College Visits

Below you will find a list of the in-person and virtual events we have scheduled for HHS students to meet college and university representatives from all over the country — if you are interested in attending one, you must fill out the sign up forms linked below.

Check back often as these visits will be scheduled regularly throughout the year!

Attention Colleges: If you are interested in doing a visit at HHS, please contact Ms. Rausch at arausch@helenaschools.org or you can request a visit through RepVisits. 

SCHEDULED COLLEGE VISITS (virtual & in person) at HHS:

DARTMOUTH COLLEGEHanover, NH
October 12, during 4th period. Sign up to make sure you are sent a pass for this event.

This is a virtual visit, but because of the timing you must join us in the Counseling Center to attend. Please sign up through the link above.


EMBRY-RIDDLE AERONAUTICAL UNIVERSITY – PrescottPrescott, AZ
October 12, during lunch. Sign up to make sure you are sent a reminder for this event.

This is a virtual visit, which will be streamed in the Counseling Center. Bring your lunch and join us there, or you can join remotely through this link.


POMONA COLLEGEClaremont, CA
October 13, during 4th period. Sign up to make sure you are sent a pass for this event.

This is a virtual visit, but because of the timing you must join us in the Counseling Center to attend. Please sign up through the link above.


MONTANA TECHButte, MT
October 14, 2021, during 4th period. Sign up to make sure you are sent a pass for this event.

This is an in-person visit that will be hosted in the Counseling Center.


BOSTSON UNIVERSITY – Boston, MA
October 15, during lunch. Sign up to make sure you are sent a reminder for this event.

This is a virtual visit, which will be streamed in the Counseling Center. Bring your lunch and join us there, or you can join remotely through this link.


CHAPMAN UNIVERSITYOrange, CA
October 20, during 4th period. Sign up to make sure you are sent a pass for this event.

This is a virtual visit, but because of the timing you must join us in the Counseling Center to attend. Please sign up through the link above.


UNIVERSITY OF REDLANDS – Redlands, CA
October 29, during lunch. Sign up to make sure you are sent a reminder for this event.

This is a virtual visit, which will be streamed in the Counseling Center. Bring your lunch and join us there, or you can join remotely through this link.


GONZAGA UNIVERSITY – Spokane, WA
November 2, during 4th period. Sign up to make sure you are sent a pass for this event.

This is a virtual visit, but because of the timing you must join us in the Counseling Center to attend. Please sign up through the link above.

Special Events: Program-specific visit days, Preview Days, and more

Some schools are offering special half day or full day programs for students to learn about life at their school. Below is a list of these events, organized by date. If you can’t make one of these events, look further down the page to see how to set up an individual tour and to find links to Virtual Tours. 


Salish Kootenai College Virtual Preview DayRegister Here
Zoom video links will open at 9 am and will be available throughout the morning for students, administrators, and counselors to ask questions regarding academic programs, student life, financial aid, enrollment services and any other questions that you may have. SKC Academic Departments will have videos available to share insight into their departments and highlight academic pathways available at SKC. An SKC student panel will also be available to learn more about current SKC student perspectives, and to answer any questions that you might have.

Wednesday September 29, 2021


Helena College Health Careers Prospects EventRegister Here
This event is designed to help you expand your knowledge of the healthcare industry by participating in demonstrations from local employers and Helena College, an employer and student panel, and a resource fair. Filling out the application does NOT guarantee a spot — selected students will be contacted by September 29.

Wednesday October 6, 2021


MSU Northern TekNoXpo & ShowcaseRegister Here
TekNoXpo & ShowCASE is intended to introduce high school students to all that Northern has to offer in Academics. Ranging from graphic design projects, to diesel equipment operation, to interacting with livestock, and even working with simulated humans in the Nursing lab, this event is very hands-on! TekNoXpo also offers various tracks for students to choose from based on their individual interest in programs at Northern.

Thursday October 7, 2021


Highlands Exploration DaysRegister Here
All attendees will get a tour of the campus with breakout options including Welding/Metals Fabrication, Automotive Technology, Construction Technology, Radiologic Technology, the Pre-Apprentice Line program, and more!

Thursday October 7, 2021
Wednesday April 6, 2022


Rocky Mountain College Preview Days Register Here
The schedule includes a campus tour and a mock class, as well as a parent presentation about student life and academics. For students interested in aviation or equestrian studies, you will get a chance to see the respective facilities and meet with a professor.

Saturday October 16, 2021
Saturday November 13, 2021


Tech Days at MT TechRegister Here
These events feature campus tours, an academic fair, admissions and financial aid information sessions, and fun experiential classroom sessions. Choose from sessions in Engineering, Health Sciences, Business, Computer Science, and more!

Friday October 22, 2021
Friday November 19, 2021
Friday March 4, 2022
Friday April 22, 2022


MSU FridaysRegister Here
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.

Friday October 22, 2021
Friday January 28, 2022
Friday February 11, 2022
Friday March 11, 2022

Scheduling a campus visit

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


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!

CARROLL COLLEGE

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

MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY FRIDAYS

MSU Fridays are full-day programs which offer an in-depth preview of college life at Montana State University. MSU Fridays 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.

Registration is now open for the Fall MSU Friday event on:

  • October 22, 2021

Spring 2022 MSU Friday visit programs will be offered on (registration for these dates will be available later in the fall):

  • January 28, 2022
  • February 11, 2022
  • March 11, 2022
  • June 17, 2022

UNIVERSITY OF MONTANA

UM offers campus visits Monday-Friday at 9 AM and 1 PM, and by request. All visits include a one-hour student-led tour of campus, meeting with an admission counselor and meeting(s) with your academic interests.

UM is happy to schedule additional personalized visits for you including, but not limited to: the Davidson Honors College, Financial Aid, American Indian Student Services, Veterans Education Transition Services – to name a few. Due to staffing/COVID – some of these meetings may be provided in a hybrid format with virtual/phone follow-up meetings during or after your on-site visit.

You can also sign up to take a virtual tour for a more in-depth look at UM’s campus!

MSU NORTHERN

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): http://www.msun.edu/future/apply.aspx

Helena College

Helena College offers in-person and virtual visits to prospective students. If you want to schedule a visit, send an email to Anna.Ebert@helenacollege.edu or Kathy.Mortimore@HelenaCollege.edu. You can check out their website for more information.

MSU BILLINGS

MSUB and City College have a number of events scheduled for prospective students. Follow the link below to see a calendar of upcoming events.

You can also check out the schools from the comfort of your home by visiting virtually. Explore campus, meet with a New Student Specialist, and connect from a safe distance. The link below will show you the options available for Virtual Tours.

MT TECH

Montana Tech has a number of events scheduled to introduce you to the school and help you learn about life and learning as an Oredigger! These events feature campus tours, an academic fair, admissions and financial aid information sessions, and fun experiential classroom sessions. Choose from sessions in Engineering, Health Sciences, Business, Computer Science, and more!

Register to attend Tech Day here: https://iam.mtech.edu/techdaydigital/inquiryform

Tech Day Dates: October 22, November 19, March 4, April 22

Highlands College

Highlands Exploration Days are your chance to learn first-hand about how an education from our Highlands campus can launch your new career in trades and technical fields. All attendees will get a tour of the campus with breakout options including Welding/Metals Fabrication, Automotive Technology, Construction Technology, Radiologic Technology, the Pre-Apprentice Line program, and more!

Highlands Exploration Dates: October 7, 2021 or April 6, 2022

UNIVERSITY OF PROVIDENCE

To schedule an individual guided visit, please schedule it in advance. Virtual Options are also available.

GREAT FALLS MSU

To schedule an individual guided visit, please schedule it in advance. Virtual Options are also available.

ROCKY MOUNTAIN COLLEGE

RMC Preview Days are an opportunity for prospective students to explore what the College has to offer as well as ask questions about the admission process. The schedule includes a campus tour and a mock class, as well as a parent presentation about student life and academics. For students interested in aviation or equestrian studies, you will get a chance to see the respective facilities and meet with a professor. Dates are subject to change due to COVID restrictions.

RMC Preview Days: Saturday, Oct 16, 2021 & Saturday, Nov 13, 2021