National Guard

Are you considering a career in the National Guard? Use this form to request more information.
You can also reach out to a recruiter directly:

SSG Seth Munro

Phone: 406-439-8533

SFC Mark Bakas

Phone: 406-209-2350

SSG Chance McDowell

Phone: 406-865-0532

Air Force

Looking at joining the Air Force? Reach out to SSgt Xavier Becker, Enlisted Recruiter:

Office: 406-564-0423
Mobile: 406-564-0423

You can also submit a request for more information on applying through this link.

US Navy

You can submit a request for more information on how to apply to the Navy by following this link.

Click here to read a letter about school outreach from Rear Admiral Dennis Velez .

Thinking about a career in the Navy? See what jobs you could pursue here!