Individual and family tours are offered on the following days of the week and time:
Monday through Friday at 11:00 AM
Saturday tours (on specific dates) are offered at 12:00 pm
Campus tours for prospective students and their families are approximately one hour in duration. All tours are guided walking tours; we recommend that you wear comfortable shoes and clothing. Space is limited in each tour to 25 participants. Due to health regulations, pets are not permitted on tours nor in campus buildings.
Reservations, while not required, are highly recommended. Complimentary parking permits will only be available to those who have registered. Parking permits will be emailed to the student in their confirmation of tour registration (24 hours later). All others will be required to pay the $6.00 daily parking fee.
Tour Information: Tours begin in the Admissions & Recruitment Office located in the Enrollment Center, Sage Hall, Room 1020. Weekday tours begin promptly at 11:00 am, while Saturday tours begin at 12:00 pm
Parking: Closest parking lot to Sage Hall is Lot A2. To purchase a parking permit, you may purchase one from the kiosk in Lot A2 or at the Admissions & Recruitment Office located in the Enrollment Center, Sage Hall, Room 1020.
For weekday tours, arriving 30 minutes early is recommended during the regular school year.
Saturday Tours Schedule (2013- 2014)
January 4, 2014
February 1, 2014
February 15, 2014
March 1, 2014
March 15, 2014
April 5, 2014
May 3, 2014
June 7, 2014
Campus will be closed the following dates:
Independence Day, July 4, 2013
Labor Day, September 2, 2013
Veteran’s Day, November 11, 2013
Thanksgiving, November 28-30, 2013
Winter Break, December 25, 2013 – January 1, 2014
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, January 20, 2014
César Chávez Holiday, March 31, 2014
Memorial Day, May 26, 2014
Self Guided Tours
If you are unable to participate in a regularly scheduled tour, we are pleased to offer a self- guided tour. A self-guided tour map may be picked up at the Admissions & Recruitment Office located at the Enrollment Center, Sage Hall, Room 1020.
Directions to Campus
For directions to campus, please click here.
Group Campus Tours (grades 9- 12th & Community College)
The group campus tour is designed for high school and community college students interested in learning about CSU Channel Islands. Participants are taken on a guided tour of the University and will learn about different campus resources such as Housing, Financial Aid, Academic Advisement, Student Life, and other departments designed to ensure student success.
Reservations are on a first come first serve basis and must be made at least a month in advance. Group campus tours are offered specifically on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 9:00 am. We can accommodate groups no larger than 60 students.
To schedule a group campus tour, please email the following information to firstname.lastname@example.org:
- Name of School
- Contact Name
- Contact Phone Number and Email Address
- Requested Date and Time of Tour
- Number of Students and Chaperones
Campus Tours (K-8 schools)
A separate program for K-8 students is offered through University Outreach. Please click on the following link for more information: University Outreach