Visit UW-Eau Claire – Barron County

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Touring a college is the best way to see if it's the right fit for you. During all visits you can meet with UW-Eau Claire – Barron County experts and take a guided campus tour.

Choose the visit type that works for you

We offer several types of visits, so you can find one that fits your schedule! Use the buttons below each description to register.

1. Explore UWEC – Barron County Visit Days

Explore UWEC – Barron County visit days are held on the first Friday of each month at 2 p.m. These visit days give you an in-depth view of campus and interaction with faculty and current students. At one of these visit days you will:

    • Experience a campus tour.
    • Meet professors, current students, parents and alumni.
    • Learn about our affordable tuition and opportunities for financial aid.
    • Ask questions about our guaranteed credit transfer.
    • Learn about student life and your ability to get involved with sports, music, theater, student clubs and more!

Register for an Explore UWEC – Barron County visit

2. Preview Days

We offer one Preview Day in the fall and one in the spring. Preview Days are more in-depth visits that include everything an Explore UWEC – Barron County visit day offers, PLUS the opportunity to attend a sample class and a breakout session for parents.

Our Fall Preview Day will be Monday, November 4, 2019 from 8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Register for Fall Preview Day

3. Weekday Visits

These visits consist of a tour that takes about 45-60 minutes and lets you ask questions on a one-on-one basis. When you register for a weekday visit, you tell us the dates and times you are available and we will do our best to schedule your visit at that time.

Register for a Weekday Visit

4. Group Visits

Are you a high school group, student access group or an organization with more than six people? Then group visits are for you! Please register and we will contact you to organize your group visit.

Register for a Group Visit

Special Events

This year we have a couple of special events happening this fall!

Multicultural Student Open House

The Multicultural Student Open House includes a tour of campus, a presentation about admissions and campus resources available to you, and a student panel where you will have the opportunity to ask questions of current students.

The Multicultural Open House is Thursday, Oct. 24th from 1-3 p.m.

Register for the Multicultural Student Open House


The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is an important item to fill out online as you prepare to head to college. If you have questions or need helping filling out the FAFSA, this event is for you! FAFSA Fest includes a helpful presentation about the FAFSA and plenty of time for Q&A.

FAFSA Fest is Tuesday, Oct. 15th from at 6-7:30 p.m. or Wednesday, Nov. 13th from 6-7:30 p.m.

Register for FAFSA Fest

If you have any questions about our visits, stop by the Solution Center in Meggers Hall, Room 161, email us at or call 715-788-6244.

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Students gathered in hallway of Ritzinger Hall in UW-Barron County

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