Campus Visit

We know that visiting campus is one of the best ways to decide whether a college is the right fit for you. However, to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, the BGSU Firelands Office of Admissions is not offering daily on-campus visits, events or appointments. Visit the virtual page for more ways to learn about BGSU Firelands. 

While we're not available in person, we're still available for connections and conversations. You can schedule a phone appointment by contacting us at 419-372-0607 or

Please know that BGSU Firelands is excited and ready to connect with you as you navigate your college options. And of course, we hope you’ll consider visiting us at a time that’s convenient for you in the future. We’re here for you!

Individualized Visits

Freshman – Currently enrolled in high school, a post-secondary program, or are starting college for the first time.

Transfer – Attempted 12 or more hours of college level coursework since graduation from high school or since earning a GED.

Group Visits

Group visits are designed for high schools, college access programs, or community-based organizations of 10 guests or more. 

If you would like to schedule a group visit, please contact Victoria Kontos at 419-372-0657 or Please schedule your visit three weeks in advance to allow sufficient planning time for typical group visit activities.

Additional Opportunities for Incoming Students to Visit BGSU

Financial Aid Information – Student Financial Aid is located in 103 Foundation Hall. Representatives are available from 8 AM to 5 PM, Monday through Friday. Appointments are not necessary!

Academic Department Visits – You can speak with someone in your area of academic interest during weekday visits! This must be arranged before you arrive, so please call 419-372-0607 and the Admissions Office will set it up.

Directions and Accommodations – Not sure how to get to BGSU Firelands? Check out these driving directions! Plus we’ve got a campus map you can use to get around once you’re here!