• Visit Us

    Individual Experience Day

    Visiting campus is a great way to have a meaningful experience of what it's really like to be a student here.

  • What Happens on a Visit?

    Sit in on a class, get to know students on a campus walk, enjoy the cafeteria, meet with a professor, and talk with your admission counselor.

    Campus Walk 10

    Sit in on a Class

    Schedule a visit any day Monday through Friday when classes are in session, and you'll have the opportunity to sit in on a class.

    Dr_ Barth Office

    One-on-One with Faculty

    Faculty conversations must be requested at least one week in advance. We'll do our best to pair you with a professor from one of your academic interests; in return, we ask that you prepare for your meeting by jotting down a few questions about the department that you wish to ask.

    Seniors and students looking to transfer only

    Meetings are dependent on the professors' schedules and are subject to change.

    Market Square South Room

    Overnight Stays

    Overnight stays are only available Sunday evening through Thursday evening and  must be requested at least one week in advance. They are scheduled for the evening prior to your Hendrix Experience Day.  You need to arrive on campus at Ellis Hall by 6 p.m. the night of your stay, and don't forget your sleeping bag, favorite pillow, and a towel!

    Seniors only


    2851

    Schedule an Audition

    Complete your audition for a Music Scholarship and/or a Theatre Arts and Dance Scholarship by March 13. 

    Seniors only

    Airplane Landing

    Airport Transportation

    We currently offer transportation between Little Rock National Airport and Hendrix College for high school seniors who are traveling alone. Airport pickups begin at 2 p.m. If your flight arrives prior to this time, please feel free to bring your favorite book to read at the airport while you wait for your ride. Transportation back to the airport begins at 2 p.m. at the conclusion of the Experience Day's schedule.

    Seniors only

  • Questions?

    If you have any questions about scheduling your campus visit or need to modify an existing reservation, feel free to contact Jenn McKenzie, our Associate Director of Campus Visitation & Administrative Services, at  mckenziej@hendrix.edu  or 800-277-9017.

  • Schedule

    The best way to see Hendrix College! Schedule a visit any day Monday through Friday when classes are in session. You'll have the opportunity to sit in on a class, chat with several current students during your guided campus walk, eat in the cafeteria, meet one-on-one with a professor, and talk with your admission counselor - just to name a few of the options. We limit the number of students visiting on an Individual Experience Day, so the day is all about you. Tell us what you hope to get out of your Hendrix Experience!

    Monday, Wednesday, and Friday Schedule

    Note: This schedule is for campus visits during the academic year.

    Time Event
    8:30 a.m. Arrive at historic Ellis Hall, home of the Admission Office, to check in and meet an admission counselor. Students will be able to choose from a list of classes to attend while families can pick up their own personal schedule for the day
    9:00 a.m. Students attend a class and get a glimpse of what your Hendrix education will look like during the next four years.
    Families, you will learn about Hendrix’s campus environment, academic programs, and life after Hendrix.
    10:10 a.m. Take a campus walk and check out our academic facilities – families and students will head out on separate walks so you can ask those questions you really want to ask!
    11:30 a.m. Eat lunch in the award-winning dining hall. It is our treat, so have a seat, relax, and enjoy a bite with members of the Hendrix Community while you sample a dessert or two.
    12:10 p.m. Hear about the Hendrix Odyssey: Engaging in Active Learning. Learn more about this unique program where students create their own Odyssey based on their academic and extracurricular interests.
    12:30 p.m. See the residential side of campus where you will live and play when you come to Hendrix.. No "show" rooms here; you'll get to see the clean, the messy, the authentic Hendrix dorm rooms.
    1:00 p.m. Where to go from here? Find out about the application process, financial aid timeline, and other important steps to making Hendrix your home.
    1:30 p.m. Finish the day with your admission counselor back in Ellis Hall. Let us know if you want to take any optional walks and/or attend any additional meetings.

    Seniors, sit down and chat with a professor in an area of your interest. Come prepared with questions since you will be leading this discussion.* Meanwhile, families can hang out in Ellis Hall to enjoy the swings on the front porch and have a little free time.

    *Faculty conversations are reserved for high school seniors and must be requested in advance of visit.

    Tuesday and Thursday Schedule

    Note: This schedule is for campus visits during the academic year.

    Time Event
    9:15 a.m. Arrive at historic Ellis Hall, home of the Admission Office, to check in and meet your admission counselor. Students will be able to choose from a list of classes to attend while parents can pick up their own personal schedule for the day.
    9:45 a.m. Students attend a class and get a glimpse of what your Hendrix education will look like during the next four years.
    Families, you will learn about Hendrix's campus environment, academic programs, and life after Hendrix.
    11:10 a.m. Take a campus walk and check out our academic facilities -- families and students will head out on separate walks so you can ask those questions you really want to ask!
    12:10 a.m. Eat lunch in the award-winning dining hall. It is our treat, so have a seat, relax, and enjoy a bite with members of the Hendrix Community while you sample a dessert or two.
    1:10 p.m Hear about Your Hendrix Odyssey: Engaging in Active Learning. Learn more about this unique program where students create their own Odyssey based on their academic and extracurricular interests.
    1:30 p.m. See the residential side of campus where you will live and play when you come to Hendrix. Starting with what we consider the "living room of campus" and ending with the residence halls. No "show" rooms here; you'll get to see the clean, the messy, the authentic Hendrix dorm rooms.
    2:00 p.m. Where to go from here? Find out about the application process, financial aid timeline, and other important steps to making Hendrix your home.
    2:30 p.m. Finish the day with your admission counselor back in Ellis Hall. Let us know if you want to take any optional walks and/or attend any additional meetings.
    Seniors, sit down and chat with a professor in an area of your interest. Come prepared with questions since you will be leading this discussion.* Meanwhile, families can hang out in Ellis Hall to enjoy the swings on the front porch and have a little free time.

    *Faculty conversations are reserved for high school seniors and must be requested in advance of visit.

  • Reserve Your Spot Today!

    If you would like to schedule an individual visit or come to campus during one of our Hendrix College Experience Days, please follow the link below to make your reservations.