College visit? More like a vacation. Summer is a fantastic time to see Hope College and explore our hometown of Holland, Michigan. Come for your campus tour and then enjoy our city by the lake.

Anchor Days

Join us for one of our summer open houses on Friday, July 19, or Friday, August 2. We’ve got a whole day planned for you (9–4 p.m.), and we know you’ll leave with a solid start to learning all that we offer here at Hope.

Registration

Schedule

8:30 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m. Welcome Session
9:30 a.m. Student Panel / Faculty Panel
10:30 a.m. / 11:15 a.m. Pick 2 sessions from the options below:

  • Off-Campus Study (International & Domestic)
  • Admissions Process & Financial Aid
  • Discern, Prepare, Pursue Your Career & Calling
  • Campus Ministries
  • Campus Tour (10:30–11:30 a.m.)
11:30 a.m. Lunch in the Bultman Student Center
12:45 p.m. Student Panel / Faculty Panel
1:45 p.m. / 2:30 p.m. Pick 2 sessions from the options below:

  • Off-Campus Study (International & Domestic)
  • Admissions Process & Financial Aid
  • Discern, Prepare, Pursue Your Career & Calling
  • Campus Ministries
  • Campus Tour (1:45–2:45 p.m.)
3:00 p.m. Refreshments & Conversations / Campus Tour

Individual Visits

Morning or afternoon visits are available weekdays from May through August (office hours are 8 a.m.–4 p.m.). Options include:

Request your individual visit 

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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Between the genuine kindness of the students and faculty and great organization, my visit was better than I could have imagined.

Maggie from Elk Grove Village, IL