Attend A Visit Day

Choose the program that interests you.

More than the regular visit day experience - these days will give you the chance to gather with other potential Chargers to experience the Briar Cliff difference. Together, you will experience firsthand the project-based learning, faculty expertise, and academic excitement that will be critical parts of your academic journey at Briar Cliff University.

9 Program Visit Days

$2000 Visit Incentive Earned

1 Unforgettable Experience

Visit Day Schedule

All events are free and open to any high school student in the greater Siouxland area. Use the schedule below to plan the 2022-2023 dates that work for you or your class. Some visit days have limited capacity to please plan to register in advance.

Day, Date, Time

Program / Topic

Plan to Attend

Thursday, 10/6/2022 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM Education Careers Register Now | Add Event to Calendar
Wednesday, 11/2/2022 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Business & Media Communications Careers Register Now | Add Event to Calendar
Friday, 02/3/2023 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Social Work Careers Register Now | Add Event to Calendar
Friday, 02/10/2023 from 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM Health Careers Register Now | Add Event to Calendar
Friday, 02/17/2023 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Business & Media Communications Careers Register Now | Add Event to Calendar
Friday, 02/24/2023 from 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM Health Careers Register Now | Add Event to Calendar
Wednesday, 03/1/2023 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Psychology & Criminology Careers Register Now | Add Event to Calendar
Friday, 03/17/2023 from 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM Health Careers  Register Now | Add Event to Calendar
Friday, 03/24/2023 from 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM Health Careers Register Now | Add Event to Calendar

What to Expect

Every Visit Day starts at 9:00 a.m. with doors opening at 8:30 a.m. Events end at different times, so please check the schedule. Lunch is provided for all registered students. All guests will leave The Cliff with an excellent understanding of what sets BCU apart from other schools by hearing from our faculty, students, and admissions team. Students also earn a $2,000 campus visit scholarship to attend BCU as a full-time student in the future. Every visit will have a unique schedule of events tailored for the highlighted major(s). Use the dropdowns below to read about each program-day and what you can expect! 

Education Visit Day  - SOLD OUT

Learn about the opportunities for Education majors and hear our keynote speaker, Sarah Russell, 2022 Iowa Teacher of the Year.

 Business and Media Visit Day

Join us for a series of interactive sessions that will leave you with a good understanding of all things BCU. Throughout the day you will get the chance to talk to real students and graduates of the Business Administration, Marketing, Accounting, Finance, Sports Management, International Business, Mass Communications, Graphic Design, and Sports Information programs at Briar Cliff. Find out more about the career paths they have/will taken/take with their degrees. Finally, end the day having fun with the social media network that makes up the mouthpiece and customer service line for most businesses today. We hope you can make it! 

 Social Work Visit Day

The Briar Cliff Social Work Department is hosting Social Work Career Day: The Foundation of Helping and Change.

In thousands of ways, social workers help people of every age and background, across the country. High school students looking to create change for others and their communities and help others cope with problems in their everyday lives and overcome challenges are invited to explore the ins and outs of what it takes to be a social worker. The schedule includes hands on and interactive breakout sessions with local social workers, a student panel, a tour of campus, and more.

The social work program at Briar Cliff has been accredited since 1974. With 3 specialized concentrations available, students receive hands-on experience with opportunities for international travel, local service work and networking building skills.

 Health Career Visit Day

Health and Science Visit Day includes a variety of sessions led by BCU professors in the areas of Biology, Chemistry, Exercise Science, Nursing and Social Work. The sessions will include an opportunity to tour the cadaver lab, get a hands on collegiate experience in a lab, and interact with faculty.

Psychology & Criminal Justice Visit Day

Spend time with our Psychology Department and learn about opportunities in this major! Also, participate in simulated therapy sessions with our Behavior Analysis Clinic and finally, meet with our Criminal Justice department and have fun with a profiling activity! 

Join us for the program visit day or days that interest you.

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