Visit Options

On-Campus Daily Tours

On-campus tours are available weekdays at 10 AM and 1 PM See our beautiful lakeside campus and meet your admissions representative!

Schedule your campus tour today!


Campus Previews

Campus Previews include an Admissions presentation, a tour of campus, a resource fair, and optional breakout sessions. The schedule is as follows:

9:30-10 AM Check-in
10 -10:30 AM Admissions presentation
10:30 AM-12 PM Campus tour
12-12:30 PM Resource fair
12:30-1 PM Optional: Nursing lab tour, weapons storage and/or small game cleaning room tour

Due to the size and structure of these events, we cannot accommodate individual appointment requests.

2022-23 Campus Preview Dates:

Friday, August 5, 2022
*Tip: If you attend this program, plan to stick around Bemidji for our annual Dragon Boat Festival weekend!
Saturday, October 22, 2022
Friday, November 11, 2022
Friday, January 20, 2022
Friday, February 17, 2022

Sign up for a Campus Preview HERE!


MEA Weekend – Academic Open House

Spend your MEA break getting to know Bemidji State. October 20th (afternoon) and 21st (morning and afternoon), students and families can register for academic open house events. Not only will they get a campus tour, but visitors will also get an admissions presentation, a resource fair, and an opportunity to visit with professors and staff from academic departments of their choosing. 

Morning Session (Oct. 21)
8:30-9 AM  Check-in
9 -9:30 AM Admissions presentation
9:30 – 11 AM Campus tour
11 AM -12 PM Morning Academic and Student Services Resource fair
Afternoon Session (Oct. 20 and 21)
12 – 12:30 PM Check-in
12 – 1 PM Morning Academic and Student Services Resource fair Admissions presentation
1 – 1:30 PM Admissions presentation
1:30 -3 PM Campus tour

Register for an Academic Open House HERE


Virtual Tours

Launch Experience

Live too far away to visit? Can’t wait to see Bemidji State? Take a virtual tour of our beautiful lakeside campus to start getting a feel for BSU.

Virtual Tour: Explore on Your Own

Enjoy our campus at your own pace. This option includes 360º views, select classrooms, and many other notable locations around campus for your to explore on your own.

Begin a virtual tour now

Virtual Tour: Video

Join one of our University Ambassadors on a video tour of campus. Stephanie will take you along on a typical tour of our campus, including classrooms, academic buildings, dorms, and many other noteworthy areas of campus.

Begin a video tour now 

Request an individual appointment by connecting with your Admissions Representative.


School Group Tours

If you are a school counselor or other school staff member who wants to arrange a visit for a group of up to 40 students, please use the request form below. We will do our best to accommodate your request based on staffing and schedule. Due to high volume of Friday regular tours, we do not offer Friday options for special group tours.

Group Tour Request Form