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Housing Tours
Tour Guide with a goup

Housing Tour Center Open For Walk Ins

Drop by the Housing Tour Center on the corner of Highland Road and Veterans Drive to see an example residence hall room, chat with a student tour guide, and see other room styles through interactive, virtual tours.

9 a.m. - 4 p.m.


Daily Campus Tour

Prospective students can register for a campus tour that includes touring a connecting-suite style room in West Hall. 

Students in Nicholson Gateway Apartment

Apartment Tours

East Campus Apartment tours begin at the ECA Activity Center.

Saturday, January 29
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.​
Tuesday, February 1
1 – 4 p.m.​
Tuesday, February 8
1 – 4 p.m.​
Saturday, February 12
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Wednesday, February 16
5 – 7 p.m.​

Nicholson Gateway tours begin at Canal Hall's front doors, next to Starbucks, facing Nicholson Drive.

Saturday, January 15
Noon -  4p.m.
Tuesday, February 1
1- 4 p.m.
Saturday, February 5
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Tuesday, February 8
1 – 4 p.m.
Wednesday, February 16
5 – 7 p.m.


Students interacting with faculty

Contact Us

If you have additional questions about housing tours, please contact the Housing Tour Center at or 225-578-0559.

ADA Tour Accommodations

If anyone in your party requires accommodations, please contact us at prior to your scheduled visit to we can ensure the best possible experience for you and your guests. 

Group Tours

Group tours are intended for school groups or organizations made up of high school students. Group tours may be scheduled between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and need to be scheduled at least two weeks in advance. Tours could last 30-60 minutes.