Reservations are required; we strongly recommend that you make your tour reservation as far in advance as possible, because tours do fill up! You will receive an e-mail confirmation within 24 hours of making your reservation. If you will need disability related accommodations while visiting our campus, please contact our office at 1-800-542-4426 in advance of your visit. Campus tours are approximately two hours in length.
Spring 2017 campus tours
The spring 2017 semester begins January 23, 2017 and continues through May 20, 2017. Guided campus tours are offered Monday-Saturday at 10:30am, with the exception of holidays or holiday weekends. We will offer multiple tours per day in some parts of the spring semester.
Tours include a tour of the Wildcat Recreation Center (the WREC) and brief residence hall presentation.
Summer 2017 campus tours
Guided campus tours are offered Monday-Saturday at 10:30am, with the exception of campus closure days, holidays, or holiday weekends. Campus is closed for summer schedule on Fridays between June 5 and August 12.
Campus tours include a tour of the Wildcat Recreation Center (the WREC) and brief residence hall visit, unless otherwise noted below.*
*A list of tour dates that do not include a residence hall presentation will be available here shortly (as of March 10, 2017).
Schedule your visit
If you have previously opted out from receiving e-mails from our office, you will not receive your tour confirmation. You may re-subscribe by editing your interest page profile.
Click on the link below to create your fastPASS page, view the available tour dates, and make your reservation.
If you need to cancel or reschedule your reservation, please contact the Office of Admissions at 1-800-542-4426 or email@example.com.
Can't make the guided tour at 10:30 am?
You can experience CSU, Chico yourself by downloading and printing our Self-Guided Tour (pdf), or you can download the Chico State Mobile App on your mobile device, and take a virtual tour on campus or from the comfort of your own home.
Guided group tours over 9 are available to high school and community college groups/programs upon scheduling availability during the academic year. Please call or e-mail Special Tours at 530-898-5955 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Where do tours begin?
Check-in and meet your tour guide at the Admissions Office in the Student Services Center (SSC) first floor lobby. The SSC is on the corner of West Second and Ivy Streets. Check our campus map for detailed locations. Also, see our parking map for recommended parking options.