Visit Options

Daily Campus Tours

Tours of the Bemidji State campus are available on weekdays at 10:00 AM and 1:00 PM.

Some Saturday tours are available! Faculty appointments are not available on Saturdays.

Come experience our beautiful lakeside campus and meet your admission representative.

Schedule your campus tour today!

Saturday tour options for spring 2024:

Saturday, February 24
Saturday, March 16
Saturday, April 27


Campus Previews

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

9:30-10:00 AM Check-in
10:00 -10:20 AM Admissions presentation
10:20 AM-10:45 PM Resource fair
10:45 AM-12:00 PM Campus Tour
12:00-12:45 PM Optional: Nursing lab tour, hunting firearm storage and/or small game cleaning room tour

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

2024 Campus Preview Dates:

Friday, March 29, 2024
Friday, June 21, 2024
Monday, July 22, 2024
Friday, August 9, 2024

Fall 2024 dates available for sign-up in August!

Sign up for a Campus Preview here!


Criminal Justice Visit Day

Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Interested in studying Criminal Justice as a first-year or transfer student? Come experience what it’s like to be a CJ student at Bemidji State, meet professionals in the field at our Career Fair, and opt-in for a campus tour!

Sign up for the Criminal Justice Day here!


Academic Open Houses

Get to know Bemidji State! Our Academic Open House includes a campus tour, admissions information, a resource fair, and an opportunity to visit with professors and staff from academic departments.

2024 Academic Open House Dates: Coming summer 2024…


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 get 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 the volume of regular tour requests, we do not offer Friday options for special group tours.

Group Tour Request Form