Bearcat for a Day

Oct. 31, 2014:  Please note that Lander is updating the online application and event registration system. If you experience any difficulties and need assistance, please email admissions@lander.edu. We will respond to your email as soon as possible. Thank you for your patience as we work through this update.

By visiting Lander University on Bearcat for a Day, you will get a taste of what college life is really like at Lander.

Bearcat for a Day Highlights

  • Tour Lander’s beautiful 125- acre campus and facilities.
  • Interact with college professors and visit a class.
  • Learn about our application and admissions processes.
  • Enjoy lunch in our dining hall with students and admissions staff members.

After you are a Bearcat for a Day, we think you'll want to come back for an education.


Bearcat For A Day

Upcoming Dates:


Wednesday, February 4

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Wednesday, March 4

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Wednesday, April 1

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Wednesday, April 15

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Register for the Bearcat for a Day Tour

Bearcat for a Day Schedule of Events

For more information such as directions to Lander, accommodations, dining and a campus map please see our visitor information page. While visiting the campus, we also encourage you to explore the Greenwood area.

Tips for Tours

Schedule your tour in advance. We would like to know you’re coming!

Wear comfortable walking shoes. Our walking tours are approximately an hour long.

Arrive on campus promptly. We like to keep our tours on schedule.

Go to Visitor Information for driving directions, a campus map, and local accommodations.

Be sure to ask questions during the tour. Our guides are current students and have great knowledge of the campus and its resources.

Check the weather forecast the day of the tour. Please plan for inclement weather.