Sarah M. Pritchett
Concord University
Office of Advancement
PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712
(304) 384-6312,

After 4 p.m.
Office: 304-384-5211
Cell: 304-320-6405

May 4, 2022


ATHENS, W.Va. – Concord University’s Office of Admissions is hosting a number of opportunities to visit the Athens campus this spring and summer, both in person and virtually.

Prospective students and their families are invited to a Saturday Campus Tour on May 14, 2022. The event will be held from 10 a.m. until noon. While on campus, guests will meet with admissions staff, tour campus and have lunch in the dining hall. Registration is available online.

Visiting campus for a Summer Evening Tour is another option for students to visit Concord University. Tours will be conducted on Thursday, June 16, 2022 and Tuesday, July 12, 2022. Check-in starts at 5:30 p.m. both days with the tours beginning at 6 p.m. These events offer an opportunity to take a relaxed stroll around “The Campus Beautiful,” enjoy a light dinner and hear a brief presentation on admissions. To register visit this link.

Prospective students are also invited to set up a traditional in-person campus tour. Tours are scheduled at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m., Monday through Friday and reservations are required. To sign up for an on-campus tour, please visit

For those who can’t make it to campus, Zoom in on CU is a great way to learn about Concord. The upcoming online event on May 10, 2022 is a general information session for high school juniors who are interested in Concord. The session begins at 6 p.m. and is being conducted by admissions counselors and campus staff who will cover a wide range of topics concerning life at Concord. Registration is available online. Upon registering, students will be sent the Zoom address and further details about the event.

A virtual campus tour is another way for those who can’t be on campus to learn about Concord. This tour offers prospective students, parents and educators a 360 degree look at Concord’s buildings, grounds and additional features. Clickable features encourage tour participants to explore the campus and learn interesting facts about the University. Visitors have the option to submit a request to learn more, schedule a visit or apply online. To take the virtual tour of Concord’s campus, click here.

For additional information about any of these events, please contact the Concord University Office of Admissions at or 888-384-5249. To learn more about Concord University visit

Please note that the state of the COVID-19 pandemic and Concord’s adherence to CDC guidelines
 could impact how and if events are held. For the most up-to-date information, always check

Masking will be optional in all Concord University facilities as long as Mercer County remains in the Green or Yellow on the CDC’s COVID-19 community level map, and the on-campus cases remain low in number.
This reflects the latest guidance by the CDC.

We appreciate your compliance as we do our best to keep students, employees and visitors to campus safe.

Persons with disabilities should contact Nancy Ellison, 1-304-384-6086 or 1-800-344-6679 extension 6086, if special assistance is required for access to an event scheduled by the University on campus.

Students walking outside of the library at Concord University