High School Student Visit

At Minnesota State Mankato, we will continue offering in-person visits and tours of campus. If you have a fever or do not feel well please reschedule your visit. We will also continue to offer virtual visits and tours of our campus, but we are excited to safely welcome people back to our campus in person.

Experience Minnesota State University, Mankato

Visiting campus is the most important step in your college search. Weekday visits are a great way to experience what being a student here is really like.

To cancel or reschedule your campus visit:

Please call 507-389-1822 or 1-800-722-0544, option 1, or email admissions@mnsu.edu.

Walking Tour of Campus

Get an intimate look at our campus community from the perspective of a current student tour guide. Walking tours take approximately an hour and include academic buildings, athletic facilities, student resources and a residence hall.

Schedule a Campus Visit

New Student and Transfer Student Campus Visits

Tours last about 90 minutes and leave the Admissions Office Monday through Friday at:

  • 9:00am
  • 10:00am
  • 1:00pm
  • 2:00pm

Parking and Other Information

Schedule a Virtual Visit

As an alternative, you can sign up for a virtual campus visit on our Schedule a Virtual Visit page.

Schedule A Virtual Visit


If you are interested in learning more about the Honors Program during your campus visit, please email honors@mnsu.edu or call (507) 389-5191 to schedule an appointment with an honors advisor.

Honors Program

Faculty or Advisor Meeting

Meetings with a faculty member or advisor from your program or major of interest are scheduled individually and not through Admissions. To schedule a meeting with the department and admissions on the same day, please contact the academic department prior to scheduling your campus visit.

Academic Programs

Graduate students

The campus tour originates from the Office of Admissions and is designed primarily for prospective undergraduate students. While potential graduate applicants are welcome to take part in the tour, they may also wish to schedule time to meet with the graduate coordinator of their desired program.

Graduate Studies