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A campus visit is your best opportunity to discover what Salve Regina is all about.

We offer prospective students and their families a variety of opportunities to visit Salve Regina, including campus tours and information sessions, open houses and special events. In addition, our admissions counselors routinely hit the road and would love to meet you while they’re in your area.

We encourage you to play an active role in your campus visit – speak with students and professors, sample the food, attend an athletics event and meet with an admissions counselor. While you’re here, plan to also spend some time exploring Newport. With its rich history, bustling waterfront and endless activities, it’s easy to see why our students feel fortunate to live and study in this unique location.

If you’ve already been accepted, congratulations! Be sure to explore events designed exclusively for you at salve.edu/accepted.

Visit Salve

We are excited to offer you a variety of virtual events to help you get to know Salve Regina, have your questions answered and learn more about the college search and application process. We have also resumed our in-person tours. Please explore the information and options below to find the best experience for you.

In-Person Campus Tours

We are excited to once again welcome families to our distinctive coastal campus. Led by student ambassadors, our campus tours are available to one family each (limit of four guests) and require a reservation 24 hours or more in advance of your desired visit date. To review more information regarding health and safety protocols and available dates and times, follow the registration link below. We look forward to introducing you to Salve Regina.

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Virtual Information Session and Video Tour

These programs allow you to hear about Salve Regina's mission, campus life and academics directly from an admissions counselor in a group setting. You will learn about the application process and timeline, have an opportunity to live-chat with an admissions professional and view our video tour of campus. It's a great introduction to Salve Regina and all the opportunities that exist for you here. Preregistration is required.

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Special Group Visits

Groups wishing to schedule independent or tailored visits may do so on select Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays throughout the academic year and summer months. These visits are available to high schools and community-based organizations with groups of 10 or more students.

Requests may be made through the group visit request form. Requests are reviewed on an individual basis and you will receive a confirmation message if we are able to accommodate your group.

Group Visit Request Form

On-Campus Events

Spring Open House

If you missed our recent virtual open house for students and families exploring Salve Regina, we have posted the recordings of all sessions. We hope you will watch the pieces that most interest you and join us for an upcoming live virtual session, or save the date for our fall open house on Sunday, Oct. 18.

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Fall Open House
Save the date: Sunday, Oct. 18, 2020

During our open house programs, you are encouraged to explore the campus at your leisure and according to your individual interests. Newport is bustling with activity throughout the fall season, and this is the perfect time to visit.

While on campus, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Meet the faculty and learn about academic programs and majors
  • Meet current Salve Regina students
  • Attend workshops on financial aid and admissions
  • Take a student-led walking tour of campus
  • Explore the mansions, residence halls and academic buildings
  • Speak with our coaches and student athletes
  • Learn about student-run clubs and organizations, study abroad and internship opportunities

One-on-One Counselor Meetings

We invite you to join us for a one-on-one video conference with your admissions counselor. These counselor meetings are informational and offer a chance to have your unique questions answered. With the ongoing pandemic, we want you to know that we are here for you and will be offering virtual meetings to help, whether you are just starting your college search or in the final stages of making your college decision.

To schedule a meeting with your admissions counselor, visit our Meet Your Counselor page to find your admissions counselor and then register for a session with that person. If you are not available during any of their listed times, you are welcome to register with any admissions counselor or email your counselor directly to find an alternative time to meet.

 

Student Chats

Join one of our current students for an informal discussion about Salve Regina. Drop in any Monday, Wednesday or Friday from 7-8 p.m. throughout the summer. Click the link below when you are ready to join.

 

Academic Spotlights

Join us for an in-depth look at a variety of Salve Regina’s academic programs. These sessions allow you to connect virtually and ask questions in a live chat to both admissions counselors and faculty or leaders of each program. Learn more about the curriculum, hands-on learning opportunities and alumni success.

Continue to check back for additional offerings as they are added throughout the summer. If you don’t see your program of interest listed, we encourage you to save the date for our fall Open House, where all programs will be represented.

Although each session will be unique depending on the program, all spotlights will include a brief overview of the admissions process and our video tour of campus.

Administration of justice, history and political science

11 a.m. Thursday, July 16

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Biology and biomedical sciences with PharmD and pre-health

11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 13

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Business and economics

2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 13

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Chemistry, engineering and mathematics

11 a.m. Thursday, July 30

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English, communications and media

2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 6

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Mathematics and data science (3+2 dual degree)

11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 20

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Nursing

10 a.m. Wednesday, July 15

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10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 12

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Pell Honors Program

11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 6

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Psychology and social work

11 a.m. Thursday, July 16

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Undeclared/exploratory

2 p.m. Thursday, July 23

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Virtual College Search Workshops

Ready to get started on your college search but not sure where to start? Join one of our experienced counselors to walk through various topics relevant to the steps ahead. Workshops include a live chat to answer all your questions. Additional options will be posted here as they become available, click on the link to review each description. Students considering Salve Regina or simply wanting to learn more as they navigate through this process are encouraged to register.

July 20 - Explore Newport – Life off campus
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July 21 - Essay Writing
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July 23 - Building a Balanced College List
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July 28 - Transferring to Salve, Step-by-step
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Aug. 18 - Essay Writing
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Aug. 19 - To Ask or Not to Ask: A Guide to Letters of Recommendation
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Aug. 20 - The Important of Interviews in the College Admissions Process
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Aug. 25 - Social Media’s Role in Admissions
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Aug. 26 - Breaking Down the Common App
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Salve Visits You

High School Visits and College Fairs

Our admissions counselors routinely hit the road and would love to meet you. We visit high schools and attend college fairs throughout the United States and internationally.

View Our Interactive Travel Map

For more information, or to register for an event, please consult your school counselor. As our list is subject to change, be sure to check with your school or contact our office at admissions@salve.edu or (401) 341-2908 for the most up-to-date opportunities to learn more about Salve Regina.

One-on-One Interviews

Interviews are not a required part of the application process but are always encouraged. Offered throughout the fall when counselors are traveling, our interviews are informational in nature and give you the chance to have your unique questions answered. This is a great opportunity for your admissions counselor to get to know you better and for you to learn more about Salve Regina.

View Our Interview Schedule

No interviews arranged in your area? Visit our Meet Your Counselor page to connect with your school's representative.

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Viewed as a living laboratory, our 80-acre campus is an extraordinary environment that provides access to hands-on learning opportunities for students in many disciplines.