Visit the College

Want to learn how the humanities and social sciences are studied at a world-renowned research university? Visiting campus is an exciting way to experience the College atmosphere first-hand and get a glimpse of what it is like to be a Georgia Tech student. We encourage you to explore upcoming Ivan Allen College events and take a step onto our beautiful campus! Learn more about how to interact with us below

If you have any questions, please contact Elizabeth Miller (emiller@gatech.edu) or Andrew McGraw (amcgraw@gatech.edu).

Exterior aerial shot of Cherry Street showing the Swann and Savant Buildings in front of Tech Tower.

 

Take a Tour

Visiting the College lets you gain a sense of what it's really like to study here and be part of our community. Our tours are led by our knowledgeable Ivan Allen College student ambassadors. Prospective students and parents will have the opportunity to meet current students, visit academic buildings, and enjoy our six schools' vibrant, up-close look. All of our in-person sessions take place in the Stephen C. Hall building on Bobby Dodd Way in the heart of campus, rain or shine.

In-Person Information Sessions & Tours

  • Friday, September 2nd, 1:30-3:00pm (Register Here)
  • Friday, September 30th, 1:30-3:00pm (Register Here)
  • Friday, October 7th, 1:30-3:00pm (Register Here)
  • Friday, October 28th, 1:30-3:00pm (Register Here)
  • Friday, November 4th, 1:30-3:00pm (Register Here)
  • Friday, November 18th, 1:30-3:00pm (Register Here)
  • Friday, December 9th, 1:30-3:00pm (Register Here)

Special group tours or high school visits can also be set up by contacting Elizabeth Miller (404.894.0513) or Andrew McGraw (404.894.4611).

Please note: Our tour and information sessions are for the Ivan Allen College generally, with a larger focus on the undergraduate experience for first year and transfer students. If you are interested in learning about admissions, housing, and Georgia Tech in general, we encourage you to supplement your visit with a Georgia Tech Undergraduate Admission Info Session. Prospective graduate students are welcome to participate, but we strongly recommend you arrange a meeting with your intended department to supplement our info session and tour and to gain the most relevant information.

Register for a Tour

Shadow Day

Friday, Jan. 27 and Friday, April 14, 2023

Shadow Day is an opportunity for prospective and admitted students their fit as a Liberal Arts student at Georgia Tech and occurs twice each spring. It is produced by Elizabeth Miller, Director of Enrollment and Student Affairs; Andrew McGraw, Student Support Coordinator; and the Ivan Allen Student Ambassadors.

We want to emphasize that there is no other program like Shadow Day at Georgia Tech. While there are other visitation programs offered, the Shadow Day event is unique. Our focus is on providing you an inside look into your major and life as a Liberal Arts student at Georgia Tech. The entire day you will be surrounded by Liberal Arts students, faculty, and staff eager to answer your questions and to make your visit as productive and worthwhile as possible. If you are traveling from out of state and want more than a day's worth of activities, call us and we can work with you to plan a schedule.

Registration and Website

Get to know our amazing Ivan Allen College Ambassadors or ask them questions about their majors, minors, or activities.