Visit Campus

To meet the diverse visit needs of interested students, we have six great options for experiencing our campus.


Mesa Experience

Available four times per academic year, spend the day experiencing life as a CMU Maverick.

More info on Mesa Experience.

Daily Campus Visit

Tour CMU and learn more about what we have to offer.

More info on campus tours.

Group Tours

Have a group of 10 or more coming to campus? Let us set up a special tour just for you.

More info on group tours.


These tours are designed to meet the specific needs of transfer students.

More info on transfer VIP visits.

Adult Student Info Session

Attend an info session to learn how CMU can help you with your educational goals.

More info on adult student info sessions.

Graduate Info Session

Come learn more about our graduate programs and the application process. Also get a chance to meet some faculty!

More info on Graduate Info Sessions.


Need help planning your trip? Visit our accommodations page to see local hotels that we have partnered with to receive a special CMU discount. You can also check out our transportation page for travel options.

Be sure to use #NewMavs in a Twitter or Instagram post during your visit and receive a gift!


When you arrive for your campus visit, please park in the Admissions Visitor Parking area located next to building 3 on the Campus Map. For Mesa Experience Visitation Programs, please refer to your confirmation letter for parking information.

While visiting, consider enjoying some of the popular area attractions. Popular visitor activities include:

  • A drive over the Colorado National Monument,
  • Visiting the various wineries and peach orchards located in nearby Palisade, CO
  • A drive to the Grand Mesa to enjoy a day on the slopes at Powderhorn Ski Resort during the winter months, or an excellent hike or some fishing during the warmer months,
  • A visit to the Dinosaur Journey Museum in nearby Fruita, CO,
  • A stroll on the Colorado Riverfront Trail,
  • Or simply enjoy the historic Grand Junction downtown.

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Contact us at 970.248.1875 or 800.982.6372