Chatham University

Upcoming Events

Your attendance at our Visit Days includes:

  • Opportunities to meet with undergraduate counselors and various faculty members
  • Admission, Financial Aid, and Housing Information
  • Information regarding Chatham's mission initiatives and how they'll relate to your educational experience
  • Meeting with current students from a number of majors
  • Learning about our DIII athletics programs and meeting coaches
  • Campus tours

If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact the Admission Office at 1-800-837-1290.

New Student Registration Day

9:00AM - 1:30PM

Get a jump start on becoming an official Chatham student. Sit down with your academic advisor to map out and register for your fall classes, finalize your financial aid, complete your housing survey, set up your Chatham email account, and take your official student ID photo. All deposited, non-registered
students should plan to attend this event.



Summer Visit Day for Prospective Students

9:30AM - 12:30PM

Visit Chatham University on one of our upcoming Summer Visit days where you will hear about our admission process and financial aid, learn about our top-notch academics, tour campus, and enjoy a picnic lunch.
9:15 a.m. Check In
9:30 a.m. Welcome and Admission Overview
10:30 a.m. Campus Tour
11:30 a.m. Lunch
12:30 p.m. Departure to Eden Hall
1:30 p.m. Eden Hall Tour (optional)



Summer Community of Writers

8:30AM - 3:30PM

Attend our Summer Community of Writers Visit Day on July 30, 2015 and learn more about the rich history and culture of creative writing at Chatham University. During the event you will be able to learn more about our Creative Writing programs at both the undergraduate or graduate level, participate in writing workshops, tour campus and attend a lecture by renowned author: Wiley Cash. This event has 2 tracks: one for college/graduate students and one for high school students.
8:30 a.m. Registration & Check in
9:00 a.m. Chatham Creative Writing Program Overview
9:30 a.m. Workshop Topic 1/2 (UG focus - topic 1/ Grad focus topic 2)
10:30 a.m. Workshop Topic 2/1 (Grad focus-topic 1/ UG focus - topic 2)
11:30 a.m. Shadyside Campus Tour
12:30 p.m. Lunch and faculty introductions
1:30 p.m. Craft Lecture: Wiley Cash - "Where you from, boy?" and Other Questions Concerning Placing Place on the Page.
3:00 p.m. Wrap-up



Summer Open House & Visit Day

9:30AM - 2:00PM

Jump start your Fall 2016 College search and plan to visit Chatham University on Saturday, August 15 for the Summer Open House & Visit Day. Learn about Chatham’s top-notch academics, honors programs, career development services, scholarships, NCAA Division III athletics and more. Campus tours will be available of the Shadyside and new Eden Hall campus
8:00 a.m. Early Bird Campus Tour
8:30 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m. Welcome, Admission Overview, Student Life and Career Development
10:00 a.m. Scholarship and Financial Aid
10:20 a.m. Honors Program & Academic Overview
10:45 p.m. Academic Breakout Sessions: HS/AS&B/FSS
11:30 a.m. Shadyside Campus Tour and Lunch
2:00 p.m. Eden Hall campus Tour (optional)