Prospective Student & Family Tours
When choosing a university, it is essential to become familiar with the campus atmosphere in order to make informed decisions. The Office of Recruitment & Marketing conducts tours of the campus, so that prospective students and their families can become acquainted with Prairie View A&M University.
Family tours for September 10th- December 6th are Monday-Friday at 9 am. Please select the “Online Campus Tour Request Form” link below to register.
All tours require a reservation. Please allow 72 hours for processing your request. Tours are not guaranteed until an email confirmation is received from The Office of Recruitment & Marketing.
ALL Family Tours will begin in the Commuter Room in Evans Hall on the 1st Floor. (Park in the Memorial Student Center Parking Lot and walk North across the street from the Memorial Student Center)
Tours are approximately an hour and fifteen minutes long and include a visit to the freshman learning environment, Memorial Student Center, and a glimpse of several of our prestigious buildings.
Things to know before you come
- Your tour will be a walking tour of campus so please dress for the weather and remember to wear comfortable walking shoes.
- Residence Hall tours are contingent upon availability
- If you are 20 minutes late for your tour, your reservation will be changed to a self-guided tour.
- If you require assistance, please contact the Office of Recruitment & Marketing by Email or call 936-261-1081 at least 72 hours prior to your tour
Excuse Letter Policy
High School / College registrar offices may require visiting students to have paperwork turned in to their prospective attendance or registrar’s offices to receive an absence credit from class. The Office of Recruitment and Marketing will provide a visit letter as part of our visit policy.
* This document is on official PVAMU letterhead, and will have the exact day and time of the visit
* To receive a college visit letter, the student (s) must: Complete a PVAMU information card on the day of the visit & complete the entire tour of campus accompanied by our PVAMU Tour Guide.
Group Tours 10+
We welcome groups of perspective students to Prairie View A&M University. A group is considered to have 10 or more students. All Group Tours for September 10th-December 6th are Monday-Thursday at 10am. All Group Tours will begin in the Johnson-Phillips All Faiths Chapel.
ALL MIDDLE SCHOOL TOURS WILL TAKE PLACE ON MIDDLE SCHOOL DAY – Friday, November 7th, 2014 and Friday, March 27th, 2015
Group Tours are approximately an hour and fifteen minutes long and include a visit to the freshman learning environment, Memorial Student Center, and a glimpse of several of our prestigious buildings. If you are 20 minutes late for your tour, it will be considered a “self guided” tour. Tours are not guaranteed until an email confirmation is received from The Office of Recruitment & Marketing.
Groups must register by selecting the “Schedule a Tour” link below. Groups of 50 or more must contact our office directly to schedule a tour. Please contact the Office of Recruitment & Marketing by Email or call 936-261-1081. Please have at least 3 preferred tour dates when you call.
Dining on Campus
We invite you to grasp the full PVAMU experience by eating in our dining hall. The dining hall has set hours and may vary due to time of the year. Guest/students may eat for $7.75 per person (this is also the group rate). Hours are 11am-1pm. Due to the heavy volume in our Dining Hall, we recommend your group eat at 11am
Self Guided Tours
If you would rather take a self-guided tour and explore our campus at your own leisure you have that option. A detailed map and other relevant information will be provided.
Please note: arriving 20 minutes late will require your group/family to take a Self Guided tour of the campus. Please stop by the Commuter Room in Evans Hall to pick up a Self-Guided Tour Script.
PVAMU Campus Holidays – No Tours
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 936-261-1081 to schedule a campus tour or simply click on the link above.
Tours are not guaranteed until an email confirmation is received from The Office of Recruitment & Marketing.
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