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Presidents' Week Tours

Explore our Admitted Student Events

When you visit Hofstra University, our staff, student volunteers, and faculty will welcome you with Hofstra Pride and answer all your questions. Experience the Hofstra campus in a way that's right for you! Information sessions and tours are available six days a week.

Visit Opportunities


If you are traveling from outside the New York metro area, and don’t see a date and time that works for your on-campus visit, please contact us at 516-463-6700 or

In-Person Visit Experiences

Come see Hofstra for yourself.

Hofstra is offering special Presidents' Week visit opportunities, February 17-February 27, 2024.

Presidents' Week is the ideal time to get to know Hofstra a little bit better. We have reserved and expanded our on-campus visit opportunities just for you!


In-Person Information Session and Campus Tour

Meet an admission counselor, learn more about the admission process at Hofstra, and take a guided walking tour of campus led by one of our Hofstra Pride Guides.

Reservations are required; please book early. Please note, at the present time, residence halls will be shown during your visit. 

Monday-Friday at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday at 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.


Join us for Spring Open House on Sunday, May 5, 2024, where you’ll get the chance to explore Hofstra’s campus, learn about admission and hear from current students!

Register for Spring Open House

Are you coming to campus for an Information Session and Tour? On selected days we offer specialty tours that allow you to explore academic spaces more in depth. Check out our offerings!

Register for a Special Interest Tour

Hofstra University cordially invites you to attend a reception designed exclusively for high school juniors! Learn more about academics, student life, and more as you meet members of the Hofstra community. We look forward to discussing all the exciting opportunities that await you at Hofstra!

  • Boston, MA
    Tuesday, March 5, 2024 at 4:30pm EST/ 3:30pm CST/ 2:30pm MST/ 1:30pm PST
  • Philadelphia, PA
    Tuesday, March 26, 2024 at 4:30pm EST/ 3:30pm CST/ 2:30pm MST/ 1:30pm PST
  • Princeton, NJ
    Monday, March 25, 2024 at 4:30pm EST/ 3:30pm CST/ 2:30pm MST/ 1:30pm PST
  • Washington D.C.
    Thursday, March 7, 2024 at 4:30pm EST/ 3:30pm CST/ 2:30pm MST/ 1:30pm PST

Virtual Experiences

Experience Hofstra from anywhere in the world.

Visit Hofstra from wherever you are in the world! Your visit will begin with a virtual information session and an introduction to academic life at Hofstra. Next, you'll take a virtual campus tour with one of our Pride Guides (student tour guides). During the virtual tour, you will have the opportunity to experience Hofstra’s Student Center, a residence hall, and many of the academic facilities available to undergraduate students. Combined, this visit will help you discover if Hofstra is a place you can call home.


Can’t make it to campus? Take a virtual tour from wherever you are in the world and see what makes the Hofstra campus so special.

Take a Virtual Tour

Our virtual campus tour is also available in Mandarin and Spanish.

Join us for a virtual academic overview, where you’ll be able to hear from faculty of each of our schools during the week of February 19th, 2024 through February 22nd, 2024 and learn more about all the opportunities each school has to offer!

Register for an Academic Overview

Exclusive Visit Experiences

Tailored programming for prospective transfer students, international students, and graduate students.

We are here to help you complete your undergraduate degree and serve as a launchpad to your next endeavor, whether that is getting your dream job, heading to graduate school, or anything else you can imagine! Attend the transfer event that fits where you are in the transfer process. Choose from one of these great options to continue your journey to Hofstra.

Find My Transfer Event

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Virtual Events for International Students

International Student
International Webinars and Virtual Office Hours

Get better acquainted with Hofstra. Our International Admission counselors are hosting virtual office hours via Zoom to answer any questions you have about Hofstra, while live international student webinars are available monthly. Check for upcoming date.

Graduate Open Houses

Meet with program directors and admission staff, get information on scholarship and grant opportunities, and apply or register at one of these convenient events.

Register for a Graduate Open House
Open House

School of Business Info Sessions

Business School

Hear directly from the Zarb School of Business on the advantages of our flexible 36-credit MBA, and available concentrations and delivery options, such as the Online MBA, Executive MBA (EMBA), or hybrid New York City MBA, as well as eight MS program specializations. Find the Zarb graduate program that's right for you.

Register for a Business Information Session

Other Information Sessions

On Campus

See if there’s an information session coming up for your area of interest.

See Info Session Calendar

Best of Both Worlds

Campus life. City lights. Have it all.

Long Island and New York City


The Hofstra Cheerleading program is a nationally recognized co-ed squad. The squad promotes school spirit for the University's athletic teams, such as the men's and women's basketball teams. Cheer performances are also requested at University festivals and admission events. See when tryouts will be held.

An audition is required for the Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Dance. Additionally, students pursuing a Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Dance will audition for placement in technique classes, and to determine Activity Grant awards. Get more information.

The Hofstra University Dance Team is an exciting and competitive collegiate dance team that performs at University athletic events as well as other events held on and off campus. See when tryouts will be held.

A portfolio review is required for students interested in the Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Production. Additionally, students interesting in pursuing a BFA in Performance or Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Theater Arts will audition to determine initial offerings of Activity Grants to first-year students. Get more information.


Connect with your future Hofstra classmates, see what current students are up to, and get excited for your new adventure to begin here!


Join us on ZeeMee, the #1 app where students connect before college. Hofstra has a vibrant ZeeMee community where you can participate in live events, hear from members of the Hofstra community, and even meet your new best friend!


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