Preview Events

Access DaysPreview Events are a great opportunity for students and parents to visit the campus and get an inside look at what life is like at Asbury. You'll attend classes, eat in the dining hall, worship in chapel and stay overnight in one of our residence halls. In addition, you'll meet our students, interact with professors, explore academic programs and attend informative seminars. Preview Events also include special sessions for parents, like the Financial Aid Seminar.


Sample Preview Event Schedule


7 - 8 p.m.

Center for Communication Arts

8 - 9 p.m.

Center for Communication Arts

9 - 10 p.m.

Milkshakes with overnight hosts
Hiccup Coffee Shop


8 a.m.

Breakfast with Admissions Staff
Z.T. Johnson Dining Hall

8:45 a.m.

Parent Financial Aid Seminar
Kinlaw Library Boardroom

9 a.m. (Choose one option)

  • Class Option
    List provided at registration
  • Campus Tour
    Admissions Office

10 a.m. 

Hughes Auditorium

11 a.m. 

Faculty Panel with Professors & Lunch
Johnson Dining Hall ~ Gray Room

1 p.m.

Academic Fair: Meet Your Professors
Student Center

2 p.m. (Choose one option)

  • Various Department Open Houses
  • Class Option
    List provided at registration
  • Campus Tour
    Admissions Office
  • Admissions Office Open House
    Hager Administration Buidling

3 p.m. (One option each hour)

  • Various Department Open Houses
  • Class Option
    List provided at registration
  • Admissions Office Open House
    Hager Administration Building

4 - 5 p.m.

Drop-in Admissions Farewell
Student Center

Frequently Asked Questions

How Much Does It Cost?

Preview Days are free to attend. In addition, we will cover the cost of breakfast and lunch on Friday for visiting students and their family.

Who can attend?

Any current high school juniors or seniors. College students interested in transferring to Asbury are also invited.

What Are My Housing Options?

Students are invited to stay on campus and get the real college experience in one of Asbury's residence halls. Parents and other visitors are encouraged to stay at a local hotel or bed & breakfast, some of which offer a special rate for Asbury visitors.

What Should I Bring?

If you are staying overnight in a residence hall, bring a sleeping bag, pillow, towel and any necessary toiletries.

What If I Want a Music, Theatre or Worship Arts Audition or Athletics Tryout?

To schedule a music audition, please contact the appropriate music faculty listed below. Audition guidelines can be found on the Music Department's webpage.

If you are interested in intercollegiate athletics, please visit our Asbury Athletics webpage and complete the recruiting form for your sport.

To request a Worship Arts Audition, please complete the audition registration form.

To request a Theatre and Cinema Performance Audition, please complete the audition registration form.

What Events Are There for Parents?

Parents may find the following events especially interesting:

  • Financial Aid Seminar: The Director of Financial Aid will breakdown the financial aid process and discuss the financial aid programs of the University. The session will also include time for Q&A.
  • Faculty Panel with Professors: Professors discuss how they incorporate their faith with their profession.
  • Academic Fair: Interact personally with faculty from each academic department.
  • Parents are invited to attend all parts of the event including the Campus Tour, Classes, Chapel and Meals, but are not required to attend.


Traveling to Asbury

As you prepare for your trip to Asbury University, be sure to check out these helpful links:

If you have any questions about Preview Events, please contact the Visit Coordinator at or (859) 858-5374.

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