College visit? More like a vacation! Summer is a fantastic time to see Hope College and explore our charming hometown of Holland, Michigan. Come for your campus tour, stay to enjoy our beautiful neighbor, Lake Michigan. 

Individual Visits

On-campus visits are available weekdays from May through August (office hours are 8 a.m.–4 p.m.). We also offer online campus tours and admissions appointments. In-person options include:


NEW! Small Group Tour and Presentation

Spend your Wednesday afternoon exploring Hope with other prospective students and their families!

  • Embark on a campus tour with a current Hope student
  • Attend an admissions presentation led by our recruiting staff
  • Available Wednesday afternoons through August


Summer Open Houses

Join us for a morning or afternoon summer open house on:

  • Friday, July 12, 2024
  • Friday, July 19, 2024
  • Friday, July 26, 2024
  • Friday, August 2, 2024
  • Friday, August 9, 2024

We’ve got a great half-day event planned for you and we know you’ll leave with a solid start to learning all that we offer here at Hope. Registration is now available!

Schedule Your Open House



8:30 a.m. // 12:30 p.m. Registration + Refreshments
9 a.m. // 1 p.m. Welcome + Student Panel
10 a.m. // 2 p.m. Session #1: 
  • Your Pathway to Hope
  • Explore Campus (small group tour)
11 a.m. // 3 p.m. Session #2: 
  • Your Pathway to Hope
  • Explore Campus (small group tour)
12 p.m. // 4 p.m.

Last Questions + Treats

Hope College students laying in hammocks, one hammock installed above the other

Discover the Holland Area

Award-winning downtown Holland is one block north of campus and a popular destination for Hope students throughout the entire year. While you’re in town, be sure to:

We love our city, and we know you will, too!

Sunset over the beach at Lake Michigan in Holland, Michigan

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